The iPhone 11 Pro Max is not a better smartphone in the photo than the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 or the Huawei Mate 30 Pro, DxoMark slice. According to the tests carried out by the laboratory, the last flagship of Apple sins by its Portrait mode and its optical zoom still perfectible.
The iPhone 11 Pro Max has just entered the top 5 of the best smartphones in DxoMark photo. The iPhone gets a rating of 117, a tie with the Galaxy Note 10+ 5G and the Galaxy Note 10+ of his rival Samsung. In detail, DxoMark assigns a rating of 124 in photography and a note of 102 video. "This is our best score for the video" note the laboratory. The phone makes it possible"Record video clips with precise details", underlines the detailed test.
On the photography side, DxoMark praises the awesome detail level of photos in all test conditions, its fast and accurate autofocus, its ultra-wide ultra-efficient lens and its excellent targeted exposure. "We recommend the new iPhone for all smartphone image creators" ensures DxoMark.
DxoMark regrets, however, the recurrent presence of noise on pictures, a significant loss of detail when the optical zoom is pushed beyond 2x, when the flash is activated or on pictures taken at a wide angle. Experts also noticed a predominance of green and yellow on indoor photos. In conclusion, the iPhone 11 Pro Max is one of the best photophones of the current market but Bokeh simulation mode (Portrait mode) and optical zoom are less successful than those proposed by the competition.
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The ranking of the best smartphones in DxoMark's photo
DxoMark has updated its ranking of the best photophones on the market. Huawei's Mate 30 Pro remains in first place with a score of 121, tied by Xiaomi's Mi Note 10 (and its five-fold 108-megapixel photo sensor). Check out the full rankings below:
This ranking is expected to evolve in the coming months with the appearance of other smartphones. We expect the turn the Honor View 30, the Huawei P40 and the Galaxy S11 (which would be equipped with a photo sensor 108 Mpx). What do you think of this podium? We are waiting for your opinion in the comments.