The Apple fans are pretty much exciting to get their hands on the new iPhone XS devices. The awesome folks at iFixit have managed to obtain them as well and diligently pop up the devices to show the world what made these new phones tick.
IPhone XS and Apple Watch Series 4 owners looking for the ideal chargers to both of their new devices just got a lot of love from Belkin with a dock that works on both iPhones and Apple Watch. The iPhone X lasted about 9.5 hours in our own WiFi battery test, coming in well behind most other flagships past year. Clad in a silver, space grey, or a rich gold finish and featuring the new A12 Bionic chip inside, the recently debuted iPhone XS represents the best tech Apple can jam in a phone. New Apple iPhone XS Max, iPhones XS India Pre-orders Start Midnight Exclusively on Flipkart.
Those seriously concerned about the durability of the new iPhones should wait for additional durability tests to hit the web before making any conclusions.
Again, the Plus version has a larger screen and a second lens.
Strangely, the iPhone XS' battery capacity of 2,659 mAh is actually slightly less than the 2,716 mAh battery in the iPhone X, which sort of makes you question if all that extra effort was worth it. Here's what to consider if you're thinking of bargain-hunting in the iPhone history bin. The site notes that both are in the ballpark of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus batteries.
And before you ask, the iFixit team didn't find any greater adhesive or other waterproofing to easily explain what got the iPhone XS up to the IP68 water and dust resistance rating (up from the iPhone X's IP67 rating). You know how it is. Be on the lookout over the next couple of weeks for our take on the iPhone XS.
Of course, we will have an in-depth look at the battery life of the iPhone XS, including how it handles multiple use cases, in our review.
A different iPhone XS Max spent an hour at 10 meters (33 feet), which essentially killed it.