Now that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been on sale for more than 7 months, it’s rare you’ll find people lining up for them outside of Apple Stores — unless you’re in China. Demand for Apple’s larger smartphones is still incredibly strong there, with local fans upgrading “at a furious rate.”
Apple has quietly raised the prices of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in India by Rs. 2500. The Cupertino company had launched the handsets in India just over a month after their international launch last year.
After raising the prices of digital content like apps and games in many markets late last year, Apple followed yesterday’s event by hiking the prices of its hardware, too. In numerous countries, Macs, iOS devices, iPods, and more are now a little pricier than they were yesterday.
If you’re looking for the best possible performance from your next smartphone, the iPhone 6 and the Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge are likely to be two of the devices you’re considering. But which is actually faster? See how they stack up against each other in a real-life speed comparison in the video below.
Given a choice, we will all gladly accept a thicker iPhone with a better battery life, but for some reason Apple keeps making the iPhone thinner with every iteration rather than using the extra space to include a beefier battery.
Apple’s iPhone 5 battery replacement program, which was originally scheduled to end on March 1, has been extended to 2016, giving owners of the device another year to obtain a free replacement for their faulty battery.