given all that you point out, Sieghard, when I upgrade my iPhone 6,
I'll simply go to a 6s  plus.  There's nothing about the 7 that
is compelling.
On 10/18/16, Cris Ali <filasti...@hotmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks guys. All the reasons you listed are compelling, but not enough to
> make me pay over six hundred bucks.  When I called apple to ask how much I
> would get for my 6S Plus if I upgrade, They transferred me to a recycling
> company who offered only 200 dollars for my phone.  So I gave up the idea.
> Cheers,
> Cris
>
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> From: viphone@googlegroups.com [mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com] On Behalf
> Of Wayne Merritt
> Sent: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 5:47 PM
> To: viphone@googlegroups.com
> Subject: Re: what are the advantages of upgrading from 6SPlus to 7Plus?
>
> I upgraded from a 6S to a 7, and have noticed some good VoiceOver
> improvements and over all phone improvements. I had some random issues with
> the 6S where some VoiceOver sounds would not play after a few days, or other
> oddities happened. Such that I had to reboot my phone in order to get things
> working correctly again. These may be isolated incidents, but they were sure
> annoying when they happened. Since I've had the 7, I haven't had any of
> those oddities come up. This may not be a compelling reason to upgrade, but
> the better inner parts and processor does make a difference on the 7/7 Plus.
> Though I may be paying more per month to pay off myine and my wife's 7
> phones, both of us are glad we did the upgrade. Another thing that may not
> be a compelling reason to upgrade but a good update all the same is the
> sound on the new phones. With the extra speaker, you get much better sound
> with less distortion when the volume is moderately or very high.
> Though I often use earbuds at home, I don't really have to anymore.
>
> Jmt,
> Wayne
>
> On 10/18/16, Georgina Joyce <g...@gena-j.me.uk> wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> I think there’s something else that should be considered. As a
>> VoiceOver user the 3 Gig of RAM should reduce those times when the
>> phone stutters trying to keep up with fast speech and navigation.
>>
>> I don’t know what the differences are in the real world as I couldn’t
>> get on with the large form factor. But I know a RAM upgrade is a positive
>> step.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Gena
>>
>>> On 18 Oct 2016, at 06:37, Sieghard Weitzel <siegh...@live.ca> wrote:
>>>
>>> No, the advantages do not justify the price unless you are on some
>>> sort of plan already where you pay for getting upgrades each year. Of
>>> course those on such plans do ultimately pay for the privilege. Keep
>>> in mind that if you upgrade especially a Plus-size model you also
>>> will need to buy a new case or cases depending on what you like since
>>> the 7 Plus needs a much larger camera cut-out to accommodate the dual
>>> lens camera. Then of course you will most likely want to buy that
>>> Belkin adapter which allows you to use a headset and charge at the
>>> same time and very quickly you need to add another $100 to your
>>> upgrade price for these accessories. You may say that ultimately the
>>> Lightning splitter is something you have to buy anyways and maybe the
>>> new case, but I would not at all be surprised if Apple’s 10th
>>> Anniversary iPhone next year had wireless charging which of course
>>> means you could easily charge and use the Lightning headset since you
>>> wouldn’t really need the Lightning port for charging unless you
>>> wanted to plug it in because you are travelling or on the go and have a
>>> Lightning cable but not the wireless charging mat or dock or whatever
>>> apple comes up with.
>>>
>>> By upgrading you get a minor speed increase which you will most
>>> likely rarely notice in real-life applications, you do get full
>>> waterproofness which I think is one of the main features why one
>>> might want to upgrade and you get the better camera. You also get a
>>> somewhat improved battery life. I have a 6S Plus and while I like my
>>> gadgets I just can’t talk myself into upgrading especially since I
>>> much rather spend the money on an Apple Watch, I also really want the
>>> new Airpods when they come out in the near future and am in the
>>> process of buying a new washer and dryer so I guess it comes down to
>>> priorities.
>>>
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Sieghard
>>>
>>>
>>>
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>>> <mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com>] On Behalf Of Cris Ali
>>> Sent: Monday, October 17, 2016 1:35 PM
>>> To: viphone@googlegroups.com <mailto:viphone@googlegroups.com>
>>> Subject: what are the advantages of upgrading from 6SPlus to 7Plus?
>>>
>>> Hello Folks,
>>> What are the advantages of upgrading from 6S Plus to 7Plus?   Do these
>>> advantages justify the price of the upgrade?  I am curious to hear
>>> your take on this.
>>> Cheers,
>>> Cris
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