As expected, Apple has launched the third device in the iPhone category, iPhone XR. Apple iPhone XR and is it colourful. It has made from aluminum, comes in gold, white, black, blue, coral, yellow. It has an edge-to-edge screen. There is a product Red as well. It has IP67 rating with a single rear camera.
Apple says this has an iPhone X experience on an LCD display. Swipe gestures work on this as well. Apple is also calling this the most advanced LCD display. However, it has no 3D Touch, but rather Haptic touch feedback. It has the same Face ID system as the iPhone XS series.
Like the iPhone XS, this one also runs A12 Bionic chip. It has a single rear camera. It is 12MP wide-angle camera, exact same as the one on the iPhone XS Max. Apple designed lens, true-tone flash. And yes, it gets Portrait mode as well, despite the single camera system.
iPhoneXR is more affordable and will replace the 8 series. But affordable does not mean cheap, it is just going to be more accessible to a larger audience.
Apple iPhoneXR camera on the front is same as iPhone XS. It also has one and a half hour more battery life than iPhone 8 Plus.
The iPhoneXR is meant to be a more affordable iPhone and will have a 6.1-inch LCD screen with liquid Retina display in place of the OLED and aluminum body instead of steel. This has a 12MP single camera at the back.
Price and availability of iPhone XR
iPhone XR will come in 64GB/128GB/512GB storage variants and will start at $749. The iPhone XR will be available to pre-order starting October 19 and sale to begin on October 26.
Apple iPhone XR will be available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB models in white, black, blue, yellow, coral and (PRODUCT)RED starting at Rs 76,900. It will come to India on October 19 with pre-orders opening on this date.