Apple iPhone Xr vs iPhone Xs: all major differences to expect

Surprisingly, it's not the iPhone Xs and the eventual Xs Plus (or whatever Apple names the X successors) that are the most heavily rumored, but rather a lowly iPhone Xr that will apparently be responsible for 50% of Apple's 2018 crop shipments, so we preview all the specs, price and design differences to expect...
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45 Comments

40. Leo_MC

Posts: 6556; Member since: Dec 02, 2011

If you ask me, 5.8" is a tad big - you will get used to it, but it's too much (considering iPhone doesn't have split screen functionality, which might give relevance to such a big and long display). Now it is a bad moment to get an iPhone; wait for 2018 models and you will save at least 100€.

27. gehrig

Posts: 423; Member since: Apr 17, 2014

Small correction to this article: the lead rumor right now is the the XS and XS Plus will actually have a one-cell L-shaped battery in order to add more capacity.

28. sunnyfpy

Posts: 275; Member since: May 12, 2013

Make it $500,sure a runaway hit!

30. cmdacos

Posts: 3867; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

Seems like your typical s year. Nothing innovative or exciting. Just simple iterative updates.

31. Jrod99

Posts: 699; Member since: Jan 15, 2016

All rumors until it’s official. Anything over a grand will suck. Already a tough pill to choke on.

32. thxultra

Posts: 439; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

I don't see the Xs max having more storage then the Xs like the article is saying.

33. MarvzIsFallen

Posts: 646; Member since: Aug 11, 2017

Im getting the iphone x plus 512gb

35. Trex95

Posts: 2353; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

Hope 512GB comes with 6 gig of ram this time first iPhone with 6 gig of ram.

34. Trex95

Posts: 2353; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

iPhone XC (cheap), iPhone XS (expensive) and iPhone XS plus (extra expensive).

36. Law123

Posts: 2; Member since: Jun 15, 2018

If the iPhone xs plus model is 256 for 999 it’s a no brainer to get that one

41. Leo_MC

Posts: 6556; Member since: Dec 02, 2011

I would still prefer a 32GB version (with smaller screen) for 600€.

42. TechVoid

Posts: 13; Member since: Feb 18, 2014

It's hilarious how people try to bs their way and write these "leak" articles. Nobody knows these prices except guessing them. This one is especially terrible since it claims the 256GB iPhone XS and 256GB XS Plus would both start at $999 Yep makes perfect sense.

43. power21

Posts: 80; Member since: Jul 15, 2015

this is a joke. why have all of these different iPhones all it does is confuse the customers.

46. CreativeCreature

Posts: 4; Member since: Jul 21, 2018

I can't wait to sell these but as for personal use I'd rather spend my $1,000 on a Note 9. The S pen is a game changer for $1,000 and the battery life. iPhones have great optimization and an OS that's easy to use and if they added apple pen support to the iPhone XS Plus it would def help it's $1,200 price tag if that's the official price but for those who love apple it will be a great year to get one of these new devices!

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