Following the success of the iPhones 6 and 6 Plus, Apple today launched a review of its most successful smartphones in the world. The external design has changed little (except for the new pink gold color), but internally, the new iPhones 6s and 6s Plus they are the most advanced ever launched by the company.
The construction of the devices has changed a lot. The aluminum is now used in the same series 7000 used in the Apple Watch Sport. The screen, with the same ion-x glass as the exterior, is no longer ?only? Multi-Touch for the first time, giving space to a new technology: 3D Touch.
Using the Taptic Engine, the new iPhones now recognize outside on touch on the screen, using integrated sensors. There are two pressure levels, capable of offering contextual controls on the home screen for applications and the new function peak, inside them, to predict content before opening anywhere.
All native iOS apps are designed to support the new 3D Touch actions. The new iPhones also have a new gesture to switch between apps, pressing on the left side, to bring the other activities running on the devices to the screen.
Third-party apps will also be available from the launch of the new iPhones, with 3D Touch support.
The new iPhones also bring Apple's new generation of processors, the A9, with 90% higher performance. In addition, the M9 motion coprocessor is no longer a separate component in the hardware of the devices and is integrated with the new chip. Certain activities, such as voice recognition, can be done with less energy consumption. In addition, the ?E a Siri? function works without the device being connected on new iPhones.
The new iPhones feature 12-megapixel iSight cameras, with improvements in color capture, noise reduction and depth recognition of images. Panoramas can be photographed with up to 63 megapixels and footage can be taken in 4K, at 30 frames per second.
At the front, the 5 megapixel FaceTime HD camera will have flash, but in a different way. Apple has created a special processor for the screen, which can do the same iSight True Tone flash function for selfies taken with the front camera.
In addition to photos, Apple created a new feature for the new cameras, called Live Photos. In addition to the static picture, the cameras can retain fractions of a second from the moment they were taken, making them move quickly remembering that moment, both in the photo gallery, as in third-party apps, and even on Macs and iPads. On the Apple Watch, they can be used live as faces for the watch.
The new iPhones will be the first to natively support the function of moving data from Android, introduced in June to iOS 9. Apple has also improved support for LTE for 23 bands and Wi-Fi at 866Mbps.
Prices and availability
With the new iPhones, the 5s becomes the entry model, and is free in the United States (under contract). The iPhones 6 and 6 Plus will be kept from $ 100 and $ 200, while the new 6s and 6s Plus will be left from $ 200 and $ 300, respectively.
For the United States, Apple created an update program in its stores, in which users can pay from US $ 32 / month and have a new iPhone (unlocked) every year, choosing their operator and with access to AppleCare +, for warranty.
The iPhones 6s and 6s Plus will reach 130 countries and 400 operators by the end of the year. The first countries (United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Puerto Rico and Singapore) will receive them in stores on September 25th, with pre-sales starting. if this saturday, 12th of september.