The iPhone XR is the third iPhone from the iPhone X series that comes in beautiful colors and has all the features an apple lover looks for at a reasonable price for an iPhone!
Design & Display
The iPhone XR offers an elegant and well-executed design. The screen is a 6.1 inches Liquid Retina IPS LCD. It has a 1792 x 828 px resolution with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and 326 PPI density.
It has an aluminum frame accompanied by Gorilla Glass front and back that come with oleophobic coating. The coating is scratch-resistant and makes fingerprints and smudges harder to stick and easier to clean. The iPhone XR is IP67-rated for dust and water resistance allowing it to survive in 1m deep water for 30 minutes.
The iPhone XR supports True Tone and Wide color gamut. All this, plus the size, make the iPhone XR suitable for watching multimedia content on a high level of quality.
The proprietary True Tone means automatic white balance correction according to the ambient light. This feature makes the whites and grays rendition more accurate.
The display supports Wide Color Gamut, which gives you outstanding color accuracy.
The amazing colors that this phone comes in are Black, Yellow, Blue, Coral, White, and Product RED.
Operating System & UI
The operating system on the iPhone XR is iOS 12.0.1, which is upgradeable to iOS 14.2 and all its great features.
iOS 12 comes with a system-wide Dark Mode. It switches to dark all-white backgrounds and affects all system apps to save battery. It comes with the option of always-on or automatic.
Some of its other features are navigation gestures, Control Center, Maps, Siri, Health app, Music, and apple pay.
As for Biometric Security, you can use the Fingerprint Scanner or Face ID.
Internal design and Performance
The chipset used in this device is the Hexa-core Apple A12 Bionic (7 nm) that is faster and more power-efficient than ever. Now, apps open much faster, and there is no lagging whatsoever. So, you can play high graphic games easily and experience no flaw or stuttering.
As for the memory, the iPhone XR comes with 3GB RAM and offers the option of 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB for storage.
The main 12 MP camera supports both OIS and EIS to give you extraordinary images and videos.
The 7MP selfie camera is accompanied by a True Depth camera system for images with higher quality.
You can shoot immersive 4k videos at 24/30/60fps with high stabilization and expanded dynamic range.
All cameras deliver a detailed level of consistency in colors, along with impressive quality and high dynamic range.
A very cool useful feature is Smart HDR, which makes their quality outstanding and more natural-looking.
There is also the portrait mode or Live Focus with advanced bokeh and Depth Control that features a lot of effects and can be used for both pictures and videos.
The camera setup comes with a lot of other features such as PDAF, Quad-LED dual-tone flash, Depth Control, and stereo audio recording.
The iPhone XR has a non-removable Li-Ion 2942 mAh battery that gives you up to 65 hours of Music Playback. It supports Qi wireless charging, as well as fast-charging up to 15W, allowing your phone to be charged up to 50 percent in just 30 minutes.
The iPhone XR supports wider stereo playback, putting it among the loudest iPhones ever. The speakers are loud, with excellent sound quality.
This smartphone features sensors like accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, NFC, and Siri natural language commands and dictation.
Apple's iPhone XR is a brilliant device, offering almost all the specs of its predecessors but at a much lower price! It is undoubtedly a value-for-money with its fantastic quality and phenomenal performance.
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Announced||2018, September 12|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, October 26|
|Dimensions||150.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm (5.94 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||194 g (6.84 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame (7000 series)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins) Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)|
|Type||Liquid Retina IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.1 inches, 90.3 cm2 (~79.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||828 x 1792 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)|
|Protection||Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating 625 nits max brightness (advertised) True-tone Wide color gamut 120Hz touch-sensing|
|OS||iOS 12, upgradable to iOS 13.5|
|Chipset||Apple A12 Bionic (7 nm)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (2x2.5 GHz Vortex + 4x1.6 GHz Tempest)|
|GPU||Apple GPU (4-core graphics)|
|Internal||No Internal 64GB 3GB RAM, 128GB 3GB RAM, 256GB 3GB RAM NVMe|
|Features||Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)|
|Video||[email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.|
|Dual||7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard) SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|USB||2.0, proprietary reversible connector|
|Charging||Non-removable Li-Ion 2942 mAh battery (11.16 Wh) Fast charging 15W, 50% in 30 min (advertised) USB Power Delivery 2.0 Qi wireless charging|
|Talk time||Up to 16 h (multimedia)|
|Music play||Up to 65 h|
|Colors||Black, Red, Yellow, Blue, Coral, White|
|Models||A2105, A1984, A2107, A2108, A2106|
|SAR||1.13 W/kg (head) 1.16 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.99 W/kg (head) 0.99 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 341196 (v7), 422465 (v8) GeekBench: 11437 (v4.4), 2690 (v5.1) GFXBench: 58fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 78h|