Apple recently released iPhone 14 Pro Max in September 2022. The latest entrant in the iPhone market is turning the tables regarding the upgrades it has come with. However, for those still unsure whether to upgrade their iPhone 13 Pro Max, this article will compare the iPhone 13 Pro Max with iPhone 14 Pro Max based on specifications, features, battery, storage and more.
A Quick Comparison – iPhone 13 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Max
The table given below gives an idea of how the iPhone 14 Pro Max stands against the iPhone 13 Pro Max. Some of the specifications and unique features of both phones are:
|iPhone 13 Pro Max||iPhone 14 Pro Max|
|Finish||Stainless Steel design with ceramic shield front and textured matt glass back||Stainless Steel design with ceramic shield front and textured matt glass back|
|Storage Capacity||Minimum 128 GB to maximum 1 TB||Minimum 128 GB to maximum 1 TB|
|RAM||6 GB||6 GB|
|Size & Weight||H x W x D – 6.33 x 3.07 x 0.30 inches Weight – 240 gms||H x W x D – 6.33 x 3.05 x 0.31 inches Weight – 240 gms|
|Display||6.7 inch screen Super Retina XDR display||6.7 inch screen Super Retina XDR display with Dynamic Island|
|Camera||12 MP Main, Ultrawide and Telephoto||48 MP Main, 12 MP Ultrawide and 12 MP Telephoto|
|Battery||4352 mAh Rechargeable Li-ion battery||4323 mAh, Rechargeable Li-ion battery|
|CPU||A15 Bionic chip||A16 Bionic chip|
|Operating System||iOS 15 upgradable to iOS 16.1||iOS 16|
|Price||Rs. 1,19,900||Rs. 1,39,900|
Comparison Overview of iPhone 13 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Max
Let’s now present an in-depth comparison of the key features of the iPhone 13 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Max and the upgrades offered by the newly launched iPhone 14 Pro Max as compared to its predecessor, iPhone 13 Pro Max.
Both the models have a screen size of 6.7” and almost similar resolution. The two new features in the display of the iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 13 Pro Maxare a Dynamic Island system and the Always-On display feature.
Dynamic Island is a pill-shaped area that not only accommodates the camera hardware but also acts like a front and centre information hub for all the alerts and notifications. The dynamic island replaces the notch and is designed to change its shape and size as per the content displayed.
The always-on display has been introduced first time in an iPhone. It displays the home screen in low light, even when the phone is locked. The phone’s refresh rate (1-120Hz) technology allows an always-on display feature to save power.
iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 13 Pro Max in terms of camera and picture quality are almost similar, except for a few new additions in the new version. Apple introduced a larger 48 MP main camera in 14 Pro Max as compared to a 12 MP main camera in 13 Pro Max. It helps in delivering better quality photos even in low light with the new Photonic Engine.
An Action Mode has been added to the 14 Pro Max for video recording, improving stabilization while shooting high-action videos. Also, the new Cinematic Mode, working in 4K HDR at 24fps, is an improved version of the cinematic mode of 1080p resolution in the 13 pro max.
iPhone 14 Pro Max has an upgraded version of the A 15 Bionic chip of the iPhone Pro Max, that is, A 16 Bionic Chip. The upgraded version has a 6-core CPU with 2 performance cores as well as 4 efficiency cores with a 5-core GPU, and a 16-core Neural Engine. A-16 has been designed to manage the always-on display efficiently. However, the difference in power and speed between the iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 13 Pro Max is not as big as it is expected to be.
4. Battery size and Charging:
The iPhone 14 Pro Max’s battery is smaller than the iPhone 13 Pro Max. Despite the smaller battery, the 14 Pro Max has a slightly better mAh rating than its predecessor, 13 Pro Max. Both models have the same charging speed and charge at 20 W.
Talking about the price of the iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 13 Pro Max,the starting price for the iPhone 14 Pro Max is Rs. 1,39,900 and the price of the iPhone 13 Pro Max in India starts from Rs. 1,19,000. Considering the new features, the price of the 14 Pro Max is not too high if compared to the price of the iPhone 13 Pro Max.
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