1. fatfury's Avatar
    If you are on the fence about choosing between getting the iPhone 6 or the iPhone 6 Plus, hopefully MY deciding factors can help with what's important to you and what iPhone model is best for YOU.

    First off lets start of with the differences between the two devices:

    Size/Screen Size- The iPhone 6 Plus obviously has a much bigger screen, but it also does provide a slight increase in resolution. As pointed out in some other reviews, it isn't a huge noticeable difference to the naked eye. To me, this was not a big deal as both devices provided a glorious and fantastic screen. Videos, YouTube, Media, etc is AWESOME on the bigger screen though.
    Camera- The iPhone 6 Plus's camera comes with Optical Image Stabilization. The iPhone 6 does not. There are tons of reviews on the web with comparisons, and I will admit, it does provide a better picture image. I shoot a lot of quick shots with my iPhone, and though this was not huge factor for me, It does have its benefits.
    iOS- The iPhone 6 Plus also provides the user with an "iPad like" feel (on some apps and home screen). This is a cool feature, but not very impactful to my decision and everyday use (for example, I never text in landscape mode).
    BATTERY LIFE- Now, THIS is what made me go with the iPhone 6 Plus. This was the number one issue I had with my previous iPhones (iPhone 3g, iPhone 4, iPhone 5). Before the iPhone 6 Plus I have to admit, I was a little jealous of my wife's Samsung Galaxy S5's battery life. People aren't kidding when they talk about how great the battery life is and impressed with how much usage they can get off a single charge. It's quite remarkable! The iPhone 6 doesn't have much of an upgrade to battery life compared to previous models, which is understandable due to its comparative size to the 6 Plus; Bigger device with a bigger battery.
    Totability/wieldability- Whatever you want to call it, this is obviously a big difference. When at the Apple store and holding the iPhone 6 in my hand, it felt MUCH MORE comfortable in the hand than the iPhone 6 Plus. It is clearly made for one handed use and is definitely the signature upgrade to the iPhone series. The iPhone 6 Plus is a BEAST-no question! Its NOT a one handed device; Its a two-hander for sure. This being said, it still feels good in the hands (yes, plural) because of its build quality.

    After about three days of owning the iPhone 6 Plus, I REALLY love it and am glad I didn't go with the regular 6. Initially, I thought I might have an issue with the sheer size and hold ability, but now that I have used it for three days, I've adjusted without even thinking about it. I don't wear tight jeans, so its not an issue in the pocket and doesn't feel in the way. I never really text one handed (even on my now much smaller iPhone 5), so texting on this beast was actually more enjoyable and comfortable for me. If I'm driving and have to respond to a text, I always used the Voice to Text feature, so there was no difference there either. Rarely to I actually talk on the phone, and when I do, I found that I'm a "speaker phone" talker while in the car alone, so that wasn't any different. When I am in a crowd an need to put the phone to my ear, I really could care less how I look with this mammoth up to my ear LOL. If you're the type of person who uses a Bluetooth device or the Apple headphones w/ mic when talking on the phone, then you probably wont see any difference in phone use either.

    After reading this, if you have decided on a device based on my review/experience, ask yourself one last question. Do I want to own a smartphone or step into the world of a "phablet"? Personally, I was always against "phablets' for their size and judgemental thought of totability, but after owning the iPhone 6 Plus, I don't think I will ever go back to a regular smartphone. I get the best of both world- Tablet/iPad and smartphone.

    I hope my experience and write up helps. Enjoy!
    01-20-2015 03:18 PM
  2. Jessica Yan's Avatar
    I love the big screen.
    donemt likes this.
    02-17-2015 02:28 AM
  3. Jessica Yan's Avatar
    Everything is depend to your needs. This device has the exact same design as well as similar specifications.
    The difference is the body size and the the screen size. If the user is concerned about the size, the iPhone 6 Plus will be the right choice for enjoying multimedia content, any camera is equipped with OIS technology, and it has a larger battery.
    donemt likes this.
    02-17-2015 02:30 AM
  4. Mannie Ku's Avatar
    oh gosh where do i begin? I love the size , my gold color and the speed.
    ladyc0524 likes this.
    02-22-2015 07:22 PM
  5. caymangt4's Avatar
    love the size and resolution of the screen. kinda disappointed apple didn't make the 6 0.3 inches bigger, I think 5 inch would be the perfect size.
    02-28-2015 02:44 PM
  6. am1480's Avatar
    I have had the iPhone years ago, and went to Android, and now back to the iPhone 6 Plus. Now I remember why I went to Android, there was so much more choices in apps, which were descent and free, but It seems to me apple is holding the iPhone owner hostage. I wanted a text app like Chomp and Handscent, and so I found Go SMS Pro, so I spent my money, to have it open to a screen that is completely blank.
    03-10-2015 10:02 PM
  7. hearmeoutx's Avatar
    I have had the iPhone years ago, and went to Android, and now back to the iPhone 6 Plus. Now I remember why I went to Android, there was so much more choices in apps, which were descent and free, but It seems to me apple is holding the iPhone owner hostage. I wanted a text app like Chomp and Handscent, and so I found Go SMS Pro, so I spent my money, to have it open to a screen that is completely blank.
    I find that the iPhone has better apps. I would rarely pay for a quality app than get a subpar one for free like I did when I had android. A lot of IPhone apps have free versions so you can try them out or use them without certain features if you choose. I like this option. I do not personally by a ton of a apps, but the ones I do I love.
    Ricky Yu likes this.
    03-10-2015 10:51 PM
  8. Miranda Wilson's Avatar
    I definitely love this iphone 6 plus. it is very different from previous iphone. the double tap home button gives easily reach things one handed. it can also rotate 360 degree like ipad. i also love the round edges that gives uniqueness to the previous iphone. the speaker is quite loud. I'm happy to have this iphone 6 plus.
    03-11-2015 04:42 AM
  9. Judson50's Avatar
    I always thought the 6 plus was ridiculous then I held one and immediately when I went to my iPhone 5 I was disappointed. So I knew I needed a new phone.

    I am huge into productivity and was a HEAVY BlackBerry user. But when the company took a dive I didn't want to be stuck with a device for 2 years that had 0 value.

    I went to AT&T and was strongly considering the BlackBerry Passport too because I believe they are making a comeback. I watched literally 20+ videos on the Passport and iPhone 6+ But I couldn't get over the fact that I wanted an all-in-one device. For fun and work. As I tried the Passport I found I actually type faster in the iPhone. I was SHOCKED. I found I had to MAKE things work for the BlackBerry rather than everything just "working" on the 6+.

    So I again tried the 6 plus and I loved the size. The feel the speed and the pictures. I have three beautiful girls and I love taking pics and videos. The BlackBerry just cannot compete in that realm.

    I love the 6 plus. I always wanted an iPad mini but didn't want to spend the money to have 2 devices. This is perfect for me in work and non-work.

    Now I need to find a case and there is no Fre from lifeproof 😞 so I'm trying to find something inexpensive and thin.

    End of the day. In thought it was too big and then I tried it. The iPad like additions (multiple panes) on the phone is EXACTLY what I wanted.
    03-16-2015 09:23 PM
  10. Utteru calls's Avatar
    I am just loving iphone 6+ features more advance more powerful simply amazing.
    03-25-2015 03:55 AM
  11. bamf-hacker's Avatar
    6 plus is a great phone all around. Screen real estate is awesome!!! You get used to be size pretty quickly.
    nua Nguyenvan and racerhomie like this.
    03-25-2015 05:11 AM
  12. guinnkevinr's Avatar
    I've had the 6 since launch day and just upgraded to the 6+ two days ago. I am in love. The experience is so much better with the + over the smaller size 6. I'll be sticking with the + from here on out. Watching videos, playing games and web browsing are so much better on this phone.
    03-28-2015 03:52 AM
  13. LCW's Avatar
    I got the 6 Plus about 3 weeks ago because I was wanting a bit more battery life and frankly a larger screen than what my 6 was giving me (had it since launch). What I wasn't expecting was how gorgeous the Plus' screen is!!! Totally blew me away. And the battery life is truly amazing!! Makes the 6 look pretty weak in terms of battery.

    I will admit the 6 Plus is a bit harder to pocket and carry around, it isn't bad once you get used to it. It does take some readjustment though, if you're used to a 5S or 6, let alone a 4/4S. After getting used to the Plus' size, I put the 6 up for sale. Didn't take long to get rid of and got good money for it.

    What I didn't expect though was how much I used my Plus more while at home vs my iPad Air 2. So much so, that the Air 2 hasn't been getting much love. In fact, I think I will sell my iPad, since frankly, the Plus serves me well enough. (And I have a retina Macbook for more intensive work).

    Anyone find themselves using their iPads MUCH less once they got their Plus??
    racerhomie likes this.
    03-28-2015 08:28 PM
  14. reeneebob's Avatar
    Anyone find themselves using their iPads MUCH less once they got their Plus??
    Yup.


    Sent from my iPad Air using Tapatalk
    03-29-2015 02:22 PM
  15. mymusicworks's Avatar
    I got the 6 Plus about 3 weeks ago because I was wanting a bit more battery life and frankly a larger screen than what my 6 was giving me (had it since launch). What I wasn't expecting was how gorgeous the Plus' screen is!!! Totally blew me away. And the battery life is truly amazing!! Makes the 6 look pretty weak in terms of battery.

    I will admit the 6 Plus is a bit harder to pocket and carry around, it isn't bad once you get used to it. It does take some readjustment though, if you're used to a 5S or 6, let alone a 4/4S. After getting used to the Plus' size, I put the 6 up for sale. Didn't take long to get rid of and got good money for it.

    What I didn't expect though was how much I used my Plus more while at home vs my iPad Air 2. So much so, that the Air 2 hasn't been getting much love. In fact, I think I will sell my iPad, since frankly, the Plus serves me well enough. (And I have a retina Macbook for more intensive work).

    Anyone find themselves using their iPads MUCH less once they got their Plus??
    So true also battery really superb
    03-30-2015 05:09 AM
  16. motor96's Avatar
    I've had my plus for about a week and half. It has been awesome! I was very hesitant. I actually returned my first 6 because I thought it was big and went back to 5s. Then I gave the 6 another shot and loved it. Perfect size for one handed use. But I was wanting better battery and screen. Man does this thing fill that void. Expect for battery but I think that's because I can't put it down. The screen real state and resolution is amazing. I can tell a difference between the 6 and 6 plus. I can't go back. It was of course an adjustment but it is definitely worth it. Replaced my iPad too.


    Sent from my iPhone 6 plus using Tapatalk
    04-07-2015 07:46 PM
  17. Evilguppy's Avatar
    Coming from an iPhone 6, which I really loved...
    But the display on the Plus is vastly superior, it's as simple as that, period.
    The email layout, calendar layout, the way everything switches to landscape mode if I want it to, the keyboard and oh yes, the camera.
    And while I was perfectly satisfied with my battery life on the 6, this is the icing on the cake, it totally rocks.
    The size does make portability something I need to think about, but it's no big deal.
    Awesome phone.
    motor96 likes this.
    04-08-2015 10:58 AM
  18. burwil's Avatar
    In the Android world there is no perception that the large format phones like the Note 3 and 4 or Nexus 6 are one-handed phones. They are not unless you have extremely large hands. I think the plus is indeed a two handed phone....more comfortable to use and safer....for you and the phone! Just need to get used to using two hands. On the positive side you can now actually read web pages and such on your phone. When I took the 5s for T Mobile's 'Test Drive' I was pretty shocked that this was, until several months ago, an iPhone standard. I suppose you get used to it but reading is impractical. This was the size of typical android phones three years ago.
    04-28-2015 11:01 AM
  19. nancybout's Avatar
    Ok I've had this phone since October... It's now may! 7 months.
    I have no bending mad the size I Love it!
    I do wear skinny jeans and with a case I can slide in back pocket ...I don't do it daily BUT I have done it.
    It's a thin phone so it's really a non issue .
    It works just works I had minimal issues maybe a reboot a few times and keyboard froze a few times.
    This is it,I am happy I love the apps and as my daily driver (camera gps apps) it's all I need! MORE than what I need!
    I may just keep this one... Or may update to the 6 plus S lol
    GOOD LUCK!
    The piIPhone 6 Plus: reviews and impressions-imoreappimg_20150516_114545.jpgthis pic is a 4s 5s and 6 taken w the 6 plus lol
    05-16-2015 11:46 AM
  20. FiveFingerStudios's Avatar
    I can't believe i was reading on a 5 a few months ago. I got a 6 at launch and then when my GF moved over to my carrier, I gave her my phone and got the 6 plus. Its been great at the screen is what I use most. I hardly talk on the phone anymore...
    05-18-2015 11:12 PM
  21. nancybout's Avatar
    I'm sure I probably write something I started w the six and loved it but traded for the plus and love it more!
    BEST phone I've ever ever had 💗
    05-25-2015 12:21 PM
  22. fkpalm's Avatar
    Went from note 4 to S6 edge to the 6 plus thought the note 4 was best phone I ever had until now with the 6 plus the battery life has been amazing. No looking back
    dsamp23 likes this.
    06-09-2015 04:38 PM
  23. nua Nguyenvan's Avatar
    You are dying to tell the world how excited you are about your new iPhone 6 Plus. Here's where you give that keyboard a workout. Voice out freely!
    IPhone 6 Plus: reviews and impressions-imoreappimg_20150621_044046.jpgClick image for larger version. 

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    06-20-2015 05:40 PM
  24. shanghaichica's Avatar
    I've had my 6 plus for 7 months now and I have to say it's over taken the iPhone 4 as my all time favourite phone. I love the size, the screen quality, the amazing battery life, the camera. It's fast. What more could I want in a phone ❤️
    06-26-2015 09:16 PM
  25. cocoparkjacky's Avatar
    satisfied with with the purchase, the golden the awosome, looks cool with my colorful glass protector and Frame case,
    07-21-2015 10:44 PM
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