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 Summary
Available in gold, silver, space gray, and rose gold, iPhone 6s Plus features an A9 chip, 3D Touch, ultrafast LTE Advanced wireless, a 12MP iSight camera, and iOS 9.

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Available in gold, silver, space gray, and rose gold, iPhone 6s features an A9 chip, 3D Touch, ultrafast LTE Advanced wireless, a 12MP iSight camera, and iOS 9.

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Available in silver and space gray, iPhone 6 Plus features an A8 chip, a Touch ID fingerprint identity sensor, ultrafast LTE wireless, an 8MP iSight camera, and iOS 9.

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Available in silver and space gray, iPhone 6 features an A8 chip, a Touch ID fingerprint identity sensor, ultrafast LTE wireless, an 8MP iSight camera, and iOS 9.

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Available in silver and space gray, iPhone 5s features an A7 chip, a Touch ID fingerprint identity sensor, ultrafast LTE wireless, an 8MP iSight camera, and iOS 9.

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Capacity1

16GB

64GB

128GB

Models and Pricing

16GB

64GB

128GB

Models and Pricing

16GB

64GB

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16GB

64GB

Buy

16GB

32GB

Buy

Display

Retina HD display with 3D Touch

Retina HD display with 3D Touch

Retina HD display

Retina HD display

Retina display

5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and Taptic Engine 4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and Taptic Engine 5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology 4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology 4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334-by-750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi 1920-by-1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334-by-750 pixel resolution at 326 ppi 1136-by-640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi
1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical) 800:1 contrast ratio (typical)
500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard
Dual-domain pixels for wider viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wider viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles
Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
Display Zoom Display Zoom Display Zoom Display Zoom
Reachability Reachability Reachability Reachability

Weight and Dimensions2

Height

6.23 inches (158.2 mm)

Height

5.44 inches (138.3 mm)

Height

6.22 inches (158.1 mm)

Height

5.44 inches (138.1 mm)

Height

4.87 inches (123.8 mm)

Width

3.07 inches
(77.9 mm)

Width

2.64 inches
(67.1 mm)

Width

3.06 inches (77.8 mm)

Width

2.64 inches (67.0 mm)

Width

2.31 inches (58.6 mm)

Depth

0.29 inch (7.3 mm)

Depth

0.28 inch (7.1 mm)

Depth

0.28 inch (7.1 mm)

Depth

0.27 inch (6.9 mm)

Depth

0.30 inch (7.6 mm)

Weight

6.77 ounces
(192 grams)

Weight

5.04 ounces
(143 grams)

Weight

6.07 ounces (172 grams)

Weight

4.55 ounces (129 grams)

Weight

3.95 ounces (112 grams)

Chip

A9 chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

A9 chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

A8 chip with 64‑bit architecture

M8 motion coprocessor

A8 chip with 64‑bit architecture

M8 motion coprocessor

A7 chip with 64‑bit architecture

M7 motion coprocessor

Carriers

AT & T
Sprint
T Mobile
Verizon

Cellular and Wireless

GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE
UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+
DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA
CDMA EV-DO Rev. A CDMA EV-DO Rev. A CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (CDMA models only) CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (CDMA models only) CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (CDMA models only)
LTE Advanced3 LTE Advanced3 LTE3 LTE3 LTE3
802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi 802.11a/b/g/n Wi‑Fi
Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.0 Bluetooth 4.0 Bluetooth 4.0
GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS
VoLTE3 VoLTE3 VoLTE3 VoLTE3
NFC NFC NFC NFC
Wi-Fi calling3 Wi-Fi calling3 Wi-Fi calling3 Wi-Fi calling3 Wi-Fi calling3

Touch ID

Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Fingerprint sensor built into the Home button

Apple Pay

Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in stores and within apps Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in stores and within apps Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in stores and within apps Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in stores and within apps
Receive and redeem rewards using rewards cards Receive and redeem rewards using rewards cards Receive and redeem rewards using rewards cards Receive and redeem rewards using rewards cards

iSight Camera

12-megapixel iSight camera with 1.22µ pixels 12-megapixel iSight camera with 1.22µ pixels 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels
ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture
Live Photos Live Photos
Optical image stabilization Optical image stabilization
Improved local tone mapping Improved local tone mapping Local tone mapping Local tone mapping Local tone mapping
Improved noise reduction Improved noise reduction Noise reduction Noise reduction Noise reduction
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash
Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor
Five-element lens Five-element lens Five-element lens Five-element lens Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter
Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus
Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus Tap to focus Tap to focus
Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control
Auto HDR
for photos
Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos
Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
Panorama (up to
63 megapixels)
Panorama (up to
63 megapixels)
Panorama (up to 43 megapixels) Panorama (up to 43 megapixels) Panorama (up to 28 megapixels)
Auto image stabilization Auto image stabilization Auto image stabilization Auto image stabilization Auto image stabilization
Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode
Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode
Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging

Video Recording

4K video recording (3840 by 2160) at 30 fps 4K video recording (3840 by 2160) at 30 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps
True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash
Optical image stabilization for video
Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video at 120 fps or 240 fps Slo-mo video at 120 fps or 240 fps Slo-mo video at 120 fps
Time-lapse video with stabilization Time-lapse video with stabilization Time-lapse video Time-lapse video Time-lapse video
Cinematic video stabilization Cinematic video stabilization Cinematic video stabilization Cinematic video stabilization
Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video
Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video Take still photos while recording video Take still photos while recording video Take still photos while recording video
Playback zoom Playback zoom
Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
3x zoom 3x zoom 3x zoom 3x zoom 3x zoom
Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging

FaceTime Camera

5-megapixel photos 5-megapixel photos 1.2-megapixel photos 1.2-megapixel photos 1.2-megapixel photos
ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.4 aperture
Retina Flash Retina Flash
720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording
Auto HDR for
photos and videos
Auto HDR for photos and videos Auto HDR for photos and videos Auto HDR for photos and videos Auto HDR for photos
Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor
Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode
Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control
Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode

Video Calling4

FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video
Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or cellular to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or cellular to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or cellular to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or cellular to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or cellular to any FaceTime-enabled device

Audio Calling4

FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio
iPhone 6s Plus to any FaceTime audio-enabled device over Wi‑Fi or cellular iPhone 6s to any FaceTime audio-enabled device over Wi‑Fi or cellular iPhone 6 Plus to any FaceTime audio-enabled device over Wi‑Fi or cellular iPhone 6 to any FaceTime audio-enabled device over Wi‑Fi or cellular iPhone 5s to any FaceTime audio-enabled device over Wi‑Fi or cellular
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)3 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)3 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)3 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)3
Wi‑Fi calling3 Wi‑Fi calling3 Wi‑Fi calling3 Wi‑Fi calling3

Audio Playback

Audio formats supported

AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV

User-configurable maximum volume limit

TV and Video

AirPlay Mirroring, photos, audio, and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later) AirPlay Mirroring, photos, audio, and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)
Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately) Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)
Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 4K, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 1080p, 60 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Siri5

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more
Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions
Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free
Listen and identify songs Listen and identify songs Listen and identify songs Listen and identify songs Listen and identify songs

Power and Battery6

Built-in
rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery
Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter

Talk time

Up to 24 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 24 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 10 hours on 3G

Standby time

Up to 16 days

Standby time

Up to 10 days

Standby time

Up to 16 days

Standby time

Up to 10 days

Standby time

Up to 10 days

Internet use

Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on LTE, up to 12 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 10 hours on 3G, up to 10 hours on LTE, up to 11 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on LTE, up to 12 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 10 hours on 3G, up to 10 hours on LTE, up to 11 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 8 hours on 3G, up to 10 hours on LTE, up to 10 hours on Wi‑Fi

HD video playback

Up to 14 hours

HD video playback

Up to 11 hours

Video playback

Up to 14 hours

Video playback

Up to 11 hours

Video playback

Up to 10 hours

Audio playback

Up to 80 hours

Audio playback

Up to 50 hours

Audio playback

Up to 80 hours

Audio playback

Up to 50 hours

Audio playback

Up to 40 hours

Headphones

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic
Storage and travel case Storage and travel case Storage and travel case Storage and travel case Storage and travel case

Sensors

Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer
Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor
Ambient
light sensor
Ambient light sensor Ambient light sensor Ambient light sensor Ambient light sensor
Barometer Barometer Barometer Barometer

SIM Card

Nano-SIM

iPhone 6s Plus is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Nano-SIM

iPhone 6s is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Nano-SIM

iPhone 6 Plus is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Nano-SIM

iPhone 6 is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Nano-SIM

iPhone 5s is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Connector

Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning