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Apple says the iPhone XR will be available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB models in white, black, blue, yellow, coral and (PRODUCT) RED starting at £749 from apple.com and Apple Stores. The 128GB variant will be sold for Rs 81,900, whereas the 256GB variant will retail for Rs 91,900.

When Apple announced its new batch of iPhones last month, the iPhone XS and XS Max were the stars of the show and first to go on sale. Now the spotlight turns to the iPhone XR.

"The new iPhone XR with all-screen glass and aluminium design features 6.1-inch display a" touted as the most advanced LCD in a smartphone.

Apple iPhone XR is priced at Rs 76,900 for 64GB variant, which is not small sum but affordable when compared against the iPhone XS and XS Max.

Starting today, Walmart customers can preorder the iPhone XR at Walmart.com for in-store pickup next week.

"The new iPhone XR has a gorgeous new aerospace-grade aluminium and glass enclosure that has IP67 protection from liquids and dust, long all-day battery life and comes in six lovely finishes". The iPhone XR also supports dual SIM (nano SIM + eSIM), but it remains to be seen whether the eSIM option will be available in India as there are limited carriers that support eSIM as of now. It features 6.1-inch liquid retina display with a resolution of 828 pixels by 1792 pixels at a PPI of 326 pixels per inch. It is powered by the A12 Bionic chipset and brings 3GB of RAM as per a benchmark site. The iPhone XR also supports Face ID and will ship with iOS 12. It only has a single instead of a dual camera on the back, the screen is LCD instead of OLED, the frame is aluminum instead of steel, there's no 3D Touch and (according to this filing) it has less RAM memory than the XS. On the front, the handset gets a 7-megapixel selfie camera with an improved Portrait mode, f/2.2 aperture, an IR camera, and a diffractive beam splitter.

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