The iPhone XR is now up for pre-orders in UK, as announced at its launch event held in Cupertino last month. The smartphone can currently be pre-ordered across Apple’s offline resellers as well as it can also be pre-ordered via Amazon.co.uk.
Touted as the most affordable offering in the iPhone 2018 lineup, the iPhone XR offers an LCD display, a single rear camera, and multiple color options differentiating it from the flagship iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. The phone, however, offers similar internals at a significantly lower price point compared to the iPhone XS series.
The iPhone XR is listed for pre-orders on Amazon, will be delivered to pre-ordering customers on November 1.
iPhone XR price in UK, availability
iPhone XR price in UK has been set at £849.00 for the 64GB storage variant. The 128GB storage model has been priced at £899.00, while the top-end 256GB storage variant comes in at £999.00 at the Amazon.co.uk. The smartphone will go on sale in UK starting November 1, 2018 in the country. It will be sold in Black, Blue, White, Coral, PRODUCT (RED), and Yellow color options.
iPhone XR Specifications
The iPhone XR features a 6.1-inch LCD Liquid Retina display with 3D Touch and 326ppi. It has an Aluminum and Glass Design and is splash- and water-resistant, with IP67 ratings. It is powered by a Six-core A12 Bionic 64-bit 7nm processor with four-core GPU, M12 motion co-processor coupled with 64GB, 128GB,256GB of inbuilt storage options.
On the camera front, the XR flaunts a 12-megapixel wide-angle rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, optical image stabilization, True Tone flash, 4K video recording at 60fps, Slo-mo at 1080p at 240fps. For selfie, there is a 7-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording, and Retina Flash.
The iPhone XR has a TrueDepth camera for FaceID facial recognition, LTE Advanced with Dual SIM support (via eSIM), and has wireless charging as well. The handset runs on iOS 12 and packs lithium-ion battery with Qi wireless charging, fast charging, and up to 15 hours of internet usage time.
For connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac with MIMO, GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC with reader mode. The device measures 150.9×75.7×8.3mm and weigh 194 grams.