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The Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max is the largest handset in the iPhone 13 range and features a quad camera on the rear and a 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display with a dynamic refresh rate of up to 120Hz.
iOS 15 is pre-installed on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max, while the device is also rated IP68 for water and dust resistance.
Four storage options and five colours are available on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max.
|Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max|
|Display||Super Retina XDR OLED|
|Pixel resolution||1284 x 2778 at 458 ppi|
|Chip||Apple A15 Bionic|
|Resistance||IP68 for water and dust resistance|
|Operating system||iOS 15|
|Camera||Rear: 3 x 12MP, TOF 3D LiDAR scanner
|Video recording||4K video recording at up to 60 fps, 1080p recording at up to 120 fps|
|Storage||128GB, 256GB, 512GB, 1TB|
|Colours||Graphite, Gold, Silver, Sierra Blue, Alpine Green|
The camera on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max features a trio of 12MP lenses, with 26mm wide, 13mm ultrawide and 77mm telephoto cameras complemented by the TOF 3D LiDAR depth scanner that Apple has been including on their Pro and Pro Max handsets since 2020.
On the front of the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max there is a dual camera with a 12MP wide lens and a SL 3D depth and biometrics sensor.
4K video recording on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max is available at 24/30/60 fps while 1080p recording is available at 30/60/120/240 fps. Professional-grade ProRes filming is available on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max, although customers wishing to record 4K video in ProRes will need to purchase the 256GB storage option or higher to handle the memory demands.
Cinematic Mode is a flagship feature on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max. It allows users to follow subjects with video and automatically switch focus during a shoot. Cinematic Mode is capped at 1080p on the iPhone 13 range, so 4K is not supported on this mode.
The Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max is the largest iPhone in the 13 range and provides a 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display.
Apple include a 120Hz refresh rate on the professional-grade models, so the iPhone 13 Pro Max will refresh up to 120 times per second to improve brightness and scrolling experience. The ProMotion display functionality offers a dynamic refresh rate between 10Hz and 120Hz, ensuring the handset can balance brightness with conserving battery life.
Up to 1TB of storage is available on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max. Other storage options available are 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. All these storage choices come with 6GB RAM.
Higher storage capacities are required to recording in ProRes at 4K, with users who are likely to record a lot of 4K video on their device benefitting the most from the biggest storage options.
Apple customers can offload unused apps and files to iCloud to save space on the device itself.
Apple made a few design changes on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max compared to its predecessor, including a small notch, larger camera array and a 22g increase in weight to allow for the larger battery.
Fundamentally, the design of the iPhone 13 Pro Max matches the previous year's model with the same screen size, height and width.
The Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max is protected by Gorilla Glass on the front and rear. It also features a stainless steel frame, an upgrade on the aluminium frame on the non-Pro 13 models.
Five colour options are available on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max: Graphite, Gold, Silver, Sierra Blue and Alpine Green.
Wireless charging is supported on the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max. Using Apple's MagSafe wireless charger allows for 15W charging while Qi magnetic fast wireless charging allows charging at 7.5W.
No, the Apple Pencil is only compatible with iPads and does not work with the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max.
The Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max is the biggest handset in the 13 series and offers a larger screen. Some users find it too big to handle comfortable but other customers enjoy the larger display for watching videos and playing games.
The primary difference between the Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max and the 13 Pro is the larger display size of the 13 Pro Max. However, the 13 Pro Max also offers a quad rear camera and up to 1TB of storage compared to non-Pro iPhone models.