Calling it as the biggest advancement in iPhone, The Apple on Tuesday announced the latest member of its smartphone lineup, the 5.5-inch IPS LCD display iPhone 6 Plus.
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As the company introduces their latest member of the smartphone lineup (iPhone), iPhone 6 Plus is built with a 5.5 IPS LCD display with a Retina HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, thus 1080p, leads to a high pixel-density of 401 ppi (pixels per inch), and is running on IOS 8 which was tweaked to take domination of the larger display.
iPhone 6 Plus can be large on screen and HD, but quite can’t seem to be as high as a Quad-HD resolution like we're seeing from the LG G3 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.
According to the company, the user interface system has been optimized to take over for iPhone 6 Plus’ screen and offers a split-screen mode in several apps like earlier leaks seen.
The iPhone 6 Plus is built and powered by a new 64-bit A8 chip using the 20nm manufacturing process. While still offering 25% more CPU power and 50% GPU boost.
With a brand new camera sensor iPhone 6 Plus has an 8 megapixel camera powered with True Tone Flash and a 2.2 aperture, while the panorama can now do 43 megapixel panoramas, it also had an optical image stabilization.
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Selfie’s? iPhone 6 Plus’ camera also improved the front-facing camera for HDR “non-stop” selfies.
The iPhone 6 Plus supports 20 LTE bands, but only 150Mbps cat4 LTE, unlike the latest 300Mbps Cat 6. While on the positive side the smartphone comes with VoLTE and Wi-Fi 802. 11ac which promises a 3x faster Wi-Fi unlike previous release “iPhone 5s”.
Here’s a quick peek for the iPhone 6 Plus Phone;
- The iPhone 6 Plus has a 5.5-inch display that has a resolution of 1080 x 1920 HD IPS LCD.
- The design comes in at only 7.1mm.
- IOS 8 on the iPhone 6 Plus supports landscape view.
- The new A8 CPU promises to deliver 25% faster processing and 50% better graphics.
- The camera sits in at 8 megapixels with a new sensor, 1.5 pixels/2.2, Focus Pixels, Optical Image Stabilization and a lot more to improve image quality
- Slo-mo video now up to super slow 240fps
- A 128GB version
The iPhone 6 Plus will be available on September 19 in nine countries and is priced starting at $299 for 16GB, $399 for 64GB and $499 for 128GB with two year contracts.
iPhone 6 Plus will come with three different colors – “Gold, Space Gray and silver”.
Sources: YugaTech, Mashable