iPhone XS – Same in size, Bigger in Power
Apple has released a successor to its iPhone X that is exactly same in looks but bigger in power, The iPhone XS comes with the same 5.8inches AMOLED Display that performs really good whether it is gaming or watching movies.
Apple iPhone XS comes with Apple A12 Bionic chipset that will give a performance boost to this device even better than its predecessor. This chipset is paired with a 4GB of RAM that will give you some extra-ordinary user experience.
XS comes with a new version of iOS that is iOS 12 and its loaded with some new features and performance improvements that will help making the user experience more smoother and faster by optimizing the RAM and process management.
Storage has never been a problem with iPhone and same is the case here with Apple’s iPhone XS as it comes with a 64GB built in storage so you don’t have to worry about storage any more.
For detailed specifications, have a look at the spec-sheet below.
Apple iPhone XS Price and Specifications
Price: PKR 110,000 – USD $380 Approx.
Some of the features of iOS 12 are:
- Performance improvements
- Group FaceTime
- ARKit 2.0
- New digital health features
- Better parental controls
- Do Not Disturb improvements
- Grouped Notifications
143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm
Single SIM (Nano-SIM)
Space Gray, Silver, Gold
A12 Chipset Bionic
Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Multitouch
1125 x 2436 Pixels (~463 PPI)
Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant, Wide color gamut display, 3D Touch display, True-tone display, 120 Hz touch-sensing
64/256/512GB Built-in, 4GB RAM
Dual 12 MP, (f/1.8, 28mm, OIS, PDAF) + 12 MP, (f/2.4, 52mm, OIS, PDAF, 2x optical zoom), dual-LED dual-tone flash
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama), Video (2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec)
7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm, HDR, Video (1080p@60fps)
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
v5.0 with A2DP, LE
Yes + A-GPS support & Glonass, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Apple iPhone XS comes equipped with NFC (Near Field Communication) that is a wireless technology. It works with in a range or 4cm approx. It allows you to share small amount of data between two NFC powered devices if placed within the range.
GPRS, Edge, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps)
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Face ID, Gyro, Proximity
Accelerometer: Used to measure motion or speed.
Face ID: Helps unlocking the device by scanning the facial features.
Compass: Tells the direction you are headed to.
Fingerprint: Used to unlock the device and verify some in-app actions like payments etc.
Gyroscope: Provides additional information about turning and twisting of the device.
Proximity sensor: It detects when the user holds the phone to the ear and turns off the display to avoid accidental touches on the screen and reduce the battery consumption.
Barometer: It assists the GPS and also provides accurate altitude. E.g. floors climbed (to health app)
MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player, MP4/H.264 player, Speaker Phone
HTML5 provides an excellent web browsing experience to the user by making the webpages highly responsive, irrespective of the screen size.
Front/back glass + stainless steel frame, IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 2m for 30 mins), Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified), Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Siri natural language commands and dictation, iCloud cloud service
iPhone XS Antutu
Total score: 433311 (v8)
iPhone XS Geekbench
Li-ion Non removable
Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min, Qi wireless charging