iPhone XS Max features a 6.5-inch Super Retina display with custom-built OLED panels for an HDR display that provides the industry's best color accuracy, true blacks, and remarkable brightness.¹ Advanced Face ID lets you securely unlock your iPhone, log in to apps, and pay with just a glance. The A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine uses real-time machine learning to transform the way you experience photos, gaming, augmented reality, and more. A breakthrough 12MP dual-camera system takes your portraits to the next level with Portrait mode, Portrait Lighting, enhanced bokeh, and all-new Depth Control. Water resistance.² And iOS 12 – the most advanced mobile operating system – with powerful new tools that make iPhone more personal than ever.
6.5-inch Super Retina display (OLED) with HDR¹
IP68 dust and water resistant (maximum depth of 2 meters up to 30 minutes)²
12MP dual cameras with dual OIS and 7MP TrueDepth front camera – Portrait mode, Portrait Lighting, Depth Control, and Smart HDR
Face ID for secure authentication and Apple Pay³
A12 Bionic with next-generation Neural Engine
Wireless charging – works with Qi chargers⁴
iOS 12 with Memoji, Screen Time, Siri Shortcuts, and Group FaceTime⁵
Compatible with all major U.S. carriers, including Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile. Also compatible with prepaid carriers including Cricket Wireless, Boost Mobile, MetroPCS, Simple Mobile, Total Wireless, Tracfone, Net10, Mint, and H2O.
4G LTE speed provides fast Web connection for downloading apps, streaming content and staying connected with social media.
¹ The display has rounded corners. When measured as a rectangle, the iPhone XS Max screen is 6.46 inches diagonally. Actual viewable area is less.
² iPhone XS Max is splash, water, and dust resistant and was tested under controlled laboratory conditions with a rating of IP68 under IEC standard 60529 (maximum depth of 2 meters up to 30 minutes).
Splash, water, and dust resistance are not permanent conditions, and resistance might decrease as a result of normal wear. Do not attempt to charge a wet iPhone; refer to the user guide for cleaning and drying instructions. Liquid damage not covered under warranty.
³ Apple Pay is not available in all markets. For a list of Apple Pay countries and regions, see www.apple.com/ios/feature-availability/#apple-pay.
⁴ Qi wireless chargers sold separately.
⁵ Group FaceTime will be available in iOS 12 later this year through a software update.
* SIM Card not included.
Apple iPhone XS Max with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked)
EarPods with Lightning connector
Lightning to USB cable
USB power adapter
Apple iOS 12
A12 Bionic chip with Neural Engine
iPhone XS Max with 64GB Memory Cell Phone (Unlocked)
Additional Hardware Included
EarPods with Lightning connector, Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter
Wireless Charging Standard
Apple iPhone XS Max
Expandable Memory up to
SIM Card Size
SIM Card Slots
AT&T, Boost Mobile, Cricket, H2O Wireless, MetroPCS, Mint Mobile, Net10, Simple Mobile, Sprint, T-Mobile, TRACFONE, Total Wireless, Verizon
The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about GPS navigation, screen, durability and camera. Editors are less positive about connectivity and reception and have mixed opinions about portability. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 93/100 = Excellent quality.
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