The iPhone 6s is being released this Friday at 8 a.m. and if you’re an avid Apple fan (What it’s like to own an Apple product via The Oatmeal), then you may already be standing in line talking about how terrible your iPhone 6 is.
This review by Casey Neistat provides a great example of the quality of the iPhone 6s 4k video.
iPhone 6s and 6s Plus unboxing from Marques Brownlee.
Other helpful iPhone 6s articles:
Cnet iPhone 6s review
An in-depth look at the iPhone 6s.
9to5Mac – 3d Touch is fun and useful, Live Photos hit and miss
Highlights about Apple’s ‘best trap yet’ according to WSJ’s Geoffrey A. Fowler.
USA Today – Apple iPhone 6S has 18 new features
A quick list of many of the new iPhone features.
TechRadar – How much will the new iPhone cost
Like any smart marketing strategy of a company that’s worth 100’s of billions of dollars, Apple has raised the price of the new iPhone. And if you can’t afford to upgrade because you’re still paying off your iPhone 6, there will be payment plan options which will give you the illusion that you’re walking out of the Apple Store without spending a dime.
A quick summary:
- 12-Megapixel Camera and 4k Video
- 3d Touch
- New Color (Rose-Gold)
- 5-Megapixel ‘Selfie’ Camera
- Live Photos
- Hey Siri
- 7000 Series Aluminum and Stronger Glass
- Higher Price Tag
It’s pretty cool to think how far technology has advanced in mobile since the first iPhone was released in 2007. Photographers should be excited about the latest camera and video upgrades if they use their iPhone on a regular basis for their photography. For those who decide to upgrade, enjoy the new features and the better photos.