It was thought that they weren’t included in the list, but the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are confirmed to get iOS 15. Even though the smartphone is already six years old. Six years is a very long lifespan for a smartphone. Because it makes the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus the smartphone with the longest update support to date.
Don’t compare it to an Android device. Although Samsung made a new step by providing security updates for up to four years for a number of its smartphones. The average Android smartphone vendor provides 2-3 years of support.
Not All New Features Can Be Felt
Back to the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, even though these two phones get iOS 15. However, there is a but, namely not all new features can be felt. Because this feature cannot be run with the Apple A9 chip.
The iOS 15 feature that doesn’t run on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus is Live Text, which is similar to Google Lens. Portrait mode in FaceTime and immersive walking directions in Maps. All of these features require a minimum of the A12 Bionic chip that powers the iPhone XS and XR. However, you can still experience features like Notification Summary and Focus. They can share videos and music on FaceTime, as well as most importantly privacy and security features.
A little reminder, the iPhone 6S has a 4.7-inch screen with a resolution of 1334 x 750 pixels. While the 6S Plus is more spacious, measuring 5.5 inches with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Both of these phones have the A9 chip combined with 2GB of RAM. There are 4 choices of internal memory provided, namely 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. Both have a 12MP camera and a 5MP front camera. Both phones still carry a Home button that integrates with the fingerprint sensor. comes in 4 color variants, namely Gray, Silver, Gold, and Rose Gold.