Apple has launched the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max in 64GB/ 256GB/ 512GB inbuilt storage variants and the iPhone XR in 64GB/ 128GB/ 256GB models. The price of iPhone XS in India has been set at Rs. 99,900 for the 64GB variant, while the 256GB and 512GB models will cost Rs. 1,14,900 and Rs. 1,34,900 for the 256GB and 512GB variants respectively. Similarly, the same three storage variants of the iPhone XS Max will be available for Rs. 1,09,900, Rs. 1,24,900, and Rs. 1,44,900 respectively.
- The US pricing of the iPhone XS was announced as $999 (roughly Rs. 71,800) for the 64GB variant, $1,249 (roughly Rs. 89,800) for the 256GB variant, and $1,449 (1,04,200) for the 512GB variant. Additionally, the iPhone XS Max was announced with a price tag of $1,099 (roughly Rs. 79,000) for the 64GB variant, $1,249 (roughly Rs. 89,800) for the 256GB variant, and $1,449 (1,04,200) for the 512GB variant.
- Notably, the iPhone XS and XS Max will be available for pre-orders starting September 14. Both the models will ship from September 21 for the first wave of launch countries. Meanwhile, they will become available in India from September 28. Apple has also added a Gold colour variant of the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max in the lineup.
- Apple’s iPhone XR, on the other hand, has been priced in India at Rs. 76,900 for the 64GB storage variant, Rs. 81,900 for the 128GB model, and Rs. 91,900 for the 256GB variant. In the US, the 64GB variant was priced at $749 (roughly Rs. 53,900), 128GB variant was priced at $799 (roughly Rs. 57,500), and the 256GB variant at $899 (roughly Rs. 64,700). You will be able to pre-order the iPhone XR starting October 19, but its shipments will start from October 26 in over 50 countries and territories, including India. A highlight of the handset are its numerous colour options – Black, Blue, Coral, White, and Yellow. Apple has also launched a PRODUCT (RED) colour variant in the series.
|Apple iPhone XR||Apple iPhone XS Max||Apple iPhone XS|
|Release date||September 2018||September 2018||September 2018|
|Dimensions (mm)||150.90 x 75.70 x 8.30||157.50 x 77.40 x 7.70||143.60 x 70.90 x 7.70|
|Colours||Black, Blue, Coral, White, Yellow, and PRODUCT (RED)||Space Grey, Silver, Gold||Space Grey, Silver, Gold|
|Screen size (inches)||6.10||6.50||5.80|
|Resolution||828×1792 pixels||1242×2688 pixels||1125×2436 pixels|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||326||458||458|
|Processor make||Apple A12 Bionic||Apple A12 Bionic||Apple A12 Bionic|
|Rear camera||12-megapixel (f/1.8)||12-megapixel (f/1.8, 1.4-micron) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4)||12-megapixel (f/1.8, 1.4-micron) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|Front camera||7-megapixel (f/2.2)||7-megapixel (f/2.2)||7-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Operating system||iOS 12||iOS 12||iOS 12|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/ac||802.11 a/ac||–|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00||Yes, v 5.00||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2||2||2|
|Active 4G on both SIM cards||–||Yes||Yes|
|3D face recognition||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes||Yes||Yes|