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87
Engadget
Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
87

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

The iPhone 6 Plus is difficult to use one-handed, not to mention more uncomfortable than similar-sized phones. In exchange, though, you get more of an iPad-like user experience on a much smaller device. It also has better battery life than the smaller iPhone 6, as well as a better camera. Keep that in mind as you're deciding between the two devices.

Pros
  • Large, beautiful display
  • Great camera with optical image stabilization
  • Long battery life
  • Fast performance
Cons
  • One-handed use is frustrating and uncomfortable
  • NFC can only be used for mobile payments
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Scores

Engadget

87
 

User Reviews

100
KyotoSan
A gadget unicorn - Engadget
90
Cryates
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
Chris Cahoe
After owning Android phones for the last five years, I decided to make the switch...read more
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88
Average Critic Score

Reception and call quality

100
 

Display

91
 

Battery life

87
 

Camera

93
 

Ease of use

80
 

Design and form factor

80
 

Portability (size / weight)

62
 

Media support

60
 

Durability

80
 

Ecosystem (apps, accessories, etc.)

80
 

How It Stacks Up

88

Engadget

88
 

Critic

81
 

User

93
 
80

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80
 

Critic

80
 

User

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84

Engadget

84
 

Critic

81
 

User

79
 
87

Engadget

87
 

Critic

83
 

User

90
 
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