iPhone 14 Pro Max Review
The iPhone 14 Pro Max is one of the most powerful devices at present. It is so satisfying to use. The new dynamic island is a perfect combination for heading up the notifications. This model also has fantastic cameras with a brand new 48MP main sensor. It has also provided always-on display and excellent battery life. The device seems to be a little bit pricey but it is the best phone.
1 iPhone 14 Pro Max: Release Date and Price
- The iPhone 14 Pro Max is now on sale and it has released on 16 September.
- The starting price is $1,099 / £1,199.
- There are a lot of variants of these models. The starting variant of storage is 128GB which will cost $1099 / £1,199.
- You can have 256 GB which will cost about $1,199 / £1,309.
- You also have an option of 512 GB that will cost you $1,399 / £1,529.
- And a last variant of 1TB will cost you $1,599 / £1,749.
2 Design of iPhone 14 Pro Max
To tell about the design, the first thing comes in my sight is a large notch has gone and a pill shaped cutout is placed on that area. The apple is calling it as the Dynamic Island. It has begun one of the best topic in the town now. The new iPhone 14 pro max has introduced new design similar to 13 series but with new stunning looks.
On the back, there are three camera lenses which have been bigger than before. This has made it slightly heavier and thicker than the previous one. The measurement is 6.33 x 3.05 x 0.31 inch. The weight is only 8.47 ounces. The weight is not too much. At first it was feeling heavy but some times later, it seems that the weight is perfect.
There are four color options available for the consumers. Space Black, Silver, Gold and Deep Purple are these colors. I think the purple color is the most elegant one. You can add matte glass back for better safety. The phone is IP68 water resistance.
Wait! Something is missing. Where is the SIM card tray? Apple has removed the SIM card tray for the US models. There it has included the eSIM technology. There is good news that you can add two active numbers and one is your personal one and other will be for business purposes.
3 Meet Dynamic Island at new iPhone 14 Pro Max
Apple has introduced an innovative idea of meeting something new. Apple has moved from the larger notch and placed it slightly lower. Apple has presented it with funnier and creatively. They have made the Dynamic Island just like a mini dashboard. It is providing the enough information to you through the dynamic island.
You open the Spotify or apple music and then swipe back to home screen, you will get a perfect album art just on your left and a wave sign on the right. At that moment, if you hold on the dynamic island a larger window will come forward and will provide you enough information for tracking the playback control and track progress. Here you can press once to launch the app.
There are a lot of apps just like this are taking beautiful advantages of the dynamic island. You can use the timer here or the map direction sign. You have also the option to display to incoming and out going call there. The great thing is you can use two live activities by the two sides of the island. Apple has decided to provide more activities through the dynamic island in the later years. There is the placement of face id.
4 Always on display and screen quality of iPhone 14 Pro Max
The iPhone 14 pro max is a big screen phone and it has justified the price by providing the high price through a stellar display and always on capabilities.
There are different features related to the android feature and that is the always on display. Apple has shown a robust experience through it. The always on display is intelligent enough that becomes turn off when you put it in pocket.
iPhone 14 Pro Max has included the super retina XDR display with amazing brightness. The display is much bright and vivid. The display can turn to 1600 nits of brightness with HDR features and 2000 nits in direct sunlight. Apple has provided 120Hz refresh rate display.
5 Cameras on iPhone 14 Pro Max
Apple has used 48 MP main sensor for the first time. It will group every four pixel in a quad pixel and will make them to bright light capture in 12 MP photos. You can take 48 MP in pro RAW mode for the most detail. The 48MP camera has enabled 2x zoom option and it has included a 12MP 3x telephoto zoom lens.
The iPhone 14 Pro Max has included the 12 MP ultrawide camera that can autofocus with f/1.9 aperture to take low light photos. The photo processing is offering through the A16 bionic chip for more bright and colorful photos.
There are two major upgrades at the video capturing. First one is action mode and second one is bumped through 4k resolution cinema mode. With action mode you can take video with shaky hand. The 4K resolution mode will offer you to take video in highest quality.
7 Performance of New A16 Bionic Chip
Apple has introduced the A16 bionic chip through the iPhone Pro Max. it is the first chip using 4 nanometer processes. It is one of the fastest chips in a phone. It is 10% more powerful than the A15 bionic but it can offer more bandwidth and memory which is more than 50% than before.
It can response wonderfully during switching between apps and playing games like asphalt 9 legends. Every scenery of games are truly like the just fluid.
8 Battery life and Charging
iPhone 14 Pro Max has the most power efficiency chip and it can last very long time on different battery test. The batter can last for about 13 hours and 39 minutes. That is one of the best battery life related to the top-notch phone. iPhone 14 Pro Max has come with 4323 mAh battery. You can think that it is not enough. Don’t forget that iPhone has the most power efficient chipset. So the battery is enough to power up the new iPhone 14 pro max.
Unfortunately, iPhone 14 Pro Max is limited to only 20W Charging. It can charge up to 42% in just 30 minutes. We expected more from it.
9 iOS 16
iPhone 14 Pro Max runs on iOS 16 by default. It is a perfect option for this phone. You can customize the lock screen, widgets and photos. This new OS is completely bug free and holding the new features among the customers.
10 Emergency SOS via satellite
Apple has introduced a new feature on iPhone 14 Max Pro and that is emergency SOS via satellite. This is for the first time of connecting satellite with phone. This has included new antenna and software to complete the action when you are out of coverage of cellular and Wi-Fi signal. You can use this feature to get emergency service through satellite setting to your location.
11 Crash detection
This is the new another feature of iPhone 14 Pro Max by apple. The feature is of crush detection. Apple has improved the gyroscope and accelerometer in order to detect a car crush. Whenever you face a car crush, iPhone will detect the situation and automatically contact with the emergency number to notify the situation that you have faced. iPhone will start to begin a count down whenever you faced the crash.
12 Problem and Issues
There are already complain about the new iPhone 14 pro max. Some customer has complaint that new phone has shaky camera when they are using TikTok, Snapchat and Instagram. It seems that the problem can have a connection with optical image stabilization system in new iPhone 14 pro max. already some users have posted the video of this problem and this is becoming an issue.
We can hope that there will be a new update to the iPhone 14 pro max and it will solve the existing issue. Another issue is new eSIM variant for US. Many countries in world have not introduced the new eSIM technology. But there is a good news that the variant of other region will have one physical SIM card slot and one eSIM slot.
Not only is the iPhone 14 Pro Max the most powerful phone available today. Thanks to the ingenious new Dynamic Island for showing notifications and live activities, it’s a delight to use. In addition, Apple’s largest Pro model offers amazing cameras, including a new 48MP main camera, an always-on display, an engaging Action mode for videos, and long-lasting batteries. Although expensive, it is the best phone money can buy.
iphone 14 Pro Max
The iPhone max pro is the best phone money can buy.
- Very Smart Dynamic Island
- Superb 48 MP camera
- Amazing battery life
- Always on Display
- Impressive action mode for video
- Lack of SIM card
- 20W Charging
- Thicker and heavier