iPhone 12 Pro Max review: how big is too big

9 nov. 2020
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Apple’s iPhone 12 Pro Max is the biggest iPhone you can buy -- and it comes with an impressive camera to match. In this review, we go into detail about the bigger sensor, how it performs in low light, and whether Apple’s biggest phone ever is worth the matching price tag.
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  • apple could do better .. they already have everything good. Make some useful things for the phone itself.

  • Welcome to the "phones you gonna buy in 2-3 years" edition

    Dyan RadinDyan RadinAcum o Zi
  • 12 pro max is AMAZING

    Joseph NguyenJoseph NguyenAcum o Zi
  • Would of been nicer if they would of included a 90 hz screen or 120 hz screen.

    J. S.J. S.Acum 3 Zile
  • Nice review with the pros and cons, especially in regard to the camera. I shoot with SLR's, so even the best phone camera pales by comparison but a friend wanted to know if it was worth upgrading. Even I'm impressed with the improvements over the years, for the low-light noise and the image stabilization has come a long way. I'm not so certain I'd buy a $1500 phone just to upgrade cameras (and certainly not for the 5G hype in the US, either). Thanks for helping confirm some of my suspicions, though, for it's a nice all-around review and comparison with the products from other lines.

    Johnnie Welborn, Jr.Johnnie Welborn, Jr.Acum 3 Zile
  • So what about us outside the US? I can't find any decent show like this in my country (Sweden) so when you talk about how it's not worth upgrading to 5G because of how slow the US network is, I feel a bit lost.

    Fredrik RevenyFredrik RevenyAcum 4 Zile
  • Nice

    A1 B1A1 B1Acum 4 Zile
  • Not big enough

    KevyogKevyogAcum 8 Zile
  • The only reason I upgraded to the 12 Pro Max now is because AT&T gave me a $700 trade in for my iPhone 8 Plus lol. Basically getting the 12 pro max 256gb for $500. Can’t beat that

    Jon RJon RAcum 9 Zile
  • That's what she said.

    BokeyBokeyAcum 10 Zile
  • Loved the video

    nishant salokinishant salokiAcum 14 Zile
  • Meet 4glit_tech on instagram he Got my iphone 12 pro max shipped to me..... All thank to 4glit_tech on instagram I will give him 100% of all my recommendation.

    Jonathan SardaunaJonathan SardaunaAcum 17 Zile
  • Meet 4glit_tech on instagram he Got my iphone 12 pro max shipped to me..... All thank to 4glit_tech on instagram I will give him 100% of all my recommendation.

    Jonathan SardaunaJonathan SardaunaAcum 17 Zile
  • Unfortunately it's too heavy and large for me, i will change mine with the 12 pro.

    JJAcum 17 Zile
  • I just switched to AT&T, bought the 12 Pro Max...and I learned something from your video. Thanks! Stream saver?!?! Boooooooo!

    Max M.D.Max M.D.Acum 18 Zile
  • Really great review. Really helpful. Got a feeling the 14 day return allowance is gonna be important with a phone this size and the pandemic meaning we can't go in store !

    thedoctorjamiethedoctorjamieAcum 22 Zile
  • what is the SOT of 12 pro max... anybody???

    Michael thapaMichael thapaAcum 22 Zile
  • Great review! I'm going with the max mainly for the camera so I can get better 3rd person shots while riding a motorcycle off road. Battery life helps too!

    ThinkMudThinkMudAcum 23 Zile
  • Whoa, just saw my old place in jersey city!

    Krishna YallaKrishna YallaAcum 25 Zile
  • Galaxy S20 ultra was to big in my opinion. The iPhone 12 Pro Max is as big of a phone I would want.

    KnownKnownAcum 26 Zile
  • Same size as Chevy Spark!

    Randall JamesRandall JamesAcum 26 Zile
  • I’d scan those codes, but I’m watching this on my phone.

    Dank RangooniesDank RangooniesAcum 27 Zile
  • Honestly.. I have a 7 Plus and now upgraded to a 12 Pro Max and I am thinking of sending it back. It is way too heavy.. it‘s just not comfortable. I really like the size tho

    IceWhite3DIceWhite3DAcum 27 Zile
  • I thought I lost my phone but with the help of Madeeasyhack I got my iCloud password back, he’s the best on Instagram

    Muskan AlishaMuskan AlishaAcum 27 Zile
  • We bought 2 iPhone 12 Pro Max and they both have awful antenna receptions and to return them and go back to my iPhone 11 Pro Max way better for rural areas

    Dan CookDan CookAcum 28 Zile
  • AWESOME review and it helped me ALOT with my decision ! Thank you.

    Frank MilanoFrank MilanoAcum lună
  • Im using the Iphone 12 pro max and I say the screen size is the perfect size, its not too big for me.

    MatthewMatthewAcum lună
  • Does anyone know which font they used for the thumbnail? MKBHD uses it for captions as well, I would love it if anyone knew. Thanks in advance!

    Gus LeffersGus LeffersAcum lună

    Digvijay PatilDigvijay PatilAcum lună

    Samantha GregorioSamantha GregorioAcum lună
  • What you never heard of the iPhone 8+? My 12 pro Max is a tiny bit larger than my 8+. For gods sake the 12 Max is not too big. It does have more heft but so what. You’ll get used to it. I’m just so sick & tired of tech you tubers saying that it’s too big or it’s colossal. Don’t you folks know about the 8+??? The 12 Max is the most timelessly gorgeous piece of hardware yet.

    Judy StraussJudy StraussAcum lună
  • get over pro motion... itll just waste battery.

    senor frogsenor frogAcum lună
  • Its big but it's not that bigger then 11 pro max

    Daniel VargoDaniel VargoAcum lună
    • It actually is bigger

      Dylan PowerDylan PowerAcum lună
  • I’m tied between getting this in the pacific blue and the iPhone 12 in blue. I currently have an iPhone XR. Any tips will be greatly appreciated 😊

    Blaise DipierroBlaise DipierroAcum lună
  • So you buy a 5g phone and can’t enjoy 5g services 👎

    joseph kakamorjoseph kakamorAcum lună
  • Waiting for the notch to get away, a bigger battery and 120 Hz display. That would be perfect.

    Sahil SharmaSahil SharmaAcum lună
    • Waiting for it since last 3 years now

      Digvijay PatilDigvijay PatilAcum lună
  • This review makes it seem like the iPhone 12 pro max has the best image quality but it doesn’t, the reviewer even goes further to say night mode is the best when compared to all, the truth is apple is playing catch up to the best. Other phones have larger sensors even. I’m not saying it’s not a good phone.

    Tizo JiyaneTizo JiyaneAcum lună
  • Probably the best most honest and with just the right amount of detail and opinion on the iPhone 12 MAX review I’ve seen so far. Thank you.

    German RodriguezGerman RodriguezAcum lună
  • Am I wrong to expect iPhone 13 Max next year? You know, the less “shiny one” with a big screen and battery?

    Marian CrkonMarian CrkonAcum lună
  • my iPhone and ps5 just got delivered here(Turkey 🇹🇷) to me after using a virtual card I purchased from DUMPSGURU on telegram at a cheaper price, check him out

    Aydan BakerAydan BakerAcum lună
  • The Note 20 Ultra is sweating in the corner...

    Josh G.Josh G.Acum lună
  • This phone reminds me of Dave Grohl's growing hand in the Everlong music video.

    vanderslagmuldersvanderslagmuldersAcum lună
  • Who else just ordered one but is so excited so keep watching videos of it?

    Charlie WCharlie WAcum lună
  • Literally watching this on my 12 Pro Max and I’m returning it because it’s so heavy! Yes the battery life is beyond amazing, BUT it’s not great for everyday use. I’m coming from a 6s so this was a HUGE change.

    Hector Solis-OrtizHector Solis-OrtizAcum lună
  • T mobile has true 5g

    shaji samuelshaji samuelAcum lună
  • Too big or too perfect?....

    Luis PenaLuis PenaAcum lună
  • FYI. AT&T Stream saver can be turned off or turned on by the AT&T app. You click on data,scroll down and click on manage stream saver. Turn on or off. It is a option for people Who have low data plans That don’t want to waste all of there data at once by streaming a video.

    My Style And MoreMy Style And MoreAcum lună
  • i just bought the iphone 12 pro max and i’m so excited for it to get here!!

    Gianna SmalarzGianna SmalarzAcum lună
  • I moved from the iPhone 5s to iPhone 12 it’s too big!!!

    YoutuberYoutuberAcum lună
  • We need to appreciate The Vege & how nice the video look

    1Paul J1Paul JAcum lună
  • How big is too big? Basically every phone made today.

    ArsenicDroneArsenicDroneAcum lună
  • Desgusting!!!! Bahhh!

    Nirav Massage praktijk voor lichaam en bewustwordingNirav Massage praktijk voor lichaam en bewustwordingAcum lună
  • Hmm, iPhoen biased review? The camera is very similar and not the best in other reviews.

    No NoNo NoAcum lună
  • I upgraded from the 8+ to the 12 Pro Max. I wanted the better camera since I take a lot of photos. The size doesn’t bother me at all. I didn’t think I’d use 5G since I live in a rural county in Virginia. Surprisingly I get 5G. Very pleased with this purchase

    Zachary McDonaldZachary McDonaldAcum lună
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    Anh tu HiangAnh tu HiangAcum 2 luni
  • loved your review! Especially when you stated how you would like the Pro over the Max pre Covid days - Just got the 12 Pro Max and yes, its BIG! Probably returning it for the 12 pro but will miss the extra battery life.

    Shannon LeighShannon LeighAcum 2 luni
    • Same! It’s too heavy.

      Hector Solis-OrtizHector Solis-OrtizAcum lună
  • Thank you

    Jadude116Jadude116Acum 2 luni
  • It's not that big. Though I'm used to big phones.

    EmilyEmilyAcum 2 luni
  • Jeez!!! Does anyone else’s hand hurt intensely after holding the 12 Pro Max for longer than 5-10 mins? It’s the instinctive use of the pinky finger holding it below the phone!! Omg the pain is horrible Returning it and going for the 12 pro

    lalaman0914lalaman0914Acum 2 luni
  • Ini

    Saripah Nurul Hidayah Abdul KhalidSaripah Nurul Hidayah Abdul KhalidAcum 2 luni
  • no thanks. 60hz and less than 3000 mAH battery. back to Android

    admiralCadmiralCAcum 2 luni
    • It has a 3670 mAH battery. 120hz doesn’t matter

      Dylan PowerDylan PowerAcum lună
  • big phone for little people, i can't wait to give up a kindy or a month of rent to get one

    Steven IrvingSteven IrvingAcum 2 luni
  • Hi I hope everyone is safe an

    Jeff GarberJeff GarberAcum 2 luni
  • Hi Niley, you should go something positive

    Quinn ChauQuinn ChauAcum 2 luni
  • If you have at&t you can turn off stream saver in your account settings under data.

    Agent FletcherAgent FletcherAcum 2 luni
  • We shouldn't be racing to 5G. We should be racing to better 4G.

    張泰銘張泰銘Acum 2 luni
  • Why do reviewers seem to prefer ultrawide lenses to telephotos? I’ve done pro photo work, and I’m usually more concerned will zooming in to fill the frame, rather than catching more scenery. Telephoto will be especially important once we start going back to live concerts.

    Roger FingasRoger FingasAcum 2 luni
  • I've been upgrading every 3 years since 2008, but I think I'll pass this time. My iPhone X is still working fine, though it could use a battery replacement ($69). It'll probably feel new after that. Spending as much on this new iPhone as I did for my 2020 11" iPad Pro with accessories/Apple Care+, which has the 120hz screen and Apple Pencil 2, doesn't seem to be worth it. I like having a great camera since I take a lot of photos, but the argument about this being a device for a much more mobile lifestyle is a strong one. Between two MacBooks, two iPads, an Apple Watch and an iPhone, I'm already Maxed-out on screens to look at. I've never bought a used or refurbished Apple product besides my Watch ($600 off retail), but with Apple's flagships now pegged at $1,099+ seemingly permanently, I may try to find one for at least 25% off in 1-2 years.

    Nick SiekierskiNick SiekierskiAcum 2 luni
  • u said that big.. naw.. i said small .. 6.9 are big

    fast express pizzafast express pizzaAcum 2 luni
  • I got mine through *cyberwizard19 on instagram* at a low discount, that guys is a life saver indeed💯 ✅

    Gene EdwardGene EdwardAcum 2 luni
  • The photos look the same in all the models...it’s not a huge upgrade and value to make me want a giant phone . Apple is still very much YEARS behind in specs and technology than other companies

    RAMONRAMONAcum 2 luni
  • soundgarden totalwar bigfoot

    ellis bryantellis bryantAcum 2 luni
  • Battery life is awesome on my 12 pro max

    QuadRiderHondaQuadRiderHondaAcum 2 luni
  • NO OFFENSE but all of the reviewers have been so gd dramatic about the size. it is not that big. if you had max you won't even notice the difference that much. in fact I was underwhelmed thinking it would HUUUUGE as this guy says 🙄

    Booger BootsBooger BootsAcum 2 luni
  • No it’s not the Samsung is bigger

    Jeff LJeff LAcum 2 luni
  • It’s not a big it’s the same size of the iPhone 11 max people are crazy

    Jeff LJeff LAcum 2 luni
  • I swear to go I can’t sleep waiting for mine pro max

    Shining starShining starAcum 2 luni
  • Move to Optus in Australia then for 5G

    Choppers ChannelChoppers ChannelAcum 2 luni
  • Too damn big IMO I got an iPad no need for a huge phone! My 12 pro is the PERFECT SIZE

    Vince McMurtryVince McMurtryAcum 2 luni
  • Actually I got a discount with atnt , and man this phones huge, and I thought my xs max was big fak!

    KJR MTBKJR MTBAcum 2 luni
  • I don't know if it is just me, but I don't care about 5g. My 4g LTE is plenty fast enough.

    yo dudeyo dudeAcum 2 luni
  • honestly this has been one of the best informative review I had seen with no advertising. I found this review to be very useful in deciding whether to upgrade or not and I have decided to upgrade my XS max to this phone. thanks!

    Dan KloudDan KloudAcum 2 luni
  • I am so happy I just went with the regular iPhone 12. No regrets

    Ari PaulsAri PaulsAcum 2 luni
  • I appreciate the obligatory reference to the race for 5G.

    Garrett WeaseGarrett WeaseAcum 2 luni
  • The lowlight section is actually super impressive. I don't think it's a selling point for me personally, but DAMN.

    Garrett WeaseGarrett WeaseAcum 2 luni
  • 6.7” is too big? Amateurs... 😉

    XXtheJUMPoffXXXXtheJUMPoffXXAcum 2 luni
  • Ok so nobody gonna talk about how they changed the title from best smartphone camera

    avoavoAcum 2 luni
  • Yeah your review was great...sure sure! But you are wearing the hell out of that jacket! Where would one buy that? I love epaulettes on a jacket,...it's what i call "tactical chic". Lemme know.

    An EmailAn EmailAcum 2 luni
  • Mrwhosetheboss said the Note 20 Ultra is the best photo camera and the iPhone 12 Pro Max is the best for video

    J_A_G _J_A_G _Acum 2 luni
  • Well that didn’t take long now this has turned into a camera review. We know the camera is great. Can you tell us something else about the phone?

    madboyreadynow28madboyreadynow28Acum 2 luni
  • Biggest iPhone in 2020.

    Danish__officialDanish__officialAcum 2 luni
  • 🇧🇷

    Tec em diaTec em diaAcum 2 luni
  • I dont know why i am still worried about the size of 12 pro max 🙄🙄🙄 , pls help me , i dont want to take wrong decision .

    harbhajan gillharbhajan gillAcum 2 luni
  • Got mine and It’s not too big it’s a perfect size 👍

    Pete CPete CAcum 2 luni
  • I love your video on the differences. You are giving a lot of great info and examples whereas a lot of others giving reviews aren’t giving allllll the deets like you are. Appreciate you!

    Tracking KiKiTracking KiKiAcum 2 luni
  • My iPhone 12 ProMax arrives between Nov 23-25 ! 😁😆. Super excited!!

    Lord ByronLord ByronAcum 2 luni
  • Go big or go home

    Vic 84Vic 84Acum 2 luni
  • who is he i mean to say his name

    Amijot Singh KanwarAmijot Singh KanwarAcum 2 luni
  • B I G

    Jo A ShJo A ShAcum 2 luni
  • would u get the iPhone 11 pro max over the iPhone 12 pro max coming from the iPhone 6s +?

    roc outroc outAcum 2 luni