IPhone XS shows that Apple is now Tim Cook’s company

Angelica Greene
September 13, 2018

In other words, Apple isn't treating the iPhone XR as some shabby relation. It makes sense that Apple is now ditching the 6, as the firm typically limits its lineup to the three most recent generations.

All three devices feature stunning edge-to-edge displays with nearly no bezels around, and a stainless steel frame on the iPhone XS / XS Max, and an aluminum frame on the iPhone XR.

Apple also announced the iPhone XR during the presentation.

Eliminating the headphone jack is also a noteworthy move.

One key detail that Apple did not mention during its recent keynote is the fact that it will not be shipping the Lightning to 3.5mm audio dongle with its new iPhones. The A12 is the first 7nm chip in the industry, and boasts a 15% increase in performance over the A11, with the A12 GPU gaining an increase of over 50% over the A11's GPU.

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Other additions include a "low heart rate" notification, alerts for atrial fibrillation, and electrocardiogram (ECG). The Series 4 can share heart-rhythm data - which is kept encrypted in the cloud - with physicians, he added.

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The dual camera system has a 12-megapixel wide lens and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with improved true tone LED flash. Now we can see a list of exactly which colours will be available at launch: black, white, red, yellow, blue and coral.

However, in order to qualify, you'll need to buy an iPhone Xs or iPhone Xs Max on an installment plan, which means you'll need to pay for it monthly over a set period of time you define with your carrier. That said, with one physical SIM and one e-SIM support, not many are bound to be pleased with this decision. Case in point, US Mobile's sweet introductory iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR discount.

You've had this conversation, we've had this conversation: the iPhone SE is tiny and it's a shame there's no longer any iPhone that small.

This year's three top phones are all more expensive than last year's models. Devices will start to land in consumers hands a week later on Friday, September 21.

Apple iPhone 8 iPhone 8 Plus 64GB is now available at a new price of Rs 69,900 as compared to its previous price tag of Rs 77,560. iPhone 8 Plus with 256GB in-built storage will now retail at Rs 84,900.

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