Apart from the iPhone XS and XS Max, Apple also announced a third iPhone during its event earlier this morning, which carries some notable features found in the XS and XS Max, but with a more affordable price tag and more color options. Meet the new iPhone XR.

The iPhone XR is IP67 certified for water and dust resistance, and boasts a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina HD display (HD+ resolution). It’s also powered by the same A12 Bionic Chip in the iPhone Xs and Xs Max.

At the back of the device is a single 12MP camera with a wide angle lens. It’s capable of up 4K video recording, 5x digital zoom and has Portrait Mode with depth control, Optical¬† Image Stabilization, and Smart HDR, among many other features. The 7MP front camera also has Portrait Mode and video stabilization.

The iPhone XR runs on iOS 12, and boasts a battery that lasts up to 1.5 hours longer than the iPhone 8 Plus. It comes in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB variants, and is priced starting starting at $749 (64GB). Color options – Yellow, White. Coral, Black, and Blue.

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Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.

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