Recently Apple has released a new flagship device, iPhone 6. In fact Apple has released two devices in the same time iPhone 6 an iPhone 6 plus. Both devices have a different design from what we have seen in older Apple iPhone devices. Both devices comes with a bigger screen which was the main change comparing with other devices. Apple iPhone 6 has a 4.7 inch inch display and the other device iPhone 6 plus has a 5.5 inch display.
Both devices have good specs and improvements, as you know when a new device is launched we expect better specs and improvements and bug fixes also. So even iPhone 6 is something better than the previous device, iPhone 5s. All Apple iPhone devices seem to have a good battery life so we all are expecting that iPhone 6 to be no exception. The largest size of device mean it has more space for a larger battery. Comparing with other devices like Galaxy devices or HTC Apple iPhone devices has a smaller battery, but it seems to last longer, iPhone users are satisfied with the battery life.
Comparing with latest Android`smartphones which have a battery bigger than 3000 mAh, Apple iPhone 6 has only a 1810 mAh. But in addition the Apple A8 chip inside the iPhone 6 need lees battery usage than other devices. Also the battery is improved to last longer even thought it don’t have a big capacity. The famous battery test is made even for th iPhone 6 device so lets find out how this battery stays against the battery test.
The test started with the 3G talk time where iPhone 6 scored an impressive result, 12 hours and 40 minutes. That’s an increase of an hour and 40 minutes comparing with its predecessor. The iPhone 5s managed a time of 10 hours and 46 minutes. Other Android devices have a bigger battery that’s why they take a higher score than iPhone 6.
The next test was web browsing, where iPhone 6 score a time of 10 hours and 29 minutes, nearly 30 minutes more than iPhone 5s. This come as a surprise for all us because we expect a similar or worst result in this step due to the big display iPhone 6 has comparing with iPhone 5s. But as alway Apple impress us. The improvement on the phone A8 chip an app improvements also seems to managed to pull this one-off.
Finally the larger display seems to have even negative impact on the battery life. In the video play back test iPhone 6 scored a time 9 hours and 24 minutes. Where as the iPhone 5s scored a higher time of 10 hours and 30 minutes.
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In the stand by time the iPhone 6 left too much behind its predecessor, iPhone 5s. iPhone 6 scored a time of 61 hours whereas the iPhone 5s scored a time of 52 hours. This means that your iPhone 6 battery can last about two days if you use it about an hour a day making calls, playing video or surfing on internet.