iPhone XS Specs, Price, Features

Apple iPhone XS smartphone was unveiled in September, 2018. This article will focus on the specifications, price, features and availability.

The iPhone XS comes with 5.8-inch Super Retina HD display + OLED True Tone display with 3D Touch Touchscreen, resolution of 1125 x 2436 pixels (463 ppi) with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and approximately 80.93% screen-to-body ratio. The phone is powered by Hexa Core A12 Bionic processor clocked at 2.35GHz with next-generation Neural engine. For efficient graphical performance, there is Apple GPU on board the device. The Phone weighs 177 grams, supports dual SIM (nano-SIM and eSIM) and is IP68 dust and water proof certified.

The Apple iPhone XS comes with 4GB RAM paired with either 64GB or 256GB or 512GB of internal storage and does not support  memory expansion using microSD card. Now, talking of the rear camera, it packs a dual 12MP wide-angle camera with f/1.8 aperture + 12MP with f/2.4 aperture primary camera including optical zoom up to 2x and optical image stabilization. The back camera of the iPhone XS has the ability to carry out 4K video recording and supports slow-motion video. The front camera has 7MP TrueDepth camera with f/2.2 aperture and Retina Flash for selfies and video communication.

The iPhone XS runs on iOS 12 and is powered by non-removable Li-Ion battery with Qi wireless charging. Network & Connectivity includes 3G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac with MIMO, NFC, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, QZSS, Bluetooth v5.0 with A2DP, LE. It also has FM Radio, USB 2.0 for the USB port. Sensors on board are Face ID, Compass, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer and Gyroscope.

The iPhone XS comes in Aurora Black, and New Platinum Gray colors.

Apple iPhone XS Price and Availability

The 4GB RAM/64GB internal storage model is expected to be sold around $999/£999 (~N361,408 Naira), 4GB RAM/256GB storage for $1,149/£1149 (~N415,673 in Nigeria currency) and the 4GB RAM/512GB storage for $1,349/£1349 (~N488,027 Naira). The pricing may vary depending on the deal you get.

Apple iPhone XS Specifications


  • Brand: Apple
  • Model: iPhone XS
  • Operating System: iOS 12
  • Custom UI:
  • Announced Globally: September, 2018
  • Announced In Nigeria:
  • Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
  • Dimension (height x width x thickness): 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm
  • Weight: 177 grams
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • RAM: 4GB RAM
  • Chipset: Apple A12 Bionic
  • CPU: Hexa Core
  • GPU: Apple GPU (four-core graphics)


  • Screen Size: 5.8 inches
  • Resolution: 1125 x 2436 pixels (463 ppi)
  • Display Type: OLED
  • Touch Screen: Yes, 3D Touch Touchscreen
  • Multitouch: Yes
  • Screen Protection: Yes


  • Rear Camera: Dual 12MP + 12MP camera, 2160p@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fp
  • Rear Camera Features: Autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, 2x zoom, Animoji, Memoji,stereo sound rec
  • Front Camera: 7MP camera, 1080p Video@30/60fps


  • Internal Storage: Yes, 64GB or 256GB or 512GB
  • Card Slot: No
  • Expandable Memory:

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X:
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • Edge: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1Mbps
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v5.0 with A2DP, LE
  • USB Port: USB 2.0
  • NFC: Yes


  • Browser: HTML, HTML5 (Safari), CSS 3

Tracking / Positioning

  • Tracking / Positioning: Yes, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, QZSS


  • Music Player: AAC, HE-AAC, MP3, MP3 VBR, AAX, and AAX+, Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
  • Video Player: H.264, AAC-LC, M4V, .MP4, MPEG-4
  • FM Radio: No
  • Loudspeaker: Yes
  • Audio Jack: Lightning


  • Battery: Non-removable
  • Battery Type: Li-Ion battery
  • Use Time:
  • Fast Charging: Yes Fast, 50% in 30 minutes
  • Wireless Charging: Yes

Other Features

  • Sensors: Digital Compass, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, and Gyroscope
  • Face Unlock: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner:
  • Messaging: SMS, MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
  • Water Resistant: Yes
  • Dust Resistant: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Video streaming: Yes

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