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Updated January 10, 2024·

If you prioritize storage space and slightly better overall camera quality, the iPhone 15 Pro Max is a great choice, but it is typically pricier than the iPhone 14 Pro Max. Both models have similar screen sizes and high-refresh-rate OLED displays. However, if you don't mind having a bit less storage and slightly lower camera performance, the iPhone 14 Pro Max offers a better battery life and comes at a lower price point. Keep in mind that the iPhone 15 Pro Max has a newer processor which may offer better performance and improved features such as an additional action button. Both phones are top-tier options with premium prices, top-notch displays, and no headphone jack, supporting the latest wireless standards, charging, and dual SIM capabilities. The operating system is iOS for both, ensuring a consistent user experience. Give Feedback

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Advantages of the Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max
  • The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has no clear advantages over the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max.
Advantages of the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max
  • Best in class for taking photos
  • Best in class for recording videos

Key differences

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Overall Camera Quality

9.2
iPhone 14 Pro Max
iPhone 15 Pro Max
10.0
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max has best in class overall camera quality, while the Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has excellent overall camera quality.

Photo Quality

9.1
iPhone 14 Pro Max
iPhone 15 Pro Max
10.0
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max takes best in class photos, while the Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max takes excellent photos.

Video Quality

9.5
iPhone 14 Pro Max
iPhone 15 Pro Max
10.0
The Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max and Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max both have best in class videos, though the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max takes somewhat better videos.

Cost

$1,000
iPhone 14 Pro Max
iPhone 15 Pro Max
$1,199
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The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has a price of $1,000 and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max costs $1,199.
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Key similarities

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Battery

10.0 Hours
iPhone 14 Pro Max
iPhone 15 Pro Max
9.8 Hours
The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has 10 hours of battery life. The Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max has 9.8 hours of battery life.

Screen Size

The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has a screen size of 6.7 inches and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max is 6.7 inches.

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How the Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max and the Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max compare to other phones

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Spec Comparison

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Apple iPhone 14 Pro MaxApple iPhone 15 Pro Max
Apple iPhone 14 Pro MaxApple iPhone 15 Pro Max

GENERAL

Price
$1,000
$1,199
Brand
AppleApple
Operating System
iOSiOS
Release Date
September 16, 2022September 22, 2023

SCREEN

Screen Size
6.7"6.7"
Resolution
2796 x 12902796 x 1290
Variable refresh rate
YesYes
Pixels Per Inch
460460
Display Type
OLEDOLED

INTERNAL

Processor
A16A17
Internal Storage
128 GB256 GB
RAM
6 GB8 GB

CAMERA

Overall Camera Quality Score
9.2/1010/10
Photos Score
9.2/1010/10
Videos Score
9.5/1010/10
Rear Cameras
Main, Ultrawide, TelephotoMain, Ultrawide, Super Telephoto
Main Camera
48 megapixels + OIS48 megapixels + OIS

BATTERY

Battery Life
10 Hours9.8 Hours
Battery Capacity
4323 mAh4441 mAh
Wireless Charging
YesYes
Wireless charging Speed
15 W15 W
Reverse wireless charging
NoNo

PHYSICAL

Size
6.33" x 3.06"6.3" x 3.02"
Weight
8.47 oz7.80 oz
Back Material
GlassGlass
Stereo Speakers
NoNo

CONNECTIVITY

Dual SIM
YesYes
Bluetooth Version
5.35.3
A2DP
YesYes
WiFi Version
66e
NFC
YesYes
US 5G Bands
(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, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 70, 77, 78, 79 (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
Deep Purple, Gold, Silver, Space BlackBlue Titanium, Natural Titanium, White Titanium, Black Titanium
SD Card
NoNo
Custom ROM Support
NoNo

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Pocket-lint

Britta O'Boyle | March 2023
"The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max is not just big in form, it's big in character. There's a refreshed design that's really striking, especially in this larger format, coupled with performance enhancements, battery improvements, camera improvements, the Always-On Display and the Dynamic Island feature. It will be too big for some, but if you're looking for the best iPhone Apple has made to date in the biggest possible format, the iPhone 14 Pro Max is definitely the one - it is excellent."

Apple iPhone 15 Pro Max

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Tom's Guide

Mark Spoonauer | September 2023
"The iPhone 15 Pro Max is a powerful flagship phone that delivers upgrade-worthy features, including a lighter and more compact titanium design, a bigger 5x zoom and a useful Action button. The A17 Pro chip is the fastest around and enables console-quality gameplay, while the battery lasts an epic 14 hours."

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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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