iPhone SE vs iPhone XR: Which one should you buy?

The iPhone SE has a four-core A9 chip running at 1.8 GHz and 2GB RAM. The iPhone XR has the new A12 Bionic chip with six cores rather than four, plus an embedded M12 motion coprocessor

iPhone SE Display: 4.0-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi‑Touch Retina display, 1136×640 resolution at 326 PPI iPhone XR Display: 6.1-inch (diagonal) Liquid Retina HD display, 1792×828 resolution at 326ppi

iPhone SE: Rear: 12 MP, f/2.2, autofocus with Focus Pixels, True Tone flash. Front: 1.2 MP, f/2.4 aperture, 720p video recording iPhone XR: Rear – 12MP wide-angle and telephoto cameras with OIS, ƒ/1.8 and ƒ/2.4 apertures respectively, Portrait Mode,

The iPhone SE starts at £379, making it one of the cheapest ways to get your hands on an Apple smartphone. Apple’s iPhone XR is a little cheaper – it starts at £499 for the 64GB model, although the 128GB version will set you back a further £50.

The iPhone SE has a Touch ID fingerprint scanner, while the iPhone XR uses Apple’s Face ID facial recognition system to verify your identity. The XR also has dual SIM support, while the SE does not have this feature.