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Apple iPhone XS 512GB

Apple iPhone XS 512GB

Apple iPhone XS 512GB is a high-end flagship offering from Apple that offers top of the line performances. It sports a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display with 1125p resolution and is HDR10 Compatible. It is backed by a non-removable 2658mAh battery with fast charging solution. Powering this smartphone is an Hex-core Apple A12 Bionic chipset that is paired with 4GB of RAM space. This device comes with dual 12MP+12MP rear camera and a single 7MP front camera. It has 512GB of non-expandable internal storage space. The user can also go for 256GB or 64GB variants that re cheaper. There is no fingerprint scanner and the user ca instead use the Face ID technology to unlock the device. This smartphone has twin SIM support that includes one a plastic nano SIM & the new e-SIM that is configured with software. Other popular iPhone devices available in Kenya include iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8 & iPhone 8 Plus.

Apple iPhone XS 512GB

Apple iPhone XS 512GB Specifications Summary

  • 4GB RAM
  • Apple A12 Bionic
  • 2658mAh battery
  • 512GB internal storage
  • 5.8 inches display
  • 12MP + 12MP rear cameras, 7MP front
  • iOS v12, upgradable to iOS v12.1.3
  • Dual SIM

Apple iPhone XS 512GB Price In Kenya

Approx= KSh. 140,000

A Review Of The Specifications Of Apple iPhone XS 512GB

Introduction & Performance

Apple iPhone XS 512GB is a flagship grade and comes as the smaller version of the XS Max. It packs several specs qualities that are very much alike to the Max variant. It features a glass body with stainless steel frame, impressive camera performances & high resolution display with sizeable notch at the top. This phone also features water and dust resistance (IP68 rated) and the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack connector is not available.

With a Hexa-core Apple A12 Bionic chipset which is paired with 4GB of RAM space, this unit promises a seamless & lag-free smartphone performances and on a high-end level. For graphic performances, Apple GPU takes camera of everything graphics.

Display & Battery

This unit features a 5.8-inch display that utilizes the Super AMOLED technology and offers 1125p resolution. There is a sizeable notch cutout that houses the selfie camera and other sensors. The dislay is also elongated with 18.5:9 aspect ratio that allows the device have a small body. For power, there is a 2658mAh battery. This battery can last the device long hours on use and under single charge. The user can quickly recharge it as well by getting a fast charging adapter. Wireless charging is also possible with this device.  

Camera & Platform

In terms of imaging, the iPhone XS 512GB comes with dual 12+12-megapixel primary and a powerful 7-megapixel front facing camera. The rear camera can shoot quality images & videos even in the dark conditions. One can also take portrait shots with blurred effects using the 12MP telephoto lens at the back. The front camera can be used for selfies & video calls. Basically this is one of the best smartphones in terms of its camera performances.  

Storage & Connectivity

This smartphone is loaded with an internal storage space of 512GB and cannot be expanded using a microSD card. iPhone XS is also available in 256GB & 64GB variants with lower price point. However, the handset does not ship with a dedicated microSD card slot and one has to use the second. For connectivity options, this device ships with 4G networks with multiple LTE bands, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, GPS and USB 2.0 port. There is no 3.5mm headphone jack and the user has to get a USB 2.0 to 3.5mm audio jack adapter. This device does feature a dual SIM; one normal plastic nano SIM and e-SIM embedded within the phone’s circuit.

Apple iPhone XS 512GB Specs

Launched September, 2018
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dimensions 143.6mm x 70.9mm x 7.7mm
Weight 177g
Screen Size 5.8 inches
Screen Type Super AMOLED touchscreen
Resolution 1125 pixels x 2436 pixels
Screen Protection Scratch resistant glass
Hardware & Operating System
OS iOS 12
Chipset Apple A12 Bionic
Processor Hexa-core
Storage 4GB RAM, 64/256/512GB internal storage
MicroSD No
Rear Dual 12MP + 12MP, Quad LED flash
Front 7MP
Alert & Sound
Alert types proprietary ringtones, vibration
3.5mm jack No
Loudspeaker Yes, stereo speakers
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v5.0
USB 2.0
Radio No
Sensors Face ID, Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Battery 2658mAh Li-Ion (non-removable)