Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) Detailed Comparison

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)

SCORE:
83
SCORE:
83

Highlights

  • 6.7" 1284 x 2778 Super Retina XDR OLED screen
  • 5G support
  • 3 rear cameras
  • 12MP f/1.6 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 3687 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

Highlights

  • 6.7" 1284 x 2778 Super Retina XDR OLED screen
  • 5G support
  • 3 rear cameras
  • 12MP f/1.6 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 3687 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

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Overview

Here we are comparing Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) to Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them.

We have evaluated the smartphones from available features and specifications. They both get the same overall score in our ranking system which is based on network, connectivity, memory, display specifications, video, audio and other features.

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)

BODY
72
NETWORK
98
DISPLAY
94
MEMORY
64
CAMERA
84
FEATURES
92
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
88
SENSORS
76
AUDIO
85
BATTERY
78
OVERALL
83
BODY
72
NETWORK
98
DISPLAY
94
MEMORY
64
CAMERA
84
FEATURES
92
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
88
SENSORS
76
AUDIO
85
BATTERY
78
OVERALL
83

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both smartphones.

PROS
👍   Water Resistant
👍   4G Bands
👍   5G Bands
👍   High Screen To Body Ratio: 87.4% and 87.4%
👍   HDR display
👍   Big RAM: 6GB and 6GB
👍   Big Internal Storage: 128GB and 128GB
👍   3 and 3 Rear Cameras
👍   f/1.6 and f/1.6 Main Camera
👍   Main Camera Optical Image Stabilisation
👍   Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
👍   Telephoto Camera
👍   Telephoto Camera Image Stabilisation
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Front Depth Camera
👍   Front Flash
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Front Camera HDR Video Recording
👍   Rear Camera HDR Video Recording
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   Front Camera Face Detection
👍   HDR10 playback
👍   Dolby Vision playback
👍   GPS
👍   Wi-Fi Standard
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   Bluetooth version
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Accelerometer
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Barometer
👍   LiDAR Scanner
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
👍   Dolby Atmos
👍   Fast Wired Charging
👍   Wireless Charging
CONS
👎   Memory Card Slot
👎   12MP and 12MP Main Camera
👎   No Infrared
👎   No ANT+
👎   No FM radio
👎   No Fingerprint Sensor
👎   No 3.5mm Audio Jack

Side by Side Comparison

And in the end we display side by side all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) and here - Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342).

BASICS Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
BrandApplevsApple
ModeliPhone 12 Pro MaxvsiPhone 12 Pro Max
Version6GB/128GBvs6GB/128GB
Version2A2342vsA2342
CountryUSAvsUSA
ColorsSilver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific BluevsSilver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue
Annouce date2020, October 13vs2020, October 13
Release Date2020, November 13vs2020, November 13
BODY Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel framevsGlass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame
Water Resistant IP68vs IP68
Weight8.03 oz (228 g)vs8.03 oz (228 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)6.33" x 3.07" x 0.29"
160.8 x 78.1 x 7.4 mm
vs6.33" x 3.07" x 0.29"
160.8 x 78.1 x 7.4 mm
NETWORK Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Number of SIMSingle SIMvsSingle SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIM or eSIMvsNano-SIM or eSIM
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5GvsGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1900
vsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1900
3G BandsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
CDMA 2000
vsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
CDMA 2000
4G BandsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 14 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30 / 32 / 66 / 71
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41 / 42 / 46 / 48
vsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 14 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30 / 32 / 66 / 71
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41 / 42 / 46 / 48
5G BandsSub6, mmWave: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 20 / 25 / 28 / 38 / 40 / 41 / 66 / 71 / 77 / 78 / 79 / 260 / 261vsSub6, mmWave: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 20 / 25 / 28 / 38 / 40 / 41 / 66 / 71 / 77 / 78 / 79 / 260 / 261
SCREEN Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
ScreenSize6.7"/170.1 mm (full rectangle)vs6.7"/170.1 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeSuper Retina XDR OLEDvsSuper Retina XDR OLED
Screen Resolution1284 x 2778vs1284 x 2778
Screen Pixel Density458ppivs458ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio19.5∶9vs19.5∶9
Screen To Body Ratio87.4%vs87.4%
Screen Brightness800 (typical)
1200 (HDR)
vs800 (typical)
1200 (HDR)
Color GamutWide color display (P3)vsWide color display (P3)
Contrast Ratio2000000∶1vs2000000∶1
HDR displayvs
MEMORY Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
RAM6GBvs6GB
Internal Storage128GBvs128GB
Storage TypeNVMevsNVMe
Memory Card Slotvs
Card Typevs
CAMERA Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Rear CamerasWide + UltraWide + TelephotovsWide + UltraWide + Telephoto
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 26mm
Pixel Size: 1.7μm
Aperture: f/1.6
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 26mm
Pixel Size: 1.7μm
Aperture: f/1.6
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera Resolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/3.6%
Field of View: 120°
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/3.6%
Field of View: 120°
Telephoto CameraResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 65mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3.4%
Pixel Size: 1.0μm
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 65mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3.4%
Pixel Size: 1.0μm
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Second Telephoto Cameravs
Front CamerasTrueDepth cameravsTrueDepth camera
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 12MP
Aperture: f/2.2
vsResolution: 12MP
Aperture: f/2.2
Front UltraWide Cameravs
Rear Depth Cameravs
Front Depth Camera 3D Depth Sensingvs 3D Depth Sensing
Macro Cameravs
Front Flash Retina Flashvs Retina Flash
Rear Flash Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Syncvs Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Sync
FEATURES Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Video Playback Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fpsvs4K UHD at 30fps
Video Playing FormatHEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, Motion JPEGvsHEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, Motion JPEG
Digital ZoomFor stills: 12x
For video: 6x
vsFor stills: 12x
For video: 6x
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
vs4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
vs4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
Selfie Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fpsvs1080p at 120fps
Rear Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fps
1080p at 240fps
vs1080p at 120fps
1080p at 240fps
Front Camera HDR Video Recording with Dolby Vision up to 30 fpsvs with Dolby Vision up to 30 fps
Rear Camera HDR Video Recording with Dolby Vision up to 60 fpsvs with Dolby Vision up to 60 fps
Rear Camera HDRvs
Rear Camera Panoramavs
Rear Camera Face Detectionvs
Front Camera HDRvs
Front Camera Panoramavs
Front Camera Face Detectionvs
HDR10 playbackvs
HDR10+ playbackvs
Dolby Vision playbackvs
Hyperscale 1080p Video Supportvs
LOCATION Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
GPSvs
A-GPSvs
GALILEOvs
GLONASSvs
BDSvs
QZSSvs
NavICvs
LTEPPvs
CONNECTIVITY Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
USBUSB 2.0vsUSB 2.0
USB InterfaceLightningvsLightning
Infraredvs
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6
Wi-Fi Directvs
Bluetooth versionv5.0vsv5.0
NFCvs
ANT+vs
FM radiovs
PLATFORM Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
OSiOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.2vsiOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.2
ChipsetApple A14 BionicvsApple A14 Bionic
CPU TypeHexa-corevsHexa-core
CPU Speed3.1 GHz, 1.8 GHzvs3.1 GHz, 1.8 GHz
GPUApple GPUvsApple GPU
SENSORS Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Gyroscopevs
Accelerometervs
Proximity sensorvs
Barometervs
Ambient light sensorvs
Face Recognitionvs
LiDAR Scannervs
Gravity Sensorvs
SARvs
Compassvs
Hall Effectvs
Camera laser focusingvs
Color Temperaturevs
Gesturevs
Color Spectrumvs
Distance Sensorvs
IR Blastervs
IR remote controlvs
HR Sensorvs
Iris Sensorvs
Fingerprint Sensorvs
Infrared Thermometryvs
Hearing Aid Compatibilityvs
AUDIO Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Loudspeaker ConfigurationStereovsStereo
Audio Playing FormatAAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Losseless, FLAC, AC-3, E-AC-3, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+)vsAAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Losseless, FLAC, AC-3, E-AC-3, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+)
Dolby Atmosvs
3.5mm Audio Jackvs
BATTERY Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-IonvsNon-removable Li-Ion
Battery Capacity3687 mAh (typical)vs3687 mAh (typical)
ChargingFast Wired and Wireless ChargingvsFast Wired and Wireless Charging
Fast Wired Chargingvs
Wireless Charging Qi2.0vs Qi2.0
Audio Playback TimeUp to 80 hoursvsUp to 80 hours
ENVIRONMENTAL Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Operating Temperature32 to 95℉ (0 to 35℃)vs32 to 95℉ (0 to 35℃)
Nonoperating Temperature-4 to 113℉ (-20 to 45℃)vs-4 to 113℉ (-20 to 45℃)
Relative Humidity5% to 95% noncondensingvs5% to 95% noncondensing
Operating Altitudetested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)vstested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)
OTHER Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342) vs Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (6GB/128GB, A2342)
Rating for Hearing AidsM3, T4vsM3, T4
Mail Attachment Support.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (MicrosoftWord); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and AdobeAcrobat); .ppt and .pptx (MicrosoftPowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx(MicrosoftExcel); .zip; .ics; .usdz (USDZUniversal)vs.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (MicrosoftWord); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and AdobeAcrobat); .ppt and .pptx (MicrosoftPowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx(MicrosoftExcel); .zip; .ics; .usdz (USDZUniversal)
SupportLanguage support, QuickType keyboard support, QuickType keyboard support with autocorrection, QuickType keyboard support with predictive input, QuickType keyboard support with multilingual input, QuickType keyboard support with contextual suggestions, Siri languages, Dictation languages, Definition dictionary support, Bilingual dictionary support, Thesaurus, Spell checkvsLanguage support, QuickType keyboard support, QuickType keyboard support with autocorrection, QuickType keyboard support with predictive input, QuickType keyboard support with multilingual input, QuickType keyboard support with contextual suggestions, Siri languages, Dictation languages, Definition dictionary support, Bilingual dictionary support, Thesaurus, Spell check

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