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iPhone 6 Plus Specifications

colour

capacity1

measures and weight2

  • Height: 158.1 mm
  • Width: 77.8 mm
  • Depth: 7.1 mm
  • Weight: 172 g

Display

  • Retina HD display
  • 5.5 "multi-touch widescreen display with LED background lighting and IPS technology (13.94 cm diagonal)
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels at 401 ppi
  • Typical contrast ratio: 1300: 1
  • Maximum typical brightness: 500 cd / m2
  • Full sRGB color standard
  • Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles
  • Fat-repellent coating on the front
  • Support for displaying multiple languages ​​and characters at the same time
  • Display zoom
  • One-handed mode

crisps

  • A8 chip with 64-bit architecture
  • M8 motion coprocessor

iSight camera

  • 8 megapixel iSight camera with 1.5 µm pixels
  • Autofocus with focus pixels
  • ƒ / 2.2 aperture
  • Optical image stabilization (iPhone 6 Plus only)
  • True Tone Flash
  • 5 element lens
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • Back-illuminated sensor
  • Sapphire crystal lens cover
  • Automatic image stabilization
  • Automatic HDR for photos
  • face recognition
  • Exposure control
  • Panorama image (up to 43 megapixels)
  • Burst mode
  • Tap to focus
  • Geotagging for photos
  • Self timer

Video recording

  • 1080p HD video recording (30 fps or 60 fps)
  • True Tone Flash
  • Slow motion video (120 fps or 240 fps)
  • Time lapse video
  • Cinematic video stabilization
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Take photos while recording video
  • Improved face recognition
  • 3x zoom
  • Geotagging for videos

FaceTime HD camera

  • 1.2 megapixel photos
  • ƒ / 2.2 aperture
  • 720p HD video recording
  • Back-illuminated sensor
  • Automatic HDR for photos and videos
  • face recognition
  • Burst mode
  • Exposure control
  • Self timer

Touch ID

  • Fingerprint sensor integrated in the home button

Wireless technologies

  • Model A1549 (GSM) * / Model A1522 (GSM) * 
    • UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
    • LTE (frequency bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
  • Model A1549 (CDMA) * / Model A1522 (CDMA) * 
    • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
    • LTE (frequency bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
  • Model A1586 (GSM) * / Model A1524 (GSM) * 
    • UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • TD-SCDMA 1900 (F), 2000 (A)
    • GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
    • FDD-LTE (frequency bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
    • TD-LTE (frequency bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
  • Model A1586 (CDMA) * / Model A1524 (CDMA) * 
    • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • TD-SCDMA 1900 (F), 2000 (A)
    • GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
    • FDD-LTE (frequency bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
    • TD-LTE (frequency bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
  • All types 
    • 802.11a / b / g / n / ac WLAN
    • Bluetooth 4.2
    • NFC

Location function

  • Assisted GPS and GLONASS
  • Digital compass
  • WIRELESS INTERNET ACCESS
  • Cellular
  • iBeacon micro-location

Video calls3

  • FaceTime video calls
  • Start video calls over WiFi or cellular to any FaceTime enabled device

Audio calls3

  • FaceTime audio calls
  • From iPhone 6 to any FaceTime Audio enabled device via WiFi or cellular network
  • Voice over LTE (VoLTE)4

Audio playback

  • Supported audio formats: AAC (8 to 320 kbit / s), Protected AAC (from the iTunes Store), HE ‑ AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 kbit / s), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX +), Apple Lossless, AIFF and WAV
  • User-definable maximum volume

TV and video

  • AirPlay Mirroring, photos, audio and to Apple TV (2nd generation or newer)
  • Video mirroring and video output: Support for up to 1080p via Lightning digital AV adapter and Lightning to VGA adapter (adapter sold separately)
  • Supported video formats: H.264 video: up to 1080p, 60 frames per second, High Profile Level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 kbit / s, 48 ​​kHz, stereo audio in the formats .m4v, .mp4 and .mov ; MPEG-4 video: up to 2.5 Mbit / s, 640 x 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, simple profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 kbit / s per channel, 48 kHz, stereo audio in the formats. m4v, .mp4 and .mov; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG): up to 35 Mbit / s, 1280 x 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw format, PCM stereo audio in .avi format

Siri5

  • Send messages, set reminders, and more with your voice
  • Receive forward-looking suggestions
  • Hands-free calling
  • Listen to and recognize songs

More information about Siri

External buttons and connectors

  • Home button / Touch ID sensor
  • volume
  • Ringing / Off
  • On / Off standby
  • microphone
  • Lightning connector
  • 3.5 mm headphone jack
  • Integrated loudspeaker

Electricity supply and battery6

  • Integrated rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Charging via USB port on the computer or power supply
  • Talk time: up to 24 hours with 3G
  • Internet use: up to 12 hours with 3G, up to 12 hours with LTE, up to 12 hours with WLAN
  • HD video playback: up to 14 hours
  • Audio playback: up to 80 hours
  • Standby time: up to 16 days

Sensors

  • Touch ID
  • barometer
  • 3-axis gyro sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor

operating system

iOS 9
The world's most advanced mobile operating system has improved built-in apps, smarter Siri, more innovative search, and more. More information about iOS

iOS 9 includes:

  • AirDrop
  • AirPlay
  • AirPrint
  • control center
  • Notification center
  • Siri
  • Spotlight search
  • Facebook integration
  • Twitter integration
  • iCloud
  • iCloud keychain
  • multitasking
  • Wallet

Integrated apps

  • camera
  • photos
  • Health
  • news
  • phone
  • FaceTime
  • Mail
  • music
  • Wallet
  • safari
  • cards
  • calendar
  • iTunes Store
  • App Store
  • notes
  • contacts
  • iBooks
  • Game Center
  • Weather
  • memories
  • Voice memos
  • Clock
  • Videos
  • shares
  • computer
  • compass
  • Podcasts
  • Watch
  • Tips
  • iCloud Drive
  • Find my iPhone
  • Looking for friends

Free apps from Apple7

  • iMovie
  • Pages
  • Keynote
  • Numbers
  • iTunes U
  • GarageBand
  • Apple Store
  • Remote

headphone

  • Apple EarPods with remote control and microphone
  • Storage and transport cover

SIM card

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus are not compatible with existing micro SIM cards.

connection

Rating for hearing aids

  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1522, A1524): M3, T4

Supported email attachments

  • Viewable document types
    .jpg, .tiff and .gif (images), .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word), .htm and .html (websites), .key (Keynote), .numbers (Numbers), .pages (Pages),. pdf (preview and Adobe Acrobat), .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint), .txt (text), .rtf (rich text format), .vcf (contact details), .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel), .zip, .ics

System requirements

  • Apple ID (required for some functions)
  • Internet access8

Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires:

  • Mac: OS X 10.8.5 or newer
  • PC: Windows 7 or newer
  • iTunes 12.3 or later (free download from www.itunes.com/de/download)

Environmental conditions

  • Operating temperature: 0 ° C to 35 ° C
  • Storage temperature: –20 ° C to 45 ° C
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95%, non-condensing
  • Operating altitude: tested up to 3000 m above sea level, without pressure compensation

languages

  • Supported languages
    English (Australia, Canada, UK, USA), Chinese (Simplified, Traditional, Hong Kong Traditional), French (Canada, France), German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish (Mexico, Spain), Arabic, Catalan, Croatian, Czech , Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese
  • QuickType keyboard support
    English (Australia, Canada, India, Singapore, Great Britain, USA), Chinese Simplified (Handwriting, Pinyin, Wubihua), Chinese Traditional (Cangjie, Handwriting, Pinyin, Wubihua, suchtg, Zhuyin), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland ), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian, Japanese (Kana, Romaji), Korean, Spanish (Mexico, Spain), Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cherokee, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Emoji, Estonian , Filipino, Finnish, Flemish, Greek, Gujarati, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi (Devanagari, Transliteration), Hinglish, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malaysian, Marathi, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal) , Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Cyrillic, Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese
  • Support for QuickType keyboards with predictive text input9
    English (Australia, Canada, India, Singapore, Great Britain, USA), Chinese (simplified, traditional), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish (Mexico, Spain), Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Thai, Turkish
  • Languages ​​for the dictation function
    English (Australia, Canada, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, Great Britain, USA), Spanish (Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Spain, USA), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria , Germany, Switzerland), Italian (Italy, Switzerland), Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (Mainland China, Taiwan), Cantonese (Hong Kong), Arabic (Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates), Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish (Denmark) , Dutch (Belgium, Netherlands), Finnish, Greek, Hebrew (Israel), Hungarian, Indonesian, Malaysian, Norwegian (Norway), Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Romanian, Russian (Russia), Slovak, Swedish (Sweden) , Turkish (Turkey), Thai (Thailand), Ukrainian, Vietnamese
  • Siri languages
    English (Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, Singapore, Great Britain, USA), Spanish (Mexico, Spain, USA), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian (Italy, Switzerland), Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (mainland China, Taiwan), Cantonese (Hong Kong), Arabic (Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates), Danish (Denmark), Dutch (Belgium, Netherlands), Norwegian (Norway), Russian (Russia ), Swedish (Sweden), Turkish (Turkey), Thai (Thailand), Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Supported dictionaries for definitions
    English, Chinese (Simplified), French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Dutch, Norwegian, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Swedish, Thai, Turkish
  • Supported bilingual dictionaries
    Chinese (simplified), French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish
  • Spell check
    English (Australia, Canada, UK, USA), French, German, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Russian, Swedish, Turkish

scope of delivery

  • iPhone with iOS 9
  • Apple EarPods with remote control and microphone
  • Lightning to USB cable
  • USB Power Adapter (power supply unit)
  • documentation

iPhone and the environment

Apple uses a full life cycle to determine the environmental impact of its products. More information about iPhone and environmental protection

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are examples of Apple's commitment to environmental protection. The following features contribute to their lower environmental impact:

  • Mercury-free display with LED backlighting
  • Arsenic-free display glass
  • Free from flame retardants containing bromine
  • PVC free
  • Free from beryllium
  • Recyclable aluminum housing
  • Power supply exceeds the strictest standards for energy efficiency
  • Loudspeaker housing made from 30% recycled plastic

Apple and the environment
Find out how Apple is committed to reducing the environmental impact of our manufacturing processes and products. Read the Environmental Performance Reports for detailed information on the environmental performance of all Apple products.

recycling
Apple takes a holistic view of materials management and waste prevention. Find out about recycling options for your iPhone.


* To find the model number of your iPhone, see this article: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT3939. More information about LTE support is available from the respective mobile operator and at www.apple.com/iphone/LTE.

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus may come with iOS 8. iOS 9 will be available as a free download on September 16.

  1. 1 GB = 1 billion bytes, the actual formatted capacity is less.
  2. The size and weight vary depending on the configuration and manufacturing process.
  3. For FaceTime calls, both parties must use a FaceTime-enabled device and a WLAN connection. The availability via a cellular network depends on the conditions of the provider. Data charges may apply.
  4. Data plan required. LTE Advanced, LTE and VoLTE are available in selected countries and through selected providers. The speed depends on the theoretical throughput and can vary depending on the location and mobile operator. More information about LTE support is available from the respective mobile operator and at www.apple.com/iphone/LTE.
  5. Siri may not be available in all languages ​​or in all regions. Features may vary by region. Internet access required. Cell phone charges may apply.
  6. All information on battery life depends on the network configuration and other factors. The actual duration may vary. The battery has a limited number of charge cycles and may eventually need to be replaced by an Apple service provider. Battery life and number of charge cycles vary depending on use and settings. For more information, visit www.apple.com/uk/batteries and www.apple.com/uk/iphone/battery.html.
  7. iMovie, Pages, Numbers and Keynote are available for free in the App Store for qualified iOS 9 compatible devices that were activated from September 1, 2013. GarageBand is available for free on the App Store for qualified iOS 9 compatible devices that were activated as of September 1, 2014. More information about iOS 9 compatible devices at www.apple.com/de/ios/whats-new. An Apple ID is required to download apps.
  8. A wireless broadband connection is recommended (fees may apply).
  9. Personalized suggestions based on recipient and app are not available for Chinese (Simplified, Traditional), Japanese, Korean, and Thai.

Some features may not be available in all countries or regions. There is a full list here.

We reserve the right to make changes to the availability of apps and services. Subject to price changes.

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