“The iPhone 6 Plus has become a big part of my work day. I have it in hand far more than any phone that came before, and that’s quite a few,” James Kendrick reports for ZDNet. “Tasks previously relegated to a tablet are now done routinely on the iPhone.”
“The 5.5-inch screen on the iPhone 6 Plus is one reason I’m using it to do more. The size and resolution of the display lets me see plenty on the screen at once, and with apps optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6 Plus display, l see that information in a good format. No matter what I’m doing, with iPhone in hand I don’t feel I need a bigger screen like those on tablets,” Kendrick reports. “I wouldn’t do any heavy writing on the phone; that’s relegated to laptops or the iPad Air with a keyboard. But I use Evernote exclusively for writing on a laptop or the iPad Air with keyboard, which makes editing on the iPhone 6 Plus possible, as all my writing projects are in the cloud.”
“Big display and apps aside, the fantastic battery life I’m getting on the iPhone 6 Plus is another reason why it’s working so well for my work. I’m getting at least a day and a half out of a charge, something not always the case with phones in the past,” Kendrick reports. “I didn’t set out to try to use the iPhone 6 Plus heavily during the work day, it happened naturally…”
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