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The iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus are smartphones designed by Apple Inc. The devices are part of the iPhone series and were announced on September 9, 2015. The iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus jointly serve as successors to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus of 2014, and predecessors to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus of 2016. This iPhone introduces the feature 3D touch and Raise-to-Wake.


The iPhone 6S is an evolution over its predecessor, featuring improved hardware specifications, including the 3D Touch (a force-sensitive touchscreen), upgraded rear-facing and front-facing cameras, a faster Apple A9 processor, a new chassis made of a stronger alloy of aluminium, second-generation Touch ID, improved LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity, and a new rose gold finish in addition to the space gray, silver, and gold finishes found on the previous models while maintaining an identical design to the iPhone 6.

This iPhone is the first iPhone to have 2GB of RAM along with the iPhone 6s Plus. It was shipped with iOS 9 pre-installed at launch, and the A9 processor can be updated all the way to iOS 15. Making this iPhone the longest supported iPhone model of all time. The storage options for the iPhone 6s is 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. A phone with similar specification to the iPhone 6s is the iPhone SE 2016 with the same processor and RAM storage like the iPhone 6s.

The camera on this phone can record up to 4k resolution. Which is an improvement from the 1080p camera on the iPhone 6.

This iPhone uses the stronger allumium alloy material which is aluminum 7000 series. The metal body of the phone stronger than the aluminum 6000 series used on the iPhone 6. It's second generation Touch ID is quick and processes the fingerprint reading faster than the 1st gen Touch ID.

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Included items[]

  • 3.5mm EarPods
  • Lightning to USB cable
  • Power adapter block
  • SIM removal tool (not shipped with every iPhone 6s)
  • Documentation and Apple stickers


As of September 28, 2015, 13 million iPhone 6S and 6S Plus units have been sold, setting a new first-weekend sales record, up from the 10 million that iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units had sold the previous year. It was discontinued on September 12, 2018 when Apple released the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max. It is the second best selling iPhone after the iPhone 6, and many people online used to regard it as the best iPhone.



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iPhone (models)
iPhone 1 | 3G | 3GS | 4 | 4S | 5 | 5C · 5S | 6 · 6 Plus | 6S · 6S Plus | SE (1st)
7 · 7 Plus | 8 · 8 Plus | X | XR · XS · XS Max | 11 · 11 Pro · 11 Pro Max | SE (2nd)
12 · 12 mini · 12 Pro · 12 Pro Max | 13 · 13 mini · 13 Pro · 13 Pro Max | SE (3rd)
14 · 14 Plus · 14 Pro · 14 Pro Max | 15