iPhone 11 Pro Max vs iPhone 11 Pro: Here are all the differences

With each new year, it’s getting harder and harder to tell apart the many iPhone models Apple releases. Of course, the newer the phone, the better it’s supposed to be, but what about the models that were released this year? If you’re wondering about the differences between the iPhone 11 Pro Max vs the iPhone 11 Pro, you’ve come to the right place.

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iPhone 11 Pro Max vs iPhone 11 Pro: display

The only real difference in the iPhone 11 Pro Max vs the iPhone 11 Pro is the display, which of course results in a larger size for the Pro Max.

The display on the iPhone 11 Pro Max is 6.5 inches in size, resulting in dimensions of 6.22 x 3.06 x 0.32 inches. On the other hand, the iPhone 11 Pro has a 5.8-inch display, resulting in measurements of 5.67 x 2.81 x 0.32 inches. The iPhone 11 Pro Max weighs 7.97 ounces, while the iPhone 11 Pro weighs 6.63 ounces.

The iPhone 11 Pro Max has a resolution of 2,688 x 1,242 pixels, while the 11 Pro has a resolution of 2,436 x 1,125. Both phones also have a True Tone display and wide color display. They also both have Haptic Touch and a fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating.

Other than the size and resolution, the displays on the two handsets are identical. Both are Super Retina XDR displays using OLED Multi-Touch technology.

Other specs

One other area of slight difference is the battery life. The iPhone 11 Pro Max supposedly lasts an hour longer than the iPhone 11 Pro at 12 hours vs 11 hours of video streaming. The iPhone 11 Pro Max lasts up to five hours longer than the Xs Max, while the iPhone 11 Pro lasts up to four hours longer than the Xs.

The iPhone 11 Pro Max vs the iPhone 11 Pro are otherwise exactly the same. Both come in storage options of 64 GB, 356 GB and 512 GB, and both come in the same colors, which are Gold, Silver, Midnight Green and Space Gray. Both carry IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance, which means they can withstand up to 4 meters of water for up to 30 minutes.

Both phones have Apple’s A13 Bionic chip and third-generation Neural Engine. They also both have triple-lens cameras with a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, wide lens and telephoto lens. The ultra-wide lens as an aperture of f/2.4 with 120-degree field of view. The wide lens has an f/1.8 aperture, while the telephoto lens has an aperture of f/2.0. Both devices also have 2x optical zoom in and out and up to 10x digital zoom.

The iPhone 11 Pro Max and iPhone 11 Pro both offer Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and depth control and portrait lighting with six different effects: Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono and High-Key Mono. They also have dual optical image stabilization on both the wide and telephoto lenses. The ultra-wide lens is a five-element lens, while the wide and telephoto lenses are six-element lenses. They also both support Night Mode.

Both devices feature the same TrueDepth camera with a 12-megapixel lens and f/2.2 aperture. The selfie camera also offers the same portrait lighting effects and supports Animoji and Memoji. The TrueDepth camera also supports Face ID for facial recognition.

Both phones support 4K video recording at 24, 30 or 60 frames per second, 1080p recording at 30 or 60 frames per second, and 720p recording at 30 frames per second.

To see how the iPhone 11 Pro Max vs the iPhone 11 Pro match up to their smaller sibling, the iPhone 11, click here.




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Michelle Jones
Michelle Jones was a television news producer for eight years. She produced the morning news programs for the NBC affiliates in Evansville, Indiana and Huntsville, Alabama and spent a short time at the CBS affiliate in Huntsville. She has experience as a writer and public relations expert for a wide variety of businesses. Michelle has been with ValueWalk since 2012 and is now our editor-in-chief. Email her at Mjones@valuewalk.com.