September 14, 2018
After all the speculations and hype, Apple has finally launched its iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max. Both the devices are technically the same except for the size, and are quite similar to iPhone X. With the stainless steel body the new phones retain the iPhone X’s features but with some tweaks and improvements. The dual SIM phones have broken another stereotypical aspect of Apple to launch single SIM phones only.
The iPhone Xs flaunts a 5.8-inch screen and iPhone Xs Max has a 6.5-inch screen. They are available in three colors black, golden and silver. They have a sleek design with the highest quality of cover glass. Both the phones are water resistant. The screen can split into two panels in a horizontal orientation. The bigger one is named Max due to its size.
Technology and Operating system
Xs and Xs Max are powered by much-anticipated iOS12. Both phones have OLED technology with sufficient pixels per inch than the previous models. The phones hold A12 Bionic chip with a 7-nanometer processor that helps the phones to launch the apps 30% faster than the previous models.
Apple has maximized the storage space with a wide range of options that are 64 GB, 128 GB and an amazing level of 512 GB.
The iPhone has always been criticized about the short lifespan of the battery and the company has been specifically trying to rectify. With the launch of Xs and Xs Max, the tech giant claims to increase the battery life of Xs 30 minutes longer than iPhone X and Xs Max will have a 1.5 hours more battery life than iPhone X.
The camera has always been the best feature of iPhones and these two are making it better. Both come with dual camera, with a 12-megapixel rare camera with telephoto lenses. The front-facing camera is 7 megapixel and enhances the depth of portrait mode photos.
A new feature has been added to the camera named Smart HDR powered by machine learning to check all the shorts taken in burst mode an selects the finest shot and combine all of them create the best burst shots.
The face ID feature has been immensely improved and works much faster while unlocking. The finest quality glass screen is 3D Touch pressure sensitive for an airy navigation. The speakers are another salient feature with the wider stereo field than the previous versions.
The price range starts from $999 for the 64 GB iPhone Xs.