iPhone 15 Pro Max: Apple enthusiast's ultimate fantasy

In terms of upgrades in camera settings, iPhone 15 Pro Max has taken a departure from its predecessors’ way
The image shows an iPhone 15 Pro Max. — Apple
The image shows an iPhone 15 Pro Max. — Apple

Apple’s recently launched iPhone 15 Pro Max now ranks at the top among all the contestants of the manufacturer’s Pro Max bout in the arena of iPhones.

While the entire iPhone 15 series has taken the world of smartphones by storm, its Pro Max model has begun gaining global acclaim on an exceptional scale, boasting improvements in various aspects.

iPhone 15 Pro Max specifications

With an iOS 17 CPU, the iPhone 15 Pro Max is powered by an A17 Pro chip, one unit up from the A16 Bionic chip in the preceding iPhone 14 Pro Max.

The A17 chip brings a six-core CPU with two performance cores and four efficiency cores, along with a five-core GPU and a 16-core Neural Engine which is two times faster than before.

  • Released 2023, Sept 12 221g, 8.3mm thickness iOS 17 256GB/512GB/1TB storage, no card slot
  • 8GB RAM

    Apple A17 Pro

  • 6.7"

    1290x2796 pixels

  • 48MP
  • 4852 mAh
Display6.7 inches with LTPO Super Retina XDR OLED
OSiOS 17
Dimensions159.9 x 76.7 x 8.3 mm
1290 x 2796 pixels
ChipApple A17 Pro
Main Camera
48 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide). 12 MP, f/2.8, 120mm (periscope telephoto), 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide)
Selfie Camera
12 MP, f/1.9, 23mm (wide)
Battery Life4852 mAh, Li-Ion, non-removable
ColoursBlack Titanium, White Titanium, Blue Titanium, Natural Titanium

Camera upgrades

In light of upgrades that are brought to its camera settings and functionality, the iPhone 15 Pro Max seems to have taken a departure from its predecessors’ way.

The latest iPhone 15 Pro Max sports a 48MP Wide camera with 12MP Ultra Wide and 12MP Telephoto with 5x optical zoom, making it the point of central attraction for those fond of taking pictures and expressing their sense of photography aesthetics.

Furthermore, 4K resolution with 60fps HDR with Dolby Vision, 1080p 240fps Slo-Mo, ProRes 4K 60fps with external, Cinematic Mode, and an Action Mode are included among a wide range of its exceptionally impressive video-making capabilities.

Design and display

The iPhone 15 Pro Max’s screen features an OLED display of 6.7 inches, called Apple's Super Retina XDR display. Along with that comes a resolution of 2,796 by 1,290 pixels, with a pixel density of 460 pixels per inch.

Under its Dynamic Island body, It also accompanies brightness with a maximum of 1,000 nits, 1,600 nits at peak for HDR content, or up to 2,000 nits at peak while being in sunlight.

DISCLAIMER: The prices have been taken as of November 2023, and are subject to change over time.