DAY 01

Stuff Singapore - - Indie Games -

$1148 / ap­ple.com/sg I’ve been mighty ex­cited about the prospect of a ph­ablet-sized iPhone. I use my phone for surf­ing the in­ter­webs more than for any­thing else, and the iPhone 5s I’ve been us­ing feels more and more cramped with the ar­rival of ev­ery new big-screened An­droid. Sure, I could have sim­ply switched sides, but with ru­mours of a big iPhone per­sist­ing and the prom­ise of Ap­ple Con­ti­nu­ity ar­riv­ing with it, I de­cided to wait.

Now it’s in my hands and, well, it’s pretty darn big. It im­me­di­ately looks big­ger than a Galaxy Note 3 (a later com­par­i­son con­firms this), and it ac­tu­ally has a bit of a Sam­sung look about it – the front panel doesn’t quite have the lux­u­ri­ous ap­pear­ance you ex­pect from an iPhone.

The qual­ity of the ma­te­ri­als comes through when you pick it up. That front panel is clearly glass, rather than glossy plas­tic, and the

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