Smartphones like the iPhone XS Max could make you forget your computer. Almost anything is now possible with that device in your hand. So we call it the era of super-computing, as analyst calls, when we talk about the iPhone XS Max.
With the A12 Bionic processor, this powerful gadget was announced on 21st September, 2018 and launched on September 28, 2018 in India. It came as an upgrade of something that was already available. It broke up with the norm with a massive improvement in performance.
Here, we take a deep look at what the performances and specs tell us about the new iPhone XS Max.
Design and Display of iPhone XS Max
The XS Max comes with 6.5 inches 3D touch screen OLED display. There is the screen resolution of 1242 x 2688 pixels. The aspect ratio is 19.5:9 with 456 ppi pixel density. Similarly, the screen to body ratio is 84.89 percent.
The thickness and width measurements are 7.7 mm and 77.4 mm respectively. Besides, the weight is 208 grams and it is water resistant and can stay under two meters of water for about 30 minutes.
Furthermore, it is dust-proof, and comes in gold, silver, and space grey colors.
Camera features in iPhone XS Max is the dual 12 MP plus 12 MP rear shooters. The rear cameras has features such as 10 x Digital Zoom, 2 x Optical Zoom, Auto Flash, Face Detection, and Touch to Focus.
In the front of the XS Max, there is 7 MP camera for snapping selfies. The physical aperture here is f/2.2, and it comes with Optical Image Stabilization. It comes with Retina flash, and ISO Control.
Hardware and Software of iPhone XS Max
Chipset that’s powering the iPhone XS Max is Apple A12 Bionic. However, Apple GPU is used for 4-core graphics. There is also Hexa Core 2.49 GHz, Dual core Vortex with the addition of 1.52 GHz, Quad Core Tempest. These are not working alone, for there’s another coprocessor that’s named M12.
Plainly speaking, the device comes with 4GB of RAM which not expandable. However, it’s got three variants in internal storage and each of these come in varying prices. In this way, you have 4GB/64GB, 4GB/128GB, and 4GB/256GB on iPhone XS Max.
Cellular and Connectivity
Cellular information in iPhone XS Max is GSM, UMTS, LTE (FDD), LTE (TDD). However, for data, it also makes use of LTE-A Pro Cat, HSDPA+, HSUPA, and UMTS.
XS Max also comes with capacity for dual Nano SIM slots. There’s provision for Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi dual-band, mobile hotspot, Mass storage Device, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, etc.
Here, we find 3179 mAh Qi built-in battery that tells us the user is not able to remove it. More than that, the device has wireless charging and fast charging capacities. The talk time is about 25 hours, music playback is 65 hours, and video playback is 15 hours.
Price and Availability
As seen above, there are three variants of iPhone XS Max. In view of this, the price of 64G variant is US$1099 or £1099. For 256GB, price is US$1249 or £1249. Finally, the 512GB variant is priced at US$1449 or £1449.
All these models have been around since September 28, 2018 and can be bought both online and offline.