The event took place on the eve of September 20 at Apple's flagship Orchard Road store, the night before it opened its doors to customers.
Ivy Wong, a 30-year-old clerk, also failed to resell her 256GB gold iPhone XS Max.
The iPhone XS' battery capacity is actually very slightly reduced compared to that of the iPhone X-2,659 mAh to the iPhone X's 2716 mAh-but the iPhone XS Max's battery is relatively beastly at 3,179 mAh, which makes sense given its significantly larger display.
Whilst fans were wearily waiting for the launch, Huawei came up with a creative way of trolling Apple for its puny iPhone batteries and marketing its own brand. The iPhone XS Max prices in India have been set as Rs. 1,09,900, Rs. 1,24,900, and Rs. 1,44,900 for the 64GB, 256GB, and 512GB respectively.More news: Storm-ravaged Carolinas brace for even more Florence flooding
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The more affordable XR with a 6.1-inch liquid crystal display, which will be available in six colors including blue and yellow, will cost 84,800 yen and go on sale on Oct 26. The iPhone Xs and Xs Max pack 4GB of RAM, meanwhile the lower-end iPhone XR has 3GB of RAM to work with.
Apple introduced the more affordable variant of iPhone X- iPhone XR- which starts at Rs 76,900 (64GB variant) in India.
"The new iPhone XR has a gorgeous new aerospace-grade aluminium and glass enclosure that has IP67 protection from liquids and dust, long all-day battery life and comes in six attractive finishes". The iPhone XR also gets portrait mode and depth control, just like the iPhone Xs.
Skimming through my Twitter timeline after the iPhone XS review embargo lifted earlier this week (I refuse to read reviews of a product until after I've reviewed it), I got the impression that the iPhone XS Max was too big for most reviewers. You don't have a separate one anymore. What do you think Huawei is trying to tell Apple?
So what do all these new technological tricks mean for the new iPhones as a whole?