81points

Apple iPhone XR

86points

Apple iPhone XS

Apple iPhone XR
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Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS

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Apple iPhone XS
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Why is Apple iPhone XR better than Apple iPhone XS?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has an IPS screen

Why is Apple iPhone XS better than Apple iPhone XR?

  • 40.49% higher pixel density
    458ppivs326ppi
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • 2x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs12MP
  • 1.85x higher resolution
    1125 x 2436pxvs828 x 1792px
  • 256GB more internal storage
    512GBvs256GB
  • 17g lighter
    177gvs194g
  • 0.6mm thinner
    7.7mmvs8.3mm
  • 1.71x faster downloads
    1024MBits/svs600MBits/s

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

194g

177g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

8.3mm

7.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

75.7mm

70.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

150.9mm

143.6mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

828 x 1792px

1125 x 2436px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

326ppi

458ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

4.screen size

6.1"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

6.Has an AMOLED display
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

2.Has integrated graphics
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

3.Has out-of-order execution
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

4.Has AES
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

5.RAM

3GB

4GB

Best

Vivo NEX 2

10GB

6.Has dynamic frequency scaling
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

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.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

7MP

7MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.8

f/2.4 & f/1.8

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.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.pixel size

1.4µm

1.4µm & 1µm

The pixel size measures the length of the individual photodetectors (pixels) in the image sensor. Larger pixels can capture more light, providing better image quality and improved low-light performance.

Best

Meizu 16 (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1 & 1.55µm

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

For example

Huawei Honor View 20

3.number of microphones

3

3

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.has a radio
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

For example

Panasonic Eluga X1

5.has dedicated media keys
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

2942mAh

2658mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

21h

21h

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.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.Has an ultra power save mode
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

4.wireless charging
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

5.has a removable battery
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

6.Supports fast charging
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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.

Features

1.Has sharing intents
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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.

2.Has USB Type-C
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

For example

Huawei Honor View 20

3.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Huawei Honor View 20

3.1

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

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.

5.download speed

600MBits/s

1024MBits/s

Best

Huawei Honor Magic 2

1400MBits/s

6. more emojis available

1956 (iOS 12)

1956 (iOS 12)

Best

Apple iPhone XS Max 64GB

1956

Miscellaneous

1.Supports instant markup
Apple iPhone XR
Apple iPhone XS

Instant markup allows you to easily add notes to PDFs or screenshots using a stylus.

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