iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6s

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iPhone 6iPhone 6s


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
Width67 mm67.1 mm
Height138.1 mm138.3 mm
Weight129 g143 g
Thickness6.9 mm7.1 mm
Volume63.84 cm³65.89 cm³


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
Resolution750 x 1334 px750 x 1334 px
Density326 ppi326 ppi
Size4.7 inches4.7 inches


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
Battery capacity1810 mAh1715 mAh

*Refurbished devices sold on Back Market offer at least 85% of this maximum charge capacity.


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
Maximum storage128 GB128 GB
CPU frequency1.4 GHz1.84 GHz
RAM capacity1 GB2 GB
LTE supportYesYes


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
Front camera resolution1 MP5 MP
Main camera resolution8 MP12 MP
Optical zoomNoNo
Slow motion videoYesYes
Main camera video resolution1080 px2160 px


iPhone 6iPhone 6s
3.5mm jack socketYesYes
Number of microphones33

iPhone 6 vs iPhone 6s Comparison

iPhone 6 vs 6s: which one should you choose? It’s honestly a pretty easy answer

When comparing the iPhone 6 vs 6s, we should make it clear that it’s actually very easy to decide between these two phones for two primary reasons:

1- Upgradeability to iOS 14
2- Bendgate

It may be sad to hear, but you can’t upgrade the iPhone 6 any further than iOS 12, while the 6s can be upgraded to iOS 14. P.S.- This was written before the rollout of iOS 15, but we doubt that the 6S will receive this OS update since it is the oldest device to receive both iOS 13 and 14.

For those of you who no longer remember “Bendgate,” that’s definitely a good thing. This was an absolute tragedy for Apple, and they tried to deny that this was in any way their fault. But the truth is that the iPhone 6 (and especially 6 Plus) were way too fragile and would easily bend in the pockets of many users. And although Apple never admitted to any wrongdoing, it’s also important to note that they made the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus structurally stronger, and this is another important factor to keep in mind when deciding between the iPhone 6 vs 6s. The refurbished iPhone 6S is the right choice if you want an iPhone that is less prone to bending and has a much fresher software experience.

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