Apple iPhone XS Troubleshooting

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How to deal with intermittent charging problem on your Apple iPhone XS from wireless charging interference [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Grace | August 10, 2019

Apple’s newest iPhones support wireless charging but the company has yet to roll out its very own wireless charging pads and charging bases. This means that users of the new iPhones including iPhone XS, XS Max and XR variants will need to use compatible wireless chargers from third-party manufacturers. When Apple introduced the iPhone X

How to fix Apple iPhone XS Keyboard that often gets stuck and laggy

By Harold | August 10, 2019

There are many possible reasons as to why your iPhone keyboard suddenly gets laggy or stuck. Often times, this could happen when the iPhone keyboard app has crashed, when triggered by some software glitches including bad apps or faulty updates, and likewise when the phone is enduring some display/screen problems. If these symptoms occur more

How to fix lagging and freezing problems on your Apple iPhone XS

By Harold | August 10, 2019

Lagging and freezing are among the most common performance-related problems reported by owners of the Apple iPhone XS who recently updated their devices to iOS 12.1.4. Seldom will you hear of a new Apple device to act up. But it’s not an impossible circumstance especially after installing a new system update. In fact, many iOS

Apple iPhone XS System Resets Guide: Soft Reset, Force Restart, Reset all settings, Reset network settings, Factory reset

By Grace | August 10, 2019

While this may be a no-brainer to tenure iOS users, it may still be a necessity to some or most iOS newbies. Performing system resets is usually needed when dealing with different types of software-related issues in smartphones. The required reset methods may vary depending on the problem type and complexity. For minor software issues,

How to fix an Apple iPhone XS that’s randomly freezing and crashing after updating iOS [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Felix | August 10, 2019

Installing the latest software update for your iPhone is recommended despite the risk of having a problematic device afterwards. Generally, software updates are rolled out to serve good purposes like bringing in new features, enhanced functions and fix patches for security enhancements. But there are just some factors that can turn these update benefits into

How to fix an Apple iPhone XS that won’t sync to car Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay not working after an update [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Felix | August 10, 2019

CarPlay lets you give commands to your car’s Bluetooth system through Siri. This allows you to access certain apps for use in your car without taking your eyes off the road. With CarPlay, you can connect your iPhone to your car and display a simplified iOS-like interface on its infotainment system using Apple’s standard. Modern

Messages stopped working on Apple iPhone XS after iOS 12.2 update

By Grace | August 10, 2019

Some owners of the Apple iPhone XS have been complaining because Messages stopped working all of the sudden after they’ve updated their devices to iOS 12.2. On March 25, Apple rolled out the latest iOS update for iPhone 5s and later iPhones and iPad devices. The update is pushed to address a denial of service

How to fix Apple iPhone XS YouTube app that’s not working, keeps crashing [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Felix | August 10, 2019

Contemporary smartphones are designed to meet various demands of end-users. Aside from basic calling and texting functions, high-end devices also entrenched a wide variety of more advanced functionalities for personal and business purposes. Nowadays, more people are utilizing mobile devices for entertainment either for music or video streaming over the Internet. And that’s one of

How to deal with display issues on screen burn-in and green lines on Apple iPhone XS [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Felix | August 10, 2019

Screen burn-in is an unusual display symptom depicted by a static image shown on the left of the screen for a long time and then gets turned into the display permanently. Some iPhone XS owners perceived this occurrence when they left their phone’s idle or sitting on the Home screen for quite a while. This

How to fix slow Internet browsing on your Apple iPhone XS [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Grace | August 10, 2019

Slow browsing problems in mobile devices can be due to a modem/router issue or software errors on the phone. The problem could be isolated to the browser app in use, malwares, invalid settings, and data corruptions. In other cases, the problem is tied to server errors and only occurs to certain websites or pages. Generally,

Specifications

Memory

  • 4 GB RAM
  • 64 / 256 / 512 GB ROM
  • no microSD card slot

OS & CPU

  • iOS 12
  • Apple A12 Bionic
  • Hexa-core (2x Vortex + 4x Tempest)
  • Apple GPU (4-core graphics)

Audio

  • comes with a stereo loudspeaker
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

Battery Life

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2658 mAh battery (10.13 Wh)
  • up to 20 hours talk time over 3G (approx.)
  • up to 60 hours music play

Display

  • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 5.8 inches, 84.4 cm2 (~82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)
  • Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
  • 3D Touch display
  • Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
  • Wide color gamut display
  • True-tone display
  • 120 Hz touch-sensing

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • USB 2.0, reversible connector
  • with NFC capability that supports Apple Pay only

Camera

  • Dual 12 MP Rear-Facing Camera
  • phase detection autofocus, OIS, 2x optical zoom, quad-LED (dual tone) flash
  • Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
  • 7 MP Front-Facing Camera

Build

  • Dimensions: 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm (5.65 x 2.79 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 177 g (6.24 oz)
  • IP68 dust/water resistant
  • Water resistant up to 2 meters and 30 minutes
  • Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)