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So much choice of smartphones we have never had at Apple. One of the main differences is the display size. What we choose best - the iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch screen, the iPhone 6 Plus 5.5 inch or a smaller model? We give you an overview and want to know your opinion.

take or prefer iPhone 5s and 6 Plus - The ideal size: Dimensions of the iPhone 6?

Over the years, the screen size of the iPhone has grown step by step:

  • iPhone 1st Gen and iPhone 4s: 3.5 inches
  • iPhone 5 / 5s / 5c: 4 inches
  • iPhone 6: 4.7 inches
  • iPhone 6 Plus: 5.5 inches

In the fall of 2014 Apple has released two new iPhones with different iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. In addition, are still the predecessor iPhone 5s and 5c with the smaller screen in the program.

iphone 4-5s-6-6plus-comparativeiPhone 4s, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus (from left to right).

Who wants to get a better idea of ​​the dimensions, may be a part of our iPhone-size comparison print PDF.

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 Dimensions of the iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5s and 5c at a glance

Sizes of iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c
iPhone 6 PlusiPhone 6iPhone 5siPhone 5c
Dimensions158.1 x 77.8 x 7.1 mm138.1 mm x 67 x 6.9 mm123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm124.4 x 59.2 x 8.97 mm
mass172 grams 129 grams 112 grams 132 grams
Display size and pixel count5.5 inches; 1920&# 215; 1080 pixels4.7 inches; 1334&# 215; 750 pixels4 inches; 1136&# 215; 640 pixels4 inches; 1136&# 215; 640 pixels
Display resolution (Pixel density)401 ppi 326 ppi326 ppi326 ppi
iPhone price without contract (EIA) 799/899/999 euros * (depending on memory size)699/799/899 Euro * (depending on memory size) 599/649 euros * (depending on memory size)399 € *

A detailed comparison of the models with the technical specifications, refer to Article iPhone 6, 6 Plus, iPhone 5s and 5c in comparison.

iPhone 6: Size in practice

The iPhone 6 is similar to the size of the slimmer body compared to the predecessor of something. If one has come to love the larger display, the predecessor models seem tiny. For details, see our iPhone-6 test.

however, the difference with the iPhone 6 Plus is very clear. In a hands-on video we have the models looked at shortly after publication:


In the 100-day test I came to the realization that you can get used to the dimensions of the iPhone 6 Plus quite impressive. For the pocket transport however, it is usually not suitable. however, usage and media consumption are very pleasant.

Poll: The ideal iPhone Size

So like iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus - a Chinese website that Apple not only iPhones is presented with 4,7- and 5,5-inch display in the coming years to have learned. No, a new 4-inch model plane manufacturers, therefore a "real" successor of the iPhone 5s. In order for the smart phone users are likely to be relieved, who want a small iPhone, but still want top performance.

We are interested in: What iPhone do you have? Suits you the size? Do you want next, a larger model? Then take part at the bottom of our survey. At the end you will reach for evaluation. So you see the answers provided by the reader before you. Thank you for participating!

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