Apple iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Rumoured specs and features of next-gen iPhone

Apple is scheduled to release its flagship iPhone 7, which has been doing the rounds for several months. The previously released iPhone 6s also comes with excellent specifications. Let’s pit them against each other and see how do they fare, Apple iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Display

According to the information available at this point of time, the display of iPhone 7 will be the same as iPhone 6s with a 4.7-inch 3D touch LED IPS display with a resolution of 750×1334 pixels and pixel density of 326PPI. However, Apple will most likely replace IPS panel with OLED panel to provide an enhanced viewing experience.

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Processor and Storage

While iPhone 6s features Apple A9 dual-core processor running at 1.84GHz, the iPhone 7 is expected to ship with an enhanced Apple A10 processor. We expect it to run at 2GHz with core spares manufactured by Intel. We don’t have any data about the kind of graphics that will be integrated with iPhone 8 although the previous counterpart ships with PowerVR GT7600.

As per rumors, Apple is expected to ditch 16GB storage variant on iPhone and will replace the default storage capacity with 32GB. You can also expect 64GB and 128GB internal storage variants. It is also possible for the Apple to integrate 3GB RAM in iPhone 7 instead of 2GB.

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iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Camera

The upcoming iPhone 7 is expected to ship with 12MP dual-lens camera sensor paired with 5MP front-facing snapper both with f/2.2 aperture, which is same as iPhone 6s. We can also expect an enhanced sensor like 16MP rear and 8MP front camera since it is the latest trend in the smartphone circle.

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Battery and OS

iOS 10 is already in public beta and you can very much expect a refined version of iOS 10 with iPhone 7. If you work with iPhone 6s, you will have an opportunity to upgrade from iOS 9 to iOS 10.

If rumors are to be believed, Apple iPhone 7 is expected to ship with 1960mAh battery with support for wireless charging, when compared to 1715mAh in iPhone 6s.

Check the latest video leaks showing Apple iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s:

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Advanced Features

In Apple iPhone 7, you will not find a traditional 3.5mm headphone jack. Instead, you will have to work with a lightning port connector using special earphones.

According to rumors, Apple is reportedly working on to manufacture a Bluetooth enabled wireless headphone, which will be compatible with iPhone 7. Moreover, Apple is also working closely working with Intel to integrate LTE chipset into the upcoming iPhone. Like iPhone 6s, you can also expect an addition of a fingerprint sensor on the physical home button in addition to pressure sensors.

Also read: Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7 Pro price revealed

iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: Price

While the base model of iPhone 6s is priced at Rs. 62,000, the iPhone 7 will be priced between Rs. 70,000 to Rs. 75,000 because of new features. However, based on the recent flop of iPhone SE, Apple will reconsider the pricing strategy and fix the price under Rs. 50,000 to beat Samsung Galaxy S7.


If you are planning to invest for an iPhone, it’s better to wait for some time till iPhone 7 is officially announced. This is because you can expect new features, improved display, and a premium lightning audio port probably bundled with wireless earbuds.

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