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Updated January 10, 2024·

Choosing between the iPhone 11 and iPhone 15 Pro involves several tradeoffs. The iPhone 15 Pro costs more but offers a higher-quality OLED screen, better camera capabilities including a 48-megapixel main camera compared to the iPhone 11's 12-megapixel, and more advanced HDR video. It also has double the base storage and a more powerful A17 processor with 8GB of RAM, giving you smoother performance. The iPhone 15 Pro also supports 5G connectivity, providing faster internet if available. In contrast, the iPhone 11 is much more affordable, still takes good photos, and has a respectable battery life, making it a valuable option for those on a budget. Both phones have a similar screen size and run on iOS, but you must decide if the iPhone 15 Pro's enhancements are worth the price increase over the iPhone 11's budget-friendly proposition. Give Feedback

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Advantages of the Apple iPhone 11
  • The Apple iPhone 11 has no clear advantages over the Apple iPhone 15 Pro.
Advantages of the Apple iPhone 15 Pro
  • Best in class for taking photos
  • Best in class for recording videos
  • Good battery life
  • Best in class display quality
  • Best in class performance

Key differences

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Overall Camera Quality

6.6
iPhone 11
iPhone 15 Pro
9.5
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has best in class overall camera quality, while the Apple iPhone 11 has only fair overall camera quality.

Photo Quality

6.2
iPhone 11
iPhone 15 Pro
9.5
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro takes best in class photos, while the Apple iPhone 11 takes only fair photos.

Video Quality

6.8
iPhone 11
iPhone 15 Pro
10.0
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro takes best in class videos, while the Apple iPhone 11 takes only fair videos.

Cost

$271
iPhone 11
iPhone 15 Pro
$999
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The Apple iPhone 11 has a price of $271 and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro costs $999.
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Key similarities

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Battery

7.1 Hours
iPhone 11
iPhone 15 Pro
7.3 Hours
The Apple iPhone 11 has 7.1 hours of battery life. The Apple iPhone 15 Pro has 7.3 hours of battery life.

Screen Size

The Apple iPhone 11 has a screen size of 6.1 inches and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro is 6.1 inches.

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How the Apple iPhone 11 and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro compare to other phones

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Spec Comparison

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Apple iPhone 11Apple iPhone 15 Pro
Apple iPhone 11Apple iPhone 15 Pro

GENERAL

Price
$271
$999
Brand
AppleApple
Operating System
iOSiOS
Release Date
September 20, 2019September 22, 2023

SCREEN

Screen Size
6.1"6.1"
Resolution
1792 x 8282556 x 1179
Variable refresh rate
NoYes
Pixels Per Inch
326461
Display Type
LCDOLED

INTERNAL

Processor
A13A17
Internal Storage
64 GB128 GB
RAM
4 GB8 GB

CAMERA

Overall Camera Quality Score
6.7/109.5/10
Photos Score
6.2/109.5/10
Videos Score
6.8/1010/10
Rear Cameras
Main, UltrawideMain, Ultrawide, Telephoto
Main Camera
12 megapixels + OIS48 megapixels + OIS

BATTERY

Battery Life
7.1 Hours7.3 Hours
Battery Capacity
3110 mAh3274 mAh
Wireless Charging
YesYes
Wireless charging Speed
7.5 W15 W
Reverse wireless charging
NoNo

PHYSICAL

Size
5.94" x 2.98"5.77" x 2.78"
Weight
6.84 oz6.60 oz
Back Material
GlassGlass
Stereo Speakers
NoNo

CONNECTIVITY

Dual SIM
YesYes
Bluetooth Version
5.05.3
A2DP
YesYes
WiFi Version
66e
NFC
YesYes
US 5G Bands
N/A(SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 53, 66, 70, 71, 77, 78, 79, 258, 260, 261 (SA/NSA/Sub6)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 53, 66, 70, 71, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79

OTHER FEATURES

Biometric unlock
Face unlockFace unlock
Unlockable Bootloader
NoNo
Color
Black, White, Green, Purple, Red, YellowBlue Titanium, Natural Titanium, White Titanium, Black Titanium
SD Card
NoNo
Custom ROM Support
NoNo

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Tom's Guide

Mark Spoonauer | September 2021
"The iPhone 11 delivers superb cameras, fast performance and excellent battery life, making it the iPhone to buy for many people. The cameras are very good, thanks to an ultra-wide lens and a Night mode for better low-light performance. This device also has IP68-rated water resistance, which means that it can withstand 2 meters of water for 30 minutes, and is one of the best waterproof phones out there."

Apple iPhone 15 Pro

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Mark Spoonauer | September 2023
"The iPhone 15 Pro is the one to get if you want a powerful flagship you can easily use it with one hand. Not only is the titanium design stronger and lighter, Apple made the design smaller with slimmer bezels. You also get very strong cameras with night mode and portrait improvements, blazing performance from the A17 Pro chip and a smart Action button."

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About Apple

The tech giant called Apple is synonymous with the most popular smartphone in the world: the iPhone. Known for their build quality and aesthetics, as well as for their excellent integration between hardware and software, iPhones have defined the smartphone industry ever since their conception and they continue to do so by setting new industry standards. Apple's own operating system, called iOS, is known for its simplicity and ease of use, and the company tends to complement it well by creating devices with some of the most powerful processing hardware available in the mobile world. The iPhone is also known for its robust ecosystem of accessories, as it facilitates a very seamless experience when interacting with other Apple products, more so than most of its competitors.

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