iPhone XR: Best Deals In The USA Today

The iPhone XR is a great device with few downsides. It has a 6.1 inch LCD screen, a 12-megapixel single-lens rear camera, and an A12 chip.It is quite affordable option compared to its cousins and is being sold parallel to the iPhone 11 Pro MAx. It is a good option for budget-conscious customers who are not very keen on Apple's latest technology.

The company's goal with the XR was to reach many consumers as possible with its new advancements at the time, so it adopted many features from the iPhone XS and XS Max, while carefully compromising in some aspects so as to keep the price reasonable.It was produced in six colors: white, black, blue, coral, yellow, and red.

Qi-based wireless charging is made possible with the glass body of the XR. Additionally, this product features IP67 water resistance to protect it from splashes and spills. It also has a larger display than the iPhone 8 Plus but in a small body falling between 5.8-inch iPhone XS and the 6.5 XS Max.

The XR is designed with a new Liquid Retina display, with a 6.1 inch LCD with a 1792 x 828 resolution that spans from edge to edge and from the top to bottom with little bezels. Just like the iPhone XS, the home button is lacking, and it adopts s the swipe-based navigation system which was introduced in the iPhone X.

The Liquid Retina display is considered the most advanced LCD ever in a smartphone with 120Hz touch sensing, Tap to wake, and wide color. It also has an impressive color accuracy since it supports true tones to match the white balance of the display to the ambient lighting of the room. However, the LCD does not support 3D Touch, though the company made a new Haptic Touch feature as a counter measure to the device as a replacement.

Rather than the use of the Touch ID, the XR uses the same TrueDepth camera system that the iPhone XS uses which is faster, efficient Face ID facial recognition for unlocking the device, making Apple Pay payments, and more.

At the front, the 7-megapixel TrueDeoth camera enables all the features that are available in the expensive iPhone XS, including Portrait Mode, Portrait Lighting, Depth Control, and even more. On the battery life, the XR has the longest battery life of any Apple phones as at its introduction. Other XR features include its dual SIM support with one nano-SIM and one eSIM, Apple Pay, LTE Advanced with 2x2 MIMO, support for 25 LTE bands, and Bluetooth 5.0.

The XR is IP76 water and dust resistant meaning it is impervious to dust and can withstand water immersion of up to one meter deep for 30 minutes in laboratory conditions. It is important to note that the Apple warranty does not cover any kind of water damage to iOS devices, therefore it is greatly advised to use maximum caution when exposing the XR to liquids.

The XRs TrueDepth camera system supports two features called Animoji and Memoji. These are animated 3D emoji features that you control with your face. Animoji is emoji-style animals, while Memoji, which was introduced in iOS, is customizable, personalized avatars that you can create.

The iPhone XR is available for purchase in Apple retail stores, the Apple online store, and from the third party approved retailers. The price starts at $599 for the 64 GB model to a 128 GB model at $ 649. The AppleCare plus is readily available for the iPhone XR for only $ 149. It usually extends the warranty of the XR and provides coverage for two accidental incidents with a $29 to $99 deductible.

The top iPhone XR dealers in the US include AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T Mobile, and all the Apple retail stores located in all major towns and cities in the US.

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