Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max vs Apple iPad Air (2020)

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Display

Size

6.7 inches
10.9 inches

Resolution

2778 x 1284 pixels,
458 PPI
2360 x 1640 pixels,
264 PPI

Technology

OLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

87.45 %
81.23 %

Peak brightness

 
500 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

HDR video support, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip

Apple A14 Bionic
Apple A14 Bionic

Processor

Hexa-core, 64-bit, 5 nm
Octa-core, 64-bit, 5 nm

GPU

Yes
Apple 4-core GPU

RAM

6GB LPDDR5
 

Internal storage

128GB, not expandable
64GB, not expandable

Device type

 
Tablet

OS

iOS
iPadOS (14.x)

Battery

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging

USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging
 

Camera

Rear

Quad camera
Single camera

Main camera

64 MP
12 MP (PDAF, BSI sensor)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.8

Fourth camera

ToF 3D depth sensing
 

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps)

Features

 
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front

12 MP
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.33 x 3.07 x 0.29 inches (160.84 x 78.09 x 7.39 mm)
9.75 x 7.03 x 0.24 inches (247.6 x 178.5 x 6.1 mm)

Weight

 
16.23 oz (460.0 g)
the average is 17.3 oz (494 g)

Materials

Back: Glass; Frame: Stainless steel
Back: Aluminum

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68
 

Biometrics

3D Face unlock
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

 
Rose gold, Space gray, Silver, Green, Sky blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 21(1500 Upper), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS

 
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice

Yes
 

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Multiple speakers

Features

Dolby Atmos
 

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO

USB

Lightning
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Charging, Headphones port
Charging, Headphones port

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

Buyers information

Price

 
$ 729

In The Box

 
USB‑C Charge Cable (1 meter), 20W USB‑C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced

 
Sep 15, 2020

Scheduled release

 
October 2020
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