Airtel Announces iPhone 6 Offer To Nigerians

By Adebayo Dawodu

Lagos, Nigeria, 30th October, 2014: Leading telecoms operator, Airtel Nigeria, has announced that Nigerians can begin to pre-register for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at, from today, October 30, 2014.

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been described as the biggest advancements in iPhone history. iPhone 6 comes with a smooth metal surface that seamlessly meets the new Retina HD display. The Retina HD display of iPhone 6 is 1334×750 while the iPhone 6 Plus possesses 1920X1080 resolution.

Built on 64-bit desktop-class architecture, the new A8 chip delivers more power, even while driving a larger display. The M8 motion coprocessor efficiently gathers data from advanced sensors and a new barometer. With increased battery life, iPhone 6 lets the user do more, for longer than ever.

Reports indicate that the camera that changed photos now does the same for video. With more people taking photos with iPhone than with any other camera; the iSight camera now has a new sensor with Focus Pixels and new video features, like 1080p HD at 60 fps, slo-mo at 240 fps and time-lapse video mode. Therefore, users now have more reasons to capture more moments on video too.

The iPhone, which will soon be available in Nigeria, is said to have faster LTE download speeds and it supports more LTE bands than any other smartphone so users can roam in more places. When connected to Wi-Fi, it produces up to 3x faster speed and its Touch ID technology lets the user securely access the iPhone with unique fingerprint. Fingerprints can also be used to approve purchases from iTunes, iBooks, and the App Store without having to enter password.

With the introduction of Apple Pay, which combines the convenience and security of Touch ID and Passbook with NFC technology, users can use iPhone 6 to pay in stores with a single touch - this feature, reviews say, makes shopping easy, secure, and private. The iOS 8 is described as the world's most advanced mobile operating system and with incredible new capabilities and features designed to make the most of a larger display, it makes every experience feel bigger and better.