Following iPhone 12 Pro DxOMark tested the camera of its older brother, the iPhone 12 Pro Max.
Recall that compared with iPhone 12 Pro у iPhone 12 Pro Max is a more sophisticated camera that features a wide-angle camera sensor, optical zoom capabilities and optical stabilization. Have it has enough advantages: it is fast and accurate autofocus, accurate exposure, pleasant warm white balance in premises and in low light, high detail in good light, wide dynamic range in video, nice color rendering and skin tones in most videos, noise in video that is usually well monitored and also effective video stabilization.
But enough and cons: in frames the dynamic range is limited, on noise is often seen in photographs, especially in low light, color may look unnatural in HDR scenes, color quantization, ghosting, hue shift and ringing artifacts on photographs, instability of exposure in video, white balance in video in low light, light artifacts and quantizing color in video.
«Apple’s latest flagship significantly surpasses its predecessor in almost in all respects. Image quality is very good, autofocus is lightning fast and accurate, high detail, and colors in generally pleasant. Dynamic range could would be better, but mobile photographers in overall should be satisfied. The weakest link of this iPhone is the lack of long-term zoom capability, which we we often see flagships of competitors», — summed up the DxOMark experts.
IN As a result of testing, the iPhone 12 Pro Max received 130 points: 138 for photo, 68 for zoom and 113 for video.
This rating allowed the smartphone to settle on 4 place in the DxOMark ranking, moving to line below iPhone 12 Pro. But ahead is still Huawei Mate 40 Pro, Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra и Huawei P40 Pro.