What Cool Things Can iPhone XR Do?

Apple’s A12 Bionic chip delivers superfast performance that will satisfy most people. The iPhone XR offers nearly 11.5 hours of battery life, which is among the top phones. The camera’s lack of 2x optical zoom is a bummer, but the digital zoom is fairly good.

Can iPhone XR get wet?

The iPhone XR has an ingress protection rating of IP67, meaning it is designed to be resistant to water when submerged up to one meter for no longer than 30 minutes. This is by no means a guarantee that your iPhone XR will actually survive if you drop it in water. In fact, AppleCare+ doesn’t even cover liquid damage!

How do I turn on wireless charging on my iPhone XR?

The fastest way to charge up a new iPhone (iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X, XS, and XR) is to make use of the fast charge feature. However, to do this you will need a USB-C Power Delivery charger and a USB-C-to-Lightning cable. This setup will take your iPhone from flat to 50 percent charge in 30 minutes.

Is iPhone XR fast charging?

iPhone XR supports 18-watt USB-C PD fast charging and a good USB-C PD charger with output of 18-watt or higher can be used to charge the iPhone XR fast from empty to 50% in 30 minutes.

Does the iPhone XR have a glass back?

The glass back, which lets the iPhone XR support wireless charging, is as durable as the glass on the iPhone X. Meanwhile, the front glass appears as scratch-resistant as on the iPhone XS.

Does iPhone XR have fingerprint?

Apple has largely binned fingerprint scanners from its iPhone range. The latest iPhone XR and iPhone XS models both use Face ID scanning to unlock phones. … However, top analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reckons the 2021 iPhone model will have an under-screen fingerprint scanner.

Is the XR waterproof?

The iPhone XR and XS are not waterproof. But they are water resistant, and you can take them for a swim without too much concern — even in salt water. According to Apple, the iPhone XR can survive a dunk up to 1 meter (3 feet) for 30 minutes, meeting the IP67 standard.

What new things can the iPhone XR do?

The front-facing camera in the iPhone XR supports several new features, including Smart HDR for portraits that capture more detail in shadows and highlights and a new Depth Control feature that lets you adjust the amount of blur in a front-facing Portrait Mode image after it’s captured, or, as of iOS 12.1, when …

Does the iPhone XR have the same charger?

Yes. The iPhone 5 and up all have the same charger. Yes, the iPhone 8 Plus has a lightning connector like the iPhone XR.