Everything You Need to Know about the iPhone XS & XS Max
Apple is one of the top multinational technology companies in the world and Apple’s iPhone is the most popular and famous smartphone since the last decade. The iPhone runs on the iOS mobile operating system software which has been developed by Apple. About 700 million iPhones are in use currently worldwide since the lunch of the very first iPhone in 2007. And since the lunch of their very first iPhone in 2007, Apple has released eleven generations of iPhone models till now and each eleven of the iPhones have come out having eleven new versions of the iOS operating system. The App Store is the application market of the iOS operating system and it currently contains more than 2.2 million downloadable applications which you can use with your iPhone to enable more features and functionalities.
They have recently launched three new iPhones this year on September 12 which are the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. The naming makes it clear that these are the upgraded models of the iPhone X from last year. Having almost the same overall design, these iPhones have brought some big and small improvements from the last year’s iPhone X. So let’s talk about the features and functionalities of the iPhone XS and the XS Max.
What are the Specifications of the iPhone XS?
The iPhone XS is identical to the last year’s iPhone X when it comes to the size, shape and looks. So the size of the iPhone XS is the exact same as iPhone X and it has been mentioned below:
- Height: It has a height of 5.65 inches or 143.6 millimeters
- Width: Its width is 2.79 inches or 70.9 millimeters.
- Depth: 0.30 inches or 7.7 millimeters is its depth.
The iPhone XS weights about 6.24 ounces or 177 grams which are slightly heavier than the iPhone X.
It has a 5.8 inch OLED display having a resolution of 2436 x 1125 and 458 pixels per inch. The display also has True Tone Technology including the DCI-P3 color gamut. It is an HDR display having 120HZ touch input.
It has the fastest mobile processor among all the smartphones which is the A12 Bionic. The A11 processor was in the last year’s iPhone X, 8 and 8 plus which was already faster than any mobile processor. Now the A12 Bionic processor is 15 percent faster than the A11 which means it’s now the world’s fastest smartphone processor. Apple claims that it also consumes 50 percent less power than the previous A11 processor. The GPU is also improved and it is now 50 percent faster than the previous one.
The iPhone XS has a back camera of 12MP having wide angle lens and f/1.8 aperture. It has 1.4-micron pixels having the Optical Image Stabilizer technology. It also has a telephoto camera which is also 12MP having an aperture of f/2.4. It has micron pixels of 1.0 with OES. The camera also features the portrait mode which enables the blur effect automatically in your picture background and you can adjust the amount of blur by yourself. The front camera is a second generation TrueDepth which is 7MP having an aperture of f/2.2. It can record videos up to 1080p at 60 frames per second.
It is also IP68 rated when it comes to waterproofing which means it can emerge upto 30 minutes in 2 meters of water.
What’s the Difference in iPhone XS Max?
The major difference between iPhone XS and XS Max is the display. As you already know that the iPhone XS comes with a beautiful 5.8 inch OLED display, but the iPhone XS Max comes with a bigger OLED display of 6.5 inches. This beautiful display is the largest display in any iPhones till now though the PPI and the resolution are the same on both devices. It weighs 7.34 ounces which is slightly more than the iPhone XS. The iPhone XS Max has also a slightly bigger battery than the iPhone XS and it has about an hour more battery life than the iPhone XS.
Reasons to Upgrade from iPhone X to iPhone XS:
If you already own an iPhone X, what are the reasons you should upgrade to the iPhone XS? Let’s find out:
First of all, if you upgrade, you will get the A12 bionic processor mentioned earlier which is faster and more efficient than the A11 processor on the iPhone X.
You will also get a better and improved camera with the iPhone XS max than the iPhone X’s camera. Both are 12MP cameras but the iPhone XS’s camera now has a new sensor with pixels. There are also new and improved lenses in the iPhone XS. The front camera is also now twice as faster than the iPhone X’s front camera. The new A12 bionic processor is much better than the previous one when it comes to processing images. And now, after you take a photo, you will get the extra option to adjust the blur depth in portrait mode even after the photo is taken. With the faster processor, Face ID will work even faster than before. Of course, it has better waterproofing than before by having IP68 rating instead of the previous IP67 which means it can submerge into the water longer and deeper. It also has a better battery life than then the iPhone X and better stereo thanks to the iPhone XS. There is also a new storage option available in the new iPhone which is the 512 GB of internal memory space. In addition to the previous space grey and the silver color options of the iPhone X, the new iPhone comes with a new gold color option which is sure to give its users a very premium feel.
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