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Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB) vs Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Google Pixel 4 XL phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Google Pixel 4 XL X14Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)
6.5"
AMOLED

1242x2688

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3969
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max X10Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
6.3"
POLED

1440x3040

12.2
MP

8mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3700
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


14 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)
iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)vsPixel 4 XL (64GB)
 9 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
512GB (496GB user available)vs64GB (50GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
NVMe (SSD)vsUFS 2.1
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic frame, front/back glassvsAluminum frame, front/back glass
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsP-OLED
 3%3%
+Larger screen
6.5"vs6.3"
 28%28%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MPvs(dual camera) 12.2MP + 16MP
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsDual LED flash
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 48%48%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MPvs(dual front camera) 8MP + 0.3MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 7%7%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3969 mAhvs3700 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)

10 Advantages Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Pixel 4 XL (64GB)vsiPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)
 10%10%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2.65Ghz 64bit Hexa-Core
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs4GB LPDDR4X
 17%17%
+Lighter
193 grams (6.76 ounces)vs226 grams (7.91 ounces)
 31%31%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3040 pixelsvs1242x2688 pixels
 17%17%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
534 PPIvs456 PPI
 6%6%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 17%17%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1200 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbps
Advantage
+Best output for headset
Type-C reversible connectorvsproprietary audio output
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Proprietary connector

28 Common items in both devices
16 million
Digital and optical zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo/video on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 5
IP68 certified
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
ModeliPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Also known asiPhone 11 Pro Max A2218, A2220, A2161Google Pixel XL4 G020, G020P, GA01180-US, GA01182-US
Country or region availableVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandAppleGoogle
Release dateSeptember, 2019October, 2019
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)77.8 x 158 millimeters (3.06 x 6.22 in)75.1 x 160.4 millimeters (2.96 x 6.31 in)
Weight226 grams (7.91 ounces)193 grams (6.76 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsCeramic frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Operating systemiOS 13Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65Ghz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Thunder
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerApple GPU MP4Qualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage512GB (496GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
64GB (50GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDP-OLED
Screen size6.5" inches6.3" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~82.2% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1242x2688 pixels1440x3040 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)456 PPI534 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5
Mobile networks and dataApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF) and e-Sim
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat16

A2218 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)

A2220, A2161 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
LTE Cat18
VoLTE

Global version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

USA version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload1024/150 Mbps1200/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Main camera(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 13mm)
12MP telephoto (f/2.0 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
(dual camera)
12.2 megapixels
16MP telephoto (f/2.4 45mm 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens28mm lens
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo/video on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Front camera(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D
(dual front camera)
8 megapixels
0.3MP TOF
Front camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lens22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.22µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFFMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio outputproprietary audio outputType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte)
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Dolby Vision, HDR10, 120Hz display
- Face ID
- Dolby Atmos
- Dolby Digital Plus
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Just Black, Clearly White, Oh So Orange
- Display: 19:9, DCI-P3 100%, HDR, 90Hz
- Always-on display
- Google Pay
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Battery capacity3969 mAh3700 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W9V/2A=18W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max (512GB)Google Pixel 4 XL (64GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.16 W/Kg (head) | 1.17 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.95 W/Kg (head) | 0.99 W/Kg (body)feature not registered