Latest Screen Resolution of iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches

Call it screen resolution, dimension, or display size, pixel resolution – from a consumer point of view, it all sounds the same. And here, we are sharing the exact resolution of every iOS 9 compatible devices (see list).

Key Points To Remember

  • Any iOS device with a better screen resolution has great viewing angels, offers excellent readability (fonts are clearer) and the display is mesmerizing. Currently, iPad Pro has the highest screen resolution in the iPad section. In the iPhone section, we have iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s Plus with the highest screen resolution.
  • PPI is Pixels Per Inch, which refers to the density of pixel. You should just know that the image appears sharper when the pixels are higher. All the iOS devices have 300 and above PPI display, which is good enough for the human eye – you get to see sharper and clearer images, videos, etc.
  • Knowing the screen size (resolution) of your iOS devices is helpful in many ways – you can crop a picture to the required resolution, or download HD wallpaper with the exact size and so on. For ex: iPhone 6 Plus screen resolution is 1334×750.
  • Whenever you replace the damaged iOS screen (front panel) with a local screen, the resolution changes – you get blurry images, poor viewing angels, dull screen, low contrast, etc. So make sure you are always replacing the screen with a genuine one which doesn’t alter the screen resolution.
  • iPhones and iPads with 1920×1080 resolution or more are often referred to as Full HD devices. As Apple likes to say: Retina and Retina HD.
Screen Resolution of Apple iPhones:

  • iPhone 4s: 960×640 resolution at 326 ppi
  • iPhone 5, 5c, 5s: 1136×640 resolution at 326 ppi
  • iPhone 6: 1334×750 resolution at 326 ppi
  • iPhone 6 Plus: 1920×1080 resolution at 401 ppi
  • iPhone 6s: 1334×750 resolution at 326 pp (new model)
  • iPhone 6s Plus: 1920×1080 resolution at 401 pp (new model)

Screen Resolution of Apple iPads:

  • iPad Pro: 2732×2048 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi) (new model)
  • iPad Air, Air 2: 2048×1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • iPad Mini 4, Mini 3, iPad Mini 2: 2048×1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch (ppi)
Screen Resolution of Apple iPod Touches:

  • iPod Touch 6th gen: 1136×640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi (new model)
  • iPod Touch 5th gen: 1136×640-pixel resolution at 326 ppi