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Compare Apple iPhone XS deals

Apple iPhone XS deals

Apple’s annual autumn product launch has become a tradition and, as expected, September 2018 has seen the launch of a new suite of products, including three fresh iterations of the iPhone and Series 4 of the Apple Watch.

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Apple has announced three new handsets this autumn:

  • iPhone XS: iPhone's flagship model - an upgrade to last year’s iPhone X.
  • iPhone XS Max: the plus-sized version of the iPhone XS, boasting a bigger screen and Apple’s longest battery life.
  • iPhone XR: positioned as the entry-level model.
  • Apple Watch Series 4: available in GPS and cellular versions.

Here’s all you need to know about the flagship model, the successor to the iPhone X.

Availability

The iPhone XS: available to pre-order from 14 September; available to buy 21 September.

Design

The iPhone XS will have a 5.8 inch screen as well as an OLED display, giving it a clearer, brighter picture.
Available in gold, space grey and silver. Splash, water and dust resistant.

Features

The update includes features such as:

  • Face ID: enabled by TrueDepth camera tech for facial recognition
  • NFC: NFC (near field communication) capabilities, with reader mode
  • Charging: in addition to traditional recharging of the lithium-ion battery, boasts wireless charging via Qi chargers and charging via USB.
  • Cameras: Dual 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras
  • iOS 12: the new iPhone has the latest Apple operating system, iOS 12. 4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps or 60 fps.
  • Apple Pay: pay using facial recognition in shops, within apps and on the web.

If you’re in the market for a new handset, you’re sure to find a better deal by comparing offers on MoneySuperMarket.
You’ll be able to browse pay-monthly offers and pay-as-you-go deals from the top mobile phone manufacturers and network providers, so you know you’ll be able to find the perfect phone with the right tariff for you.

iPhone XS specs

General
Manufacturer Apple
Operating System iOS
Release Date 21/09/2018 00:00:00
Sim Card Type Nano
Sensors
Accelerometer Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass Yes
Barometer Yes
Gyroscope Yes
GPS No
Size & Weight
Form Factor
Thickness 7.7 mm
Size 70.9mm x 7.7mm x 143.6mm
Weight 177 g
Battery
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Capacity mah
Standby hours
Talktime 20 hours
Display
Display Size 5.8 inches
Screen Type Super AMOLED
Resolution 1125 x 2436 inches
Pixels Per Inch 458 ppi
Touch Screen Type Capacitive
Processing power
CPU 0 mhz
Processor Cores 6 Cores Cores
Memory 4000 MB
Storage
Internal Storage 64, 256, 512
External Storage No
Camera & Video
Primary Camera 12 MP
Flash Yes
LED Flash
GEO Tagging Yes
Auto Focus Yes
Fixed Focus Yes
Touch Focus
Face Detection Yes
Smile Detection
Image Stabilisation Yes
Video Quality 2160p
2nd Camera 7 MP
Data
Generation 4G
Frequency Dual-band
NFC No
Wi-Fi No
Wi-Fi Hotspot No
Wi-Fi Direct No
Bluetooth No
USB No
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes