iPhone Buying Guide: Which Model to Select?
The iPhone was introduced 8 years ago and went on to become the most popular cell phone in the world within a year. Even today, the iPhone is almost exclusively dominating the smartphone market. As soon as a new model is released, people flock to their nearest Apple stores to buy the latest version.
Apple is currently offering 4 different iPhone models. iPhone prices in Pakistan differ for different models. If you’re having a hard time deciding which one to buy, read this guide to help you make the decision easier.
iPhone 6 Plus:
This is the latest iPhone version available in the market and it features the biggest screen size (5.5 inches) yet. It offers a 64-bit A8 processor with M8 motion coprocessor and an 8 megapixel iSight camera with optical image stabilization. This model is available in silver, gold and space gray colors with a storage capacity of 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. If you love photography, this phone is a great choice for you as it’s the only iPhone model that features optical image stabilization. iPhone 6 Plus is available in Pakistan from PKR 80,000.
iPhone 6 is almost the same as iPhone 6 Plus in terms of specifications. The only thing missing is the optical image stabilization feature. The battery life of iPhone 6 is also slightly lesser than the 6 Plus model. iPhone 6 features a 4.7 inch screen with a 64-bit A8 processor with M8 motion coprocessor. It offers an 8-megapixel iSight camera and a storage capacity of 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. It is also available in silver, gold and space gray color. This model is available in Pakistan from PKR 69,000.
Before the release of iPhone 6, the iPhone 5s was the most high-end and top of the line iPhone mode. Some of the key specifications of the model include a 4 inch screen with a 64-bit A7 processor, an 8-megapixel iSight camera, Siri and 16 GB or 32 GB storage capacity. The iPhone 5s can be bought in Pakistan from PKR 54,999.
The 5c was launched around the same time as the 5s. It is a more affordable version as it features a plastic back instead of a metal one. It also comes in funky colors such as yellow, pink, green and blue. The specifications of the iPhone 5c are the same as the 5s, except that it only offers an 8 GB storage capacity. You can buy iPhone 5c in Pakistan for PKR 37,000.
If you’re confused about which iPhone model to buy, here is a list of features that are missing in the iPhone 5s and 5c, but are found in iPhone 6 and 6 Plus:
- Apple Pay
- Continuous autofocus video
- Cinematic video stabilization
- 43 megapixel panorama photos
- Optical image stabilization (only available in iPhone 6 Plus)
- Reachability and display zoom
- Voice over LTE support
Have you decided which iPhone model to buy? Which iPhone model best appeals to you? Let us know in the comments.