Apple announced the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus today to great fanfare. If you’re thinking of ordering one, the big question is: Which size do you want?

  • Does the larger size make it too awkward to hold?
  • Will it fit in my pants or shirt pocket?
  • Will it fit in my car’s coffee cup holder?
  • Does it look dorky?

I’ve created a simple scale diagram to help you decide. All you have to do is:


Now you’ll have two scale models to compare. Good luck with your decision!


Updated 4/19/14: iPhone 6 Delivered

My cardboard template turned out to be quite accurate compared to the real iPhone 6.

iPhone 6 vs. cardboard template