Apple iPhone XS Troubleshooting

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How to fix Apple iPhone XS apps that disappeared from Home screen after iOS 12.2 update [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Felix | April 19, 2019

As much as Apple focused to maintain the stability of both the software and hardware aspects of every iOS device by regularly rolling out OS updates, users are still facing various issues after a new iOS update implementation. One of the major issues that was linked to the recently rolled out iOS 12.2 update is

Messages stopped working on Apple iPhone XS after iOS 12.2 update

By Grace | April 11, 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 GPS errors after iOS 12.1.4 update

By Grace | April 5, 2019

Apart from calling, texting and video gaming, smartphones are also a widely used tool for navigation. This is made possible with the integration Global Positioning System (GPS) that location services. Location services like Maps on your iPhone XS can help you get directions along with real-time information. You can also use the app to explore

How to fix an Apple iPhone XS that suddenly keeps losing signal, signal dropping [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Grace | April 3, 2019

One of the problems seen on both old and new devices is on signal dropping. It’s when the device couldn’t establish a stable connection from the cell tower due to some signal barriers, signal interference, or poor reception. In case you will bump into the same problem on your new iPhone XS, I’ve outlined some

How to Use Apple iPhone XS as Mobile Hotspot?

By Grace | April 3, 2019

This post demonstrates a step-by-step guide on how set up a Personal Hotspot or Mobile Hotspot on your new iPhone XS device. Read on to learn more. Prior electronic devices were designed to perform specific, single task but today’s smartphones are already capable of rendering more. Smartphones are basically programmed to be clever and advanced

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

By Felix | April 3, 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 poor WiFi reception, weak or unstable WiFi signal issue [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Grace | April 3, 2019

Seldom will you hear of a new smartphone to have early issues except for network-related symptoms. Many factors can trigger network problems to occur in both old and new smartphones, therefore such problems are deemed inevitable. The transpiring symptoms may also vary depending on the underlying cause. Possible triggers would include but not limited to

What to do if your Apple iPhone XS won’t pair or connect to a Bluetooth accessory? [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Harold | April 3, 2019

With Bluetooth technology, you can make hands-free calls on a headset while driving your car, listen to music on wireless speakers, typing through wireless keyboards, or print documents in another room. All these and more can be achieved from simply enabling Bluetooth feature on your new iPhone XS and then get it paired with your

How to fix iMessage that is not working on your iPhone XS, messages not delivered, scrambled or out of order

By Grace | April 3, 2019

Apple’s instant messaging system, iMessage is a free service that doesn’t use the data limits set by a Telco for normal messaging. This messaging system works only between Apple devices including Mac computers and iOS devices. The users’ Apple ID will serve as the primary key for the iMessage system to handle messaging. This means

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)