Galaxy S10E vs. iPhone XR: Specs Compared

Apple launched the wallet-friendly iPhone XR last fall and now it's got a rival. The most affordable iPhone kept most of the features of the iPhone XS, but it was $250 cheaper. 


Samsung Galaxy S10EiPhone XR
Display size, resolution5.8-inch AMOLED; 2,280x1,080-pixels6.1-inch LCD Retina Display; 1,792x828-pixels
Pixel density438ppi326ppi
Dimensions (Inches)5.6 x 2.8 x 0.27 in5.9 x 3.0 x 0.33 in
Dimensions (Millimeters)142 x 70 x 7.9 mm150.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm
Weight (Ounces, Grams)5.3 oz.; 150 g6.8 oz.; 194 g
Mobile softwareAndroid 9.0 with Samsung One UIiOS 12
Camera12-megapixel (wide-angle), 16-megapixel (ultra wide-angle)Single 12-megapixel
Front-facing camera10-megapixel7-megapixel with Face ID
Video capture4K4K
ProcessorOcta-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855Apple A12 Bionic
Storage128GB, 256GB64GB, 128GB, 256GB
RAM6GB, 8GBNot disclosed
Expandable storageUp to 512GBNone
Battery3,100mAhNot disclosed, but Apple claims it will last 90 min. longer than iPhone 8 Plus
Fingerprint sensorPower buttonNone (Face ID)
Headphone jackYesNo
Special featuresWireless PowerShare; hole punch screen notch; water resistant (IP68); Fast Wireless Charging 2.0Water-resistant: IP67, dual-SIM capabilities (nano-SIM and e-SIM); wireless charging; Face ID; Memoji
Price off-contract (USD)$750$749 (64GB), $799 (128GB), $899 (256GB)
Price (GBP)£669£749 (64GB), £799 (128GB), £899 (256GB)
Price (AUD)AU$1,199AU$1,229 (64GB), AU$1,299 (128GB), AU$1,479 (256GB)