Apple iPhone XR specifications

Apple iPhone XR specifications
$599.00
SKU: iPhone11,8
Brand: Apple
Category: iPhone
  • Internal Memory: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Camera: 12MP, 2160p
  • Released Date: 26th October 2018
  • iOS Version: Currently iOS 14, Released with iOS 12
  • Display: 6.1", 828x1792 pixels

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Apple iPhone XR specifications, prices, released date and offers. If you are aiming at buying this iDevice, you may want to know more about it first. Here, we have listed out all the core specifications.

Apple introduced by Phil Schiller at Apple’s ‘Gather round’ event on the 12th September 2018. It was made available to preorder on 19th October 2018 and purchase on 26th October 2018. The firmware identifier is iPhone11,8.

As the predecessor of the iPhone 11 series, the iPhone XR uses the A12 Bionic SoC chip and comes in black, white, blue, yellow, coral (a shade of pink and orange), and Product Red colours. The phone also has three different storage capacities (64GB, 128GB and 246GB).

The 6.10-inch iPhone XR comes with “Liquid Retina” LCD display, a screen resolution of 828×1792 pixels at a pixel density of 326 pixels per inch (ppi) and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. It has an IP67 rating for dust and water resistance, which means it can be immersed in 1-meter deep water for up to 30 minutes.

The 3GB RAM Apple iPhone XR is powered by a Hexa-core Apple A12 Bionic processor.

As for the Camera, the rear camera is a 12-megapixel camera with an f/1.8 aperture and support for autofocus. On the front, it has a 7-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture.

The Apple iPhone XR runs iOS 12 and is powered by a 2942mAh non-removable battery. The Apple iPhone XR supports wireless charging, as well as proprietary fast charging.

This dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) iDevice measures 150.90 x 75.70 x 8.30mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 194.00 grams

It has as connectivity options a Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, NFC, 3G, and 4G

It packs a fast charging Li-Ion 2942 mAh, non-removable battery with support for Qi wireless charging

As for the price, The iPhone XR happened to be the least expensive device in Apple’s iPhone X line of devices, with a current starting price of $599 in the United States and $729 in Canada.

Currently, the iPhone XR runs on iOS 14.01 which is the latest iOS version. But it was released back in 2018 with the iOS 12.

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Apple iPhone XR specifications - Specs

Summary

Announced Date 12 September, 2018
Released Date 26 October, 2018
Colors black, white, blue, yellow, coral and product red
Internal Memory 64GB, 128GB and 256GB
CPU Hexa-core (2x2.5 GHz Vortex + 4x1.6 GHz Tempest)
GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
RAM 3GB
Battery Capacity 2942 mAh
Dimensions 150.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm (5.94 x 2.98 x 0.33 in)
SIM Support for dual-SIM(nano-SIM and eSIM)
Firmware Identifier iPhone11,8
Resolution 828 x 1792 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)

Design

Weight 6.84 ounces (194 grams
Height 5.94 inches (150.9 mm)
Width 2.98 inches (75.7 mm)
Depth 0.33 inch (8.3 mm)
Models A1984 (USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands)
A2105 (Global market)
A2106 (Japan)
A2107 (China)
A2108 (China, Hong Kong, Macau)
Build Material Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame (7000 series)
Protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating

Display

Resolution 828 x 1792 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) Liquid Retina LCD display
Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind. Scratch-resistant glass

Battery

Charging Fast charging 15W, 50% in 30 min with USB Power Delivery 2.0 and support for Qi wireless charging
Battery Type Li-Ion 2942 mAh, non-removable (11.16 Wh)
Battery Capacity 2942 mAh
Talk Time Up to 25 hours

Network

Technology 2G/ 3G / EVDO / LTE
2G Networks GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM) - for China
CDMA 800 / 1900
3G Networks HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Networks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66, 71
5G Support

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes, 5.0, A2DP, LE
Hotspot Yes
NFC Yes
WiFi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
SIM Support for dual-SIM(nano-SIM and eSIM)

Data

GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Web Browser Web Browser => a web browser is a software application used to locate, retrieve and display content on the World Wide Web, including Web pages, images, video and other files, The primary function of a web browser is to render HTML, the code used to design or markup webpages. Safari

Camera

Back Cameras 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, PDAF, OIS
Front Cameras 7-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture
Camera Features Digital zoom up to 5x
Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control
Portrait Lighting with three effects (Natural, Studio, Contour)
Optical image stabilization
Six‑element lens
LED True Tone flash with Slow Sync
Panorama (up to 63MP)
Autofocus with Focus Pixels
Smart HDR for photos
Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
Advanced red-eye correction
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
Photo geotagging
Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG

Memory

Internal Memory 64GB, 128GB and 256GB
RAM 3GB

Hardware

Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Apple A12 Bionic (7 nm)
CPU Hexa-core (2x2.5 GHz Vortex + 4x1.6 GHz Tempest)
GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 3 GB
Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored. 64GB, 128GB and 256GB
Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. No external SD card slot
Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Face ID
Barometer
Three‑axis gyro
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
Water Resistant IP67 rating for dust and water resistance

Software

Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Released with iOS 12, Upgradable to iOS 14
Facebook Facebook is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.
Youtube Youtube is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.

Messaging

SMS SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks. Yes
MMS MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.
Email Email (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user. Yes
IM IM (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet. Yes

Media

Audio Playback Audio formats supported: AAC‑LC, HE‑AAC, HE‑AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC‑3), Dolby Digital Plus (E‑AC‑3), and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)
Wider stereo playback
User‑configurable maximum volume limit
Video Playback Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG‑4 Part 2, and Motion JPEG
Supports Dolby Vision, HDR10, and HLG
Up to 4K HDR AirPlay for mirroring, photos, and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later) or AirPlay 2-enabled smart TV
Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)
FM Radio No
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtone
Ring Tones MP3, WAV, M4A
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers

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