Mobile News



Home › Iphone

When are new iPhones released

Why you don't need to worry about iPhone 6s 'Chipgate'  February 1, 2017 – 12:44 pm
Optical image stabilization

Apple has used a busy, action-packed event in San Francisco to show off its new iPhone 6s with 3D Touch display and new Rose Gold model. Here's everything you need to know plus how to buy the iPhone 6s in the UK.

After a year of rumours, speculation and ever-mounting evidence, Apple has finally released the iPhone 6s and its bigger sibling, the iPhone 6s Plus. As expected, the new iPhones come in a new Rose Gold colour and also offer 3D Touch, but there are lots of other new features, too. Read on to find out more about the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, including the iPhone 6s release date, UK price, all of the new features, how to buy the iPhone 6s & 6s Plus in the UK and get the best iPhone 6s deals.

Also unveiled at the Apple event:
iPad Pro
New Apple Watch models, straps and software
New Apple TV
New iPad mini 4

How to buy an iPhone 6s from the Apple Store: Has the iPhone 6s sold out?

If you want to head into an Apple Store to buy your iPhone 6s, you can certainly expect to see queues and it's possible that the particular model you're after will be sold out, especially if you're visiting one of Apple's more popular stores.

If you want to buy your iPhone 6s on contract rather than from Apple directly, you an expect to find them in retail branches of EE, O2, Three, Virgin and Vodafone.

From Saturday 26 September, you'll be able to reserve your iPhone to pick up in store, and Apple says that most stores will have the iPhone available for walk-in customers every day, so we expect regular deliveries are planned.

iPhone 6s & 6s Plus price UK: How much do the new iPhones cost?

The iPhone 6s starts at £539, while the iPhone 6s Plus starts at £619. Breaking that down further:

iPhone 6s 16GB: £539
iPhone 6s 64GB: £619
iPhone 6s 128GB: £699

iPhone 6s Plus 16GB: £619
iPhone 6s Plus 64GB: £699
iPhone 6s Plus 128GB: £789

Where to buy the iPhone 6s in the UK

As mentioned above, Apple began pre-orders for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus on Saturday 12 September at 8.01am, and then became available to buy on 25 September from 8am.

On Apple's Online Store, you'll be able to order the new iPhone unsubsidised for the prices listed above, but most models now have a 1-2 week dispatch estimate so you might want to try reserving a model to buy in store (which you can do by pressing the button below 'Add to Bag' at checkout on the Apple Store) or buying the phone from a carrier or third-party seller.

Where buy the iPhone 6s UK: Best iPhone 6s deals and contracts

If you're looking to get your iPhone 6s on contract, you'll want to turn to a carrier.

How to buy iPhone 6s UK: EE

The EE contract that the carrier recommends for the iPhone 6s is £49.99 per month with a £49.99 upfront cost, and for that you'll get 4GB of data with unlimited texts and calls. You can order from EE here.

How to buy iPhone 6s UK: Mobile Phones Direct

You can get the iPhone 6s from £35 per month with a £49.99 upfront cost from Mobile Phones Direct. If you want to pay nothing upfront, it's also available for £44 per month with unlimited texts, minutes and data on a Vodafone contract via Mobile Phones Direct. You can find the deal by clicking here.

iPhone 6s & 6s Plus: Is the iPhone 6s waterproof?

Reports are suggesting the new iPhone 6s is waterproof. This is based on iFixit’s tear down of the new iPhone. iFixIt claims that it found an adhesive running around the edge of the iPhone along with silicon seals on the connectors inside the iPhone. This could serve to protect the iPhone from water damage. However, Apple is not claiming that the iPhone is waterproof, so we don’t suggest that you take any risks. The company famously has a water indicator inside the iPhone that show if the iPhone has had water damage when you take it in for repair.

Source: www.macworld.co.uk

LOVPHONE iPhone 7 Plus Armband - LOVPHONE Sport Running Exercise Gym Sportband Armband Case for Apple iPhone 7 Plus, Water Resistant & Sweat-proof
Wireless (LOVPHONE)
  • Dear All valued Buyers: Any one who recieved old design iPhone 7 Plus Armband can contact us to get a free newest design iphone 7 Armband . The old design iphone...
  • Water-resistant neoprene and PVC screen protector protect your smartphone from scratches,dirt and sweat in outdoors, installed in seconds. Designed to twist and...
  • Adjustable Velcro band supports a wide range of arm girth from 10 (25.4cm) to 15 (38.1cm). Adjustable velcro strap protects and stabilizes device without slipping...
  • The reflective strip circled around the screen window,keeps you noticeable when running in low light scenario.
  • LOVPHONE lifetime warranty:We know how important the quality is to you ,just rest assured If any dissatisfied,please contact us for exchange or refund with no hassle.
Premium Bike and Motorcycle PHONE MOUNT Made of Durable Non-Slip Silicone. Mobile Cellphone Holder / Universal Cradle for 99% of Smartphones and All Handlebars. Secure and Flexible - SILICO'
Sports (TeamObsidian)
  • DURABLE BEYOND IMAGINATION - Made from a single molded piece of high quality silicone this new cell holder does not have moving or glued parts. This provides the...
  • SECURE and SHOCK-ABSORBENT - Fully protect your smartphone! The flexible silicone absorbs all shocks (unlike the plastic holders out there). Once fixed, your phone...
  • FITS EVERY KIND OF HANDLEBAR - Simple, 60-Second Installation - This strong and adjustable mobile holder for bikes fits on any type of handlebar. Just wrap it around...
  • GREAT FOR ANY MODERN SMARTPHONE - Holds tight all smartphones with Screen Sizes Between 4 INCHES and 6 INCHES: iPhone 7 / 7 Plus or 6 / 6 Plus / 6S / 6S Plus and...
  • LIFETIME MANUFACTURER WARRANTY - This is the only bike and motorcycle smartphone holder that you will ever need. We truly believe You Won t Find a Better One Out...
iPad mini cases, ANZOL lightweight shockproof cover case with handle stand for kids for Apple iPad mini / iPad mini 2 / iPad mini 3(Red)
Office Product ()
  • Specially designed for Apple ipad mini / mini 2 / mini 3, Suitable for Kids, Children, Adults, Girls, Men, Women,Trip ,School,Home.
  • Case is made from high quality non-toxic EVA, Thick foam fully covers the back,with water resistance, protects the ipad from scratches, dust, and smudges
  • New hot style popular and fashionable design , Pretty fashionable looking design for School and Classroom Kids Friendly.
  • Case Perfect Fit with precisely cut openings, it is easily access to all the buttons(including the microphone, speaker,and camera)
  • Versatile and free standing, Soft protective carrying 180-degree free-standing and kids friendly case and allows the case to be stood upright for tabletop tablet...
1 Pcs Sealive new released, Squirt and Rotating Baby Whale&octopus Bathtub Bath Toy Swimming Pool Water toy,for baby bathtime 3 months old up ,Whale Model
Toy (Sealive)
  • Free Money back Guarantee: 60 days .Shipped by quick USPS when order price is higher than $9.99, 7-15 business days for delivery with free Tracking number.
  • Materials: Eco-Friend Plastics(No harm to baby).Shaped Octopus and Whale(Sent in Random).Size: Octopus--8*10.5CM / 3.1*4.1in,Whale--12*8CM/ 4.7*3.1in; Sized for...
  • Squirt and Rotating water in the bathtub or pool.Looking like a small water fountain .Lovely sea animals shape design can attract your baby; cultivate your baby...
  • Baby Bathtime,attract babies`attention.Make bathtime more easy and funny .shower spray bath toy is perfect for your little one. It encourages independent play and...
  • CE&FDA approved!! The Sealive baby bath toys approved all of U.S. and European regulatory standards for child & Baby safety.Sealive specialize in baby safety...
LAIMENG,Luxury Mirror Bling Crystal Back Case Cover For iPhone 7 Plus Laimeng 2 (Rose Gold)
Pet Products (LAIMENG,Luxury Mirror Bling Crystal Back Case Cover For iPhone 7 Plus)
  • ★Material:Acrylic+TPU
  • ★Protect your phone from dust,scratches and bumps
  • ★High fashion design with super artificial skill, Ultra slim and lightweight
  • ★New released stylish mirror diamond case,very convenient to use in your daily life
  • ★Cut oust for all features,speaker,charging port and camera,no need to remove it when using it

Related posts:

  1. Tough smartphone reviews
  2. Next iPhone version
  3. Watershot iPhone 5 review
  4. Whats new iPhone 6s
  5. Samsung Cell phones reviews