September 9th,2014 was the day which was announced by Apple to be the day when they unveil their much expected iPhone 6,Apple Watch and IOS 8. The things mentioned in my earlier post about what all would be expected for the event on September 9th turned out to be precise with Apple launching its first ever watch ,a bigger(4.7 inches) iPhone 6 and an even bigger(5.5 inches) iPhone 6 Plus and exciting new iOS 8.Let us have a look at the features ,availability and price of iPhone 6 features,Apple Watch and iOS 8.
iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 Features
Most of the iPhone 6 features are same as were rumored and mentioned in my earlier articles.But it is more precise and clear now as Apple unveiled it themselves.
- Screen Size: 4.7 inch for iPhone 6 and 5.5 inch for iPhone 6 Plus
- Resolution: It is not just a bigger display but a better one as the resolution is now increased to 1334 X 750 and 1920 X 1080 for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus respectively.
- Processor:As expected processor is enhanced with A8 chip and 64-bit architecture with motion co processor.
- Camera:Both the new versions of iPhone have 8 MP camera but enhanced to work better with more features for videos too.
- Increased and More accurate Fingerprint(Touch ID) and fast Wifi Speeds.
- iPhone 6 will also support Landscape mode.
- Storage:Both the versions of iPhone 6 are available in 3 variants 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB
- Battery:iPhone 6 is stated to have 14 hours 3G talk time backup and iPhone 6 Plus is stated to have 24 hours of 3G talk time battery backup.
Apple Pay will change the way we make our payments and there will be no need of searching for right debit or credit card as the payments will be made easy and secure through one click on your iPhone 6.
iPhone 6 Release Date
iPhone 6 Release Date also according to the rumor and my earlier post turned out to be accurate and iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available for purchase from September 19th,2014.
iPhone 6 is expected to be available in India by end of October and will reach 115 countries by end of December or early 2015.
iPhone 6 and iPhone Plus Price
In US ,unlocked i.e. without any contract iPhone 6 is priced at $649 for 16 GB and $749 for iPhone 6 Plus(16 GB). In India the iPhone 6 price will be approximately 10,000 INR higher than price of iPhone 6 in US.
Apple launched its first ever Watch in three distinctive variants Apple Watch,Watch Sport and Watch Edition.Watch is completely synced with iPhone and you can receive calls,view messages and mails ,get alerts and keep track of health and fitness. Apple Pay is also synced with Apple Watch.
Apple Watch to start at a price of $349.
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iOS 8 will be available to iPhone users on September 17th,2014 .iOS 8 is expected to be biggest iOS release ever with exciting new features with Family Sharing feature being one of my favorite.
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