The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are cheap and will get iOS 11 later this year but most people should temporarily avoid buying one or the other.
Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus aren’t top of the line smartphones but they’re certainly worth a look if you don’t have a ton of money to spend on an iPhone.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are still dependable phones with quality battery life and performance. They’re also much cheaper than they once were.
This fall, the two devices will get bumped up to iOS 11. Apple’s new operating system is set to deliver a nice list of improvements to both devices.
If you’re in the hunt for a cheap phone the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus should be on your list. With that said, there are some reasons to think about holding off on buying one or the other.
As we push through the summer months we’re starting to see rumors highlight upcoming flagships from Apple, Samsung and Google. We’ve also started to see smartphone prices shift in response.
Today we want to go over some reasons why you should, and maybe shouldn’t, invest in an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus right now or in the future.
Keep these reasons in mind as you come to a decision.
iPhone 6 Deals Are Good Right Now
Let's start with a couple of reasons to buy the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus right now or in the near future.
These days you don't have to wait for Apple to announce new iPhone models to take advantage of great iPhone deals.
There are a ton of deals on new and used/refurbished iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models. One example: Groupon is selling a space gray iPhone 6 for just $279.99.
You also might be able to find a steal on resale sites like eBay or Craigslist if you play your cards right.
If you're on a budget and you don't care about specs, the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus are two phones to consider. We could see some better deals emerge during the fall months and the holidays but don't expect the prices to fluctuate too much.