iPhone 6s teardown confirms smaller battery, heftier show

iPhone 6s teardown confirms smaller battery, heftier display

The launch of a brand new iPhone means the iFixit group additionally has one thing new to take aside. This yr, the group’s teardown efforts have confirmed that the iPhone 6s sports activities a 1715 mAh battery that is comparably smaller to the earlier era’s (1810 mAh). As we talked about up to now, it is most probably to be sure that the telephone is not that a lot bulkier than its predecessor regardless of the addition of a Taptic engine (the silver element under the battery above) and a heftier show. The entire show meeting is seemingly thicker than earlier than and is 15 grams heavier at 60 grams, because of the additional capacitive sensors that allow 3D Contact. iFixit has additionally taken a better take a look at the gadget’s different elements, together with its extra pixel-wealthy cameras and two microphones, giving it an honest repairability rating of seven out of 10. By the best way, when you’re questioning, the rose gold iPhone comes with screws coloured to match.

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