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iPhone 6s Plus: Worth Buying In 2022

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iPhone 6s Plus was a great trend created by Apple in the year 2015. The 6s Plus had amazing jaw dropping features that made the android market shake. But is it Still Worth Buying considering other powerful smartphone device that has been released in 2022?

Well, the iPhone 6s Plus is made of Glass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum frame and a screen size of Size : 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~67.7% screen-to-body ratio). It also has an amazing resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density) at a time but there are other smartphone device with greater screen resolution.

It’s amazing to note that the iPhone 6s Plus can handle a 4G network despite it’s release date. Before buying the 6s Plus here are some important features you need to know before buying;

NETWORK TECHNOLOGY

  • GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
  • 2G bands : GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  • CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
  • 3G bands : HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
  • CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
  • 4G bands: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30 – A1633
  • 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41 – A1634
  • Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps

LAUNCH

  • Announced: 2015, September 09. Released 2015, September 25
  • Status: Discontinued

BODY

  • Dimensions: 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm (6.23 x 3.07 x 0.29 in)
  • Weight: 192 g (6.77 oz)
  • Build: Glass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum frame
  • SIM: Nano-SIM
  • Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)

DISPLAY

  • Type: IPS LCD
  • Size : 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~67.7% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
  • Protection: Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
  • 3D Touch display

PLATFORM

  • OS: iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 15.4.1
  • Chipset : Apple A9 (14 nm)
  • CPU: Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister
  • GPU: PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)

MEMORY

  • Card slot: No
  • Internal : 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 2GB RAM, 64GB 2GB RAM, 128GB 2GB RAM
  • NVMe

Is iPhone 6s Plus Worth buying in 2022MAIN CAMERA

  • Single: 12 MP, f/2.2, 29mm (standard), 1/3″, 1.22µm, PDAF, OIS
  • Features: Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
  • Video : 4K@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 1080p@120fps, 720p@240fps

SELFIE CAMERA

  • Single: 5 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard)
  • Features : Face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Video : 720p@30fps

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SOUND

  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • 3.5mm jack : Yes
  • 16-bit/44.1kHz audio

COMMS

  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • NFC: Yes (Apple Pay only)
  • Radio : No
  • USB: Lightning, USB 2.0

FEATURES

  • Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

BATTERY

  • Type: Li-Ion 2750 mAh, non-removable (10.45 Wh)
  • Stand-by Up to 384 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 24 h (3G)
  • Battery life Endurance rating 85h

MISC

  • Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
  • Models: A1634, A1687, A1690, A1699, iPhone8,2
  • SAR 1.12 W/kg (head) 1.14 W/kg (body)
  • SAR: EU 0.93 W/kg (head) 0.98 W/kg (body)

Whats The Price Of The iPhone 6s Plus

  • About 240 EUR, NGN 108,042. You can also get it from online stores on jumia and Jiji at an affordable price (Jiji is not advisable if you don’t get to meet the seller).

TESTS

  • Performance Basemark OS II 2.0: 2261
  • Display Contrast ratio: 1382:1 (nominal), 3.530 (sunlight)
  • Camera Photo / Video
  • Loudspeaker Voice 65dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 64dB
  • Audio quality Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -71.1dB

CONCLUSION

The iPhone 6s Plus doesn’t have water proof and dust resistance so you’ll need to be very careful if you’re already using this device. The battery life isn’t that great as well. For our overall conclusion I don’t think it’s best to buy the iPhone 6s Plus since it will soon stop receiving iOS updates.

So is the 6s Plus still worth buying? Let us know in the comments below. Stay Safe….

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