Apple announces iPhone 6
Apple Announces iPhone 6. Just a few hours before, on Tuesday midnight (IST), Apple unveiled the latest version of its flagship Smartphone, under the official brand name iPhone 6.
Apple Announces iPhone 6, Features, Specification List. Just a few hours before, on Tuesday midnight (IST), Apple unveiled the latest version of its flagship Smartphone, under the official brand name iPhone 6. The Smartphone features a new Retina HD Display, and has a 4.7'' screen.
The phone also comes in a larger version called the iPhone 6 Plus with a 5.5'' Retina HD Display, as envisaged previously. This bigger iPhone benefits from a special one-handed mode. Both phones feature Apple's 64-bit A8 chip, and an M8 next-generation motion coprocessor. This extra processing power makes the new iPhone 84-times faster than the original iPhone.
It has even a better battery life as claimed by the Apple, the manufacturers.
The other features of the said Smartphone include:
The iPhone 6 features 150 Mbps LTE technology and VoLTE for clearer-sounding phone calls as well as simultaneous voice and data transmission. Faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi comes standard on the devices, as well as Wi-Fi calling, allowing phone calls using a Wi-Fi connection rather than a cellular network. T-Mobile will be the first U.S. carrier to allow the new Wi-Fi calling feature.
The phone's optics include an improved 8MP iSight camera on both models. The camera can capture 1080p video at 30 fps or 60 fps, and slo-mo video at 120 fps or 240 fps.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will feature Apple's new iOS 8 software and will come in multiple colors: Gold, Silver and Space Gray. Both models come equipped with the new Apple Pay technology for fast purchases using Touch ID.
The Iphone will be launched in the U.S. on September 19, for which the pre-order sales begin on September, 12. India might have to wait for some more time, for obvious reasons.