Apple iPhone 6S: 10 Best And Worst Features Of Apple's New Smartphone

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Apple iPhones are undoubtedly the best smartphones available in the market. The company has finally unwrapped its next generation iPhone at an event in San Francisco.

The iPhone 6S and the iPhone 6S Plus features 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch LED Retina display respectively. Well, the iPhone 6S flaunts a 1334x750 pixels of resolution display, while the bigger screen iPhone 6S Plus comes with 1920x1080 pixels resolution.

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Apple came up with the Force Touch functionality, which the company called as 3D Force Touch and both iPhones are extremely fast having A9 chip on-board. In the camera department, it is equipped with a 12 megapixel iSight camera rear camera with improved OIS as well as a 5 megapixel front facing camera. Both smartphones can record 4K video recording using the primary camera and up to 720p video recording from selfie shooter.

According to a report, Apple has also planed to launch the latest iPhones in the Indian market in the first half of October. While the Apple Watch will be made available before the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus in India, to directly rival Samsung this festival season.

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To provide a better perspective on the Apple iPhone 6S, we have jotted down the best and worst features of the best ever iPhone developed by Apple. Take a look at the slider below.

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The Best:

The new iPhone 6S sports a 4.7 inch LED Retina display at a resolution of 1334x750 pixels with 401ppi. With the screen size its very comfortable to hold the device. The display is sharp and bright and the photos and videos on the display looks great.

3D Touch

The Best:

Apple basically added the Force Touch to the iPhone, but called it as 3D Touch. 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 Best:

The iPhone 6S is going to be extremely faster, Apple says that the new A9 chip in the iPhone 6S is 70 percent faster than the A8 chipset, which is used in iPhone 6 and 90 percent faster for graphics performance.

iSight Camera

The Best:

Apple is undoubtedly best smartphone camera maker. With only 8 megapixel shooter on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple made a buzz on the market. Now, Apple has enhanced the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus with 12 megapixel iSight camera on the back and a 5 megapixels Face Time camera on front.

Live Photos

The Best:

Apple introduced a new feature called Live Photos, which basically 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.


The Worst:

As expected the iPhone 6S flaunts the same design and built as the previous iPhone. Well, the iPhone 6S has a wonderful build quality and even looks great. Interestingly, Apple came up with unibody aluminum chassis design, but could have added a more textured or grippy finish on the back of the iPhone 6S for more comfort holding.

External Storage Option

The Worst:

The Apple iPhone 6S comes with three storage variants: 16/64/128GB. But there is no SD card slot to expand memory

Comparatively Less Megapixels

The Worst:

The iPhone 6S takes great photos, and more over Apple has also increased megapixel count from 8 to 12. However, the 12 megapixel camera on iPhone 6S is a disadvantage when compared to other Android smartphones.


The Worst:

The iPhone 6S comes with a non-removable 1715mAh battery, which the company claims that the battery can stand for a whole day. But, we need to consider the faster A9 processor and the biggest features 3D Touch which tend to drain the battery.


The Worst:

The smartphones will be available starting September 18 in selected markets and will be available in three models. Well, the iPhone will hit the Indian market sometime in October. The iPhone 6S is made available in 16GB for $649 (Approx Rs. 43,000), 64GB for $749 (Approx Rs. 50,000) and 128GB for $849 (Approx Rs. 56,310).

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