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

The new Apple iPhone XR is on display at the Steve Jobs Theater

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.

Just after midnight Friday, Apple started taking preorders for two of its new iPhones and Series 4 smartwatch and, according to some users, models for delivery by launch day on September 21 are already sold out. The price for the iPhone XS starts at $999 for the 64 GB model and goes up from there for 256 GB and 512 GB. It was earlier Rs 1,09,900.

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On the other hand, Verizon will charge around $42 each month for iPhone XS - 64GB variant. But, the service credits will fully cover the cost of an iPhone 8 or 8 Plus during that time.Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max Pre-Orders To Begin in India Next Week Via Airtel Online Store. The price for 256GB and 512GB models are $1,149 and $1,349 respectively.

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. If you have an iPhone X with a case on, that case will fit your new iPhone XS without any issues at all, saving a few dollars in the process. The iPhone Xr that is equipped with a 6.1-inch LCD screen is packed with 3 GB of RAM.

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