Apple announces the new iPhone XS, XS Max and XR. What are the differences?


XS is the newer version of iPhone X. XS Max is the bigger version of XS. XR is the cheaper version of XS, in between iPhone X and iPhone XS. iPhone XS and XS Max has the same features, except XS Max is 0.7″ bigger than XS which has 6.5″ display. XR is the budget-phone like the previous iPhone SE, and of course, with fewer features included.

iPhone XS comes in with 3 different colors: Gold, Silver and Space Gray. It is made of surgical grade stainless steel with gold finish on the front and on the glass, and it is covered with the new formula of glass on the front and the back which make it the most durable glass ever in a smartphone. It can hold up to 2 meters of depth inside a water (Water Resistance) for up to 30 minutes.

Features comparison. Image: TechCrunch

To avoid confusion, here are the summarization for the three new iPhones.

iPhone XS – Standard Size, Upgraded, and New Features, Elegant Colours, Standard Cost

iPhone XS Max – Bigger Size, Same like XS, Elegant Colours, Higher Cost

iPhone XR – Standard Size, Less Feature, Dull Colours, Low Cost