Apple iPhone XR review: better than good enough

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Apple’s new iPhone XR is the company’s new mainstream phone, starting at $750. It has the same processor and main cameras as the flagship iPhone XS, but it has a lower-resolution LCD screen. How does it measure up? Nilay Patel reviews it to find out.
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  • The Verge
    The Verge2 lat temu

    Would you spend $250 more on the XS?

  • Luisgamercool 24

    Luisgamercool 24

    7 dni temu


  • Michael Bell

    Michael Bell

    2 miesięcy temu

    im the opposite i cant afford it

  • Krishna Chaithanya Gongati

    Krishna Chaithanya Gongati

    3 miesięcy temu


  • WhatsUpDoc


    3 miesięcy temu


  • Lïamツ


    5 miesięcy temu

    No way.

  • BenBB8
    BenBB89 godzin temu

    Well no because for me the xs is mostly the same as the x Which is the phone is I am useing

  • Christian Lleno
    Christian Lleno3 dni temu

    Watching this on my brand new iphone xr hehehehe hoping you guys to have one to

  • Tuls Litgh
    Tuls Litgh4 dni temu

    I own this phone in 2021 great phone

  • Charlie Bond
    Charlie Bond7 dni temu

    I love the screen

  • William Williamson
    William Williamson9 dni temu

    Like he said the XR is better than good enough.Just got mine yesterday.

  • Winston Rose Gaming
    Winston Rose Gaming12 dni temu

    On Amazon, they sell the XR for 499$

  • Alex_Inside


    4 dni temu

    That’s what they should have gone for when they launched. Today the XR can’t keep up even with entry level phones.

  • the fortnite gamer
    the fortnite gamer15 dni temu

    I half to wait until i graduate 7th grade too get this phone, im sad noe because i cant show it off to my freinds at school 😔✌️

  • DJ Dreg Nice
    DJ Dreg Nice16 dni temu

    Very helpful and informative!

  • Status
    Status19 dni temu


    MAYACOSTA20 dni temu

    Whos got an iPhone xr

  • Rick Anthony Galapon
    Rick Anthony Galapon22 dni temu

    Its my first time to use iphone with the XR and I’m loving it! How much more with latest model😍😍😍

  • Sl Mm
    Sl Mm27 dni temu

    China phones better now

  • Jessica Lucas
    Jessica LucasMiesiąc temu

    I never thought mine device could work in perfect condition until I meet *TRECKTOOLZ* 0n Instagram let your good work Leeds you

  • EthanIsDumb -
    EthanIsDumb -Miesiąc temu

    I’m binge watching videos about this phone until mine arrives to cure my excitement

  • Muiz Dragon
    Muiz DragonMiesiąc temu

    But xs and xr cameras are different. I checked it myself, maybe it's the phone or maybe it's just my ayes are too sharp

  • Himal Pillay - Speaker & Coach
    Himal Pillay - Speaker & CoachMiesiąc temu

    I got one and it's 2021 - I'm not complaining at all. It's sooo good. Upgraded from iPhone 8.

  • Vinchenzo Bolland
    Vinchenzo BollandMiesiąc temu

    Idc about the display. I had the 5s for years and I was happy when I finally got enough money for a new iPhone. Bought the XR black 3 years ago and it still works perfectly. I love my XR.

  • Afaj Uddin
    Afaj UddinMiesiąc temu

    Yes nilay I really care about display resolution. Because when turn my phone on at first I look at the display 😊

  • Navindu Harishchandra
    Navindu HarishchandraMiesiąc temu

    in regard to the battery, getting it during early 2021, having a screen time more than 2.5 hrs/day, I only charge just once every 2 days.

  • Ajay Chandra
    Ajay ChandraMiesiąc temu

    Great phone but the camera looks bad in 2021

  • H455yB0p


    Miesiąc temu

    I like the iPhone X's Camera

  • Darling Ezrha Martinez
    Darling Ezrha MartinezMiesiąc temu

    I care about the battery life more..good display, performance and camera is a big bonus

  • Lorenze Cortez
    Lorenze CortezMiesiąc temu

    i love maria hh

  • Nicolas
    NicolasMiesiąc temu

    I have a blue one and I’m in love

  • Sukhneet Singh
    Sukhneet Singh2 miesięcy temu

    Best budget iPhone of apple yet

  • Maggie Rosell
    Maggie Rosell2 miesięcy temu

    The volume is horrible. I can hardly hear it.

  • Default Name
    Default Name2 miesięcy temu

    Do not buy. I purchased I phone xr on last January 31 st 2020.But this February 4th 2021. Just a year and four days passed the phone dead. Contact apple support but nothing from their end . pass the issue to each other of their staff. anyone who wish to buy go their web site for authorized service center in SriLanka. Even no name .Usually we bu y phones to use at least 2-3 years.But within one year and four days the phone dies, what about their boasting technology?Do not believe advertisements withsugar ball words.

  • Kyle K. Isom
    Kyle K. Isom2 miesięcy temu

    ➡️Actual Best 3D Touch feature that Haptic Touch CAN’T do. Highlight typed text by clicking and dragging anywhere on the keyboard (after activating the cursor movement with 3D Touch)! Similar to a laptop trackpad. Try it! Varying levels of pressure sensitivity.👍

  • Eiji Okumura
    Eiji Okumura2 miesięcy temu

    I love watching the series: things I can’t afford because I have a small local job

  • harry jones
    harry jones2 miesięcy temu

    These people talking about bezels. Lol use itel phones and then you'll say thank god iPhone gave you these bezel

  • Salma El-Sherif
    Salma El-Sherif2 miesięcy temu

    i love tthis phone

  • the normal one
    the normal one2 miesięcy temu

    This black iphone xr combined with the purple wallpaper looks soooooo clean, absolutely amazing!

  • Rick James
    Rick James2 miesięcy temu

    i love the iPhone XR it is still a great iPhone to still buy

  • Shutterspeedz
    Shutterspeedz3 miesięcy temu

    The display is... Ok i stopped

  • Givenchy Homme
    Givenchy Homme3 miesięcy temu

    I loved my XR. It's probably my favorite iPhone ever. The performance and battery life was exceptional. The camera took amazing photos. I had it in white and it was gorgeous. Such a great phone.

  • Rotten Sk8er
    Rotten Sk8er3 miesięcy temu

    idk I like XR but 3D touch was coinvent. You had your cursor if you misspelled a word through text, could preview a message easier, and i don't its really hard to explain how useful it was in day to day life.

  • Cloudysky
    Cloudysky3 miesięcy temu

    I was excited to get this phone but it not having a headphone jack just killed the vibe WTF APPLE?

  • ked tube
    ked tube3 miesięcy temu

    Like my comments😔🙂

  • dark side
    dark side3 miesięcy temu

    IPhone XR is Apple best iphone ever made ❤️

  • The pessimistic optimist
    The pessimistic optimist3 miesięcy temu

    Over priced junk

  • Arian Mohamadi
    Arian Mohamadi3 miesięcy temu

    Wow what a great quality video Subscribed

  • Cheap life
    Cheap life3 miesięcy temu

    it also doesnt have green lines running through it than OLED screens all have

  • Yassine
    Yassine3 miesięcy temu

    Last day of 2020

  • Wild kaboom
    Wild kaboom3 miesięcy temu

    He needs to check his messages

  • Lorenzo Cole
    Lorenzo Cole3 miesięcy temu


  • Oluwaseyi A
    Oluwaseyi A3 miesięcy temu

    As of February of 2019 XS Max was the flagship phone for Apple and that’s just a year and 10 months

  • Alexis Davis
    Alexis Davis3 miesięcy temu

    I went from a se to an xr

  • _Luqmnhkimm76
    _Luqmnhkimm763 miesięcy temu

    Who want my kidney🤥

  • Alyssa Stetkevych
    Alyssa Stetkevych4 miesięcy temu

    taylor swift you need to calm down

  • Tafadzwa Mushayavanhu
    Tafadzwa Mushayavanhu4 miesięcy temu


  • :D Ari
    :D Ari4 miesięcy temu

    Guys my brothers going to give me this phone when he trades his phone. AAAAAA

  • Recon WasTaken
    Recon WasTaken4 miesięcy temu


  • Recon WasTaken
    Recon WasTaken4 miesięcy temu


  • Recon WasTaken
    Recon WasTaken4 miesięcy temu


  • Recon WasTaken
    Recon WasTaken4 miesięcy temu


  • Time Eaten
    Time Eaten4 miesięcy temu

    crazy frog

  • nya
    nya4 miesięcy temu


  • Peter Ernstsohn2
    Peter Ernstsohn24 miesięcy temu

    The phone is more than good enough for what most people use their phones for. You wont notice the screen resolution unless you are a heavy gamer in which case you'll opt for one of the "pro max" models

  • Abubacker Sidddique
    Abubacker Sidddique4 miesięcy temu

    But thick mobile

  • Syed Umer Ahmed
    Syed Umer Ahmed4 miesięcy temu

    I like your reviews...👍🏻👌👌👌 Thanks

  • Jack Marston
    Jack Marston4 miesięcy temu

    I used to have a Huawei mate 20 pro (oled display, $1100, 3 cameras) and broke it and than I got an xr and literally notice no difference in screen quality

  • Jade See
    Jade See4 miesięcy temu

    "Stop! Are you in the comment section?" -Verge Me: ***Stops typing***

  • Hinervous Shiny
    Hinervous Shiny4 miesięcy temu

    Hi everyone I'll like to in post this vendor to you actually I just received my iPhone 12 from Robin_custompro on telegram

  • Mat Watson
    Mat Watson4 miesięcy temu

    come on, Nilay every photo of the pixel is looking better than iPhone photos.

  • Chirag Klein
    Chirag Klein4 miesięcy temu

    this guY is rudely disrespecting the display

  • Andrea Parra
    Andrea Parra4 miesięcy temu

    Upgrading from the 6 to the xr, cannot wait!

  • Njap
    Njap4 miesięcy temu


  • Jeffrey Craig Cothren
    Jeffrey Craig Cothren4 miesięcy temu

    Thumbs down.

  • Jeffrey Craig Cothren
    Jeffrey Craig Cothren4 miesięcy temu

    A HUGE MAJORITY OF people buy phones primarily for the CAMARA. Stop making videos until you are willing to discuss that which is the most important to buyers THE CAMERA...!!!!

  • Joei Sam
    Joei Sam4 miesięcy temu

    NEWSCHOOLHACK on 1nst£gram kept to their worlds and didn't give me any excuse when it was time I got my iPhone unlocked permanently

  • Joei Sam
    Joei Sam4 miesięcy temu

    NEWSCHOOLHACK on 1nst£gram kept to their worlds and didn't give me any excuse when it was time I got my iPhone unlocked permanently

  • Joei Sam
    Joei Sam4 miesięcy temu

    NEWSCHOOLHACK on 1nst£gram kept to their worlds and didn't give me any excuse when it was time I got my iPhone unlocked permanently

  • Caelan
    Caelan4 miesięcy temu

    ok but is no one going to talk about how this dude has 16 home screen menus

  • Arpan Chakraborty
    Arpan Chakraborty4 miesięcy temu

    I'm confuse 😂 10r...xs...xsmax...xr...max..maxproooo

  • Executed
    Executed4 miesięcy temu

    He forgot to mention that the XR has a 3gb ram but the 10s has 4gb ram. Still XR all day.

  • Slim Jay
    Slim Jay4 miesięcy temu

    I use an iPhone XR and it’s the best decision I ever made !

  • Deathbatman 6615
    Deathbatman 66155 miesięcy temu

    Years later people are putting the phone in iPhone 12 housing

  • Gaming Pro
    Gaming Pro5 miesięcy temu

    I just got the xr and now watching about it 😂😂

  • yo-mama ex-boyfriend
    yo-mama ex-boyfriend5 miesięcy temu

    Damn you made me not want the xr you’re talking too bad against this phone making it seem bad as a iPhone , then you said you wouldn’t pick the xr in video.

  • Mary Simon
    Mary Simon5 miesięcy temu

    All these tutorials are talking too fast! I am a senior and need a slower talker.

  • Julia Ambrozy
    Julia Ambrozy5 miesięcy temu

    cookie swirl c

  • loyal gaming
    loyal gaming5 miesięcy temu

    Well if u wanna come from a oled 200 dollar samsung phone ofc that the screen matters

  • freddy eduardo beltran parra
    freddy eduardo beltran parra5 miesięcy temu


  • Misaj Misu
    Misaj Misu5 miesięcy temu

    I have no money shop a i phone xr you please give

  • kenneth martinez
    kenneth martinez5 miesięcy temu

    I’m getting this phone new for 400 good price ?

  • E Mc
    E Mc5 miesięcy temu

    Good review and host. 👌

  • Luis Aclan
    Luis Aclan5 miesięcy temu

    Now 2020 I'm still waiting for an Xr to be available again, and it takes to long Apple never call us that they have Xr

  • Yadiel On 30 fps
    Yadiel On 30 fps5 miesięcy temu

    I hope anyone who sees the message god bless everyone here

  • Amy Thomson
    Amy Thomson5 miesięcy temu

    Any one getting an I phone xr 2 year later

  • Run it back

    Run it back

    5 miesięcy temu

    my parents are since its only 500 bucks here

  • jelle gesquiere
    jelle gesquiere5 miesięcy temu

    chlorine twenty one pilots

  • 2 kings 1 queen
    2 kings 1 queen5 miesięcy temu

    I have the black iPhone 11 and I want to downgrade to the xr and I’m stuck between yellow and coral ... I told my dad I wanted the xr last Christmas and he got me the 11 and I love color so this Christmas I am getting yellow or coral which color do you like better

  • Aneal Haer

    Aneal Haer

    5 miesięcy temu

    I want coral but I was forced to get red which is also nicer then I tjought

  • Brianna Aguilera

    Brianna Aguilera

    5 miesięcy temu

    @2 kings 1 queen im getting mine in december

  • 2 kings 1 queen

    2 kings 1 queen

    5 miesięcy temu

    @Brianna Aguilera yes both colors are so nice o just love bright different colors thank you for you advice when you getting it ?

  • Brianna Aguilera

    Brianna Aguilera

    5 miesięcy temu

    im getting the xr in coral as well, i suggest getting the coral color because its a really nice tone of orange. the yellow is nice though, which is why i was gonna get the yellow but i ended up getting the coral

  • King Aryan
    King Aryan5 miesięcy temu

    I have this colour and I’m a guy is it wierd lol

  • Omada Omadad
    Omada Omadad5 miesięcy temu

    sam seder

  • Ned Farrell
    Ned Farrell5 miesięcy temu

    i was one of the first people to get the iphone 7 when it was released in my country and no after having it for 3/4 years it has done its job but time for an XR now

  • Esther Habung.
    Esther Habung.5 miesięcy temu

    The review helped. I just ordered one.

  • Meriem Ghandir
    Meriem Ghandir5 miesięcy temu

    A phone my mom jas

  • Wavy Mats
    Wavy Mats5 miesięcy temu

    4:10 what is this Background music called?

  • Kaviya Patel
    Kaviya Patel5 miesięcy temu

    Ahhh my fellow Patel 😌

  • vN
    vN5 miesięcy temu

    5s to XR felt so good.

  • Sophia Sutton
    Sophia Sutton5 miesięcy temu

    My XR is arriving in a few days and I’m upgrading from a 6s 🥳