Finally the wait is over. Apple has officially unveiled the next generation iPhone 6 with 4.7 inch display. Tim Cook today officially announced the Apple iPhone 6 in the Apple iPhone 6 and iWatch event.
The new iPhone 6 comes with 4.7 inch LCD display with Retina HD having 750 x 1,334 pixels resolution. The 4.7 inch Retina HD display is protected with a strengthened glass which offers added protection to the new iPhone 6 display. All those rumours suggesting that the new iPhone will come with 13MP camera sensor are now proved false as Apple has once again stick with the 8MP camera. According to Apple, the new sensor is slightly larger which will help in capturing larger area and will also have a positive effect on the overall image quality. Unfortunately, it does not come with OIS and it will have to rely on the digital stabilization.
Apple has also upgraded the hardware. The all new iPhone 6 comes with second generation A8 chipset which is more energy efficient. The new chipset is believed to offer 25% better battery performance and 50% better GPU performance. According to the company, this improved power and performance figures will show up in the benchmark results and user experience.
Apple believes that iPhone 6 battery life will be better than iPhone 5s and it will give extra 14 hours GSM talk time compared to iPhone 5s. Well, this is the first instance when NFC has officially made its way to IOS. The new iPhone 6 will come with three different internal storage options of 16GB, 64GB and 128GB.