Apple 2018 Event Recap: iPhone Xs, Xs Max, Xr, Apple Watch

Angelica Greene
September 15, 2018

Keep your phone handy, we may be calling you. Priced at $999 and $1099, the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are dubbed as the most advanced phone ever designed by the American tech giant. "Or, get $100+ w/select trade-in." find the iPhone Xs deal on Verizon.com.

The screen needs no backlight, so black would appear as truly black rather than simply dark.

The iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, and iPhone Xr will be available for pre-order directly from Apple on the Apple.com site and in the Apple Store app starting at midnight Pacific.

"It genuinely does affect women's hand health, women do buy more iPhones than men, it just baffles me that Apple doesn't design with our bodies in mind".

There is one little crumb of comfort for those who are upgrading from an iPhone X though, with the news that the two iPhones are identical in size.

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IPhones fetched an average price of $724 during the April-June period, a almost 20-percent increase from a year earlier. Whereas iPhone XR wallpapers are available from here. It'll cost roughly $750 and come out on October 26.

Compared to the Apple A11 chipset that powers the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X, the hexa-core A12 offers almost 33.3 percent increased performance, doubled GPU score, 50 percent improvement in UX score and around 20 percent improvement in memory score because of which the iPhone XS has managed to achieve such an impressive benchmarking score.

That emboldened the company to aim an even more expensive device at the affluent households that tend to gravitate to its products, especially in the United States and Europe.

"I am going to go out on a limb and say the XR is going to become Apple's top-selling iPhone", said analyst Patrick Moorhead of Moor Insights.

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