Apple Plus: What to know about the new phone
Posted September 16, 2018 07:24:20Apple’s first iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C were a huge hit with consumers and Apple was already gearing up for the next-gen iPhone 6, which will debut next month.
The company has finally revealed its iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6S, with the latter the first iPhone to have a 3.5mm headphone jack and a camera bump.
Both phones have an 18:9 aspect ratio, a new, higher resolution display, a higher-resolution fingerprint sensor, a bigger screen and larger batteries.iPhone 6S is priced at $699.99, while iPhone 6 is $749.99.
Both are available in three colors, blue, white and pink, though the phone is not expected to come in any other color.
Apple is aiming for a 25 percent drop in its revenue in the fourth quarter of 2018, and that’s not a typo.
Its stock has fallen by as much as 12 percent this year, which is more than triple the 12 percent decline in the S&P 500 Index.
Apple’s stock has declined by over 30 percent since the company’s October 2018 earnings release.
In the past, Apple’s stock would have risen by as high as about 7 percent per year.
Apple stock is now trading at about $120 a share, down more than 9 percent from its Oct. 2018 highs.