Apple iPhone XE vs Apple iPhone XR 2

Display

Display size

4.8 inches
6.1 inches

Technology

OLED
IPS LCD

Features

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.8
 

Second camera

 
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 2x

Flash

LED
Quad LED

Video recording

Yes
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Video calling, Video sharing
Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
12 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Materials

Back: Aluminum
Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

 
Water, Dust

IP certified

 
IP 67

Biometrics

3D Face unlock
3D Face unlock

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81
Apple A13

Processor

Hexa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm
 

GPU

Apple-designed 4 core
 

RAM

2 GB
 

Internal storage

128 GB, not expandable
not expandable

OS

iOS (11.x)
iOS

Battery

Capacity

1700 mAh
 

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Cellular

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
800, 1900 MHz

Data

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

Yes
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

Yes
Yes

Connector

Proprietary
Lightning

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device

Mobile Payment

Apple Pay
Apple Pay

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Vibration

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

Proprietary
Lightning

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording
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