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Apple Unveils iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS And iPhone XR

| September 13 , 2018 , 12:04 IST

The much awaited day come to an end on Wednesday when Apple Inc launched its new three iPhones- iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR.

The cheapest of the lot is the iPhone XR at a starting price of Rs 76,900.

Whereas the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max would be available in 64GB, 256GB and 512GB storage variants at Rs 99,900 and Rs 1,09,900.

The iPhone XS and XS Max come with an upgraded 12MP + 12MP dual camera setup and 2x optical zoom.

There is an improved TrueTone quad-LED flash as well. Both the models have a 7MP RGB camera sensor in the front with F/2.2 aperture while the iPhone XR has a single 12MP camera at the rear.

The iPhone XS is made with stainless surgical grade steel with a new glass formulation and has an edge-to-edge screen.

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Both the iPhone XS and XS Max are fueled by Apple's latest A12 Bionic chipset built on 7-nm design, which allows for 6.9 billion transistors on the chip. Also, there is a new neural engine with an 8-core dedicated machine learning (ML) processor.

The iPhone X comes with a 5.8-inch OLED display while the iPhone XS has 6.5-inch OLED screen -- the biggest ever on an iPhone. Other than the size, both the models have 3D Touch and HDR.

The Face ID in these models is said to work faster this time than last year's iPhone X.

The affordable iPhone XR has a 6.1-inch LCD screen with liquid Retina display and aluminium body instead of a steel one.

The Cupertino-based company also unveiled its new Apple Watch Series 4 with improved health features.

Its next generation of Apple Watch features an edge-to-edge display with smaller bezels, which is 30 per cent bigger.

The device brings a design overhaul to the Apple Watch as the iPhone-maker is now using a new dual-core 64-bit chipset, custom designed to improve performance.

(With Inputs From IANS)