iPhone 11 Pro
The iPhone 11 Pro is a beast among the smartphones with its brilliant camera setup, long battery life and superb performance.
Design & Display
The iPhone 11 Pro offers an elegant and well-executed design. The Apple logo has been pushed to the center of the device, and the word ‘iPhone’ has been removed.
The screen is 5.8 inches, Super Retina XDR Display. It has an 1125 x 2436 px resolution with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and 458 PPI density. It has a Stainless steel frame accompanied by Gorilla Glass front and back that come with oleophobic coating. The coating makes fingerprints and smudges harder to stick and easier to clean. The iPhone 11 is IP68-rated for dust and water resistance. The water-protection has a higher quality, increasing the submersion endurance up to 4 meters in deep water for 30 minutes.
The display supports Dolby Vision, HDR10, and Wide Color Gamut for life-like color accuracy. It also features True Tone adjustment that is an automatic white balance correction and uses a six-channel ambient light sensor and makes the whites and grays rendition more accurate.
The XDR actually means extreme Dynamic Range. As a result, the new screens are brighter at 800 nits up to 1200 nits. This display offers double the contrast over the previous OLEDs, and delivers a high dynamic range, like you have never seen before.
The iPhone 11 Pro supports Multi-Touch capability, IPS technology, and haptic touch. All this makes the iPhone 11 Pro an ideal device for watching multimedia content that leaves no place for any complaints. The colors look brighter than ever, while the viewing angles and contrasts stand out as well.
The colors that this phone comes in are Matte Space Gray, Matte Silver, Matte Gold and Matte Midnight Green.
Operating System & UI
The operating system on the iPhone 11 Pro is iOS 13, which is upgradeable to iOS 14.1 and all its great features.
iPhone 11 seeries not only support Face ID but also you can add a second face as an alternate appearance option. It is 30 percent faster and works from different angles, thanks to the true depth front camera. With the help of the A13 Bionic chip, Face ID can adjust to minor facial changes. So, longer hair or different facial hair will not stop you from unlocking your phone.
Siri has also evolved, and iOS 13 introduces a new voice that has an even more natural speech.
iOS 13 comes with a system-wide Dark Mode. It switches to dark all-white backgrounds and affects all system apps to save battery. It comes with the option of always-on or automatic.
Some of its other features are navigation gestures, scripting option, apple TV, Maps, an upgraded Health app, Music and apple pay.
Internal design and Performance
The chipset used in this device is the A13 that has 8.5 billion transistors. The chipset is faster and more power-efficient than the A12. It has an 8 core processor with 2x2.65 GHz Lightning high-performance cores and 4x1.8 GHz Thunder efficient CPU cores. The Lightning cores are 20% faster and 30% more efficient.
Also, the A13 comes with a 4 core GPU that is 20% faster and a 40% more efficient and has a better performance overall.
It also has a better cooling effect and sustained performance due to the applied upgrades.
The A13 Bionic processor on the iPhone 11 Pro makes it one of the most powerful phones out there. Due to the neural engine that powers the A13 chip, apps open much faster, and there is no lagging whatsoever. So, you can play high graphic games easily and experience no flaw or stuttering.
As for the memory, the iPhone 11 Pro comes with 4GB RAM and offers the option of 64GB, 256GB, or 512GB for storage.
iPhone 11 Pro is definitely a giant when it comes to camera. In this series, there have been a lot of camera upgrades and the overall performance is enhanced immensely. In this iPhone, the front design stays the same, but there is a triple-camera setup on the back, located in the top left .Also, the iPhone inscription is gone.
It has a main 12 MP Wide lens, a 12MP Ultra-Wide, and an added 12MP telephoto camera that comes with OIS and 2x optical zoom. The selfie camera is upgraded as well to 12MP and uses Smart HDR technology, which makes the quality of images outstanding and more natural-looking.
A Quick Take video mode lets you automatically record video with subject tracking. Audio Zoom allows you to match the audio to the video framing for a more dynamic sound.
Now you can capture 4k videos at 60 fps with great quality and stabilization. An incredible feature is being able to use all the four cameras including the selfie camera simultaneously.
The expanded dynamic range across all videos is amazingly impressive and you can switch smoothly during recording which is great.
The cinematic video stabilization optically and digitally stabilizes all the videos except the ultra-wide camera. The calibration between the three snappers is excellent which adds an exciting feature called Crop Outside Frame.
iPhone 11 Pro comes with a new feature called Slofies, which are slow motion videos and the quality of the pictures are amazing. You can experience taking pictures that are sharp and detailed with great dynamic range.
The camera has a night mode that enhances the quality of pictures in low-light conditions immensely. It uses the wide-angle lens to click images in low-light conditions and switches to this mode automatically when not detecting enough light. The quality of the Night Mode images is amazing. The pictures are detailed and sharp with a balanced exposure. The amazing automatic night mode is a great addition that offers clear photos even in poor lighting.
All cameras deliver a detailed level of consistency in colors, along with impressive quality, high dynamic range, and a fantastic overall performance.
There is also the portrait mode or Live Focus with advanced bokeh and Depth Control that features a lot of effects and can be used for both pictures and videos.
iPhone 11 Pro’s camera setup comes with a lot of other features and upgrades to allow you to experience the world of photography on a whole new level.
When it comes to battery life, Apple has made impressive improvements. The iPhone 11 Pro has a non-removable Li-Ion 3046 mAh battery that gives you up to 65 hours of Audio Playback. The battery can last for 15-16 hours on a single charge. It supports fast-charging up to 18W, allowing your phone to be charged up to 50 percent in just 30 minutes.
The iPhone 11 Pro supports spatial audio, Dolby Atoms and has stereo speakers, putting it among the loudest iPhones ever. The speakers are loud, with excellent sound quality.
This smartphone features sensors like accelerometer, Three axis gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, NFC, Ambient light sensor.
Apple's iPhone 11 series are ground-breaking devices and the iPhone 11 Pro is an absolute powerhouse. It is undoubtedly a value-for-money with its fantastic upgrades, superb camera setup, high quality and phenomenal performance.
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Announced||2019, September 10|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, September 20|
|Dimensions||144 x 71.4 x 8.1 mm (5.67 x 2.81 x 0.32 in)|
|Weight||188 g (6.63 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame|
|SIM||Nano-SIM and/or eSIM|
|Type||Super Retina XDR OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.8 inches, 84.4 cm2 (~82.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1125 x 2436 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)|
|Protection||Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating|
|OS||iOS 13, upgradable to iOS 13.5|
|Chipset||Apple A13 Bionic (7 nm+)|
|CPU||Hexa-core (2x2.65 GHz Lightning + 4x1.8 GHz Thunder)|
|GPU||Apple GPU (4-core graphics)|
|Internal||64GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, 512GB 4GB RAM|
|Dual||12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide)|
|Features||Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)|
|Video||4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.|
|Triple||12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.0, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.4, 13mm (ultrawide)|
|Video||4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, gyro-EIS|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS|
|USB||2.0, proprietary reversible connector|
|Sensors||Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Charging||Fast charging 18W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)|
|Talk time||Up to 18 h (multimedia)|
|Music play||Up to 65 h|
|Colors||A2215, A2160, A2217|
|SAR||1.18 W/kg (head) 1.16 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.99 W/kg (head) 0.99 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 460784 (v7) GeekBench: 13829 (v4.4) GFXBench: 57fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||-24.3 LUFS (Very good)|
|Audio quality||Noise -94.2dB / Crosstalk -81.0dB|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 86h|