Model Comparison

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In A Nutshell

Available in jet black, black, silver, gold and rose gold, iPhone 7 Plus features all-new 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras; splash, water and dust resistance; an A10 Fusion chip; a new Retina HD display with wide colour gamut; stereo speakers; and iOS 10. Available in jet black, black, silver, gold and rose gold, iPhone 7 features an all-new 12MP camera; splash, water and dust resistance; an A10 Fusion chip; a new Retina HD display with wide colour gamut; stereo speakers; and iOS 10. Available in space grey, silver, gold and rose gold, iPhone 6s Plus features an A9 chip, 3D Touch, Touch ID, a 12MP camera and iOS 10.

Available in space grey, silver, gold and rose gold, iPhone 6s features an A9 chip, 3D Touch, Touch ID, a 12MP camera and iOS 10.

Available in space grey, silver, gold and rose gold, iPhone SE features an A9 chip, Touch ID, a 12MP camera and iOS 10.

Storage Options

32GB

128GB

256GB

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32GB

128GB

256GB

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32GB

128GB

 

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32GB

128GB

 

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16GB

64GB

 

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Display

Retina HD display with wide colour gamut and 3D Touch

Retina HD display with wide colour gamut and 3D Touch

Retina HD display with 3D Touch

Retina HD display with 3D Touch

Retina display

5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and new Taptic Engine 4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and new Taptic Engine 5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and Taptic Engine 4.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen next-generation Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology and Taptic Engine 4-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
1920×1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334×750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi 1920×1080-pixel resolution at 401 ppi 1334×750-pixel resolution at 326 ppi 1136×640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi
1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1300:1 contrast ratio (typical) 1400:1 contrast ratio (typical) 800:1 contrast ratio (typical)
Wide colour display (P3) Wide colour display (P3) Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard Full sRGB standard
625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical) 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles Dual-domain pixels for wide viewing angles
Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
Display Zoom Display Zoom Display Zoom Display Zoom
Reachability Reachability Reachability Reachability

Dimensions

Height

158.2 mm (6.23 inches)

Height

138.3 mm (5.44 inches)

Height

158.2 mm (6.23 inches)

Height

138.3 mm (5.44 inches)

Height

123.8 mm (4.87 inches)

Width

77.9 mm
(3.07 inches)

Width

67.1 mm
(2.64 inches)

Width

77.9 mm
(3.07 inches)

Width

67.1 mm
(2.64 inches)

Width

58.6 mm (2.31 inches)

Depth

7.3 mm (0.29 inches)

Depth

7.1 mm (0.28 inches)

Depth

7.3 mm (0.29 inches)

Depth

7.1 mm (0.28 inches)

Depth

7.6 mm (0.30 inches)

Weight

188 grams
(6.63 ounces)

Weight

138 grams
(4.87 ounces)

Weight

192 grams
(6.77 ounces)

Weight

143 grams
(5.04 ounces)

Weight

113 grams (3.99 ounces)

Splash/Water/Dust Resistant?

 Yes  Yes

Internal Chip

A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M10 motion coprocessor

A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M10 motion coprocessor

A9 chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

A9 chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

A9 chip with 64-bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

Back Camera

All-new 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras All-new 12MP camera 12MP camera 12MP camera 12MP camera
Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture; telephoto: ƒ/2.8 aperture ƒ/1.8 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture
Optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation Optical image stabilisation
Six-element lens Six-element lens Five-element lens Five-element lens Five-element lens
Optical zoom at 2x; digital zoom up to 10x Digital zoom up to 5x Digital zoom up to 5x Digital zoom up to 5x Digital zoom up to 5x
Live Photos with stabilisation Live Photos with stabilisation Live Photos with stabilisation Live Photos with stabilisation Live Photos with stabilisation
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
Body and face detection Body and face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
Quad-LED True Tone flash Quad-LED True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Sapphire crystal
lens cover
Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor
Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter Hybrid IR filter
Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels Autofocus with Focus Pixels
Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus with Focus Pixels Tap to focus with Focus Pixels
Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control
Noise reduction Noise reduction Noise reduction Noise reduction Noise reduction
Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos Auto HDR for photos
Panorama (up to 63 megapixels) Panorama (up to 63 megapixels) Panorama (up to 63 megapixels) Panorama (up to 63 megapixels) Panorama (up to 63 megapixels)
Auto image stabilisation Auto image stabilisation Auto image stabilisation Auto image stabilisation Auto image stabilisation
Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode
Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode
Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging Photo geotagging

Video Recording

4K video recording at 30 fps 4K video recording at 30 fps 4K video recording at 30 fps 4K video recording at 30 fps 4K video recording at 30 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording
at 30 fps or 60 fps
Optical image stabilisation for video Optical image stabilisation for video Optical image stabilisation for video
Optical zoom at 2x; digital zoom up to 6x Digital zoom up to 3x Digital zoom up to 3x Digital zoom up to 3x Digital zoom up to 3x
Quad-LED True Tone flash Quad-LED True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash True Tone flash
Cinematic video stabilisation Cinematic video stabilisation Cinematic video stabilisation Cinematic video stabilisation Cinematic video stabilisation
Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video Continuous autofocus video
Body and face detection Body and face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps and 720p at 240 fps
Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation Time-lapse video with stabilisation
Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video
Playback zoom Playback zoom Playback zoom Playback zoom Playback zoom
Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging Video geotagging

Front FaceTime Camera

7-megapixel photos 7-megapixel photos 5-megapixel photos 5-megapixel photos 1.2-megapixel photos
ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.2 aperture ƒ/2.4 aperture
Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash Retina Flash
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
1080p HD video recording 1080p HD video recording 720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording 720p HD video recording
Auto HDR Auto HDR Auto HDR Auto HDR Auto HDR
Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor Backside illumination sensor
Body and face detection Body and face detection Face detection Face detection Face detection
Auto image stabilisation Auto image stabilisation
Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode Burst mode
Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control Exposure control
Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode Timer mode

Mobile and Wireless

GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE GSM/EDGE
UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+ UMTS/HSPA+
DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA DC-HSDPA
CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (some models) CDMA EV-DO Rev. A CDMA EV-DO Rev. A CDMA EV-DO Rev. A
4G LTE Advanced (up to 450 Mbps)5 4G LTE Advanced (up to 450 Mbps)5 4G LTE Advanced (up to 300 Mbps)5 4G LTE Advanced (up to 300 Mbps)5 4G LTE (up to 150 Mbps)5
802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi
Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2 Bluetooth 4.2
GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS GPS and GLONASS
VoLTE5 VoLTE5 VoLTE5 VoLTE5 VoLTE5
NFC NFC NFC NFC NFC
Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5

Touch ID

Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the new Home button Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the new Home button Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Second-generation fingerprint sensor built into the Home button Fingerprint sensor built into the Home button

Apple Pay

Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in shops, within apps and on the web

Video Calling

FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video FaceTime video
Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device Initiate video calls over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network to any FaceTime-enabled device

Audio Calling

FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio FaceTime audio
iPhone 7 Plus to any FaceTime audio–enabled device over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network iPhone 7 to any FaceTime audio–enabled device over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network iPhone 6s Plus to any FaceTime audio–enabled device over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network iPhone 6s to any FaceTime audio–enabled device over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network iPhone SE to any FaceTime audio–enabled device over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)5 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)5 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)5 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)5 Voice over LTE (VoLTE)5
Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5 Wi‑Fi calling5

Audio Playback

Audio formats supported

AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF and WAV

User-configurable maximum volume limit

TV and Video

AirPlay Mirroring, photos, audio and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)
Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)
Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 4K, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4 and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640×480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4 and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280×720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more
Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions Get proactive suggestions
Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free Use hands-free
Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs Listen to and identify songs

Power

Up to 1 hour longer battery life than iPhone 6s Plus Up to 2 hours longer battery life than iPhone 6s
Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery
Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter

Talk time (wireless)

Up to 21 hours on 3G

Talk time (wireless)

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 24 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Talk time

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Standby

Up to 16 days

Standby

Up to 10 days

Standby

Up to 16 days

Standby

Up to 10 days

Standby

Up to 10 days

Internet use

Up to 13 hours on 3G, up to 13 hours on 4G LTE, up to 15 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on 4G LTE, up to 14 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 12 hours on 4G LTE, up to 12 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 10 hours on 3G, up to 10 hours on 4G LTE, up to 11 hours on Wi‑Fi

Internet use

Up to 12 hours on 3G, up to 13 hours on 4G LTE, up to 13 hours on Wi‑Fi

Wireless video playback

Up to 14 hours

Wireless video playback

Up to 13 hours

Video playback

Up to 14 hours

Video playback

Up to 11 hours

Video playback

Up to 13 hours

Wireless audio playback

Up to 60 hours

Wireless audio playback

Up to 40 hours

Audio playback

Up to 80 hours

Audio playback

Up to 50 hours

Audio playback

Up to 50 hours

Included Headphones

EarPods with Lightning Connector EarPods with Lightning Connector EarPods with 3.5mm Headphone Plug EarPods with 3.5mm Headphone Plug EarPods with 3.5mm Headphone Plug
Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter Lightning to 3.5mm Headphone Jack Adapter

Sensors

Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer Accelerometer
Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor Ambient light sensor Ambient
light sensor
Ambient light sensor Ambient light sensor
Barometer Barometer Barometer Barometer

SIM Card Type

Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
iPhone 7 Plus is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards iPhone 7 is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards iPhone 6s Plus is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards iPhone 6s is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards iPhone SE is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Connector

Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning Lightning

All data is sourced from the Apple website to ensure accuracy.