Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max vs Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G – Review, specifications and prices

The new Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max phone has a 4 camera setup with a main lens of 12 MP, Apple A14 Bionic processor chipset and a battery of 3687 mAh. On other side, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.7 in (inches) 6.55 in (inches)
Processor Apple A14 Bionic MediaTek Dimensity 1000+
Operating System iOS 14.1 iOS 14.1
Resolution 1284 x 2778 pixels 1080 x 2400 pixels
RAM 6 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 12/12/12/TOF MP 64/8/2 MP
Front Camera 12 MP 32 MP
Battery 3687 mAh 4300 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max runs on Apple A14 Bionic chipset and the processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Firestorm and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Icestorm. It has a maximum CPU frequency of . Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Next-generation Neural Engine. Running on iOS 14.1 operating system.

The Apple A14 Bionic is a better chipset processor than the MediaTek Dimensity 1000+.

Meanwhile, the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has a MediaTek Dimensity 1000+, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 4 cores of 2.6 GHz Cortex-A77 and 4 cores of 2.0 GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2600 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. And it’s running on iOS 14.1 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is carrying a Apple GPU,4 cores gpu in the interior and the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has the ARM Mali-G77 MC9,9 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max battery capacity is 3687 mAh which is a 16.6% (percent) less powerful than the 4300 mAh offered by the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, MagSafe wireless charging – 15W, Qi wireless charging – 7.5W and USB Power Delivery 3.0.
The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G battery include Fast charging, Non-removable, 65W fast charging and SuperVOOC 2.0.

Screen

The mobile phone is using a OLED display with 1284 x 2778 pixels and a screen size of 6.7 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is featuring a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.55 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is a 2.2% bigger than Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
1200 cd/m² peak brightness 90 Hz refresh rate
2000000:1 Capacitive
800 cd/m² typical brightness Corning Gorilla Glass
Capacitive Multi-touch
Ceramic Shield Scratch resistant
Display manufacturer – Samsung
Dolby Vision
Haptic Touch
HDR10
Multi-touch
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Scratch resistant
Super Retina XDR
True tone display
Wide color display (P3)
Wide color gamut

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is carrying a ram memory of 6 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 1866 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max gives a 33.3% more ram memory capacity than Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G.

The maximum ram capacity offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is 6 gigabytes ,which is a 100% smaller than the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G with 12 gigabytes

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max is 512 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G with 256 gigabytes.

Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max rear camera setup is composed by 4 lenses of 12/12/12/TOF MP , the flash type is LED , a focal length (35 , of 26 mm , a pixel size of 1.7 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.6 f/2.4 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 64/8/2 MP , the flash type is LED , carrying sensor like Samsung S5KGD1 , a pixel size of 0.8 mic (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/2.4 f/2.2 f/2.4 respectively.

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Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
1080p @ 240 fps Angle of view – 119° (#2)
10x digital zoom (#2) Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2)
2.5x optical zoom (#3) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3)
5-element lens (#2) Aperture size – f/2.4 (#4)
5x optical zoom range (#3) Autofocus
6-element lens (#3) Continuous autofocus
Angle of view – 120° (#2) Continuous shooting
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#3) Contrast detection autofocus (CDAF)
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) Digital image stabilization
Autofocus Digital zoom
Continuous autofocus Exposure compensation
Continuous shooting Face detection
Digital zoom Geotagging
Dolby Vision HDR video recording HDR
Exposure compensation ISO settings
Face detection Macro mode
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13 mm (#2) Optical image stabilization
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 65 mm (#3) Panorama
Geotagging Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
HDR Scene mode
ISO settings Secondary rear camera – 8 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
LiDAR scanner (ToF 3D depth) Self-timer
Macro mode Third rear camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Night Mode Third rear camera – 2 MP (macro)
OIS (#3) Touch focus
Optical image stabilization White balance settings
Optical zoom
Panorama
PDAF (#3)
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Pixel size – 1.0 m (#3)
RAW
Sapphire crystal lens cover
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#3)
Sensor size – 1/3.6″ (#2)
Sensor-shift OIS
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max comes with a 12 MP in the front.

The Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G has a 32 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
1080p @ 120 fps 32 MP
12 MP 3-element lens (#2)
Aperture:f/2.2 Angle of view – 78° (#2)
Cinematic video stabilization Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Deep Fusion Aperture:f/2.0.4
Digital image stabilization Digital image stabilization
Face detection Face unlock
Face unlock Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning)
HDR Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm
Night Mode Secondary front camera – 2 MP (depth-sensing)
Sensor type:CMOS BSI (backside illumination) Sensor model:Samsung S5KGD1
Sensor type – ISOCELL PLUS

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G
5G NSA 5G NSA
5G SA 5G SA
EDGE EDGE
EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s) GPRS
Gigabit-class LTE with 2×2 MIMO and LAA HSPA+
GPRS LTE
HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s) Snapdragon X52 modem
LTE TD-SCDMA
LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
TD-
TD-SCDMA
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max price is $1300 and the Oppo Reno5 Pro 5G price tag is $550-600

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