77points
51points

Apple iPhone 11

76points
46points

Apple iPhone XS

Apple iPhone 11
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143 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 11 vs Apple iPhone XS

Apple iPhone 11
Apple iPhone XS
77
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Apple iPhone 11
76
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Apple iPhone XS

Why is Apple iPhone 11 better than Apple iPhone XS?

  • 14.6% more battery power
    3046mAhvs2658mAh
  • 9.65% faster CPU speed
    2 x 2.65GHz & 4 x 1.8GHzvs2 x 2.5 & 4 x 1.6GHz
  • 5.17% bigger screen size
    ?

    6.1"vs5.8"
  • 1.71x more megapixels (front camera)
    12MPvs7MP
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • Has an IPS screen
    ?
  • Shoots raw
    ?
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) front camera
    ?

Why is Apple iPhone XS better than Apple iPhone 11?

  • 40.49% higher pixel density
    458ppivs326ppi
  • 1.85x higher resolution
    ?

    1125 x 2436pxvs828 x 1792px
  • Has branded damage-resistant glass
    ?
  • 256GB more internal storage
    512GBvs256GB
  • 17g lighter
    177gvs194g
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.7mmvs8.3mm
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    3vs2
  • 7.3mm shorter
    143.6mmvs150.9mm

Price comparison

Apple iPhone 11

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Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone XS, 256GB , Space Gray - Fu...Apple iPhone XS, 256GB , Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$566.86
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully...Apple iPhone X, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$394.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11, 256GB, Unlocked - Black...Apple iPhone 11, 256GB, Unlocked - Black (Renewed)
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$769.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray - ...Apple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$594.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 8 Plus, 256GB, Silver - Ful...Apple iPhone 8 Plus, 256GB, Silver - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$369.90
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11 Pro Max, 256GB, Midnight...Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max, 256GB, Midnight Green, Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$1,450.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 8, 64GB, Silver - Fully Unl...Apple iPhone 8, 64GB, Silver - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$237.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11, 64GB, White - Fully Unl...Apple iPhone 11, 64GB, White - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$659.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, 64GB, Silver - For AT&T ...Apple iPhone X, 64GB, Silver - For AT&T / T-Mobile (Renewed)
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$398.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, GSM Unlocked, 256GB - Si...Apple iPhone X, GSM Unlocked, 256GB - Silver (Renewed)
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$447.00
Apple iPhone 11 aliexpressSmartphone Apple iPhone 11 64 GB
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$893.86

Apple iPhone XS

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$1055.04

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water. Show more

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2.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

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3.waterproof depth rating
?

The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.

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4m

2m

2m

4.weight
?

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5.thickness
?

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6.height
?

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Display

1.resolution
?

The resolution indicates the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen, expressed as the number of pixels on the horizontal axis and the number on the vertical axis. Show more

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2160 x 4320px

828 x 1792px

1125 x 2436px

2.pixel density
?

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847ppi

326ppi

458ppi

3.has branded damage-resistant glass
?

Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force. Show more

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4.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

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5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image. Show more

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6.has an IPS screen
?

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs. Show more

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
?

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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2.CPU speed
?

Best

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8 x 2.5GHz

2 x 2.65GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz (Apple A13 Bionic)

2 x 2.5GHz & 4 x 1.6GHz (Apple A12 Bionic)

3.RAM
?

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4GB

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4.Has integrated graphics
?

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

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5.Has dynamic frequency scaling
?

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.

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6.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
?

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

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Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

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108 & 48 & 12 & 0.3MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

2.megapixels (front camera)
?

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3.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image. Show more

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4.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions. Show more

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2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

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5.wide aperture (main camera)
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject. Show more

Best

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f/2.4 & f/1.8

f/2.4 & f/1.8

6.has a built-in HDR mode
?

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR). Show more

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

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2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

For example

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3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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3

4.Has a radio
?

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet. Show more

For example

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5.Has dedicated media keys
?

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

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Battery

1.battery power
?

Best

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18000mAh

3046mAh

2658mAh

2.Battery life
?

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

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3.Supports fast charging
?

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

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4.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

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5.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

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6.Has an ultra power-saving mode
?

The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps. Show more

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Features

1.supports Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
?

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability, and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming. Show more

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2.download speed
?

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1024MBits/s

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3.Supports widgets
?

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.

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4. more emojis available
?

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5.Has sharing intents
?

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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6.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management. Show more

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Price comparison

Apple iPhone 11

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Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone XS, 256GB , Space Gray - Fu...Apple iPhone XS, 256GB , Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$566.86
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully...Apple iPhone X, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$394.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11, 256GB, Unlocked - Black...Apple iPhone 11, 256GB, Unlocked - Black (Renewed)
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$769.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray - ...Apple iPhone XS Max, 64GB, Space Gray - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$594.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 8 Plus, 256GB, Silver - Ful...Apple iPhone 8 Plus, 256GB, Silver - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$369.90
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11 Pro Max, 256GB, Midnight...Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max, 256GB, Midnight Green, Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$1,450.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 8, 64GB, Silver - Fully Unl...Apple iPhone 8, 64GB, Silver - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$237.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone 11, 64GB, White - Fully Unl...Apple iPhone 11, 64GB, White - Fully Unlocked (Renewed)
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$659.99
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, 64GB, Silver - For AT&T ...Apple iPhone X, 64GB, Silver - For AT&T / T-Mobile (Renewed)
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$398.00
Apple iPhone 11 AmazonApple iPhone X, GSM Unlocked, 256GB - Si...Apple iPhone X, GSM Unlocked, 256GB - Silver (Renewed)
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$447.00
Apple iPhone 11 aliexpressSmartphone Apple iPhone 11 64 GB
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$893.86

Apple iPhone XS

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Apple iPhone XS aliexpressOriginal New iPhone 11 Pro/Pro Max Tripl...Original New iPhone 11 Pro/Pro Max Triple Rear Camera 5.8/6.5" Super AMOLED Display A13 Chipset IOS 13 Smart Phone MI BlueTooth
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$1055.04

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