Yesterday (Sept. 9), information about the new iPhone 6 and 6 plus was released and the internet went nuts.
The new version of the phone is not only thinner and bigger at the same time, but comes with a host of new features that prove that Apple is thinking outside of the box. For you Apple lovers, the iPhone 6 and 6 plus are available for pre-order on September 12th will be dropping the following week on September 19th.
Until then, take a look at 12 new features that you should know about.
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The iPhone 6 has a display that is 4.7 inches and the iPhone 6 plus’ display is 5.5. inches
Gold Is Now Available
The day has come when iPhone lovers can now get it in gold. It also comes in space gray and silver.
The phone’s design is more round, larger and easier to hold.
It has a new and improved 8-megapixel camera, which comes with a feature called Focus Pixels , which helps the camera focus better.
Users can now make calls using the Wi-Fi networks.
A Health App
The and improved iPhone comes with an app called Healthkit, which links you with doctors and hospitals and keep track of your own health information.
Checkout With Your Phone and Not Your Credit Card
The phone comes equipped with Apple Pay and Near Field Communication which allows users to link their credit cards with their Passbook and tap their phone against a sensor to make payments. Apple Pay will be available on October 24th.
The battery now allows 10 more hours of audio, four more hours of talk and standby power of 10 days.
A Lot More Memory
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus range from 16GB and 128GB.
The Vertical Display Is Old
The screen can now be horizontal.
The Wi-Fi speed is three times faster and has better roaming capabilities than the iPhone 5s.
The Screen Won’t Break As Easily
The screen is now made of ion strengthened glass, which will prevent it from shattering so easy when dropped.