Apple iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max review

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  • Published: 17 September 2019
  • What does it mean for a phone to earn the name "Pro"? Lots of power, for one. Usually great cameras. And software robust enough to handle arduous tasks with ease. The new iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max certainly tick all these boxes, and — as you might expect — they're the best iPhones Apple has ever made. The thing is, I say that every year and it's true each time, but it doesn't really sum up how I feel about the new iPhone Pros after having tested them for a while.

    These are both excellent devices, and represent Apple at the peak of its smartphone game. But are they dramatically better than the premium phones the company gave us last year? Well, yes and no. There are plenty of additions and improvements here, but when it comes to day-to-day use, their impact on the overall iPhone experience can seem muted. Ultimately, I have my own theory about why these phones get the "Pro" moniker: Because some of the changes here are so subtle that it would take a pro to notice them, much less appreciate them.

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Comments • 1 960

  • Miseera Kim
    Miseera Kim  31 minutes back

    wow....I got iPhone 11 through alexandriaxteam on Instagram!!!

    • Jan Doligosa
      Jan Doligosa  7 hours back

      Filipino?

      • 7.3 diesel and peterbilt grinding

        Still rocking my 5s

        • Itsumi Erika
          Itsumi Erika  17 hours back

          pls make it 60fps

          • Pedro Jose Ramos
            Pedro Jose Ramos  21 hours back

            Im considering buying the iphone 12 pro semi neutral engine ultra 10g fluxed sapphire glass obsidian camera lens max. Don’t know bout the rest of you though🤷🏼‍♂️

            • ChumpyChicken2
              ChumpyChicken2  1 days back

              I miss the pressure sensitive touch big time.

              • • itzMalk •
                • itzMalk •  1 days back

                Next generation the phone will be covered in cameras!! :D

                • Jumong Tabunaway
                  Jumong Tabunaway  2 days back

                  My iPhone 6 still good

                  • cpresley93
                    cpresley93  3 days back

                    Upgraded from a XS Max to a Pro Max yesterday and I’m satisfied. It really is a improvement 💯👌🏽.

                    • D3li0 Vlogz
                      D3li0 Vlogz  3 days back

                      Which one should I get?

                      Like - Space grey
                      Comment - Midnight green

                      Tough right?😢😳

                      • Xian Jadon
                        Xian Jadon  4 days back

                        I will buy that

                        • tatiana Castillo
                          tatiana Castillo  4 days back

                          What the heck, the loss of 3D Touch is my biggest problem with this phone. I was so upset to find this out. Others around me agree to. I use that sooooo much when I’m texting and nightlong a word or multiple words. Ugh

                          • edonis2787
                            edonis2787  4 days back

                            Can't wait for the iPhone XII Pro Max Ultra

                            • Tsm_Lechuga
                              Tsm_Lechuga  5 days back

                              I have an iPhone 7 if I switch will it be better ??

                              • Yutube Vlogger
                                Yutube Vlogger  5 days back

                                any kind of Phone is almost all desame? us long us you know how to use with handle care?

                                • Egg Man
                                  Egg Man  5 days back

                                  𖦹۞᯽ᴥ❥❦❥シᴥ♥⌫☾⌫✔ᴥᴥ♥ᴥ𓂺ᴥ♥シᴥᴥ✔ᴥꙬ✯𖦹✪۞✪☆𓇽𓇽☆𖦹𒊹✯❁⁂۞⁂☆𖦹⍟༄۞𖦹✯✪𓀡𓃟𓃒ଈ𓂻𓃱⚣𓄁𓅷♔𓀿𓀬𓄁𓆈𓀿sᴉɥʇ pɐǝɹ ʍou

                                  • Egg Man
                                    Egg Man  5 days back

                                    iPhone 11

                                    • Praveer Verma
                                      Praveer Verma  6 days back

                                      Did anyone observed that he has 42 missed calls.... ☣️🤣😂🤣☣️

                                      • Hala Mahamed
                                        Hala Mahamed  6 days back

                                        Omg wow but 12 will be better

                                        • Thomas Fisher
                                          Thomas Fisher  6 days back

                                          Very nice review. You really addressed almost everything I am concerned about. Except for one thing: Is the absence of a 5G radio meaningful in deciding whether or not to invest in this now?

                                          • Lyxzu Gaming
                                            Lyxzu Gaming  6 days back

                                            Who is watching on their iphone 11 pro max?

                                            • Eliza & erica
                                              Eliza & erica  6 days back

                                              I have got it😁😁😁

                                              • Adil A
                                                Adil A  7 days back

                                                i wanted to return my 11 pro max and buy 11 pro instead. i love the battery life on my pro max, is anybody here who can confirm that the battery on 11 pro is good as 11 pro max?

                                                • lionking. edits
                                                  lionking. edits  1 weeks back

                                                  Idk why im here im getting the Samsung a50/a70 soon lol

                                                  • JingLe BeLLs
                                                    JingLe BeLLs  1 weeks back

                                                    Stupid things

                                                    • Professor Sad
                                                      Professor Sad  1 weeks back

                                                      heres a pro tip: *answer your phone you have 42 missed calls*

                                                      • lego dinamico
                                                        lego dinamico  1 weeks back

                                                        the phones never innovate anything and are the worst quality price while samsung and the others if they innovate and people spending a lot of money while with little money they get better than those overvalued phones and it's not that I'm an android fanboy I just tell the truth

                                                        • TrustNothing
                                                          TrustNothing  1 weeks back

                                                          all iphone reviews, Lookz at the camerazzz. Like isn't there something else worth talking about? I'm genuinely interested in more than basic specs I can read anywhere and the new camera. Like, I'm not self absorbed, I care more other shit than pictures of myself and what i'm doing.

                                                          • Anthony De Silva
                                                            Anthony De Silva  1 weeks back

                                                            Great review. 👍🏽

                                                            • Alex Tsc
                                                              Alex Tsc  1 weeks back

                                                              Regarding the extra battery life...in fact the lack of the 3d touch gave apple some extra room for a bigger battery. So don’t give all the credit to the a13 bionic processor.

                                                              • Andreas Eriksen Vedal
                                                                Andreas Eriksen Vedal  1 weeks back

                                                                STOP SAYING 10S say xs. Its just stupid and obv confusing with s10 samsung

                                                                • Gople
                                                                  Gople  2 days back

                                                                  but its 10s no xs

                                                              • Andreas Eriksen Vedal
                                                                Andreas Eriksen Vedal  1 weeks back

                                                                S10 is faster. Check speedtest with all apps.

                                                                • Hannah Brown cow
                                                                  Hannah Brown cow  1 weeks back

                                                                  I’m so excited to get mine tomorrow

                                                                  • flappysnaps
                                                                    flappysnaps  1 weeks back

                                                                    Honestly I’m waiting for the Banana company. They’re making 2 models. The Youphone, and the Mephone. They’re biggest rival will be Orange with the Usphone.

                                                                    • flappysnaps
                                                                      flappysnaps  1 weeks back

                                                                      The next iPhone will be the iPhone 11+1 expert pro Maximus. The whole back will be covered with cameras. It will have a slightly faster processor and 4d touch. It will also include a new feature called “bio recognition”. You will have to pee on the phone to unlock it. Of course it will have IpeeX8 rating.

                                                                      • flappysnaps
                                                                        flappysnaps  1 weeks back

                                                                        The ugliest, most desperate iPhone yet. It’s $3000. Apple sucks

                                                                        • Pretty. Poppin. Princess.

                                                                          Who else is watching Because there getting this for Christmas but can’t wait 😭🤩♥️

                                                                          • Jack Wilder
                                                                            Jack Wilder  1 weeks back

                                                                            Kanpe muka kau mcm luqman podolski?

                                                                            • Constantinos Economou
                                                                              Constantinos Economou  1 weeks back

                                                                              my iphone 11 pro max when the back is cold stop working the touch and when is warm again its ok.. every morning i cant do anything until warm.. 1 minute in front of air condition with 18 celcium stop working.. please check if this happens to all models

                                                                              • mike Andersson
                                                                                mike Andersson  1 weeks back

                                                                                U need to change ur glasses! ..Put Retina!

                                                                                • Kazem Sahiddi
                                                                                  Kazem Sahiddi  1 weeks back

                                                                                  The phones just keep on getting uglier the next thing you know the whole cover will be full of cameras lol😂😂😂

                                                                                  • Phil y
                                                                                    Phil y  1 weeks back

                                                                                    Watching this on my iPhone 11 pro max. I’ve owned every iPhone from the 2g to the 8 plus. I switched to Android after that and am beyond satisfied being back on iPhone. The camera is incredible, the speed, battery life, no glitching, etc and just how fluid it is. I love this phone. I’m back to Apple for good.

                                                                                    • Nerijus T
                                                                                      Nerijus T  1 weeks back

                                                                                      Wrap your apple @ iphone jacket dot com

                                                                                      • Νικος Γκουσας

                                                                                        tsssssssssssst how rich is that guy

                                                                                        • Nyoman Wijaya
                                                                                          Nyoman Wijaya  2 weeks back

                                                                                          I don't need pro series, but I need anti-stealing series.

                                                                                          • Thomas White
                                                                                            Thomas White  2 weeks back

                                                                                            Just bought one of these today upgraded from a xs max I financed this phone as I will not be owning it for more than over a year most likely but that being said it still is expensive I payed 437 dollars lol but it beats paying 1100 ha ha but it is pretty cool I’m happy with it the battery seems to be a night and day difference and frosted glass with the matte finish feels premium I went with the midnight green but I wanted the silver but the store didn’t have it was kinda disappointed but the green is pretty nice too in but if you really value your money don’t upgrade unless you really need that camera or battery life lol I would not buy unless of course you got some old piece of trash like a 7 or lower

                                                                                            • Pringle 127
                                                                                              Pringle 127  2 weeks back

                                                                                              im getting the 11 with airpods

                                                                                              • b d
                                                                                                b d  1 weeks back

                                                                                                lucky you

                                                                                            • Amir Haizam
                                                                                              Amir Haizam  2 weeks back

                                                                                              Some one plss...your prefer buy new phone or shooping...