If you have plans to purchase the largest Apple iPhone, then you should lay your hands on iPhone XS Max which is 6.5 inches. However, if size is not an important criterion in your mind, then you can consider other options as well including iPhone XS (5.8 inch) and iPhone XR (6.1 inch).
Let’s have a look at the similarities and differences between the two.
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS: Price and Available Colors
The most visible difference is the price of the handsets. If you are willing to ignore the price difference, then there is a higher chance of selecting iPhone XS. Color is another criterion on the basis of which customers can make their choice.
iPhone XR is available in colors including Black, White, Coral, Yellow, Red and Blue.
iPhone XR is available in three storage sizes:
iPhone XS 64GB ($749)
iPhone XS 128GB ($799)
iPhone XS 256 GB ($899)
While iPhone XS is available in silver, gold and space gray.
iPhone XS is also available in three storage sizes with a different price range:
iPhone XS 64GB ($999.99)
iPhone XS 256GB ($1149.99)
- iPhone XS 512 GB ($1349.99)
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS review by iupdate
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS: Display
The display size helps you to differentiate the two phones initially. iPhone XR will cost less and offers a bigger display. On the other hand, iPhone XS is smaller and costlier.
iPhone XR: 6.1-inch LCD, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, True Tone, 1792 x 828 pixels (326 PPI), 1,400:1 contrast ratio, 79.0 percent screen-to-body ratio.
iPhone XS: 5.8-inch OLED, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, True Tone, 2436 x 1125 pixels (458 PPI), 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 82.9 percent screen-to-body ratio.
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS: Performance and Camera
iPhone XS is definitely better in terms of performance and camera. However, iPhone XS is also not way behind when it comes to these two criteria. So if you are looking for a cheaper option with good results, iPhone XR is the one for you.
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS review by Washington Post
Apple iPhone XR vs Apple iPhone XS: Battery
iPhone XR has a 2,942 mAh battery, while iPhone XS has a 2,658 mAh battery. So, iPhone XR definitely has a longer battery life than iPhone XS.