Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max

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Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
$1,099 (€896)
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Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
$749 (€610)
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Also Known As Versions: A2411 (International); A2342 (USA); A2410 (Canada, Japan); A2412 (China, Hong Kong) Versions: A2218 (International); A2161 (USA, Canada, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands), A2220 (China, Hong Kong)

General

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
Announced 2020, October 13 2019, September 10
Status Available. Released 2020, November 13 Available. Released 2019, September 20
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM) - for China
CDMA 800 / 1900
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM) - for China
CDMA 800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66, 71 - A2342
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66 - A2411, A2412
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66, 71 - A2410
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66 - A2218
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66, 71 - A2161, A2220
5G Network 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79, 260, 261 Sub6/mmWave - A2342
1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 77, 78, 79 Sub6 - A2410, A2411, A2412
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 6m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 4m for 30 mins)
Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)

Body

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Dimensions 160.8 x 78.1 x 7.4 mm (6.33 x 3.07 x 0.29 in) 158 x 77.8 x 8.1 mm (6.22 x 3.06 x 0.32 in)
Weight 228 g (8.04 oz) 226 g (7.97 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame

Display

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Type Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, 800 nits (typ), 1200 nits (peak) Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, 800 nits (typ), 1200 nits (peak)
Size 6.7 inches, 109.8 cm2 (~87.4% screen-to-body ratio), 1284 x 2778 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density) 6.5 inches, 102.9 cm2 (~83.7% screen-to-body ratio), 1242 x 2688 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)
Protection Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating
Dolby Vision
Wide color gamut
True-tone
Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
Dolby Vision
Wide color gamut
True-tone

Sound

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm Jack No No

Memory

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Card Slot No No
Internal 128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM, 512GB 6GB RAM
NVMe
64GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, 512GB 4GB RAM
NVMe

Data

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A 1.6 Gbps DL, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes Yes
USB Lightning, USB 2.0 Lightning, USB 2.0

Camera

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Primary Quad
12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift stabilization (IBIS)
12 MP, f/2.2, 65mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2.5x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.4, 120Ëš, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.6"
TOF 3D LiDAR scanner (depth)
Triple
12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.0, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.4, 120Ëš, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.6"
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama) Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, 10‑bit HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 60fps), stereo sound rec. 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Secondary Dual
12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6"
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)
Dual
12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6"
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)

Features

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
OS iOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.2 iOS 13, upgradable to iOS 14.2
Chipset Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) Apple A13 Bionic (7 nm+)
CPU Hexa-core (2x3.1 GHz Firestorm + 4x1.8 GHz Icestorm) Hexa-core (2x2.65 GHz Lightning + 4x1.8 GHz Thunder)
GPU Apple GPU (4-core graphics) Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
Sensors Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Radio No No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Colors Silver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue Matte Space Gray, Matte Silver, Matte Gold, Matte Midnight Green
Siri natural language commands and dictation Siri natural language commands and dictation

Battery

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Li-Ion 3687 mAh, non-removable (14.13 Wh) Li-Ion 3969 mAh, non-removable (15.04 Wh)
Fast charging 20W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 15W
Fast charging 18W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)
USB Power Delivery 2.0
Qi wireless charging
Stand-By Up to 20 h (multimedia) Up to 20 h (multimedia)
Music Play Up to 80 h Up to 80 h

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