Apple iPhone 6S vs Apple iPhone SE

2.64 in
5.44 in
Apple iPhone 6S Mobile Phone
Apple iPhone 6S
2.31 in
4.87 in
Apple iPhone SE Mobile Phone
Apple iPhone SE
Editiorial reviews
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Full Comparison

Hardware

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Operating SystemApple iOS 11Apple iOS 11
CPU clock speed2.0 GHz1.84 GHz
CPU CoresDual-coreDual-core
CPU ModelApple A9Apple A9 APL0898
GPUyesyes
GPU ModelPowerVR GT7600PowerVR Series 7XT GT7600
Ram memory2GB2GB

Display

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Touchscreenyesyes
Colors16.7 M16.7 M
Panel type
IPS
IPS
Screen size4.7 in4.0 in
Resolution1334.0 px1136.0 px
Technology
IPS , IPS LCD
IPS , IPS LCD
Pixel Density326.0 ppi326.0 ppi
Dual screen supportnono
Scratch resistant displayyesyes
HDRnono
3D supportyes
N/A
3D touchyes
N/A
Ambient light sensoryesyes
Multi touchyesyes

Camera

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Number of cameras22
Front resolution5.0 Mpx1.2 Mpx
Primary rear resolution12.0 Mpx12.0 Mpx
Primary rear lens aperture2.2 f2.2 f
Video recordingyesyes
Highest video resolution4096.0 px4096.0 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution30.0 fps30.0 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)240.0 fps120.0 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1280.0 px1280.0 px
Autofocusyesyes
Burst Modeyesyes
Digital Image Stabilizationyesyes
Digital Zoomyesyes
Face Detectionyesyes
Geo-taggingyesyes
HDR Captureyesyes
LED Flashyesyes
Panoramayesyes
Slow-Moyes
N/A
Smile Detectionyesyes
Touch Focusyesyes
Optical Zoom
N/A
3x

Storage

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Memory card readernono
Types of memory card supportedNo memory slotNo memory slot

Dimensions

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
MaterialAluminium, Aluminium, Glass, SteelAluminium
Height5.44 in4.87 in
Width2.64 in2.31 in
Depth0.28 in0.3 in
Weight5.04 oz3.99 oz
Physical keyboard/numpadnono
Water resistantnono
Shock resistantnono

Sensors

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Accelerometeryesyes
Proximityyesyes
Digital Compassyesyes
Fingerprintyesyes
Gyroscopeyesyes
Barometeryesyes
Pedometeryesyes

Other features

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Apple Payyesyes
Built-in stereo speakersyes
N/A
IR
N/A
yes

Connectivity

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Dual sim supportnono
Sim card sizeNano-SIMNano-SIM
DLNA certifiednono
Bluetoothyesyes
Bluetooth version4.24.2
Bluetooth profileA2DP, AVRCPA2DP, AVRCP
NFCyesyes
Charging connectionLightningLightning
Headphone connection3.5 mm3.5 mm
Video outputManufacturer specificManufacturer specific

Celluar

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Navigation systemGLONASSGLONASS
2G GSMyesyes
GSM Frequencies850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G UMTSyesyes
UMTS Frequences850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
CDMA Frequences800 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz800 MHz, 1700 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz
HSPAyesyes
HSPA+yesyes
DC-HSPAyesyes
HSDPA speed42.0 Mbps42.0 Mbps
HSUPA speed5.76 Mbps5.76 Mbps
LTE Frequencies700 MHz, 800 MHz, 850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2600 MHz800 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 2100 MHz, 2600 MHz
4G Speed (download/upload)300/50150/50
Mobile hotspot functionyesyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)yesyes
Wireless networking standard802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Battery

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Exchangeable batterynono
Battery typeLithium PolymerLithium Ion
Battery capacity1715.0 mAh1642.0 mAh
Standby Time 2G240.0 h240.0 h
Talk Time 2G14.0 h14.0 h
Standby Time 3G240.0 h240.0 h
Talk Time 3G14.0 h14.0 h
Supports fast chargingnono
Supports wireless charging nono

Voice

Apple iPhone 6SApple iPhone 6SApple iPhone SEApple iPhone SE
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)yesyes
Voice over WiFi (VoWiFi)yesyes