At the Gather Round media event organized by Apple three new iPhone devices are unveil, iPhone Xs, iPhone Xr and iPhone XS Max.
The iPhone Xs has screen size of 5.8 inch, iPhone Xr has a screen resolution 6.1 inch and the flagship 6.5 inch iPhone Xs Max.
This post will only focus on iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max.
The two flagship are made of surgical grade stainless steel and are in three different colour; gold, silver and spray grey.
The two iPhone has Face ID and improved stereo sound with an IP68 rating which is good for two meters of liquid submersion up to 30 minutes.
The new Apple devices ate powered by all-new A12 Bionic chip which features up to 6.9 billion transistors.
Both iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max has dual rear-facing cameras.
They have 12-megapixel wide-angle shooter with optical image stabilization and a six-element lens with f/1.8 aperture alongside a 12-megapixel telephoto camera (2x optical zoom).
The camera also have optical image stabilization, with a six-element lens and f/2.4 aperture.
The camera also feature Smart HDR that combine multiple shots into one to give perfect highlight blending, shadow and reduce shutter lag.
You can also adjust the depth of field after taking a shot. It is just like lytro’s light field technology that allow you to adjust focus point.
Technical characteristics iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max
Display: 5.8-inch OLED with 19.5: 9 ratio, resolution2.436 x 1125), True Tone, 3D Touch, HDR10
The larger 6.5-inch iPhone Xs Max packs a 6.5-inch OLED screen and a resolution of 2,688 x 1,1242 with 4.4 million pixels
Processor: Apple A12 Bionic, 7nm, 64 bit at 2.5GHz
RAM: 3 GB
Internal storage: 64/256/512 GB
Battery: 2716 mAH with fast charging and Qi wireless charging
Rear camera: 12 MP with aperture f / 1.8 + 12 MP with aperture f / 2.4 and OIS, PDAF, quad LED flash, portrait mode, 4K video
Front camera: 7 MP with aperture f / 2.2, portrait mode and HDR
Dimensions: 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm
Operating system: iOS 12
Connectivity: LTE, WiFi ac MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS-GLONASS, Lightning
Others: NFC, Face ID, IP68 water resistance
- Both handsets has a 458 PPI rating, 120Hz refresh rates, 3D Touch and 60 percent greater dynamic range compared to iPhone X.
- Gigabit-class LTE and dual-SIM support with eSIM technology
The iPhone Xs have a battery that can last 30 minutes longer than iPhone X and iPhone Xs Max has one and half hour more battery life than iPhone 8 plus.
PRICE OF iPHONE Xs and iPHONE Xs MAX
The iPhone Xs and Xs Max will be available in capacities of 64GB, 256GB and 512GB. Pre-orders will be starting from September 14 and will be available across several stores from September 21 (the following Friday).
Pricing will range from $999 for the iPhone Xs and $1,099 for the iPhone Xs Max.