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Apple iPhone 6

AppleReleased on 9/19/2014
iOS Operating system
4.7 in Screen size
8 Launch OS version

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After years of eschewing larger screen sizes, Apple has finally submitted to peer pressure and released two significantly larger iPhones. The iPhone 6 may be the more petite of the two, but it’s still significantly bigger than the 4-inch iPhone 5S.

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Comparisons
apple iphone 6 press
Apple iPhone 6
Release date
9/19/2014
Release price
$199.99
Physical keyboard
 
Operating system
iOS
Screen size
4.7 in
Launch OS version
8
Thickness
0.27 in
Resolution
1334 x 750
Display technology
IPS
PPI
326
Brightness
500 cd/m2
Contrast ratio
1400:1
4G (LTE)
Yes
3G
Yes
2G
Yes
Bluetooth version
4.0
Wi-Fi compatibility
802.11ac
Mobile hotspot
Yes
NFC support
Yes
Sensors
Accelerometer, Barometer, Digital compass, GPS, Gyroscope, Fingerprint, Ambient light, Proximity
Manufacturer
Apple
Model
A8
Speed
1.4 GHz
Model
A8
RAM
1 GB
Front camera photo resolution
2.1 MP
Front-facing camera
Yes
Rear camera photo resolution
8 MP
Rear-facing camera
Yes
Flash
Yes
High quality camera
Yes
Rear camera video resolution
1080p
9/15/2017
$699.00
 
iOS
4.7 in
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
09/16/2016
$649.00
 
iOS
4.7 in
10.0.1
0.28 in
750 x 1334
IPS
326
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
4.2 + LE
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer, Barometer, Digital compass, GPS, Gyroscope, Fingerprint, Proximity
Apple
A10 Fusion
 
A10 Fusion
2 GB
12 MP
Yes
7 MP
Yes
Yes
Yes
1080p
03/01/2016
$499.00
 
iOS
4 in
9.3
0.3 in
640 x 1136
IPS
326
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
4.2 + LE
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer, Digital compass, Gyroscope, Fingerprint, Proximity
Apple
A9
1.84 GHz
A9
2 GB
1.2 MP
Yes
12 MP
Yes
Yes
Yes
2160p
09/2015
$969.95
 
iOS
4.7 in
9
0.28 in
750x1334
IPS
326
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
4.2 + LE
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer, Barometer, Digital compass, GPS, Gyroscope, Fingerprint, Proximity
Apple
Apple A9
 
Apple A9
2 GB
5 MP
Yes
12 MP
Yes
Yes
 
2160p
09/19/2014
$299.99
 
iOS
5.5 in
8
0.28 in
1920 x 1080
IPS
401
500 cd/m2
1300:1
Yes
Yes
Yes
4.0
802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Yes
Yes
Accelerometer, Barometer, Digital compass, Gyroscope, Fingerprint
Apple
A8
1.4 GHz
A8
2 GB
2.1 MP
Yes
8 MP
Yes
Yes
Yes
1080p
9/21/2012
$199.00
 
iOS
4 in
iOS 6
7.6 in
 
 
326
 
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
4.0
 
Yes
 
Accelerometer
A6
Apple
1 GHz
Apple
 
 
 
8 MP
 
Yes
 
1080P
 
 
 
iOS
3.5 in
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
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Cupertino, California-based computer maker Apple Inc. is not only the most valuable technology company in the world, it’s the most valuable company on the planet. Period. Since Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak formed the home computer manufacturer in 1976, Apple has played a pivotal role in popularizing consumer technology by making devices designed with ease of use in mind. Its iconic devices, such as the Apple II, iMac, iPod, iPhone and iPad, have helped shape popular understanding consumer technology.