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My first impression of iPhone 6

This is not a review of iPhone 6. If that's what you are looking for then you are at the wrong place. If you want an honest opinion of a normal user of iPhone 6, then read on.




Overall the iPhone 6 is impressive! However it do have its shortcoming.

First of all, for an Asian that has a smaller Palm like me, 4.7" is considered big to use with one-handed most of the time. Note the phrase "most of the time" here. I can hold the phone with one hand and type if most of the time, but when I need to touch the top of the screen, I double tap the home button to bring down the screen. Unfortunately the screen move about 2/5 down this I have to re-adjust my grip to touch the top elements.

By doing so, it increases the drop rate of the iPhone, which I call it "dropability"! If there's a reachability, then there will be a dropability.

A Quick Look into the Beautiful iPhone 6

There have been many leaks of iPhone 6. It doesn't look attractive until the high quality detail leaks in the past 2 days. The assembled 4.7 inch space gray iPhone 6 looks beautiful indeed!

The LCD glass is curved at the edges towards the unibody body.
Space gray iPhone 6 is beautiful even with the plastic banding
The protruded camera is enclosed with a chromed (or liquidmetal) ring. It blends nicely with the space gray body.
Look at the iPhone 6 LCD (right), it almost touches the edge of the body.
iPhone 6 4.7" is thinner than iPhone 5/5s
iPhone 6 is slightly taller than iPhone 5/5s
It's slightly larger than a iPhone 5/5s but it definitely feels more comfortable.