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Apple iPhone Xr 格價表香港

Apple iPhone Xr Specs

Release Date in Hong Kong
ModeliPhone XR
DateSep 2018
Processor
Processor familyApple
Processor modelA12
Processor cores6
64-bit computingYes
Display
Display diagonal15.5 cm (6.1")
Display resolution1792 x 828 pixels
TouchscreenYes
Screen shapeFlat
Display typeLCD
Contrast ratio (typical)1400:1
Touch technologyMulti-touch
Display brightness625 cd/m²
Pixel density326 ppi
Ports & interfaces
USB portNo
Lightning connectorYes
Weight & dimensions
Weight194 g
Width75.7 mm
Depth8.3 mm
Height150.9 mm
Network
SIM card capabilityDual SIM
Mobile network generation4G
SIM card typeNanoSim + eSIM
3G standardsDC-HSDPA,HSPA+,UMTS
4G standardLTE-A
Wi-FiYes
BluetoothYes
2G standardsEdge, GSM
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) supportedYes
Wi-Fi standardsWi-Fi 5 (802.11ac)
Bluetooth version5.0
2G bands (primary SIM)850,900,1800,1900 MHz
3G bands supported800,850,900,1700,1900,2100 MHz
AirPlayYes
iBeaconYes
Near Field Communication (NFC)Yes
Storage
Internal storage capacity128 GB
Compatible memory cardsNot supported
Navigation
Position locationYes
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)Yes
GLONASSYes
GalileoYes
Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS)Yes
Electronic compassYes
Wi-Fi positioningYes
Software
PlatformiOS
Operating system installediOS 12
App distribution platformApple App Store
Virtual assistantApple Siri
Mac compatibilityYes
Mac operating systems supportedYes
Camera
Rear camera typeSingle camera
Rear camera resolution (numeric)12 MP
Front camera typeSingle camera
Front camera resolution (numeric)7 MP
Rear camera flashYes
Front camera flashNo
Rear camera aperture number1.8
Front camera aperture number2.2
Flash typeLED
Maximum frame rate124 fps
Resolution at capture speed1920x1080@120fps,1920x1080@240fps,1920x1080@30fps,1920x1080@60fps,3840x2160@24fps,3840x2160@30fps,3840x2160@60fps
Video recording modes720p,1080p,2160p
Auto focusYes
Zoom capabilityYes
Face detectionYes
Video recordingYes
Time lapse modeYes
Video stabilizerYes
Image stabilizerYes
GeotaggingYes
Multi-shotYes
Self-timerYes
Battery
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Wireless chargingYes
Talk time (4G)25 h
Browsing time (Wi-Fi)15 h
Wireless audio playback time65 h
Wireless video playback time16 h
Design
Form factorBar
Product colourWhite
International Protection (IP) codeIP67
Housing materialGlass, Stainless steel
Performance
Video callYes
Quick chargeYes
Face recognitionYes
Personal info management (PIM)Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar, Countdown timer, Detailed contact information, Events reminder, File manager, Games, Notes, Stopwatch
SpeakerphoneYes
Flight modeYes
Voice diallingYes
Voice commandsYes
PersonalizationRingtones, Wallpaper, Widgets
Microphone muteYes
Vibrating alertYes
Multimedia
FM radioNo
Audio formats supportedAAX,AAX+,AC3,EAC3,FLAC,HE-AAC,LC-AAC,LPCM,MP3
Video formats supportedH.264,HEVC,M-JPEG,MPEG‑4 Part 2
Image formats supportedGIF,HEIF,JPEG,JPG,TIFF
Document formats supportedICS,PDF,PPT,PPTX,RTF,TXT,VCF,XLS,XLSX
Archive formats supportedZip
Subscription
Subscription typeNo subscription

Apple iPhone XR Price in Hong Kong, Release Date, and Specs

Apple iPhone 9 Turned Out to Be iPhone XR

Apple analysts and aficionados originally thought that the newly released 6.1-inch phone would be named the iPhone 9. However, as it was announced during the company’s iPhone event on September 12, the device was called the iPhone XR. It is one of the three new iPhones alongside the iPhone XS and XS Max. Here is everything you need to know about the iPhone XR price, release date, and specs.

iPhone XR Release Date

The iPhone XR, introduced on September 12, 2018, is a lower-cost device that’s being sold alongside the newer iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.

iPhone XR Price

The iPhone XR is far more affordable than its siblings. For the 64GB model, the price starts at HK$5,199, while the 128GB model is priced at HK$5,699. The phone is available in White, Black, Blue, Yellow, Coral, and (PRODUCT) Red finishes.

iPhone XR Specs

The Apple iPhone XR sports a 6.1-inch LCD Retina Display with a pixel resolution of 1792x828p. In terms of display size, it sits in between its two siblings, with the iPhone XS Max wielding the biggest screen at 6.5 inches. Much like the iPhone X, it has a notch at the top of the display which houses the sensors, cameras and speakers.

iPhone XR Design and Built

The iPhone XR has thick bezels around its display and a chassis that is made of high-quality aluminium, sporting an IP67 rating that allows it to withstand being submerged in up to 1 meter of water for half an hour.

iPhone XR Camera

Moving on to the cameras, the iPhone XR has only got a single sensor on the back unlike the iPhone XS and XS Max. Its rear camera has 12 megapixels with f/1.8 aperture, while the front has 7 megapixels with f/2.2. The rear camera comes with a True Tone Flash that makes for a good viewing experience when watching videos and playing mobile games.

iPhone XR Processor and Battery

The iPhone XR comes with the latest Apple A12 chip which offers faster launching of apps and more improvements on battery and performance. In terms of battery life, while Apple didn’t unveil its capacity, they claimed the device offers more juice than the iPhone 8 Plus, with an additional 1.5 hours of use. What’s more, the iPhone XR comes with a fast-charging and wireless charging compatibility that provides a quick and convenient way to recharge the device.

iPhone XR- Other Features

The iPhone XR is one of the first few Apple phones that come with a dual-SIM capability. However, this feature is only for devices released in China, as the rest of the world gets a single SIM slot and a built-in eSIM. Other marquee features on the iPhone XR include the iOS 12, Apple’s latest mobile operating system, and 4K video capture, amongst others.

Does iPhone XR have live wallpapers?

The live wallpaper feature may have been introduced with the iPhone 6s, but it is not available on the iPhone XR. The main reason why you may not be able to use this feature on the iPhone XR because it lacks the 3D Touch feature that is essential for Live Wallpaper to be effective.

Is iPhone XR waterproof?

The iPhone XR is not waterproof, but it’s water-resistant. You can take them for a swim without too much concern- even in saltwater. According to Apple, the iPhone XR can survive a dunk up to 1 meter (3 feet) for 30 minutes, meeting the IP67 standard.

Is iPhone cheaper in Hong Kong?

While Hong Kong’s Apple store once sold the cheapest iPhones and iPads in the world, that’s no longer true- the United States is now the cheapest. Hong Kong gets Apple products on the initial launch date and attracts buyers from around the region. Older models will be available cheaper through parallel markets.

Reviews of Apple iPhone Xr

gadgetreview.com
Reviewed on 2020-08-27
Large 6.1-inch display, Great battery life, Better on budget
Difficult to find one that isn't locked into a carrier, 64GB is low for base model,
The XR is a nice step up in performance if the Apple iPhone SE 2020 isn't to your liking. It has a great battery life, large 6.1-inch display, and is almost just as good on your budget as the SE 2020.As with any low-cost option, a few features have been d...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2020-04-22
iPhone SE specs comparison: New vs. old iPhone SE, iPhone 11, iPhone XR, iPhone 8
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t3me.com
Reviewed on 2019-08-20
Expert reviews...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2019-05-31
The less expensive iPhone XR delivers most iPhone X and XS features, including an excellent big screen in a comfortable body, fast performance, Face ID and wireless charging, and a camera that's mostly as good as the iPhone XS
The iPhone XR's single rear camera lacks optical zoom and has a limited portrait mode. Its LCD screen, while large, bright and vivid, is still a step below the iPhone XS' OLED in contrast. The aluminum XR is slightly less durable than the steel XS
Editors' note, Nov. 8: We've updated this review, originally published Oct. 23, with final battery benchmarks, camera testing, drop test results and additional impressions. The overall rating has moved from 8.8 to 8.9 and the phone has been awarded a CNET...
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anandtech.com
Reviewed on 2019-02-12
The latest generation of iPhones have been out for a couple of months now – we've extensively reviewed the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max shortly after their official release. Missing in the review was the lower-tiered iPhone XR – the main reason for this be...
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gottabemobile.com
Reviewed on 2019-01-23
The iPhone XR is the best iPhone for the money for most buyers. You get nearly identical performance, excellent software, most of the iPhone XS features, wireless charging, Face ID and a good camera for $250 less than the cheapest iPhone XS. You can scor...
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venturebeat.com
Reviewed on 2018-12-22
I've been looking around a smartphone game to show off my Apple iPhone XR, and I've found it in Command & Conquer: Rivals, the new real-time strategy game from Electronic Arts. It turns out it's also a good game to show off what the iPhone XR can do. I've...
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imore.com
Reviewed on 2018-12-13
I've spent over a month shooting with the iPhone XR, and let me tell you that I really don't know what I expected (cue Arrested Development theme song and chicken dances).At first, I was hesitant about going back to a single lens camera: I've been shootin...
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imore.com
Reviewed on 2018-12-06
iPhone XR has been out for just over a month. After doing my initial iPhone XR review, I've still been using it alongside and alternating with an iPhone XS. For the last few days, though, I've instead been using it alongside and alternating with an iPhon...
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dxomark.com
Reviewed on 2018-12-06
Good dynamic range in all conditions, Effective image stabilization, Fast and repeatable autofocus, Good detail preservation, especially in bright light conditions
White balance instabilities indoors, Luminance noise is visible in indoor and low-light videos
2018 was a big year for the iPhone, as Apple launched not one, but three new devices. The iPhone XR is perhaps the most interesting of the three, as it's available at the lowest cost, without sacrificing too many features. There's a large 6.1-inch,1792 x...
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zdnet.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-26
My Apple iPhone XR arrived on 26 October through the T-Mobile Jump On Demand program, see my full review, and after a few days I figured I would keep it for the required 30 days and jump to the iPhone XS since I loved the iPhone X form factor. It turns ou...
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technobuffalo.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-13
The iPhone XR is every bit as good as the iPhone XS. It's just as fast, the camera is just as good, and the software is just as sleek. In fact, there are a few areas where Apple's newest iPhone is actually better: its battery lasts longer and it comes in...
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appleinsider.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-09
The cheapest option in Apple's 2018 iPhone collection, the iPhone XR isn't expected to live up to the standards set by the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max. While it does have some different components in order to bring the overall cost of the device down...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-08
The less expensive iPhone XR delivers most iPhone X and XS features, including an excellent big screen in a comfortable body, fast performance, Face ID and wireless charging, and a camera that's mostly as good as the iPhone XS
The iPhone XR's single rear camera lacks optical zoom and has a limited portrait mode. Its LCD screen, while large, bright and vivid, is still a step below iPhone XS OLED in contrast. The aluminum XR is a bit less durable than the steel XS
Editors' note: Originally published Oct. 23, 2018. Updated with final battery benchmarks, camera testing, drop test results and additional impressions. The overall rating has moved from 8.8 to 8.9 and the phone has been awarded a CNET Editors' Choice.Does...
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zdnet.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-07
It's hard not to look at the XS and see it as the middle child, with most of the attention going to the less expensive -- and more colorful -- iPhone XR, all while the iPhone XS Max is setting the example. Or, we could be looking at this way too deep and...
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macworld.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-07
Impressive design that adds just enough personality, Crazy fast with incredible battery life, Single camera does well to handle the work of two
Bezels are very thick, Portrait mode limited to people
We may never know what the R in the iPhone XR actually means—Apple VP Phil Schiller himself said that the R doesn't really mean much to Apple. But I have my own guess: reboot. Before the release of the iPhone X last year, the iPhone 8 was in need of a re...
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photographybay.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-06
The iPhone XR is the latest in the 2018 trio of new iPhones. It's also the most “affordable” with its base price at $749 for the 64GB model, while it takes $999 to get the base iPhone XS and $1099 for the base XS Max.For a guy that operates a camera tec...
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slashgear.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-06
2018's most affordable new iPhone, New design and Face ID, Battery life more impressive than iPhone XS or XS Max, Solid camera performance
Native Portrait mode only supports people, No headphone jack or in-box 3.5mm adapter
The most interesting iPhone of 2018 isn't Apple's most expensive, or its largest: it's the iPhone XR, cheapest of the trio of new smartphones. The new entry-level iPhone may look like the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max at first glance, but that familiar styl...
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camerajabber.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-06
The iPhone XR uses just a single lens, rather than the dual-camera set up of the iPhone XS. It's also got a lower resolution (1792 x 828 pixels) LCD screen, compared with the higher resolution OLED (2436 x 1125) of its more advanced sibling – the XR's scr...
Single camera, High price, LCD screen
If you're set on owning an iOS device, this is the cheapest way to get a current model. However, there are better performing Android phones in this price bracket, especially for photographers.Apple announced the iPhone XR at the same time as its flagshi...
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arstechnica.com
Reviewed on 2018-11-05
Powerful CPU, GPU, and machine learning chips give this phone the same industry-beating performance we measured in the XS, The iOS operating system offers a robust market of quality apps and games, is loaded with privacy and screen time management tools,...
The screen's pixel density is not optimal, and Apple's OLED implementation offers many advantages you'll be missing out on here as compared to the XS phones, The rear camera is fine, but it's outdone by both its XS siblings and several Android flagship ph...
Steve Jobs famously believed the devices his company produced would bring technology to the masses, but he was rarely willing to make the compromises necessary to bring that vision to fruition. Apple has only sometimes released products that were priced f...
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