Apple’s iPhone XR was unveiled on September 12, 2018, as part of the annual Keynote. Externally, the iPhone XR is reminiscent of a hybrid, the front was adopted by the iPhone X, the back with the mono camera of the iPhone 8. Apple dares no experiments and remains true to its design.
Compared to its predecessors, the XR has become a bit thicker, the display has grown to 6.1 inches. Glass and aluminum continue to dominate the familiar design, but now in 6 colorful color variations. The biggest differences are under the hood of the water-repellent housing.
Apple iPhone XR – technical data
The Apple iPhone XR is powered by the new in-house A12 Bionic processor. The A12 Bionic has two cores that operate in high-power mode and 4 power-efficient cores, which now work 50% more efficient than in its predecessor A11.
The two high-performance cores of the A12 are now up to 15 percent faster, according to Apple. The iPhone XR is delivered with iOS 12. The RAM has a capacity of 3 GB.Apple installs an LCD display in the iPhone XR with a resolution of 1792 x 828 pixels.
The nominal pixel density is 326 PPI. The main camera resolves with 12 megapixels, videos can be recorded in 4K resolution with up to 60 frames per second and stereo sound. The aperture has good photosensitivity with its size of f / 1.8. The front camera resolves with 7 megapixels and has an aperture of f / 2.2. Videos can be recorded in Full HD at up to 60 frames per second.