The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are getting older but there are still a few good reasons (and a few reasons not) to consider making one, or the other, your next phone.
They’re no longer flagship models but the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are still excellent smartphones, especially at their current price point.
The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are fast, come with solid cameras, and still offer outstanding battery life. They’ll also be getting the bump up to Apple’s iOS 11 update later this year. If you are in the market for a new device, they should be on your shopping list. With that said, there are also some reasons to consider holding out.
This is a particularly volatile time for the smartphone market. As we push deeper into the summer we’re starting to see rumors outline fall flagship smartphones like the Galaxy Note 8, Google Pixel 2, and the iPhone 8. If rumors are accurate, we’re probably just a few weeks away from a couple of big announcements.
If you’re planning to buy a phone in July or August you need to be extremely comfortable with your decision. And that means going over the pros and cons of picking up a new device like an iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus.
This guide will take you through a few reasons to consider buying one right now and a few reasons why it might be a good idea to wait a few more weeks.
iPhone 6s Deals Are Great Right Now
We'll start with a few reasons to consider buying the iPhone 6s or the iPhone 6s Plus right now.
Back in the day, you used to have to wait for Apple to announce a new iPhone in order to get the best deal on an older model. Not any more. These days, amazing iPhone deals come months ahead of the yearly iPhone launch.
There are currently a number of amazing iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus deals out there. You don't need to pay anywhere near top dollar for either device making them ideal for those of you that want an iPhone but can't or don't want to shell out for the iPhone 7 or iPhone 8.
If you're on a budget and/or you don't need the best specs or features, you might think about pulling the trigger on an iPhone 6s right now. Prices might get a little better in the fall but we don't expect a huge fluctuation.