Xiaomi Mi 11 vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max – Review, specifications and prices

The new Xiaomi Mi 11 device has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 108 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 4600 mAh. On other side, the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Xiaomi Mi 11 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.81 in (inches) 6.5 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Apple A13 Bionic
Operating System MIUI 12.5 MIUI 12.5
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels 1242 x 2688 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 4 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 64 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes),512 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 108/13/5 MP 12/12/12 MP
Front Camera 20 MP 12 MP
Battery 4600 mAh 3500 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Xiaomi Mi 11 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture,6th Gen AI Engine,Game Turbo 4.0,LiquidCool 2.0 Vapor Chamber,6-stack graphite layer and Graphene layer. Running on MIUI 12.5 operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is a better chipset processor than the Apple A13 Bionic.

Meanwhile, the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max has a Apple A13 Bionic, the second processor has a total of 6 cores composed by 2 cores of 2.65 GHz Lightning and 4 cores of 1.8 GHz Thunder. It has a maximum CPU frequency of . Some other special features include 2650 MHz,64 bit architecture,8-core neural engine (NPU) and U1 Ultra-Wideband chip. And it’s running on MIUI 12.5 OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Xiaomi Mi 11 is carrying a Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max has the A13 GPU,4 cores graphics processor.

Battery

The Xiaomi Mi 11 battery capacity is 4600 mAh which is a 31.4% (percent) more powerful than the 3500 mAh offered by the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max. Some features include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Dual Cell battery, 55W fast charging, 50W wireless charging, 10W reverse wireless charging, Power Delivery 3.0, Quick Charge 3+ and Quick Charge 4+.
The Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging, Wireless reverse charging, USB Power Delivery 3.0, Video playback – up to 20hrs, Video playback (streamed) – up to 12hrs and Audio playback – up to 80hrs.

Screen

The device is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6.81 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max is featuring a XDR OLED display with 1242 x 2688 pixels and a screen size of 6.5 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Xiaomi Mi 11 is a 4.7% bigger than Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Xiaomi Mi 11 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
100% DCI-P3 120 Hz touch-sensing
120Hz refresh rate 1200 cd/m² peak brightness
480Hz touch sampling rate 2000000:1 contrast ratio
4D curved glass screen 800 cd/m² max brightness
5000000:1 Capacitive
Capacitive Dolby Vision
Corning Gorilla Glass Victus Haptic Touch
Delta-E 0.41 HDR10
DotDisplay with TrueColor Multi-touch
HDR10+ Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
JNCD 0.38 Scratch resistant
MEMC (Motion Estimation Motion Compensation) Super Retina XDR
Multi-touch True tone display
Peak brightness – 1500 cd/m² Wide color display (P3)
Scratch resistant Wide color gamut
SGS Eye Care Display Certification
Typical brightness – 900 cd/m²

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Xiaomi Mi 11 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 3200 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max is coming with a 4 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, the Xiaomi Mi 11 gives a 100% more ram memory capacity than Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max.

The maximum capacity offered by the Xiaomi Mi 11 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 200% bigger than the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max with 4 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, the Xiaomi Mi 11 gives a 100% more storage memory capacity than Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max.

The maximum storage capacity offered by the Xiaomi Mi 11 is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% less than the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max with 512 gigabytes

Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max gets you or 64 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes) or 512 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Xiaomi Mi 11 rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 108/13/5 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , carrying a sensor like Samsung S5K3T2 , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.4 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max rear camera comes with 3 lenses of 12/12/12 MP , the flash type is Quad LED , a focal length (35 mm) of 26mm , carrying sensor like Sony Exmor RS , a pixel size of 1.4µm and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.4 f/2.0 respectively.

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Xiaomi Mi 11 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
AI 2.0 100% Focus Pixels
Angle of view – 123° (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2) 1080p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.4 (#3) 10X digital zoom
Autofocus 2x optical zoom
Autofocus – 3 cm-10cm (#3) 5-element lens (#2)
Continuous autofocus 5-element lens (#3)
Digital image stabilization 6-element lens
Digital zoom Angle of view – 120° (#2)
Exposure compensation Aperture size – f/2.0 (#3)
Face detection Aperture size – f/2.4 (#2)
Face unlock Autofocus
Geotagging Cinematic video stabilization
HDR Continuous autofocus video
ISO settings Continuous shooting
Laser autofocus (LAF) Digital zoom
Night Mode 2.0 Exposure compensation
Optical image stabilization Face detection
Optical zoom Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 13mm (#2)
Panorama Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 26mm
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 52mm (#3)
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Focus Pixels (#3)
Scene mode Geotagging
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide-angle) HDR
Self-timer ISO settings
Third rear camera – 5 MP (telepmacro) Macro mode
Touch focus Night Mode
White balance settings OIS (#3)
Optical image stabilization
Panorama
Phase detection
Pixel size – 1.4 µm
Quad-LED dual-tone flash
RAW
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 12 MP (ultra-wide)
Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/2.55″
Sensor size – 1/3.4″ (#3)
Third rear camera – 12 MP (telephoto)
TOF (Time Of Flight) 3D camera
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Xiaomi Mi 11 comes with a 20 MP in the front.

The Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max has a 12 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Xiaomi Mi 11 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
20 MP 1080p @ 120 fps
Aperture:f/2.0.4 12 MP
Face unlock Aperture:f/2.2
HDR Cinematic video stabilization
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Face unlock
Pixel size:0.8 µm /0.000800 mm HDR
Sensor model:Samsung S5K3T2 Sensor CMOS BSI (backside illumination)
Sensor type:ISOCELL

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.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
4×4 MIMO EDGE
5G NSA EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
5G SA Gigabit-class LTE 2×2 MIMO-LAA
EDGE GPRS
GPRS HSPA+(5.76/ 42.2 Mbit/s)
Ho RxD LTE Cat 18(221.0/1.2 Gbit/s)
HPUE LTE-A(500/1 Gbit/s)
HSPA+(5.76/ 42 Mbit/s) TD-SCDMA
LTE Cat 20 UMTS(384 kbit/s)
Snapdragon X60 modem
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Xiaomi Mi 11 price is $610 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $660 (8 GB + 256 GB) or $720 (12 GB + 256 GB and the Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max price tag is $1099 (64 GB) or $1250 (256 GB) or $1450 (512 GB)

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