Samsung Wave II vs Apple iPhone XS Max

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Display

Display size

3.7 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution

480 x 800 pixels
1242 x 2688 pixels

Pixel density

252 ppi
458 ppi

Technology

Super Clear LCD
OLED

Screen-to-body ratio

52.67 %
84.29 %

Peak brightness

 
625 cd/m2 (nit)

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)
HDR video support, Pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

5 megapixels
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Second camera

 
12 megapixels

Hardware Features

 
Telephoto, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

 
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

LED
Quad LED

Video recording

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

Video calling
Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

Yes
7 megapixels

Features

 
Wide Angle, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

4.88 x 2.35 x 0.46 inches (123.9 x 59.8 x 11.8 mm)
6.20 x 3.05 x 0.30 inches (157.5 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm)

Weight

4.76 oz (135 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)
7.34 oz (208 g)
the average is 6 oz (173 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass; Frame: Stainless steel

Resistance

 
Water, Dust

IP certified

 
IP 68

Biometrics

 
3D Face unlock

Colors

 
Gold, Gray, Silver

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 3
Apple A12 Bionic APL1W81

Processor

Single core, 1000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A8
Hexa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU

PowerVR SGX540
Apple 4-core GPU

RAM

 
4 GB

Internal storage

 
512 GB, not expandable

Storage expansion

up to 32 GB
 

OS

bada
iOS (12.x)

Battery

Capacity

1500 mAh
3179 mAh

Charging

 
USB Power Delivery, Qi wireless charging

Talk time

13.83 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)
25.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1388 min)

Stand-by time

25.8 days (620 hours)
the average is 21 days (500 h)
 

Talk time (3G)

6.83 hours
the average is 23 h (1396 min)
 

Stand-by time (3G)

22.9 days (550 hours)
the average is 26 days (636 h)
 

Music playback

 
65.00 hours

Video playback

 
15.00 hours

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

 
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46

UMTS

900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

 
Nano SIM, eSIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

 
Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth

3.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band

USB

USB 2.0
Yes

Connector

microUSB
Lightning

Features

 
Mass storage device, USB charging

Mobile Payment

 
Apple Pay

Location

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

Other

Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Vibration

Hearing aid compatibility

 
M3, T4

Other features

Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

TV-out
Wireless screen share

Radio

FM, RDS, Recording option
 

Speakers

 
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Headphones connector

3.5mm
Lightning

Additional microphone(s)

 
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Sep 28, 2010
Sep 12, 2018

FCC ID value: A3LGTS8530 link
FCC ID value: BCG-E3219A link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.41 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Body

0.44 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Measured in

1900 MHz
 

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.52 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.00 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
EarPods with Lightning Connector, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, Documentation

MSRP price

 
$ 1449
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