EVERYTHING you need to know about the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Read the ultimate A-Z encyclopedia of Apple's flagship smartphones
This is EVERYTHING you need to know about the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

This is EVERYTHING you need to know about the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Apple’s biggest phones ever have been released. They’ve been a huge hit, selling 10m units in just one weekend. Even if you’re one of the lucky few to get one before they sold out, we bet there are still a few things you didn’t know about your shiny new purchase.

What if we told you the main image above, was shot by an iPhone 6 Plus? Mind. Blown.

And we bet there's more about the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus that you didn't know. That’s where we come in, with the full A to Z listing of what makes a new iPhone that special.

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[Words Elissa Loi, Hafizah Osman, Melvin Tang, Tein Hee Seow]

[Main image photography: Mark Teo]

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This is EVERYTHING you need to know about the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

This is EVERYTHING you need to know about the Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

A8 Processor

Faster and more powerful barely explains what the A8 processor can do. It makes your apps load and run faster. It’s also less power hungry, sucking up less juice (being 50% more efficient than the A7 chip on the iPhone 5s) while you bash highly detailed skulls on games running Metal, or watch high definition video. Its processing power is also borrowed by the iSight camera to produce stunning photos through advanced imaging features.

Accelerometer

The iPhone knows everything. It knows when you’re skiving and walking less. There’s a snitch called the accelerometer that tells on you to the Health app. Moral of the story - get an iPhone, use the accelerometer to track your movements, and lead a healthier lifestyle. Once you lose that extra weight and love handles, you’ll truly thank the accelerometer.

READ MORE: 10 of the best apps for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

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