Apple IPhone Xs Camera Review: A Detailed Look At Specs

Apple iPhone Xs Camera Review: A Detailed Look at Specs

The Apple iPhone Xs boasts a Dual Camera system with 12 MP sensors. The primary camera has an f/1.8 aperture, 26mm wide lens, 1/2.55” sensor, and 1.4µm pixels. The secondary camera has an f/2.4 telephoto lens, 52mm focal length, 1/3.4” sensor, and 1.0µm pixels. Both cameras support dual pixel PDAF, OIS, and 2x optical zoom.

Apple iPhone Xs camera Review
Apple iPhone Xs
Main Camera
Dual Camera: 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55″, 1.4m, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4″, 1.0m, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
camera Main Features
Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
camera Video
4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Single Camera: 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm (standard)
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)
Selfie Camera Features
Selfie Camera Video
1080p@30/60fps, gyro-EIS
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The camera also features a quad-LED dual-tone flash and HDR for both photo and panorama. The video capabilities of the camera include 4K recording at 24/30/60fps, 1080p recording at 30/60/120/240fps, and stereo sound recording.

The front-facing camera is a single 7 MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture and 32mm standard lens. It also includes a SL 3D depth/biometrics sensor and HDR capabilities. The selfie camera can record 1080p video at 30/60fps with gyro-EIS stabilization.

Overall, the camera on the iPhone Xs is a significant improvement from previous models, with improved sensors, better low-light capabilities, and increased video recording options. The dual-camera system also provides greater flexibility and quality for zoomed shots.


1. Does the iPhone Xs camera support portrait mode?
Yes, the camera supports portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control options.

2. Can the iPhone Xs camera record slow-motion videos?
Yes, the camera can record 1080p videos at up to 240fps for slow-motion playback.

3. Does the iPhone Xs camera have optical image stabilization?
Yes, both the primary and secondary cameras have optical image stabilization for better image and video stabilization.

4. What is the SL 3D depth/biometrics sensor?
The SL 3D sensor is used for facial recognition and security purposes, as well as for advanced depth mapping in portrait mode.

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