The iPhone XR is designed and marketed by Apple Inc. It is the twelfth generation of the iPhone. The phone was launched on October 26, 2018. However, the Pre-orders began on October 19, 2018. The iPhone XR has a slogan, “Brilliant. In every way. Make room for color”.
The smartphone has a 6.1-inch liquid Retina. Additionally, it has a LED-backlit LCD IPS panel display. Significantly, it is the highly advanced LCD in the industry. It ranges from $499 to $699. The phone has the same processor as XS and XS Max.
It has the Apple A12 Bionic chip. Chip is built with a 7-nanometer process. Notably, it the smartest and most powerful chip.
The phone comes in six beautiful colors. They are black, white, blue, yellow, coral and Product Red. iPhone comes in three storage capacities- 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. The phone supports dual SIMs through a Nano-SIM and an eSIM. iPhone XR is considered to be Apple’s best-selling 2018 model. In addition, it was the top-selling smartphone globally in Q3 2019. Also, It has a better battery as compared to iPhone 8 Plus. In 2020, Apple started selling refurbished iPhone XR models starting at US$499.
Design of XR
iPhone XR consists of the same design as of iPhone X and iPhone XS. Although, it has a larger bezel and aluminum frame. Additionally, all the XR models come with a black front. The smartphone has an IP67 rating for dust and water resistance. Also, for 30 minutes, XR can be submerged in water. The XS and XR smartphones have similar hardware. XR has Haptic Touch. The user needs to hold till they feel a vibration from Taptic Engine. iPhone XR comes with an LCD and a resolution of 1792 × 828 pixels. Also, it has a pixel density of about 326 PPI. The phone possesses a single camera on the rear. Significantly, it has no optical zoom, for it has a single camera.
Initially, the iPhone had iOS 12 installed out. It is also agreeable to iOS 13.
Power Adapter and Earpods
For the sake of the environment, Apple Inc removed the EarPods and power adapter and also for iPhone XR. Notably, it was done for simultaneous shipping of the phone. Nevertheless, a USB-C to Lightning cable is delivered alongside.