6 Innovative Features That iPhone 6s And 6s Plus Borrowed From Other Smartphones

    Apple has made a huge buzz in the smartphone market with its innovative iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus.

    Apple iPhone 6S is the most advanced iPhones ever, adding a new dimensions to the iPhone's revolutionary Muli-Touch interface and 3D Touch.

    SEE ALSO: 10 Key Differences Between HTC One A9 and Apple iPhone 6s

    As expected the physical design of both new iPhones are same as the previous models. But, comes with minor adjustments to the dimensions of the new hardware. The iPhone 6S and the iPhone 6S Plus features 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch LED Retina display respectively.

    Well, we have already know that the latest iPhones run on the iOS 9 and that comes with features, which you can see them on Android phones. Take a look at the slider below to know all the features that iPhone 6s borrowed from other smartphones.

    3D Touch

    Apple introduced 3D Touch features on the new iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus. The 3D Touch allows users to press with different levels of force, which sensed through display to execute different commands. The 3D Touch features two major functions: peek and pop. The peek function allows user to look something briefly, while the pop creates a new menu.

    The similar features was found in SurePress on the BlackBerry Storm 2. Huawei also managed to include similar feature on its Mate S before the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.


    Live Photo

    Apple introduced the new feature, which is sort of HTC's Zeo or Nokia's Lumia Camera application. Basically, the Live Photos is that the camera records 1.5 seconds of content before and after you take a photo, and allows to view little moving picture when you long press a photo. This features brings the photo to life, and gives a quick reminder of the moment, without even recording.

    4K Video Recording

    4K video recording allows users to record high quality videos at 3840x2160 pixels. The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are the first Apple smartphones that offers 4K video recording.
    However, many Android flagship smartphones have already came with 4K video-enabled camera. Smartphones like Sony Xperia Z3 and the LG G3 supported this features last year.

    Playback Zoom

    Apple latest iPhoens now got the ability to playback zoom, with actually zoom into objects in videos while playing. This feature has been present on number of Android smartphone including Samsung Galaxy models for years.

    Retina Flash

    Apple iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus flaunts a 5 megapixel front-facing camera but there is no flash on the front side of the phone. Apple came with an great solution, through which the screen goes three times brighter and acts as a flash and the company calls it as Retina Flash.

    However, you can find many Android apps like Front Flash that works similar to the Retina Flash, and sets the brightness of the display maximum while taking a picture. Meanwhile, the Oppo R7 Plus also feature the similar function.


    Hey Siri

    The new iPhone 6s and the 6s Plus features the improved Siri voice assistant, that can be activated by just saying 'Hey Siri'. While, the number of Android smartphone supports a similar feature for Google Now and Microsoft's Lumia smartphone also offer voice activated Cortana assistant using voice command.


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