When comparing iPhone 6 Plus vs Motorola Nexus 6, the Slant community recommends iPhone 6 Plus for most people. In the question“What are the best phablets? ” iPhone 6 Plus is ranked 4th while Motorola Nexus 6 is ranked 5th.
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Pro Great low-light performance
Pro Takes HDR shots
Pro Good color reproduction
Pro Reasonable 1.2 MP front-facing camera
The 1.2 MP camera takes reasonable photos due to Apple's excellent image processing. There's also an HDR mode and a selection of pre-shot filters available.
Pro Great performance
The iPhone 6 Plus has a 1.4 GHz dual-core ARMv8-A CPU, PowerVR Series 6 GX6450 GPU and 1 GB of RAM. It's highly responsive in everyday use.
Pro Reasonable battery life
The phone has a 2915 mAh battery that according to Phonearena will drain in about 6½ hours of typical use.
Pro Beautiful design
The iPhone 6 Plus is built from one peace of smooth aluminum rounded off at the corners. It's 7.1mm thin and weighs 172g. It has the power button on one side and volume rocker and mute switch on the other. The display goes all the way to the edge where it rounds off to create a seamless body.
Pro Excellent 8MP camera with OIS
The camera has excellent low-light performance due to its new sensors and lens, fast autofocus, optical image stabilization and top-notch image processing. It's capable of capturing HDR photos as well as shooting 1080p60, 720p240 video.
Pro Great 5.5" 1080p display
The iPhone 6 Plus has a bright 5.5" 1920x1080 (401 ppi) IPS display with accurate color reproduction, good contrast and excellent viewing angles due to "dual-domain pixels".
Pro Sharp 5.96" QHD display
Moto X has a sharp 5.96" 2560x1440 (493ppi) AMOLED display that accurately reproduces colors, has good viewing angles and is protected by Gorilla Glass 3.
Pro Pure Android experience
Nexus 6 comes with the latest stock Android. There are no OEM reskins or carrier bloatware to change the way the device is used or slow it down.
Pro Priority support from Google
As this is a stock Android device and a flagship Google phone, it receives priority support for updates and any new functionality developed by Google.
Pro Solid build quality
Nexus 6 has a curved back, an aluminium frame, and a display that goes all the way up to the side where it curves so that there are no sharp edges. It has dual front-facing speakers and power and volume buttons on the side. It's 159.26 x 82.98 x 3.8 mm and weighs 184 grams.
Pro Dual front-facing stereo speakers
Pro Qi wireless charging support
Pro 13 MP camera with OIS and Dual LED ring flash
The Nexus 6 has a 13 MP (4128x3096px) cameara with fast autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED (ring) flash. It's capable of dual recording, geo-tagging, touch focusing, face detection, photo sphere, panorama and HDR.
Pro Good battery life with Quickcharge support
Nexus 6 has a 3220 mAh battery that according to Phonearena will drain in just under 8 hours of typical use. Additionally, it can be charged up to 6 hours of battery life in 15 minutes via turbo charging.
Pro Good performance
Nexus 6 has a 2.7 GHz Qualcomm Krait 450 CPU, Adreno 420 GPU and 3 GB of RAM offering a smooth experience and being capable of running most software without a hitch.
Con Somewhat difficult to grip the phone
Due to its rounded edges, light weight, big size and smooth aluminum finish the iPhone 6 Plus feels like it might easily slip out of the hand.
Con Has structural integrity issues
It's possible to bend the phone if enough pressure is applied to a weak point near volume buttons.