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IPhone 6 Plus 16GB review: worth buying?

Created date: 02/24/2018, 21:24:38, Updated date: 04/04/2020, 19:11:30

We've conducted a detailed review of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB, looking into its battery, how easy it is to use the camera, and whether the CPU performance is high or low. Not only that, but we've also evaluated how portable and easy to hold it is, as well as how nice the display is.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's features, performance, reviews

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's camera specs

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB has a 8 MP main camera, which can serve you well in most cases. However, you might feel a little dissatisfied with the quality of the images.

Also, iPhone 6 Plus 16GB has an 1.2 MP front camera, which is a very low figure. Unless you do not care about image quality, you should probably choose a higher-grade smartphone.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's battery performance

The battery performance of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB is 2915mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's size

The iPhone 6 Plus 16GB has a width of 3.063inches (77.8mm), a length of 6.2inches (158.1mm), and a thickness of 0.28inches (7.1mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB is about 6.0563oz (172g). You can feel some weight when holding it in one hand. You might feel tired if you operate it for a long time.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's screen

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB has a 5.5 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB has a very high-quality screen and any graphical content that you enjoy, including videos and games, will be displayed clearly.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's CPU specs

With the 1.4GHz×2(Dual core) for processing power, the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB has low performance, and even for net browsing and Twitter usage you will probably feel a little dissatisfied.

The iPhone 6 Plus 16GB has only 1GB of RAM, quite a small amount. Cases of insufficient RAM occur regularly so even when using light apps there will be instability in operation and jerkiness.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB, it is a low-end smartphone and even in everyday use feels jumpy and jerky. There will probably be a lot of cases when you feel that it is lacking in performance.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's storage size

The data storage capacity of the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB is 16GB, and while it is enough for taking photos, it might feel insufficient for those who often shoot videos or who install many games.

Since the iPhone 6 Plus 16GB does not support SD cards, you need to be careful enough that you have enough capacity.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's general rating

The iPhone 6 Plus 16GB is a budget smartphone. As the main smartphone it is somewhat insufficient, and you should consider a slightly higher-end smartphone if possible. It will be enough for people who use only basic functions such as telephone and internet, or people who do not use smartphones.

Advantages and disadvantages of iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

Advantages of iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.
  • The screen quality is very high, and pictures and videos appear crisp.

Disadvantages of iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

  • It has a low-grade CPU, so you will experience severe stuttering when using an app.
  • It has a very low-grade front camera, so it should not be considered as a main camera.

IPhone 6 Plus 16GB's specs

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB
ImageiPhone 6 Plus 16GB
MakerApple
BrandiPhone
Release date9/19, 2014
Color/ /
OSiOS
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm)
Weight6.0563oz (172g)
Display size5.5 inch
Display typeRetina HD
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 1920
Pixel density400ppi
Battery capacity2915mAh
ChipsetApple A8
CPU specs1.4GHz×2(Dual core)
RAM size1GB
Storage size16GB
Rear-camera resolution8 MP
Front-camera resolution1.2 MP

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general rating

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogeneral rating

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

51.6-Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm), Weight:6.0563oz (172g), Display type:Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi, Display size:5.5 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A8, CPU specs:1.4GHz×2(Dual core), RAM size:1GB, Storage size:16GB, Battery capacity:2915mAh, Rear-camera resolution:8 MP, Front-camera resolution:1.2 MP

iPhone XS 512GB

71.5Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.9mm) x 5.7inches (143.6mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm), Weight:6.2oz (177g), Display type:True Tone HDR Super Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1125 x 2436, Pixel density:462ppi, Display size:5.8 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12, CPU specs:2.49GHz+2.49GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:512GB, Battery capacity:2800mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone XS Max 512GB

71.1Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0472inches (77.4mm) x 6.2inches (157.5mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm), Weight:7.3oz (208g), Display type:True Tone HDR Super Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1242 x 2688, Pixel density:455ppi, Display size:6.5 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12, CPU specs:2.49GHz+2.49GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:512GB, Battery capacity:2800mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone 11 Pro

75.6Color:Space Gray/Silver/Gold/Midnight Green, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (71.4mm) x 5.7inches (144mm) x 0.32inches (8.1mm), Weight:6.6oz (188g), Display type:Super Retina XDR OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1125 x 2436, Pixel density:462ppi, Display size:5.8 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A13 Bionic, CPU specs:2.65GHz+1.8GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:512GB, Battery capacity:3046mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone 11 Pro Max

76.1Color:Space Gray/Silver/Gold/Midnight Green, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158mm) x 0.32inches (8.1mm), Weight:8.0oz (226g), Display type:Super Retina XDR OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1242 x 2688, Pixel density:455ppi, Display size:6.5 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A13 Bionic, CPU specs:2.65GHz+1.8GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:512GB, Battery capacity:3969mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone 11

72.5Color:Black/Green/Yellow/Purple/Red/White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (75.7mm) x 5.9inches (150.9mm) x 0.33inches (8.3mm), Weight:6.8oz (194g), Display type:Liquid Retina IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):828 x 1792, Pixel density:323ppi, Display size:6.1 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A13 Bionic, CPU specs:2.65GHz+1.8GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:256GB, Battery capacity:3110mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone 12

67.7Color:Black/White/Red/Green/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (71.5mm) x 5.8inches (146.7mm) x 0.29inches (7.4mm), Weight:5.8oz (164g), Display type:Super Retina XDR OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1170 x 2532, Pixel density:457ppi, Display size:6.1 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A14 Bionic, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone 12 mini

68.6Color:Black/White/Red/Green/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.5inches (64.2mm) x 5.2inches (131.5mm) x 0.29inches (7.4mm), Weight:4.8oz (135g), Display type:Super Retina XDR OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2340, Pixel density:477ppi, Display size:5.4 inch, OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A14 Bionic, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody size

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

50.6-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm)

iPhone XS 512GB

59.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.9mm) x 5.7inches (143.6mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm)

iPhone XS Max 512GB

50.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0472inches (77.4mm) x 6.2inches (157.5mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm)

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

52.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (75.7mm) x 5.9inches (150.9mm) x 0.33inches (8.3mm)

iPhone 6 Plus

50.6Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm)

iPhone 6

65.7Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.6inches (67mm) x 5.4inches (138.1mm) x 0.27inches (6.9mm)

iPhone XR

52.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (75.7mm) x 5.9inches (150.9mm) x 0.33inches (8.3mm)

iPhone XS

59.5Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.9mm) x 5.7inches (143.6mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody weight

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

61.6-Weight:6.0563oz (172g)

iPhone XS 512GB

59.6Weight:6.2oz (177g)

iPhone XS Max 512GB

48.8Weight:7.3oz (208g)

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

52.8Weight:6.8oz (194g)

iPhone 6 Plus

61.6Weight:6.0563oz (172g)

iPhone 6

78.7Weight:4.5oz (129g)

iPhone XR

52.8Weight:6.8oz (194g)

iPhone XS

59.6Weight:6.2oz (177g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen size

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

82.0-Display size:5.5 inch

iPhone XS 512GB

86.8Display size:5.8 inch

iPhone XS Max 512GB

90.8Display size:6.5 inch

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

90.2Display size:6.1 inch

iPhone 6 Plus

82.0Display size:5.5 inch

iPhone 6

69.2Display size:4.7 inch

iPhone XR

90.2Display size:6.1 inch

iPhone XS

86.8Display size:5.8 inch

screen resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen resolution

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

68.7-

iPhone XS 512GB

78.0

iPhone XS Max 512GB

84.6

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

57.6

iPhone 6 Plus

68.7

iPhone 6

44.4

iPhone XR

57.6

iPhone XS

78.0

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoRAM capacity

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

20.0-RAM size:1GB

iPhone XS 512GB

70.0RAM size:4GB

iPhone XS Max 512GB

70.0RAM size:4GB

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

60.0RAM size:3GB

iPhone 6 Plus

20.0RAM size:1GB

iPhone 6

20.0RAM size:1GB

iPhone XR

60.0RAM size:3GB

iPhone XS

70.0RAM size:4GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twostorage size

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

50.0-Storage size:16GB

iPhone XS 512GB

95.0Storage size:512GB

iPhone XS Max 512GB

95.0Storage size:512GB

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

91.5Storage size:256GB

iPhone 6 Plus

90.0Storage size:128GB

iPhone 6

90.0Storage size:128GB

iPhone XR

91.5Storage size:256GB

iPhone XS

95.0Storage size:512GB

battery

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobattery

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

63.7-Battery capacity:2915mAh

iPhone XS 512GB

62.0Battery capacity:2800mAh

iPhone XS Max 512GB

62.0Battery capacity:2800mAh

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

62.0Battery capacity:2800mAh

iPhone 6 Plus

63.7Battery capacity:2915mAh

iPhone 6

44.3Battery capacity:1810mAh

iPhone XR

64.1Battery capacity:2942mAh

iPhone XS

59.9Battery capacity:2658mAh

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the tworear-camera resolution

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

50.0-Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

iPhone XS 512GB

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone XS Max 512GB

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone 6 Plus

50.0Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

iPhone 6

50.0Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

iPhone XR

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

iPhone XS

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twofront-camera resolution

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

6.7-Front-camera resolution:1.2 MP

iPhone XS 512GB

55.4Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone XS Max 512GB

55.4Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

55.4Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone 6 Plus

15.8Front-camera resolution:2 MP

iPhone 6

15.8Front-camera resolution:2 MP

iPhone XR

55.4Front-camera resolution:7 MP

iPhone XS

55.4Front-camera resolution:7 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogrip

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

56.1-Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm), Weight:6.0563oz (172g)

iPhone XS 512GB

59.5Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.9mm) x 5.7inches (143.6mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm), Weight:6.2oz (177g)

iPhone XS Max 512GB

49.7Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0472inches (77.4mm) x 6.2inches (157.5mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm), Weight:7.3oz (208g)

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

52.9Color:/ / / / /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (75.7mm) x 5.9inches (150.9mm) x 0.33inches (8.3mm), Weight:6.8oz (194g)

iPhone 6 Plus

56.1Color:Space Gray/Silver/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.063inches (77.8mm) x 6.2inches (158.1mm) x 0.28inches (7.1mm), Weight:6.0563oz (172g)

iPhone 6

72.2Color:Space Gray/Silver/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.6inches (67mm) x 5.4inches (138.1mm) x 0.27inches (6.9mm), Weight:4.5oz (129g)

iPhone XR

52.9Color:Black/Red/Yellow/Blue/Coral/White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (75.7mm) x 5.9inches (150.9mm) x 0.33inches (8.3mm), Weight:6.8oz (194g)

iPhone XS

59.5Color:Space Gray/Silver/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.9mm) x 5.7inches (143.6mm) x 0.3inches (7.7mm), Weight:6.2oz (177g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen cleanliness

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

85.0-Display type:Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi

iPhone XS 512GB

86.5Display type:True Tone HDR Super Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1125 x 2436, Pixel density:462ppi

iPhone XS Max 512GB

86.4Display type:True Tone HDR Super Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):1242 x 2688, Pixel density:455ppi

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

66.9Display type:True Tone Liquid Retina HD, Screen resolution (width x height):828 x 1792, Pixel density:323ppi

iPhone 6 Plus

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400ppi

iPhone 6

67.4Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):750 x 1334, Pixel density:325ppi

iPhone XR

66.9Display type:Liquid Retina IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):828 x 1792, Pixel density:323ppi

iPhone XS

86.5Display type:Super Retina OLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1125 x 2436, Pixel density:462ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoperformance

iPhone 6 Plus 16GB

7.2-OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A8, CPU specs:1.4GHz×2(Dual core), RAM size:1GB

iPhone XS 512GB

84.2OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12, CPU specs:2.49GHz+2.49GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB

iPhone XS Max 512GB

84.2OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12, CPU specs:2.49GHz+2.49GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB

iPhone XR 256GB docomo

76.3OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12, CPU specs:2.49GHz+2.49GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:3GB

iPhone 6 Plus

7.2OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A8, CPU specs:1.4GHz×2(Dual core), RAM size:1GB

iPhone 6

7.2OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A8, CPU specs:1.4GHz×2(Dual core), RAM size:1GB

iPhone XR

70.6OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12 Bionic, CPU specs:2.5GHz+1.6GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:3GB

iPhone XS

77.4OS:IOS, Chipset:Apple A12 Bionic, CPU specs:2.5GHz+1.6GHz×6(Hexacore), RAM size:4GB

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