iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max

iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max
Another way to compare iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max

Apple has made available all of its iPhones belonging to the iPhone 12 series. But now, I guess you are puzzled between the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max . Don’t bother yourself anymore, here I am going to give you a quick review and a comparison that would help you to buy the one that you crave for.
The iPhone12 Pro and iPhone12 Pro Max share may similar traits but there are some obvious differences as well. So let’s give it a quick review.

Display features of iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Pro

Both the iPhones share a common high-quality Super Retina XDR display running on an A14 Bionic chip. But there exist slight differences in the screen size and resolution of these smartphones. Pro Max has a resolution of 2778×1284-pixel at 458 ppi while the Pro has 2532×1170-pixel at 460 ppi.

iPhone 12 Pro Max has a screen size of 6.7‑inch while the iPhone 12 Pro has a screen size of 6.1 inches . Pro Max is Apple’s biggest screen size smartphone so if you want a bigger screen with a higher resolution then it’s the best option to buy.

Camera setups

All the iPhones of the 12 lineup have unique and similar triple-camera setups of Ultra Wide, Wide, and Telephoto cameras. But still, some differences exist.
An Ultra-wide camera has an aperture of ƒ/2.4  while that of the wide camera has an aperture of ƒ/1.6.
Both the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone Pro max differ in their Telephoto cameras. The telephoto camera of the  Pro has an aperture of ƒ/2.2 while  Pro Max has an aperture of  ƒ/2.2.

Other camera features of these iPhones include :

2x optical zoom in, 2x optical zoom out; 4x optical zoom range (iPhone 12 Pro)

Digital zoom up to 10x (iPhone 12 Pro)
2.5x optical zoom in, 2x optical zoom out; 5x optical zoom range ( Pro Max)

Digital zoom up to 12x ( Pro Max)

Night mode portraits enabled by LiDAR Scanner

Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control

Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High‑Key Mono)

Storage capacity and battery life

Both the iPhones has analogous storage capacities of  128GB, 256GB, and 512GB. However, in the case of battery life, the iPhone 12 pro-Max is slightly different and better. Pro Max can support video playback and audio Up to 20 and 80 hours respectively hours while the Pro module up to 17  and 65 hours respectively.

Colors and other features

Both the iPhones are available in the same color options which include Silver, Graphite, Gold, and Pacific Blue. However, the  Pro model is lighter than the Pro Max having weights of 189 grams and  228 grams respectively.

Differences do exist in the height width and depth.


Height: 5.78 inches (146.7 mm)

Width: 2.82 inches (71.5 mm)

Depth: 0.29 inch (7.4 mm)

 12 pro-Max:

Height: 6.33 inches (160.8 mm)

Width: 3.07 inches (78.1 mm)

Depth:  0.29 inch (7.4 mm)

Price Range

Both the iPhones are available in different price ranges.


128GB 6GB RAM : $999.00
256GB 6GB RAM : $1,099.00
512GB 6GB RAM : $ 1,299.00

Pro Max

128GB 6GB RAM : $1,099.00
256GB 6GB RAM : $1,199.00
512GB 6GB RAM : $ 1,399.00

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