Apple introduced two new phones this week. The smaller model compared with the flagships of the competition. The camera is one of the most negative aspects of the role, but offers a promising approach for phase detection.
Apple this week introduced two new models of its mobile, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus . These differ, inter alia, in their measures. These phones do not reach the hands of consumers until September 19 in the US and September 26 in Spain.
Currently its technical specifications are known, of which you can take note to compare them with the existing high-end phones already on the market or presented before the iPhone 6. This time the small model is taken as reference, the iPhone 6 . Their rivals are already known: theSamsung Galaxy S5 , the HTC One M8 , the Lumia 930 Microsoft andSony Xperia Z3 .
More screen, but less than rivals
The iPhone 6, but it grows in size compared to the iPhone 5S , the truth is that falls over competitors ‘small’ in the same range. The Apple model has a 4.7-inch screen, while the Galaxy S5 boasts a 5.1. The HTC One M8 and Lumia 930 both have a five-inch screen. The Xperia Z3, introduced at IFA in Berlin has a “display” of 5.2 inches.
In terms of resolution and pixels per inch, the iPhone 6 lags behind. It has a resolution of 1,334 x 750. The other devices share resolution. 1920 x 1080 The density of the new Apple device is 326 dpi (screen size and density ratio) at its screen . Retina HD Samsung opts for a screen Super AMOLED with a density of 432 ppi, while HTC has a Super LCD3 of 441 dpi. The Lumia 930 has screenClearBlack OLED 441 ppi and Xperia Z3 one with its own technology,Full HD Triluminos 423 dpi.
Processors: an evolution
The new iPhone models incorporate a new processor A8 with 64-bit architecture . This chip is accompanied by another processor movement, the M8 . Repeat the same strategy outlined in the iPhone 5Sbut with next-generation technology.
Its competitors all have opted for Qualcomm-end processors, improving performance. The S5 Galaxy, HTC One M8 and Xperia Z3 carry a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core chip. The Samsung and Sony are at 2.5 GHz while the HTC stays at 2.3 GHz. The Lumia 930 uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad core at 2.2 GHz.
Battery and performance
Apple does not reveal the power of the batteries in their phones, and the iPhone 6 has been no exception. All that is known, according to official information, is that it is lithium ion and supports up to 14 hours of talk time over 3G. Otherwise yes the battery capacity is known.
The Galaxy S5 uses a 2800 mAh, HTC M8 one of 2,600 mAh, the Lumia 930 and 2,300 mAh Xperia Z3 raises the bar until 3100, which is understandable because it has a larger screen.
A camera indefensible
On paper, the new Apple terminal falls below the camera function. The iPhone 6 maintains its main camera 8 megapixel iSight True Tone flash, but offers a promising approach for phase detection .Although its sensor is smaller than the competition, the type of image stabilization system and the imaging camera of the new iPhone achieves high picture quality. Your FaceTime is 1.2 megapixels.
The current trend in mobility is more than 10 megapixels with ease, even if you know this, ultimately, is a figure for mobile sell, since what matters is the speed opturador, the size thereof, brightness, image stabilization, but the bet Apple is indefensible.
Samsung opted for a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash on the Galaxy S5 (2 megapixel front). The HTC One M8 introduces a different characteristic, offering two rear cameras 4 megapixels combining image. Its front camera pans up to 5 megapixels, thought for the phenomenon of ‘selfies »-autorretrato in Spanish. The Lumia 930 bet, the tradition of high-end Lumia poo 20.7 megapixel sensor with dual LED flash. It has a 1.2 megapixel front. One of the outstanding features of the iPhone 6 is that its slow motion mode can record up to 240 frames per second.
Price: threshold of high-end
All these models are classified as high-end, so their prices if you buy a free terminal, are high. The iPhone 6 16GB can be purchased free from 699 euros. The 16GB Galaxy S5 can be purchased from $ 500 while the 16GB HTC One M8 is acquired at the official store for 699 euros. The Lumia 930 can be obtained through Amazon for free 490 euros. The Xperia Z3 also be sold for 699 euros.
Resistance and Storage
The iPhone 6 comes in three models: 16, 64, 128 GB . As with all iPhone, the memory can not be expanded . The Galaxy S5 is 16 GB with possibility to expand the memory. The HTC One M8 comes in two models, 16GB and 32GB, which can be expanded up to 128 GB card.
The Lumia 930 comes in 32 GB with no possibility of extension. The Xperia Z3 also comes in two models, 16 GB and 32 GB (expandable to 128 GB). Officially, only the Galaxy S5 and Z3 are waterproof, dustproof, however, several experts have tested resistance HTC One M8 and survived after spending an hour underwater. The iPhone 6 is not resistant to water.