Released in 2017, the iPhone X set a new standard for the iPhone. It was the first iPhone to have an edge-to-edge, “bezel-less” Super Retina display. The 5.85 in display packs an impressive 2436 × 1125 px resolution, giving it a pixel count of 458 ppi, which was the highest pixel count ever for an iPhone display at the time. The iPhone X also did away with Touch ID in favour of Face ID facial recognition, which has become the standard for flagship iPhones since. With wireless charging, an IP67 water and dust resistance rating and Apple’s speedy A11 Bionic processor, the iPhone X is one of the best iPhones ever.
Is the iPhone X discontinued?
The iPhone X was discontinued on September 12, 2018, in line with the launch of its successor, the iPhone XS. Due to the X’s popularity (over 16 million were sold worldwide), you can still find new in box models on auction sites and excellent examples of refurbished models, making it a very popular model today.
Is the iPhone X good in 2020?
The iPhone X moved the iPhone game on considerably with its bezel-less display and incredible dual camera. It might have been launched in 2017, but the X is still considered to be a top smartphone in 2020. It’s fast, it looks great, and it has most newer features like IP67 water resistance and wireless charging.
Is the camera on the iPhone X good?
The iPhone X’s dual camera is very good indeed. It comprises a wide angle 12MP lens with optical stabilisation and an f/1.8 aperture, and a 12MP telephoto lens with an f/2.4 aperture. The low light performance is excellent, with Night Mode producing photos in the dark that appear to be lit up even though they’re not.
Is the iPhone X or XR better?
The iPhone X is one year older than the XR, but it is technically superior in some ways. For example, it has a much better display with smaller bezels (5.8” OLED vs 6.1” LCD) and it has a dual-lens camera, whereas the XR makes do with one rear camera. The XR is faster but the X has a more premium build. Overall, the X is better.
Is iPhone X still worth buying in 2020?
Yes, the iPhone X is still worth buying in 2020 because it has Face ID, an edge-to-edge OLED display, a powerful dual lens camera and wireless charging. It’s also fast by today’s standards and boasts excellent battery life. The XS is faster and has better battery life, but it is also more expensive, making the X good value for money.
Which is better X or XS?
In terms of raw performance, the A12 processor in the XS has the A11 processor in the X beaten. The XS also has a 32% larger camera sensor than the X and enhanced image processing software for better photos. However, the X is still a good phone, with a fantastic OLED display, Face ID and wireless charging.