The hardware specs that power the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus

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Earlier today, Apple unveiled two iPhone 6 models at its Special Event in Flint Center, Cupertino. The first device, the iPhone 6 comes with a 4.7-inch display and the second, the iPhone 6 Plus, comes with a 5.5-inch display.

The iPhone 6 Plus has a 5.5-inch Retina HD display, with a pixel density of 401ppi and a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. But there’s a lot more to the iPhone 6 Plus than just its screen. Here’s the full spec sheet of the iPhone 6 Plus.

iPhone 6 Plus
OS iOS 8
Chips A8 chip with 64-bit architecture (20% faster CPU, 50% graphics power, 50% more energy efficient than A7 chip)
M8 motion coprocessor
RAM Not yet known
Display 5.5-inch Retina HD display
1920-by-1080 resolution
401 ppi
1300:1 contrast ratio (typical)
Dual-domain pixels for wider viewing angles
Size Height: 6.22 inches (158.1 mm)
Width: 3.06 inches (77.8 mm)
Depth: 0.28 inch (7.1 mm)
Weight 6.07 ounces (172 grams)
Rear Camera New 8-megapixel iSight camera with 1.5µ pixels
Autofocus with Focus Pixels
ƒ/2.2 aperture
Optical image stabilization
True Tone flash
Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
Backside illumination sensor
Panorama (up to 43 megapixels)
Improved face detection
Auto image stabilization
Auto HDR for photos
Front Camera 1.2-megapixel photos (1280 by 960)
ƒ/2.2 aperture
720p HD video recording
Backside illumination sensor
Auto HDR for photos and videos
Improved face detection
Burst mode
Video Recording 1080p HD video recording (30 fps or 60 fps)
Slo-mo video (120 fps or 240 fps)
True Tone flash
Video stabilization
Cinematic video stabilization
Continuous autofocus video
Take still photos while recording video
Improved face detection
3x zoom
Video geotagging
Battery Not yet known 
Battery life Talk time: Up to 24 hours on 3G
Standby time: Up to 16 days (384 hours)
Internet use: Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on LTE, up to 12 hours on Wi-Fi
Video playback: Up to 11 hours
Audio playback: Up to 80 hours
Cellular GSM model: GSM/EDGE
CDMA model: CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B
Wireless 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi
Bluetooth 4.0
Video Calling FaceTime over cellular uses H.264/H.265
Audio Calling FaceTime audio
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
Wi‑Fi calling
Sensors Touch ID
Three-axis gyro
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
SIM Card Nano-SIM
Ports Lightning
Storage Capacity 16GB
Colors Space Gray

Please note that there are still some unknowns about the iPhone 6 like the number of cores in the A8 chip and the RAM. We’ll likely know these once the devices undergo a teardown or are benchmarked.

Let us know what you think about the iPhone 6 Plus in the comments below.

If you’re interested in knowing how the iPhone 6 Plus compares to the iPhone 6, you check check the latter’s spec sheet here.