Apple’s newer version of Iphone is available from 20th September, 2019. They have done some major changes in design, camera module and color. Though, it almost a look alike phone with iphone X but it comes up with the upgraded software and hardware. So let’s have brief discussion about these 3 variants.
All the 3 phones looks similar as iphone X from the front. But iphone has come up with whole new triple camera setup in 11 pro and 11 pro max version. But iphone 11 comes up with vertical camera setup but housed in square shaped camera bump with flash. All the 3 version of the phones have front and back glass. Though the gorilla version is still unknown. But both of the pro version has stainless steel frame where 11 has aluminum frame. All the phone is IP68 water and dust resistive. Side buttons and lightning connector are as same as the previous version.
Iphone 11 has 6.1 inches liquid retina IPS LCD display. On the other hand, the pro versions have 5.8 inches and 6.5 inches Super Retina XDR OLED display respectively in pro and pro max. All 3 have ratio 19.5:9 along with 326 ppi density in 11 and 458 ppi with higher pixel density in pro versions. More on, 11 has the display brightness of 625 nits and pro versions have 800 nits. But all the versions have 120 Hz touch sensitivity with scratch resistant glass and oleophobic coating. All 3 displays have come along with Dolby vision and true tone HDR10.
In 2019, apple has used third generation neural engine which they named A13 bionic. It’s whole new and more powerful mobile chipset ever made by Apple built with 7nm nanotechnology. It’s hexa-core CPU has 2 2.65 GHz lightning and 4 1.8GHz thunder cores. It also has graphics of 4 core Apple GPU. And according to Antutu benchmark, Iphone 11 series phones have scored 455000-462000, which is a lot higher than the comparative android phones and previous versions of Iphone. So, you can assume easily how powerful the new A13 bionic chipset is. Apple also released their newer software version IOS 13 which is also available in these phones. All 3 phones have 4GB of RAM and have 64GB, 128GB, 256GB and 512GB of memory variants.
Apple believe that their new camera set up that add tons of capability without complexity. The pro versions have 3 12MP camera lenses. One is wide camera of f/1.8 aperture 6-elements lens. Next one is 120 degree 5-elements 12MP ultrawide lens of f/2.4 aperture. This lens covers 4 times more scene than older one. And then comes the superb 6-element 12MP telephoto lens of f/2.0 aperture. This lens has optical image stabilization with 2 times optical zoom. Now you can take portraits with advanced bokeh effect and depth control with six lighting effects. Auto adjustment and smart HDR take the camera ability to a whole new level. But the telephoto lens is missing in iphone 11.
This camera module also gives a new dimension to video recording with mobile. You can take
- 4K video at 24fps/30fps/60fps.
- 1080p HD video recording at 30fps/60fps.
- 720p video recording at 30fps.
Apple uses a new tech called Audio zoom. Apple says it is the highest quality video in any smartphone.
As front camera, apple provides a 12MP camera of f/2.2 aperture.
It also has portrait mode with advanced bokeh effect and depth control with six lighting effects. It can capture 4K recordings at 24/30/60 fps. 1080p at 30/60 fps and slo-mo at 1080p at 120fps. It also has next generation HDR and extended dynamic range for video at 30fps. Apple adds retina flash and auto image stabilization. Cinematic video stabilization is available in both front and back camera.
Apple provides no headphone jack along these 3 versions. They provide stereo speaker and active noise cancellation with dedicated mic. Stereo speaker gives best quality sound generated by Dolby atmos.
- Face ID
- Three-axis gyro
- Proximity sensor
- Ambient light sensor
- Iphone 11: 3000mAh li-ion
- Iphone 11 pro: 3200mAh li-ion
- Iphone 11 pro max: 4000mAh
All of these are non-removable. Apple claims that this time the battery can give more than 4 hours extra battery life than Iphone X. And for the very first time apple provides the type-C cable and fast charging option with 18W charger. With this fast charging option, it will take 30 minutes to charger upto 50%.
IN THE BOX
- An Iphone with IOS 13
- Earpods with lightning connector
- USB-C lightning cable
- 18W USB-C power adapter