Apple iPhone 6 Plus was launched initially in eight countries of the world and they include: United Kingdom, United States, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Puerto Rico, Japan, and Singapore and this launching of the smartphone was done on September 19, 2014.
iPhone 6 plus was launched as Apple’s first phablet handset of the brand. The iPhone 6 plus comes with a 5.5-inch IPS Touch Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi) display making it the first iPhone to break the 5.0 inch display of older iPhones.
iPhone 6 Plus is faster with the use of the new A8 processor and offers the best battery life of about 2915 mAh Li-po non-removable battery with up to 24 hours talktime and 80 hours music playback. For the in built memory storage, the smartphone comes in 16GB, 64GB and 128GB memory storage variants only and the smartphone does not support an external storage that is, the memory card.
The iPhone 6 smartphone also features the NFC and the Apple Pay service that would revolutionise and upgrades the mobile payment on various devices.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Price in Nigeria
IPhone 6 Plus is now available for purchase in Nigeria at leading online and offline phone stores and outlets. iPhone 6 Plus Price in Nigeria ranges from around 160,000 Naira to 200,000 Naira and these prices may vary depending on your location, available phone deals and built-in memory storage.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Key Features
- 5-inch IPS Touch Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 ppi)
- Apple A8 Chipset with 1GB RAM
- iOS 8, upgradeable to iOS 12
- 16GB, 64GB, or 128GB Built-in Storage
- 8MP Rear Camera and 1.2MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE (up to 150 Mbps download)
- Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
- 2915 mAh Li-Po Battery
- Colors: Gold, Silver and Space grey.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Reviews
Design and Display
The iPhone 6 Plus features a 5.5-inch IPS display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The iphone 6 Plus is designed to be very sleek and perfect for use with a beautiful aluminum finish, built together with the glass screen for an ideal, thin profile. The iPhone 6 plus measures about 7.1 mm thick.
Another great improvement to the physical design of the phone is the transformation from being a hard edged rectangle to having curved edges. The iPhone 6 plus smartphone is available in mainly three color options of gold, silver and space grey to suit the user choice of color.
The iPhone 6 plus smartphone is powered by a strong battery capacity of up to 2915 mAh Li-po non-removable battery. This battery capacity enables up to 24 hours talk time and over 80 hours on music playback. The iPhone 6 Plus promises up to 12 hours of LTE browsing, and up to 14 hours of video playback.
The Apple brand is known to design good cameras and the iPhone 6 plus is not an exception. The iPhone 6 Plus has an 8 megapixel rear facing camera with a large 1.5 micron pixels of ƒ/2.2 aperture. It also features the; True Tone flash, improved face detection, new Best Shot mode and optical image stabilization.
The smartphone’s camera is capable of shooting high dynamic range (HDR) photos and taking up to 43 megapixels panorama images. The camera is also capable of capturing 1080p HD video at up to 60 fps, 240-fps slo-mo videos and time lapse videos. The rear camera is similar to the camera found on the iPhone 6.
It comes with the same new phase detection feature that Apple calls Focus Pixels that allows the phone user to change the light balance. The front facing camera is also efficient as it produces good quality photos. Focus pixels help the iPhone 6 Plus focus quickly. The iPhone 6 plus device makes use of the optical image stabilisation, (OIS).
Performance and Connectivity
iPhone 6 Plus is powered by the Dual-core 1.4GHz Typhoon (ARM v-based) processor and boasts of 1GB RAM. It also makes use of the new Apple A8 chipset processor which offers a 25% faster CPU and 50% faster graphics. The M8 co-processor is also available and helps to take some of the load as well as track user’s steps, distance, etc.
The iPhone 6 Plus houses the Touch ID fingerprint sensor which is built into the home button of the device and the power button has been moved from the top to the side of the smartphone together with the volume buttons.
iPhone 6 Plus features a 5.5-inch IPS display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution and this display is protected with a coated shatterproof glass that also reduces fingerprint smug. The display is very bright with up to 500 nits, which is utilized for watching movies, playing games and browsing the web.
According to the Apple brand, they are introducing a new technology in the iPhone 6 Plus that uses dual domain pixels on the IPS display, providing a wider viewing angle on the screen. For the memory storage, the iPhone 6 plus comes in three storage variant of 16GB, 64GB and 128GB.
The smartphone also supports the 2G, 3G and 4G LTE networks for fast videos and movies download speed. The iPhone 6 plus smartphone supports the use of nano- SIM ports. Just like the other Apple smartphones, the iPhone 6 plus features other interesting connections to bluetooth enabled devices, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi direct but it does not feature a FM Radio.
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Apple iPhone 6 Plus Phablet:
- Platform: iOS 8
- Processor: 1.4GHz dual-core 64-bit Processor (Apple A8)
- GPU: Hexa-core graphics Processor
- Memory: 1 GB RAM
- Colours: Gold, Silver, Space Grey
- Dimension: 158.1 x 77.8 x 7.1 mm
- Weight: 172 g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Single SIM
- Display: 5.5-inch IPS Display, 1080 x 1920 pixels (401ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes (Shatter proof Glass)
- Rear Camera: 8 MP Camera, Dual-LED Flash, 1080p HD Video
- Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, Geo-tagging, HDR, Face Detection, OIS, Panorama, Slo-mo video
- Front Camera: 1.2 MP Camera, BSI, 720p HD FaceTime Video
- Built-in Storage: 16 GB, 64 GB, or 128 GB Storage
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes, iCloud
- 2G GSM: 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900MHz
- 2G CDMA 1X: 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100MHz (CDMA version)
- 3G WCDMA: 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100MHz
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes (CDMA version)
- 4G LTE: 700 / 800 / 1700 / 1800 / 2600MHz (not in all models)
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes, up to 21Mbps
- HSPA+: Yes, up to 42Mbps
- CDMA EVDO: Yes, up to 3.1 Mbps (CDMA version)
- 4G LTE: Yes, up to 150Mbps
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, LE
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, microUSB 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
- Music Player: Yes, mp3, WAV, FLAC, eACC+
- Video Player: Yes, MPEG4, H.263, H.264, XviD
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Maps: Yes, Google Maps
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- Pedometer: Yes
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (TouchID)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes (Siri)
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes (with dedicated mic)
- Fingerprint Resistant Coating: Yes (oleophobic coating)
- Mobile Payment: Yes, Apple Pay with NFC (Visa, MasterCard, etc)
- M8 Motion coprocessor: Measures your steps, distance, elevation as well share tasks with the main processor
- Wireless Charging: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 2,915 mAh Non-removeable Battery
- Standby time: up to 384 Hours
- Talktime: up to 24 hours
- Music Playback: up to 80 hours