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Apple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB) vs Apple iPhone XS (64GB)

Side by side comparison between Apple iPhone 7 Plus vs Apple iPhone XS phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple iPhone XS XApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)03Points
Apple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)
5.5"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

7.1mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2900
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

7.1mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

2658
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Apple iPhone XS (64GB)

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iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)3 Advantages Apple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)vsiPhone XS (64GB)14 Advantages Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
+7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)5%
Thinner
vs7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+2900 mAh9%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2658 mAh
2.34Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs+2.25Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core15%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4vs+4GB LPDDR4X33%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (25GB available)vs+64GB (54GB available)116%
More internal storage for applications and files
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs+177 grams (6.2 ounces)6%
Lighter
Aluminum body, glass frontvs+Stainless steel body, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
Not supportedvs+Dolby Vision/HDR10Advantage
The Dolby Vision/HDR10 display provides vibrant colors and more details
1080x1920 pixelsvs+1125x2436 pixels32%
Higher resolution screen
401 PPIvs+463 PPI15%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
5.5"vs+5.8"5%
Larger screen
1/3" inchesvs+1/2.55" inches18%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps128%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4.2 + A2DPvs+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster

37 Common items in both devices
NVMe (SSD)
60Hz
16 million
(dual camera) 12MP + 12MP
Quad-LED flash
Digital and optical zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
+30 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
ModeliPhone 7 Plus (32GB)iPhone XS (64GB)
Other model namesiPhone 7 Plus A1661 CDMA, iPhone 7 Plus A1784iPhone Xs A1920, A2097, A2098, A2100
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateSeptember, 2016September, 2018
Depth7.3 millimeters (0.29 inches)7.7 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)77.9 x 158.2 millimeters (3.07 x 6.23 in)70.9 x 143.6 millimeters (2.79 x 5.65 in)
Weight188 grams (6.58 ounces)177 grams (6.2 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontStainless steel body, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Apple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Operating systemiOS 10iOS 12
Firmware updateiOS 14iOS 14
HardwareApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Chipset64bit - Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24 (16nm)64bit - Apple A12 Bionic (7nm)
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.34Ghz Dual-Core Hurricane
2Ghz Dual-Core Zephyr
Hexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.25Ghz Dual-Core Vortex
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Tempest
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR Series7XT Plus MP6Apple GPU MP4
RAM memory3GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (25GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
64GB (54GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels (16:9)1125x2436 pixels (19.5:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)401 PPI463 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassSapphire GlassScratch-resistant glass
Display features60Hz, 625 nits60Hz, 625 nits, Dolby Vision/HDR10
Mobile networksApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA 800/1900/2100 (A1661)CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkA1661 model:
CDMA2000
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A1784 model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
All models:
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100

A2100 model:
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,27,28,29,30)
TD-LTE (38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat16
VoLTE

A1920/A2100 models:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14, 17, 18, 19,20,25,26,29,30,32,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40, 41,46)

A2097 model:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14, 17, 18, 19, 20,25,26,28,29,30,32,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40, 41,46)

A2098 model:
LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,11,12,13,14, 17, 18, 19, 20,21,25,26,28,29,30,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40, 41,42,46)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP telephotof/2.856mm1/3.6
(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MPf/2.452mm1.0µm
Main camera resolution4608x2592 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 60 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashQuad-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video on both cameras
2ª cameraApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Front camera (secondary)7.1 megapixels7.1 megapixels
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels3072x2304 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length32mm lens32mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
ConnectivityApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
TV outputProprietary TV-outProprietary TV-out
Audio outputproprietary audio outputproprietary audio output
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- 3D Touch display
- FaceTime
- Siri
- AirDrop
- iCloud
- NFC Apple Pay only
- New stereo dual-speaker system
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Face ID
- 3D Touch
- AirDrop, iCloud, FaceTime, Siri
- Apple Pay
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- Fast battery charging: 50% in 30min
- 1080p@240fps slow motion
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity2900 mAh2658 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 day
Standby23040 minutes | 384 hours | 16 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateApple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)Apple iPhone XS (64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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