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iPhone 6S Review: Come for the New Features, Stay for the Screaming Speed

While Apple nailed 3D Touch and supercharged the smartphone camera, speed makes the biggest difference in the iPhone 6S.
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The iPhone 6s Is Better, But Not How You Think

The new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are great. If you’re in the market for a smartphone, you should buy one—but not for the reasons you might think. 

As is usually the case in an “S” year (or a “tock” year, which follows the “tick” of an entirely new device), Apple has refined last year’s model. There are some new features alongside the processor-upgrading and general screw-tightening we’ve come to expect.