Apple iPhone 6s Plus Unboxing

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Apple introduced the iPhone 6s Plus smartphone at an event San Francisco last month, along with the iPhone 6s. Both the phones went on sale in India yesterday starting at Rs. 62,000 and Rs. 72,000, respectively. We managed to get the iPhone 6s Plus from the US, which was shipped to us yesterday. Check out the unboxing video.

Box Contents

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  • Apple iPhone 6s Plus 64GB in Gold color (model A1687)
  • Apple Charger (5V-1A)
  • Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • Documentation

The iPhone 6s that we got from Hong Kong had a SIM ejector tool in the box, but the U.S. version of the iPhone 6s Plus doesn’t have one.

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The iPhone 6s Plus has a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1280 pixels) display at 401 ppi and 1300:1 contrast ratio same as the iPhone 6 Plus. It has an improved 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture and Retina Flash that uses a custom display chip to make the display three times brighter for capturing better selfies even in poor lighting conditions. It also has a Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the home button that is more faster compared to the iPhone 6 or the 6 Plus.

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It has a new 3D Touch technology that senses the pressure you apply to the display to offer different features. It has a new Apple A9 processor with M9 motion co-processor and packs 2GB of RAM. It runs on the latest iOS 9 and comes in 16GB, 64GB and 128GB variants

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On the back there is a new 12-megapixel iSight camera with 1.22um pixels, dual-tone flash and support for 4K video recording. The iPhone 6s Plus also has Optical image stabilization that the iPhone 6s lacks. It is 7.3mm thick, which is slightly thicker than iPhone 6 Plus. It weighs 192 grams, 20 grams heavier than the iPhone 6 Plus, mainly due to the new 3D Touch display, even though the battery has been reduced to 2750mAh.

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It has new Qualcomm MDM9635M LTE Cat. 6 modem for faster LTE speeds and supports up to 23 LTE bands. The iPhone 6s Plus also comes in the Silver,Space Gray and Rose Gold colors as well, apart from Gold. It is already on sale across India both online and offline.

Srivatsan contributed to the post

Author: Varun Krish

Varun Krish is a Mobile Technology Enthusiast and has been blogging about mobile phones since 2005. His current phones include the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge , Apple iPhone 6S Plus & Nexus 5X. You can follow him on Twitter @varunkrish and on Google+ You can also mail Varun Krish