Alt Model #
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : MT982LL/A
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : MT992LL/A
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : MT972LL/A
Series #
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : iPhone X
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : iPhone X
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : iPhone X
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver)
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold)
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey)
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver)
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold)
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey)
Highlights
4G/LTE
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Internal Memory
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 256 GB
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 256 GB
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 256 GB
Battery
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Resolution
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 2436 x 1125 PX
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 2436 x 1125 PX
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 2436 x 1125 PX
RAM
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 4 GB
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 4 GB
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 4 GB
Front Camera
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 7 MP
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 7 MP
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 7 MP
Screen Size
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 5.8 "
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 5.8 "
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 5.8 "
Operating System
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Windows 10
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Windows 10
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Windows 10
Color
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Silver
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Gold
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Space Grey
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : eSIM, Nano-SIM
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : eSIM, Nano-SIM
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : eSIM, Nano-SIM
iPhone 6s is not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards.
eSIM: eSIM stands for “embedded SIM”. It's a standardized SIM chip open to multiple mobile operators globally. (also called eUICC). You do not have to change the SIM even if you change the operator or carrier.
No of SIM
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Dual SIM
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Dual SIM
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Dual SIM
Design
Display
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : All‑screen OLED Multi‑Touch, Super Retina HD display
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : All‑screen OLED Multi‑Touch, Super Retina HD display
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : All‑screen OLED Multi‑Touch, Super Retina HD display
Dual sim standby
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Splash, Water and Dust Resistant
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Technical Details
Contrast Ratio
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
Brightness
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 625 Cd/M2
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 625 Cd/M2
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 625 Cd/M2
Chipset
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine
CPU Type
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Hexa-Core
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Hexa-Core
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Hexa-Core
Processor Speed
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 2.49 GHz
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 2.49 GHz
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 2.49 GHz
Processor
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Hexa Core (2.49 GHz, Dual core, Vortex + 1.52 GHz, Quad core, Tempest)
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Hexa Core (2.49 GHz, Dual core, Vortex + 1.52 GHz, Quad core, Tempest)
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Hexa Core (2.49 GHz, Dual core, Vortex + 1.52 GHz, Quad core, Tempest)
Sensors
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Face ID, Proximity sensor, Three-axis gyro, Touch ID fingerprint sensor
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Face ID, Proximity sensor, Three-axis gyro, Touch ID fingerprint sensor
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Face ID, Proximity sensor, Three-axis gyro, Touch ID fingerprint sensor
Connectivity
Wi‑Fi
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with 2x2 MIMO
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with 2x2 MIMO
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 802.11ac Wi‑Fi with 2x2 MIMO
Bluetooth
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
Assisted GPS and GLONASS
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Galileo and QZSS
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Mobile data
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
iBeacon micro-location
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Wireless/Connectivity
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Gigabit-class LTE with 4x4 MIMO and LAA4, NFC, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO, Wi-Fi calling
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Gigabit-class LTE with 4x4 MIMO and LAA4, NFC, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO, Wi-Fi calling
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Gigabit-class LTE with 4x4 MIMO and LAA4, NFC, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO, Wi-Fi calling
Power and Battery
Wireless Charging
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Talk time
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Up to 20 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Up to 20 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Up to 20 hours
Video Playback
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Up to 14 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Up to 14 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Up to 14 hours
Internet use
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Up to 12 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Up to 12 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Up to 12 hours
Audio playback
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Up to 60 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Up to 60 hours
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Up to 60 hours
Audio and Video Recording
Video Recording at 30 fps
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 4K, 720p HD, FHD 1920 x 1080
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 4K, 720p HD, FHD 1920 x 1080
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 4K, 720p HD, FHD 1920 x 1080
Video Recording at 30 or 60 fps
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 1080p HD
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 1080p HD
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 1080p HD
Slo-mo video support at 120 fps/ at 240 fps
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 1080p/ 720p
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 1080p/ 720p
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 1080p/ 720p
Slo-mo video at 120 fps or 240 fps
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Time-lapse Video
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : With Stabilisation
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : With Stabilisation
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : With Stabilisation
Cinematic video stabilisation (1080p and 720p)
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Continuous autofocus video
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Take 8MP still photos while recording 4K video
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Playback zoom
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Video Calling
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Audio Calling
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Optical zoom at 2X
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Digital zoom up to 10X
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Digital zoom up to 6x
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Video location tags
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Camera
Dual Rear Camera
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Dual 12-megapixel wide-angle and telephoto cameras MP
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Dual 12-megapixel wide-angle and telephoto cameras MP
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Dual 12-megapixel wide-angle and telephoto cameras MP
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Auto HDR for photos, Auto image stabilisation, Background blurring in portrait mode, Body and face detection, Hardware Level Bokeh Effect, Depth of field, Exposure control, Panorama (up to 63 megapixels), Photo geotagging (Audio/Video), Portrait Lighting (beta), Portrait mode, True Tone flash (Audio/Video), Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Auto HDR for photos, Auto image stabilisation, Background blurring in portrait mode, Body and face detection, Hardware Level Bokeh Effect, Depth of field, Exposure control, Panorama (up to 63 megapixels), Photo geotagging (Audio/Video), Portrait Lighting (beta), Portrait mode, True Tone flash (Audio/Video), Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Auto HDR for photos, Auto image stabilisation, Background blurring in portrait mode, Body and face detection, Hardware Level Bokeh Effect, Depth of field, Exposure control, Panorama (up to 63 megapixels), Photo geotagging (Audio/Video), Portrait Lighting (beta), Portrait mode, True Tone flash (Audio/Video), Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
Exposure control: Drag to focus & exposure
Modes
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Burst Mode, Smart Portrait Mode, Timer mode
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Burst Mode, Smart Portrait Mode, Timer mode
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Burst Mode, Smart Portrait Mode, Timer mode
Backside illumination sensor
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Sapphire crystal lens cover
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Improved local tone mapping
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Retina Flash
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Optical image stabilisation for video
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Improved noise reduction
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Auto HDR for photos and videos
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Front camera features
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : Still image capture, Video call, Video recording
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : Still image capture, Video call, Video recording
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : Still image capture, Video call, Video recording
Aperture
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : ƒ/1.8 aperture, ƒ/2.2 aperture, f/2.4
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : ƒ/1.8 aperture, ƒ/2.2 aperture, f/2.4
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : ƒ/1.8 aperture, ƒ/2.2 aperture, f/2.4
Auto HDR for photos
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Camera digital zoom
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Hybrid IR filter
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Six‑element lens
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Quad-LED True Tone flash
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Autofocus with Focus Pixels
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Dual-LED real tone flash
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Weight and Dimensions
Width
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 70.9 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 70.9 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 70.9 mm
Depth
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 7.7 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 7.7 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 7.7 mm
Height
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 143.6 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 143.6 mm
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 143.6 mm
Weight
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 177 Gm
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 177 Gm
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 177 Gm
Accessories
EarPods with Lightning Connector
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Lightning to USB Cable
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
Quick Start Guide and Warranty Card
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) : 
USB power adapter
iPhone XS 256GB (Silver) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Gold) : 
iPhone XS 256GB (Space Grey) :