iOS 13.1 Will Bring Processor Throttling To The iPhone XR, iPhone XS

A couple of years ago, Apple got into hot water when it was discovered that the company was secretly throttling the processors on its iPhones. The company claimed that this was done to help manage the performance on older devices, where due to degrading batteries, it would result in unexpected shutdowns, which is why they introduced processor throttling.

The iPhone XR Dominated Smartphone Shipments In The First Half Of 2019

These days, our smartphone prices are getting more and more expensive to the point where mid-range handsets are starting to look like pretty good alternatives. This could be the reason why Apple’s iPhone XR is doing so well, because even though at a starting price of $749 isn’t exactly cheap, it is still several hundred dollars cheaper than the iPhone XS and XS Max models.

iPhone XR 2 Will Feature A Slightly Faster Processor, 4GB Of RAM

To be honest, we have to say that we are more excited for the iPhone XR’s successor over the iPhone XS and XS Max’s successors. Now thanks to alleged benchmarks, it seems that we are getting an idea of how well the iPhone XR 2 will be performing, although judging from what we can see, it doesn’t seem like that big of an upgrade.

iPhone XR Was The Best-Selling iPhone In The US For Q3 2019

Apple’s lower-cost iPhones like the iPhone 5c and the iPhone SE weren’t exactly the best-selling iPhones around. Instead, that honor went to Apple’s higher-end iPhones, but that seems to be shifting with the iPhone XR in which according to the latest data from CIRP, it has been revealed that the iPhone XR was the best-selling iPhone in the US for Q3 2019.


iPhone XR Was The Best Selling Smartphone In The U.S. Last Quarter

The iPhone XR appears to have received a lot of love in the United States. The latest data from Kantar World Panel reveals that it was the best selling smartphone in the country over the second quarter, accounting for 7.8 percent of the market. The top three best selling smartphones in the country last quarter were actually iPhones, the data shows.

iPhone XR 2 Could Have The Best Battery Life Amongst All The iPhones

If you were looking forward to seeing what Apple will come up with for the successor to last year’s iPhone XS and XS Max, we reckon that the iPhone XR 2 could actually prove to be a more interesting phone to anticipate. This is because according to a report out of Korea, the iPhone XR 2 could have the biggest battery in iPhone history.

These Are The New Colors Of The iPhone XR 2

According to a recent report, Apple is said to be introducing new color options to the iPhone XR 2 later this year. These new colors are rumored to come in Green and Lavender and are also rumored to be replacing two existing color options, which are Coral and Blue. Now thanks to a tweet by Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, we have an idea of what those colors might look like.

iPhone XR 2 Will Come In Two New Color Options

While the iPhone XR might not be made of the same premium materials as the iPhone XS and XS Max, one of the ways that it distinguishes itself is through the use of colors, where they are offered in more colorful options compared to the other iPhones. If this a feature that you can appreciate, then the next-gen iPhone XR could be of interest to you.

Apple Touts The iPhone XR’s Battery Life In Latest Ad

Apple’s iPhones have never really been known for their battery life, but it seems that has changed somewhat with the iPhone XR with Apple claiming that the iPhone XR has the longest battery life of any iPhone ever. So much so that they have put out an ad for it that boasts the battery life of the handset.

iPhone XR 2 Renders Reveal Dual Camera Design

According to the rumors, Apple could potentially announce the successor to the iPhone XR later this year where based on the reports, it has been suggested that it could sport a dual camera design. Now thanks to a series of renders and a video created by @OnLeaks for Pricebaba, we might have an idea of what to expect.

The iPhone XR 2 Could Adopt A Dual Camera Design

Apple’s iPhone XR is essentially a compromised version of the iPhone XS and XS Max, where it lacks certain hardware features such as an OLED screen and also the dual camera setup. However, despite those “limitations”, the iPhone XR has actually done pretty well for itself where it actually dominated iPhone sales in the US.

The iPhone XR Is Currently Dominating iPhone Sales In The US

While the iPhone XR might not necessarily be the most hyped smartphone, it does represent one of the more affordable iPhones in Apple’s lineup. For the most part, it features almost identical specs as the iPhone XS and XS Max, save for a couple of differences in the display and camera.

Apple Extends Its ‘Limited Time’ iPhone XR, iPhone XS Trade-In Deal

Last year Apple launched a trade-in program for the iPhone XR and the iPhone XS. The idea was to help drum up sales, but Apple had stated back then that this deal would be a limited time deal meaning that customers shouldn’t expect to see it available all year round. However as it turns out, Apple is now extending the deal.

Apple Releases Hilarious iPhone XR Commercial

Apple has really been pushing the iPhone XR. The iPhone XR represents Apple’s cheaper iPhone which would appeal to customers who might not otherwise want to spend $1,000 on the iPhone XS. The company has been launching all kinds of deals and discounts for the handset, and now they have also released a new commercial highlighting its capabilities.