Updated on 4 July 2016 by

Apple has only a single product line in the mobile phone segment - the iPhone series. iPhones from apple are popular because of their usability and user-friendliness.

These phones could be deemed overpriced to an extent. But due to the intuitiveness of the iOS, the innovative and sleek design, and a set of carefully selected features, Apple has been able to pull in more than 50% of the total profit that global cell phone sales generate.

Apple iOS is designed for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. iOS is known of its intuitive and user friendly interface. It supports multi-touch gestures and responds immediately to user input. Apple App Store (iOS) has more than 500,000 approved applications, which is more than that of any other mobile OS. Some of the key features are: 1. Multitasking 2. Well-organized directory structure 3. Stable and reliable OS 4. High Performance (takes full advantage of the hardware) 5. Unified inbox 6. Integrated dictionary

The ease with settings can be configured, applications can be installed etc is commendable. The multi-touch based gesture recognition is a bonus point. So if you are looking for a good quality and easy-to-use phone with loads of features and don't mind if it's a bit too pricy, then Apple is where to go.

Other key facts:

  • In the U.S., AT&T and Verizon are the only authorized carriers for iPhone.
  • The latest offering from Apple is iCloud, a cloud based data storage and music, bookmarks etc syncing service which will be made available to all iPhones supporting iOS5.


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Apple iPhone 6 Plus
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Release Date
Apr 2016
Sep 2015
Sep 2015
Sep 2014
Sep 2014
Digital Camera Resolution
12.0 MP
12.0 MP
12.0 MP
8.0 MP
8.0 MP
Installed RAM (GB)
2.0 GB
2.0 GB
2.0 GB
1.0 GB
1.0 GB
Screen Size(Diagonal)
4.0 inch
5.5 inch
4.7 inch
4.7 inch
5.5 inch
Front Webcam Resolution
1.2 MP
5.0 MP
5.0 MP
1.2 MP
1.2 MP
Processor Type
Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister, A9
Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister
Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister
Dual-core 1.4 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
Dual-core 1.4 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
Battery Capacity
1624.0 mAh
2750.0 mAh
1715.0 mAh
1810.0 mAh
2915.0 mAh
Operating System
iOS 9.3, iOS 9.3, iOS 9.3.2
iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.0.2
iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.0.2
iOS 8, upgradable to iOS 8.0.2, upgradable to iOS 8.1.2
iOS 8, upgradable to iOS 8.0.2, upgradable to iOS 8.1.2
Carrier
Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint
Average Rating
 4.3 stars
 4.5 stars
 4.5 stars
 4.4 stars
 4.2 stars
Camera
68% Positive
32% Negative
93% Positive
7% Negative
76% Positive
24% Negative
85% Positive
15% Negative
91% Positive
9% Negative
Look and Feel
54% Positive
46% Negative
41% Positive
59% Negative
92% Positive
8% Negative
88% Positive
12% Negative
50% Positive
50% Negative
Display
30% Positive
70% Negative
92% Positive
8% Negative
73% Positive
27% Negative
79% Positive
21% Negative
87% Positive
13% Negative
Storage
100% Negative
100% Negative
100% Negative
62% Positive
38% Negative
50% Positive
50% Negative
Performance
100% Positive
100% Positive
100% Positive
100% Positive
84% Positive
16% Negative

iPhone is a trademark for the smartphones developed by Apple which runs on their proprietary operating system - iOS. Introduced in 2007, the original iPhone has got various hardware and software advancements until today.

iPhones are generally known for their deep integration between hardware and software along with their intuitive touch interface with various multi-touch gestures like swipe, tap, scroll and pinch. Apart from the phone storage, the best Apple cellphones allow you to store your content like music, photos, apps, mail, contacts, calendars, documents etc., on cloud using the iCloud client - granting you the ability to access your content on any other Apple device.

The latest generation Apple smartphone - iPhone 6(6 plus) sprawled through the various predecessors including iPhone (first generation), iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and iPhone 5. The latest iPhone supports a storage capacity of up to 64GB, Apple A8 processor, 4G LTE network and ultrafast wireless, 8MP camera and a 4.7 inch Retina Display.

The recently released iPhone runs on the Apple's latest iOS 6 operating system with the ability to upgrade when a newer version is available. Along with various inbuilt productivity apps, iTunes and App Store on an iPhone provide you the access to a huge number of apps (over 800,000), music, movies, and TV shows.