Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max vs Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra: Side by Side Specs Comparison

This is a side-by-side smartphone specs comparison of the Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max and Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

The Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max has a 6.7-inch display, Apple A16 Bionic processor, triple cameras, 5G connectivity, and 4323mAh battery.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra has a 6.8-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy processor, quad cameras, 5G connectivity, and 5000mAh battery.


Specs Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra
Picture Apple iPhone 14 Pro Max
3.3/5 stars (147 ratings)
× Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra
3.2/5 stars (59 ratings)
Screen 6.7-inch WUXGA+ Super Retina XDR OLED Display (1290 x 2796 Pixels, 460 ppi) with Ceramic Shield, 19.5:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz ProMotion refresh rate, HDR, Dolby Vision, and HDR10
1,000 nits max brightness, 2,000 nits peak brightness
Pill-shaped "Dynamic Island" screen cutout
6.8-inch QHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display (1440 x 3088 Pixels, 501 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2, 19.3:9 Aspect Ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, HDR10+, 1,750nits peak brightness, and punch-hole
S Pen stylus
OS iOS16 Android 13 with One Ui 5.1
Chipset Apple A16 Bionic Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy
CPU Hexa Core CPU
2x Performance Cores & 4x Efficiency Cores
Octa Core CPU
1x Cortex-X3 @ 3.36GHz , 4x Cortex-A715/710 @ 2.8GHz & 3x Cortex-A510 @ 2.0GHz
GPU 5-core Apple GPU Adreno 740
RAM 6 GB 12 GB
Rear Camera Triple Cameras:
48MP Main Camera (f/1.78 Aperture, all-pixel Autofocus, sensor-shift OIS)
12MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, all-pixel Autofocus, 120˚ FoV)
12MP Telephoto (f/2.8 Aperture, OIS, 3x Optical Zoom)
-Dual-tone LED Flash
-Up to 4K@60fps Video Recording with ProRes, EIS, Stereo Audio
Quad Cameras:
200MP Main Camera (f/1.7 Aperture, Laser AF, multi-dir. Autofocus, OIS)
12MP Ultra-wide (f/2.2 Aperture, Autofocus, 120˚ FoV)
10MP Telephoto (f/2.4 Aperture, Autofocus, OIS, 3x Optical Zoom)
10MP Periscope Telephoto (f/4.9 Aperture, Autofocus, OIS, 10x Optical Zoom)
-LED Flash
-Up to 8K@30fps video recording with HDR10+ & EIS, 100x Space Zoom
Front Camera 12 Megapixels (f/1.9 Aperture, Autofocus)
- Up to 4K@60fps Video Recording
12 Megapixels (f/2.2 Aperture, Autofocus)
- Up to 4K@60fps video recording
Storage 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB 256GB, 512GB, or 1TB
Expansion None None
SIM Dual SIM (Nano + eSIM) Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks 5G, 4G LTE (with VoLTE), 3G HSPA+, 2G EDGE & GPRS Networks
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac/ax/6 (dual band) Wi-Fi 6E
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.3 Bluetooth 5.3
Position GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS GPS (tri-band), GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
USB OTG Yes with Samsung DeX
USB Lightning Port USB Type-C
3.5mm Audio Jack No No
Audio Enhancement Stereo Dual Speakers and Dolby Atmos Hi-Res Audio and Stereo Dual Speakers tuned by AKG
FM Radio No No
Sensors Face Recognition
Barometer, Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Ultra Wideband (UWB) - AirTags
Emergency SOS via satellite (US & Canada only)
Crash detection
Face Recognition & Fingerprint Sensor
Barometer, Proximity Sensor & Ambient Light Sensor
Compass, Gyroscope & Accelerometer
Battery 4323 mAh Li-ion Battery (Non-removable)
20W Fast Charging (50% in 30 minutes, charger sold separately), Wireless Charging (15W MagSafe, 7.5W Qi)
5000 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-removable)
45W Fast Charging (65% in 30 minutes), 10W wireless charging
Material Glass front and back with Stainless Steel frame (IP68 Water & Dust Resistance) Glass front and back with Aluminum frame (IP68 Water and Dust Resistance)
Size 160.7 x 77.6 x 7.85 mm 78.1 X 163.4 X 8.9 mm
Weight 240 g 234 g
Colors Space Black, Silver, Deep Purple, and Gold Phantom Black, Green, Lavender, and Cream
Release Date September 8, 2022 February 2, 2023
Price 77,990.00 - Official price of 128GB version in the Philippines
84,990.00 - Official price of 256GB version in the Philippines
96,990.00 - Official price of 512GB version in the Philippines
81,990.00 - Official price of 256GB version in the Philippines
89,990.00 - Official price of 512GB version in the Philippines
103,990.00 - Official price of 1TB version in the Philippines
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