Best iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max features :
The Cupertino tech giant Apple on 12 September launched the 2018 iPhones, This time the company debuted three phone the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and the iPhone XR. The new iPhones look completely similar to the last year’s iPhone X in terms of Design, the improvements are only in terms of software and performances. All the three iPhones feature a Notch on the top of the displays that houses the true depth camera system just like the iPhoneX. Here are the top 10 best features of iPhone XS.
1. The Biggest Display Ever on an iPhone.
The iPhone XS and the iPhone Xs Max are the two phones that feature the same internal, powered by the same processor have the same cameras but they differ in the screen size. The iPhone XS Max has a 6.1-inch screen, on the other hand, the iPhone XS has a 6.5-inch screen that makes it the first ever iPhone with the largest display.
Talking about the display, both the phones have a Super Retina OLED display with a resolution of 2688 x 1242 pixels and 458 PPi.
2. A12 Bionic Chip: First Ever 7 nm Chipset
The iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max are housed by the A12 Bionic chip, which is based on 7-nanometer technology and has six processing cores in total, two focused on performance – with 15% more power and 40% less power consumption than the previous generation – and four performance-oriented ones – that spend 50 percent less power than the CPUs of last year’s iPhones.
The A12 Bionic chip is the first ever Chip in the industry based on 7nm technology.
The component also has a GPU with four cores for graphics processing and a neural motor focused on AI and machine learning. All in all, Apple’s new handsets can run 5 trillion operations per second, open apps up to 30% less time, and learn more about their personal preferences and traits when using mobile features.
3. IP68 Rating: Dust, Water, Tea and even Beer Resistant.
The Apple at the launch event the announced the new iPhones are IP68 certified which is an upgrade form the last year’s iPhone X that was rated IP67.
The company also touted the new iPhones with IP68 rating are not only Dust and water resistant but they are also juice, tea and even beer resistant, although you will not dip your phone in beer. Technically talking about the IP68 rating, it means the phones can survive up to 30 minutes in a depth of 2-meter water.
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4. Dual Sim Support :
The new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max come with the support for the Dual Sims that makes them first ever iPhones to feature the Dual sim Support although the technology is being used for years on the Android devices.
But the Dual sim supports it not the traditional one. The apple has done in its own style. The iPhones have only single sim tray and the second sim will be used as an eSim. The china is the only country that will get the iPhones with dual sim trays.
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5. Faster Face ID.
The ditched the fingerprint scanner on last years iPhone X and introduced the new system to unlock the phones called Face ID. The face ID houses a bunch of sensors including the infrared
On the new iPhones with the power of the A12 bionic chip, the FaceID is even faster and more secure.
6. Better Cameras With Smart HDR.
The iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max houses the Dual 12 Megapixel rear camera setup which is same as the iPhone X but the sensors and a lot of other things are improved.
The Apple at the launch event touted about the Smart HDR feature of the cameras of the new iPhones. With the Image Singal processing and the neural Engine housed inside the new A12 Bionic chip, the cameras of the new iPhones are able to produce some amazing photos.
The Smart HDR on the iPhones a bunch of photos including 4 main high-resolution images, 4 other middle frames and a long exposure frame and the neural engine then combines all these images by taking the best part each image to produce the best photo.
7. Better Battery Life :
The Apple as always at the launch event didn’t announce how much capacity(mAh ) the new iPhones houses, albeit the company told that the new iPhones come with the improved battery life. The iPhone XS will last 30 minutes more than the last years iPhone X and the iPhone XS Max will last about 1.5 hours extra when compared to iPhone X. For the improved battery life, thanks to the new 7nm based A12 bionic chip.
8. Half TB (512 GB) Storage :
Yes, the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max come with 512 GB model but its price might not sound as pleasant as its storage.
iPhone XS price :
- The iPhone XS is priced at $999 for the 64GB variant,
- The iPhone XS with 256 GB variant is priced at $1,149.
- The iPhone XS with 512 GB is priced at $1,349.
iPhone XS Max Price :
- The iPhone XS Max is priced at $1,099 for the 64GB variant
- The iPhone XS Max with 256 GB storage is priced at $1,249
- The iPhone XS Max with 512 GB storage is priced at $1,449.
9. Improved Stereo Speaker
The iPhones XS, XS Max and also the XR features stereo speakers which are improved over the iPhone X to produce a wider stereo effect and immersive sound experience with enhanced spatial sound and better clarity whether you are watching videos or playing games.
10. Wider Range of Colors :
The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max come in Gold, Space Grey and Silver as colour options. The Gold colour is the new option is added with these iPhones. The cheaper iPhone XR has a much more range of colours and comes in 6 colours namely coral, yellow, blue and red joining the black and white options.
So these were some of the best features of the iPhone XS and the XS Max. What do you think about the new iPhones? Do Drop a line of comment in the comments section below. Also, are you planning to buy a new iPhone, then which one?