Everything You Need To Know About The iPhone X Specification

The Apple iPhone X smartphone, released in 2018,  has received rave reviews, along with a lot of buzz. But do the iPhone X’s specs live up to the expectations?

iphone x specifications

The iPhone is a high-end device that offers all the functions of a typical mobile phone.

Since the iPhone’s initial release back in 2007 over 1 billion units have been sold.

With the iPhone X, Apple has taken mobile phones to a whole different level.

This article will take a closer look at some of the best features available in this Apple handset.

Speed

For many people, the question of speed is really one of life and death. If you travel with your smartphone, you definitely want it to be fast. However, iPhone users are also well aware of the speed issues that come with using a smartphone in general.

So what can the iPhone do to speed things up a bit?

A speed test was run by Consumer Reports on the iPhone to find out and it showed it was one of the fastest smartphones of it generation.

Camera

As you may know, the iPhone runs on a brand new Apple iOS 13.0, which has been designed by the company for its new line of smartphones and tablet computers. It comes with a brand new version of the Maps app, which offers new features and improved navigation. One of the most exciting new features is the new, Apple-designed “True Depth camera.”

The True Depth camera is just one of the many features available on the iPhone X .

Battery

Let’s get to know a few others, starting with the iPhone’s battery. The iPhone X’s battery is one of the biggest advances in recent smartphones. It boasts twice the battery life of the iPhone 6s, which makes it useful even when you’re on the go.

Multi-tasking

The iPhone’s multi-tasking ability and data storage capabilities have led to an increase in popularity, although this hasn’t happened overnight.

Before iPhones became popular, many other smartphone manufacturers were also struggling with software bugs and low battery life. However, the arrival of the Apple brand turned everything around. The iPhone X specification, in particular, is geared towards ensuring a better user experience and more efficient use of mobile data.

The multi-tasking abilities of the a11 bionic chip, for example, mean that users can easily perform multiple tasks at once without any hiccups.

A11 Bionic chip

The Apple A11 chip is the other major update to the iPhone X specification. It boasts a new bionic processor, which will help improve speed and efficiency. As well as a faster chip, though, the A11’s artificial intelligence helps make the device more useful for consumers.

It’s now capable of recognizing common commands like “call” and “end call”, as well as recognizing voice patterns and language.

iPhone X network unlock

Find out how to unlock iPhone X so you can use it on another phone network. These simple step-by-step instructions will allow you to insert any SIM and use your smartphone on any cellular system in the world.

Technical specification highlights

Capacity

  • 64GB
  • 256GB

Dimensions, size, and Weight

  • Height: 5.65 inches (143.6 mm)
  • Width: 2.79 inches (70.9 mm)
  • Depth: 0.30 inch (7.7 mm)
  • Weight: 6.14 ounces (174 grams)

Display screen size

  • Super Retina HD display
  • 5.8-inch (diagonal) all-screen OLED Multi-Touch display
  • HDR display
  • 2436-by-1125-pixel resolution at 458 ppi
  • 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
  • True Tone display
  • Wide color display (P3)
  • 3D Touch
  • 625 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
  • Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously

Chip

  • A11 Bionic chip with 64-bit architecture
  • Neural engine
  • Embedded M11 motion coprocessor

Camera

  • 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras
  • Wide-angle: ƒ/1.8 aperture
  • Telephoto: ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • Optical zoom; digital zoom up to 10x
  • Portrait mode
  • Portrait Lighting (beta)
  • Dual optical image stabilization
  • Six‑element lens
  • Quad-LED True Tone flash with Slow Sync
  • Panorama (up to 63MP)
  • Sapphire crystal lens cover
  • Backside illumination sensor
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • Autofocus with Focus Pixels
  • Tap to focus with Focus Pixels
  • Live Photos with stabilization
  • Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
  • Improved local tone mapping
  • Body and face detection
  • Exposure control
  • Noise reduction
  • Auto HDR for photos
  • Auto image stabilization
  • Burst mode
  • Timer mode
  • Photo geotagging
  • Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG

Video Recording

  • 4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
  • 1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
  • 720p HD video recording at 30 fps
  • Optical image stabilization for video
  • Optical zoom; 6x digital zoom
  • Quad-LED True Tone flash
  • Slo‑mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps
  • Time‑lapse video with stabilization
  • Cinematic video stabilization (1080p and 720p)
  • Continuous autofocus video
  • Body and face detection
  • Noise reduction
  • Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video
  • Playback zoom
  • Video geotagging
  • Video formats recorded: HEVC and H.264

TrueDepth Camera

  • 7MP camera
  • Portrait mode
  • Portrait Lighting (beta)
  • Animoji
  • 1080p HD video recording
  • Retina Flash
  • ƒ/2.2 aperture
  • Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
  • Auto HDR
  • Backside illumination sensor
  • Body and face detection
  • Auto image stabilization
  • Burst mode
  • Exposure control
  • Timer mode

Face ID

Enabled by TrueDepth camera for facial recognition

Cellular and Wireless

Model A1865

  • FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66)
  • TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
  • TD-SCDMA 1900 (F), 2000 (A)
  • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (800, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

Model A1901

  • Model A1901 does not support CDMA networks, such as those used by Verizon and Sprint.
  • FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66)
  • TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
  • UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

All models

  • 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with MIMO
  • Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
  • NFC with reader mode

Audio Playback

  • Audio formats supported: AAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)
  • User-configurable maximum volume limit

Video Playback

  • Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, and Motion JPEG
  • High Dynamic Range with Dolby Vision and HDR10 content
  • AirPlay Mirroring, photos, and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)
  • Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter

Power and Battery

  • Lasts up to 2 hours longer than iPhone 7
  • Talk time (wireless): Up to 21 hours
  • Internet use: Up to 12 hours
  • Video playback (wireless): Up to 13 hours
  • Audio playback (wireless): Up to 60 hours
  • Fast-charge capable: Up to 50% charge 30 minutes9
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
  • Wireless charging (works with Qi-certified chargers10)
  • Charging via USB to a computer system or power adapter

Sensors

  • Face ID
  • Barometer
  • Three-axis gyro
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor

You’ll find the full technical specification of the iPhone X on the Apple website.

Summary

Apple’s iPhone X is a revolutionary smartphone that offers consumers an all-new way to communicate. Thanks to the A11 bionic chip and the extra features mentioned above, it’s the perfect device for those who like to keep up with the most recent advancements in technology.

The specification list above will make sure you know all the features of this iPhone models before you buy.