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All About The Apple iPhone XR

author Luis Silva (Updated on: July 2021)

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What You Should Know About The iPhone XR





Considering their rivals:

- Its global score is 13% below the average. (5.37 vs. 6.17).

- Its performance is 14% above the average (2575 vs. 2251).

- 93% of its rivals have an AMOLED display.

- 31% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 79% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- 76% of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 28% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- It has a lower number of Dots-Per-Inch (about 23% below) than the average (323 DPI vs. 418 DPI).

- Its picture quality score is 40% above the average (116 vs. 82.93).

- 41% of its adversaries have a telephoto lens.

- One hour of talking, plus one hour of web browsing, and one hour of video playing will let a full charged battery at about 78%, which is less than the average, at 83%.

- Fast charging is 37% slower than the average (15w vs. 24w).

- 45% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- Wireless charging speed is 63% slower than the average (5w vs. 13w).

- 28% of its rivals have reverse wireless charging.

- 72% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- 34% of its contenders are water-resistant.

- Internal storage is below the average. (64GB. vs. 108GB.).

- 59% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 86% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 3% of its competitors have Bluetooth 5.2.

- 97% of its rivals have NFC.

- 62% of its adversaries have an headphone jack.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    Performance
    Cameras
    Fast Charging
    Wireless Charging
    Glass Protection





  • Cons 
    Screen Resolution
    AMOLED
    Always-On-Display
    MicroSD Slot
    Weight
    3.5mm Jack
    Price



  • Price 

    Amazon: $0

    eBay: $392

    BestBuy: $350

    Walmart: $424

  • Performance 
    Year: 2018
    Updates: 6 years
    Apple A12
    Apple GPU
    iOS 12
    Geekbench 5: 2575




  • Display 
    6.1" 828x1792
    323 DPI
    toughened glass
    LCD
    No Always-On
    660 Nits



  • Cameras 
    One Camera

    With OIS
    With HDR
    4 LED Flashes
    2160p (4k)


    Dxo/Tek Score: 116

  • Main Camera 
    12 MP
    f/1.8
    26mm
    Sensor size: 1/2.55
    Pixel size: 1.4

     
    Selfie 
    7 Mp f/2.2 32 mm
  • Other Cameras 
    No Extra Cameras









  • Body 
    150x75x8 mm
    5.91x2.96x0.32 in
    194g. / 6.84oz.
    Full Glass
    81% STBR
    Looks: 8.6/10
    32 mm
    IP67

  • Colors 
    Black
    Red
    Yellow
    Blue
    Coral
    White




  • Battery 
    2942mAh
    Charging: 15w
    Wireless: 5w

    1T+1W+1V*: 78%
    1T+3W+1V*: 62%
    1T+1W+3V*: 64%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 3GB
    Storage: 64GB
    No MicroSD

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 4G
    3.5mm jack: No
    Bluetooth: 5.0
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    Galaxy A32
    #1$284
    Pixel 4
    #2$284
    XT
    #3$290
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #4$292
    iPhone XR
    #20$350
  • Global Score 
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #17.38
    Galaxy Note 10
    #27.27
    Galaxy S10+ EX
    #37.21
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    #47.21
    iPhone XR
    #305.37
  • Performance 
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #17.5
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #27.5
    iPhone SE 2
    #37.4
    8T
    #47.1
    iPhone XR
    #86.3
  • Display 
    8T
    #19.1
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #29.1
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #39.1
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #49.1
    iPhone XR
    1.2
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy A71
    #16.7
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #26.6
    Mi 10T Lite
    #36.6
    R.Note 10 Pro
    #46.6
    iPhone XR
    #266.1
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #1525
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    #2525
    Galaxy S10+ EX
    #3525
    iPhone XS
    #4462
    iPhone XR
    #36323
  • Cameras 
    Mi 11 Lite
    #18.9
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #27.7
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #37.7
    Pixel 4
    #47.6
    iPhone XR
    #236.8
  • Camera MP 
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #1108
    R.Note 10 Pro
    #2108
    Galaxy A32
    #364
    XT
    #464
    iPhone XR
    12
  • Zoom (mm) 
    P30
    #180
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #276
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #376
    iPhone 7 Plus
    #456


  • Body 
    Galaxy S10e
    #19.2
    Galaxy S10e SD
    #29.2
    Galaxy Note 10
    #38.4
    Pixel 4
    #48.2
    iPhone XR
    #135.6
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Galaxy Note 10
    #192
    Galaxy A51
    #288
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #388
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    #488
    iPhone XR
    #3281
  • Looks 
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #110
    Galaxy Note 10
    #210
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    #310
    Galaxy S10+ EX
    #410
    iPhone XR
    #138.6
  • Weight (g) 
    Pixel 4a
    #1143
    iPhone 6s
    #2143
    iPhone 8
    #3148
    iPhone SE 2
    #4148
    iPhone XR
    #35194
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 6s
    #1138
    iPhone 8
    #2138
    iPhone SE 2
    #3138
    Galaxy S10e SD
    #4142
    iPhone XR
    #10150
  • Battery+Charg. 
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #17.4
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #27.4
    Galaxy S10e SD
    #37.2
    Galaxy Note 10
    #47.2
    iPhone XR
    #306
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy A32
    #186
    Galaxy M30s
    #286
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #385
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #485
    iPhone XR
    #3078
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy A32
    #175
    Galaxy M30s
    #274
    Mi 10T Lite
    #374
    Mi 10 Lite
    #472
    iPhone XR
    #2962
  • Battery:Video* 
    Galaxy A32
    #176
    Galaxy M30s
    #276
    Mi 10 Lite
    #376
    Mi 9T Pro
    #475
    iPhone XR
    #2964
  • Fast Charging. 
    8T
    #165
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #233
    Mi 10T Lite
    #333
    Mi 11 Lite
    #433
    iPhone XR
    15
  • Wireless Charg. 
    Mi 9
    #120
    Gal. S20 FE 5G
    #215
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #315
    Galaxy S10e
    #415
    iPhone XR
    5
  • Storage 
    Galaxy Note 10
    #18.5
    P30 Lite
    #27.5
    Galaxy S20 FE
    #37.5
    Mi 11 Lite
    #47.5
    iPhone XR
    2.8
  • Int. Storage 
    Galaxy Note 10
    #1256
    Pixel 4a
    #2128
    7T
    #3128
    6T
    #4128
    iPhone XR
    64
  • RAM (GB) 
    7T
    #18
    8T
    #28
    Galaxy S10+ SD
    #38
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    #48
    iPhone XR
    3
  • Connectivity 
    Mi 10 Lite
    #110
    R.Note 10 Pro
    #29
    Galaxy A32
    #38.5
    Galaxy A51
    #48.5
    iPhone XR
    3.6


 Rivals 
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy Note 10
    Galaxy Note 10
    $409   7.27

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus
    Galaxy S10 Plus
    $409   7.21

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S10e
    Galaxy S10e
    $379   7

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S20 FE
    Galaxy S20 FE
    $349   6.86

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
    Mi 11 Lite
    $349   6.78

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 8T
    8T
    $314   6.48

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A52
    Galaxy A52
    $380   6.21

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro
    R.Note 10 Pro
    $349   6.15

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    $292   6.08

    Compare


  • Huawei

    Huawei P30
    P30
    $400   5.93

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
    Mi 9 Lite
    $317   5.91

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 7T
    7T
    $300   5.9

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9
    Mi 9
    $400   5.83

    Compare


  • Realme

    Realme XT
    XT
    $290   5.79

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite
    Mi 10T Lite
    $325   5.78

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A32
    Galaxy A32
    $284   5.76

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 4
    Pixel 4
    $284   5.67

    Compare
  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 6T
    6T
    $300   5.67

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9t Pro
    Mi 9t Pro
    $385   5.67

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro
    Mi 9T Pro
    $385   5.67

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 4a
    Pixel 4a
    $299   5.64

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone XS
    iPhone XS
    $410   5.64

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A71
    Galaxy A71
    $400   5.62

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite
    Mi 10 Lite
    $399   5.47

    Compare


  • Huawei

    Huawei P30 Lite
    P30 Lite
    $310   5.45

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A51
    Galaxy A51
    $297   5.23

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone SE 2
    iPhone SE 2
    $367   5.11

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy M30s
    Galaxy M30s
    $300   4.94

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 8
    iPhone 8
    $328   4.82

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 7 Plus
    iPhone 7 Plus
    $375   3.74

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 6s
    iPhone 6s
    $315   3.5

    Compare


The top 5 list is based only on these rivals.

You can click on any rival to know more about it too.

These are the lowest prices found on any of these stores: Amazon.com, eBay.com, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Prices on eBay are in $US for reference but are Europe-based.

Prices marked with ! are from renewed/refurbished/carrier-locked phones (except eBay, that are from new devices, unless they are out of stock, then they can be from bids, and then from pre-owned devices).

We're only including devices that still receive security updates.

Disclaimer: We earn a small fee from qualifying purchases. It doesn't affect any item's price or eventual reviews .

*What's left of a full charge after 1 hour of talking, 1 (or 3) hour of web browsing, and 1 (or 3) hour of video playback.



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