Apple iPhone 6 unveiled with 4.7-inch screen, faster processor and camera – Specs & Pricing

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Apple has finally unveiled its next generation iPhones which now come in two different sizes; iPhone  with 4.7-inch one and iPhone 6 Plus with 5.5-inch screen (see the details of iPhone 6 Plus here). Both the iPhones are now more powerful than the previous generation iPhone 5S and they not only have got better hardware but, better camera and screen resolutions as well.

iPhone 6 and 6 PLus

The first thing you would notice with iPhone 6/6 Plus is that there are no cornered edges around instead, the iPhone 6/6 Plus has got curved edges to make it feel comfortable in hands. The power/unlock button has been moved to the left side of the iPhone to make the button easily accessible.

The iPhone 6 comes with a 4.7-inch LCD retinal display with screen density of 326 pixels. The iPhone 6 has got the most powerful processor by Apple, since date. The A8 processor which will not only boost the processing speed of iPhone 6 but, also improve graphics. The A8 chip inside iPhone 6 is 25% faster than the A7 present in iPhone 5S.

The iPhone 6 has also got a 50% times faster graphics processor (GPU). The processor in the iPhone 6 uses 64-bit architecture similar to iPhone 5S.

iPhone 6 has practically got the same resolution 8MP camera but, with bigger pixels which will help make the images more crisp. The lens of the camera has f/2.2 aperture backed by dual-LED flash to make the photos more realistic. The auto focus on the iPhone 6 has also been improved to provide quick focus on pixels

The iPhone 6 has the following specifications:


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  • 4.7-inch ‘ion-strengthened’ retinal display with resolution of 1334 x 750 providing 326 PPI screen density
  • 6.9MM in thickness
  • Apple A8 20nm processor with faster graphics processing capabilities
  • 8MP camera with bigger pixels and dual-LED flash
  • f/2.2 aperture for the lens and digital image stabilization
  • Improved auto-focus and panoramic photos upto 46MP and HDR support
  • Video recording support for 1920 x 1080 pixels with upto 60 frames per second
  • Slow motion video recording upto 240 frames per second
  • Improved f/2.2 front facing camera which allows 81% more light inside the lens resulting in better low-light images
  • LTE support for upto 150MB/s speeds
  • 20 LTE bands supported
  • Voice of LTE (VoLTE) also supported by iPhone 6
  • Wi-Fi with 802.11 ac support
  • NFC payments
  • Powered by iOS 8

iPhone 6 will be available for pre-orders from September 12, 2014 whereas it will be available in markets around the world starting September 19, 2014. iPhone 6 with 16GB storage will cost you $199 with a contract whereas, the 64GB and 128GB models will be priced $299 and $399 respectively.