Apple Iphone Xs Max 256gb Vs Apple Iphone 12 Pro Max 512gb Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Apple iPhone Xs Max 256gb vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max 512gb

Should you buy Apple iPhone XS Max 256GB or Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max 512GB? Find out which mobile phone is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of price and key specs like performance, price, camera, display, ram, storage,... battery capacity, operating system, Network Connectivity, Multimedia and more.

SpecificationsApple iPhone XS Max 256GBApple iPhone 12 Pro Max 512GB
Price148900.0101900.0
Camera12 MP + 12 MP And 7 MP12 MP + 12 MP + 12 MP And 12 MP
Battery3174 mAh3687 mAh
Display6.5 inches (16.51 cm)6.7 inches (17.02 cm)
Operating SystemiOS v12.0iOS v14
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Key Specs

Battery

Battery 3174 mAh 3687 mAh

Display

Display 6.5 inches (16.51 cm) 6.7 inches (17.02 cm)

Front Camera

Front Camera 7 MP 12 MP

Processor

Processor - Apple A14 Bionic

Rear Camera

Rear Camera 12 MP + 12 MP 12 MP + 12 MP + 12 MP

Battery

Capacity

Capacity 3174 mAh 3687 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging Yes, Fast: 50 % in 30 minutes Yes, Fast, 20W: 50 % in 30 minutes

Removable

Removable - No

Type

Type Li-ion Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C No No

User Replaceable

User Replaceable No -

Wireless Charging

Wireless Charging Yes Yes

Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus Yes, Phase Detection autofocus Yes, Phase Detection autofocus, Dual Pixel autofocus

Camera Features

Camera Features Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Camera Setup

Camera Setup Single Single

Flash

Flash Yes, Retina Flash Yes, Retina Flash

Front Camera Physical Aperture

Front Camera Physical Aperture F2.2 -

Image Resolution

Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 Pixels 4000 x 3000 Pixels

Main Camera Physical Aperture

Main Camera Physical Aperture F1.8 -

OIS

OIS - Yes

Optical Image Stabilisation

Optical Image Stabilisation Yes -

Resolution

Resolution 7 MP f/2.2, Primary Camera(32 mm focal length) 12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(23 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size)

Sensor

Sensor BSI Sensor -

Settings

Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting Burst mode Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Burst mode

Video Recording

Video Recording 1920x1080 @ 30 fps 3840x2160 @ 24 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Video Recording Features

Video Recording Features Optical Image stabilization Audio Zoom Stereo recording

Design

Build Material

Build Material Back: Gorilla Glass Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Colours Gold, Silver, Space Grey Gold, Silver, Graphite, Pacific Blue

Height

Height 157.5 mm 160.8 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness Dust proof Dust proof

Thickness

Thickness 7.7 mm 7.4 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 2 meter), IP68 Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 6 meter), IP68

Weight

Weight 208 grams 226 grams

Width

Width 77.4 mm 78.1 mm

Display

Aspect Ratio

Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9

Bezelless Display

Bezelless Display Yes with notch Yes

Brightness

Brightness 625 nits 800 nits

Display Type

Display Type OLED OLED

HDR 10 / HDR+ support

HDR 10 / HDR+ support - Yes

Hdr 10 & Hdr Support

Hdr 10 & Hdr Support Yes -

Pixel Density

Pixel Density 456 ppi 457 ppi

Refresh Rate

Refresh Rate - 60 Hz

Screen Protection

Screen Protection Yes Yes

Screen Resolution

Screen Resolution 1242 x 2688 pixels -

Screen Size

Screen Size 6.5 inches (16.51 cm) 6.7 inches (17.02 cm)

Screen To Body Ratio Calculated

Screen To Body Ratio Calculated 84.89 % -

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated) - 87.55 %

Touch Screen

Touch Screen Yes, 3D Touch Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
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General

Brand

Brand Apple Apple

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor No -

Launch Date

Launch Date September 28, 2018 (Official) November 6, 2020 (Official)

Model

Model iPhone XS Max 256GB -

Network

Network 5G: Not Supported in India,
4G: Available Supported in India,
3G: Available, 2G: Available
-

Operating System

Operating System iOS v12.0 iOS v14

Multimedia

Audio Features

Audio Features Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus

Audio Jack

Audio Jack Lightning Lightning

FM Radio

FM Radio No No

Fm Radio

FM Radio No No

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker Yes Yes

Stereo Speakers

Stereo Speakers Yes -

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.0

GPS

GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC Yes Yes

Network Support

Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SIM 1

SIM 1 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 5G Bands: FDD N1 / N2 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N25 / N28 TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N71 / N77 / N78 / N79 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM 2

SIM 2 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 700(band 29) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: eSIM SIM1: Nano, SIM2: eSIM

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s) Dual SIM, GSM+GSM Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

USB Connectivity

USB Connectivity USB 2.0 Mass storage device, USB charging

VoLTE

VoLTE Yes Yes

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi - Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 b/g/n/ax), MIMO

Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling - Yes

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features - Mobile Hotspot

WiFi

WiFi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO -

Wifi Calling

Wifi Calling Yes -

Wifi Features

Wifi Features Mobile Hotspot -

Performance

Architecture

Architecture 64 bit 64 bit

Bootup Time Tested By 91mobiles

Bootup Time Tested By 91mobiles 29.0 s -

CPU

CPU - Hexa Core (3.1 GHz, Dual core, Firestorm + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Icestorm)

Chipset

Chipset Apple A12 Bionic Apple A14 Bionic

Coprocessor

Coprocessor M12 Apple M14 motion

Fabrication

Fabrication - 5 nm

Graphics

Graphics Apple GPU (four-core graphics) Apple GPU (four-core graphics)

Processor

Processor Hexa Core (2.49 GHz, Dual core, Vortex + 1.52 GHz, Quad core, Tempest) -

Processor Fabrication

Processor Fabrication 7 nm -

RAM type

RAM Type LPDDR4X LPDDR4X

Ram

RAM 4 GB 6 GB

Sensors

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor - No

Other Sensors

Other Sensors - Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Smart TV Features

Camera

Camera 12 MP + 12 MP -

Special Features

Applications

Applications iTunes Store, FaceTime, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends -

Other Sensors

Other Sensors Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope -

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory No No

Internal Memory

Internal Memory 256 GB 512 GB

Storage Type

Storage Type NVMe NVMe
Scoring parameters
How is the score calculated?

This is a relative score calculated on the basis of the following specifications:

  • Performance
  • Battery
  • Camera
  • Storage
  • Display

Each Mobiles has been benchmarked against ~31,000 other phones to calculate the score.

For personalized scores based on your preference, you can visit Mobile Recommender to check scores of the recommended Mobiles for you.

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