iPhone X vs iPhone XS

Compare iPhone XS vs iPhone X specs & prices

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Reviews

By Rob Webber - Last updated on

iPhone X

8 user reviews

iPhone XS

5 user reviews


  • Fast processor

  • Facial recognition

  • Excellent screen

  • Impressive battery life


  • Great build and durability

  • Good speakers

  • Improved duel camera

  • Faster Face ID


  • No fast charging plug included

  • Expensive price tag

  • No home button


  • Expensive

  • Average battery life

  • Glass front and back prone to damage

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Display

iPhone XiPhone XS
Screen size5.8 inches5.8 inches
DisplaySuper Retina HDSuper Retina HD
Screen resolution2436x1125 pixels2436x1125 pixels

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Cameras

iPhone XiPhone XS
Back camera12 MP12 MP
Camera typeWide, TelephotoWide, Telephoto
Front camera7 MP7 MP
Optical zoom1x zoom2x zoom
Night mode

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Performance

iPhone XiPhone XS
ProcessorApple A11 BionicApple A12 Bionic
Storage sizes64GB, 256GB64GB, 256GB, 512GB

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Cellular

iPhone XiPhone XS
WiFi calling

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Design

iPhone XiPhone XS
Dimensions5.65 x 2.79 x 0.3 inches5.65 x 2.79 x 0.3 inches
Weight6.14 ounces6.24 ounces
Screen protection
Water resistantIP67IP68

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Battery Life

iPhone XiPhone XS
Battery life (video playback)13 hours14 hours
Wireless charging

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Multimedia

iPhone XiPhone XS
HDR Screen
Video resolution4K, HD4K, HD

iPhone X vs iPhone XS: Specs

iPhone XiPhone XS
Operating SystemiOS 11iOS 12
Secure AuthenticationFace IDFace ID
Voice Commands
Release DateNovember 03, 2017September 21, 2018
User ManualApple iPhone X User ManualApple iPhone XS User Manual

Rob Webber
Rob Webber

Rob has 15+ years experience in the US and UK running price comparison sites for cell phone plans, smartphone deals, TV, and internet. He loves thinking outside of the box to build tools that empower consumers to make more informed decisions.