The iPhone XR, a smartphone with excellent value for money


Introducing the iPhone XR

The iPhone XR was announced on September 12, 2018 during a Keynote in Cupertino, California. It’s a twelfth generation model alongside the iPhone XS. It succeeds the iPhone X and precedes the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. With the introduction of these new models, the price of the iPhone XR has come down. What makes it a powerful smartphone with a Excellent value.

The characteristics of the iPhone XR


The iPhone XR offers a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display with Multi-Touch LCD technology with a True Tone display and an oleophobic coating resistant to fingerprints. The iPhone XR is very reliable since it is resistant to water up to a depth of 1m for about 30 minutes and dust.


The device has a photo sensor on the back with a wide angle of 12 megapixels and an optical image stabilizer accompanied by a digital zoom. On the front a second 7-megapixel True Depth camera. With the iPhone XR, taking natural photos becomes possible thanks to its lighting in portrait mode and the three effects including the Natural, Studio and Contour effect. Likewise, it is possible to make video recordings in 4K with exceptional rendering.


IPhone XR is equipped with Apple A12 Bionic processor more economical than the Apple A11 Bionic chip present on the iPhone X.


IPhone XR has a connector type Lightning and Bluetooth 5.0 that allows you to connect to your various devices. The iPhone XR is also compatible with the Wi-Fi standard and 4G. The device is equipped with geolocation.


IPhone XR abandons Touch ID to embed facial recognition technology FaceID which allows you to unlock and limit access to your iPhone. FaceID technology allows you to recognize your face for better security of your data.

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Apple stays true to its design class and sober. Thus, the iPhone XR has a glass design and matt aluminum contours. The device is available in 6 colors including black, white, blue, (PRODUCT) RED, coral and yellow.


With a very good storage capacity, the iPhone XR comes in three storage formats: 64 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB.


With a battery of 2942 mAh capacity, the iPhone XR can phone for 25 hours, listen to music for 65 hours and have up to 16 hours of video playback.


IPhone XR is more than just a smartphone. It is useful for the blind or visually impaired thanks to its various functions and applications. On the smartphone, with the VoiceOver screen reader you are informed of everything that is happening on your screen and in real time. As for the Magnifier, it allows you to enlarge the content you want to read.

Weight and dimensions

With a thickness of 8.3mm and a width of 75.7mm, the iPhone XR weighs 194 grams with a height of 150.9mm.

IPhone XR compatibility

Operating systems

The device is equipped with Apple’s iOS 12 operating system. The iPhone XR benefits from the latest innovations in the iOS 14 operating system.


IPhone XR is compatible with wireless charging, charging via the power adapter or via a computer’s USB port. Thus, the categories of accessories such as wireless chargers, power adapters, cables, batteries, brackets etc. will be compatible with the iPhone XR.

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