Apple has officially unveiled the new iPhone XR smartphone alongside the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max during a special event which took place at it's futuristic Apple Campus in Cupertino, California on Wednesday September 12, 2018. iPhone XR is packed with more improved features, let start with a quick review
iPhone XR DESIGN AND BUILD
iPhone XR sports a 6.1 inches LCD Display branded as the “Liquid Retina” display (the iPhone XS and XS Max has a “super retina”) at 2436 x 1125 pixel resolution and 463 pixel-per-inch (ppi) density which produces amazing colors for viewing pleasure.
The iPhone XR is made from aluminium and glass, and with an edge to edge screen similar to the iPhone X.
This smartphone is IP68 certified making it dust and water resistant, weighing in at about 177 grams.
iPhone XR HARDWARE AND PERFORMANCE
In terms of performance, the iPhone XR is one of the first smartphone from Apple to have 4GB of RAM. It comes equipped with three inbuilt memory variants of 64GB, 256GB and 512GB, but no option nor slot for expandable storage and MicroSD card. Under the hood, it is powered by Apple's own A12 Bionic chipset, paired with an Apple GPU (4-core graphics) which offers smooth graphical performance.
iPhone XR CAMERA FEATURES
For images and videos duties, iPhone XR features a pair of 12-megapixel cameras with quad LED flash, sapphire crystal lens cover, optical image stabilization, autofocus (Phase detection) and back-illuminated sensor (BSI). On the other side, there is a 7MP front-facing snapper with HDR shooting feature and Facial Recognition.
iPhone XR BATTERY AND OTHER FEATURES
This smartphone battery life is “an hour and a half longer than the iPhone 8 Plus.
It also supports fast charging technology with built-in wireless feature. This handset also uses Electronic SIM card (e-SIM) which is an almost-invisible SIM card soldered into the motherboard of the iPhone XS.
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iPhone XR FULL SPECIFICATIONS
• GSM/HSPDA/LTE ( Bands -1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) )
• Front/back glass
• Stainless steel frame
• Water Resistant IP68
• 6.1 inches
• Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
• 1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~463 ppi density)
Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
- Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
• iOS 12
• Apple A12 Bionic Chipset
• CPU - Hexa-core GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
• 4 GB RAM
Single - Single 12 MP
Front - Single 7 MP
• Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
• Qi wireless charging
• Siri natural language commands and dictation
• iCloud cloud service
• MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
• MP4/H.265 player
• Audio/video/photo editor -
• Document editor
• Non-removable Li-Ion battery
Price Of The iPhone XR In Nigeria
• iPhone XR - 270,000 Nigerian Naira
Price Of The iPhone XR In Kenya
• iPhone XR - 57,000 Kenyan Shillings
Price Of The iPhone XR In India
iPhone XR - 51,400 Indian Rupees
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