The iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max are finally official. Very similar to the iPhone XS launched in 2018, the two Pro models are nevertheless distinguished by their triple square photo sensor. For its part, the iPhone 11 standard is the worthy successor of the iPhone XR. Price, technical sheet, release date … We tell you everything about this new generation of iPhone.
In his keynote of September 2019, Apple has lifted the veil on the iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. Despite the integration of several novelties, Tim Cook's firm proposes here a new generation of transition inspired by the iPhone X launched two years ago. Among the new features common to all three variants are compatibility with Wifi 6, larger batteries and a SoC Apple A13 engraved in 7nm. According to Apple, it's the fastest mobile processor ever built. Note also the disappearance of the 3D Touch technology appeared with the iPhone 6S and Face ID 30% faster than iPhone XS.
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iPhone 11: the affordable iPhone is back to 809 euros
Like the iPhone XR, the iPhone 11 aims to offer an affordable alternative the most premium variants. Proposed at a starting price of 899 euros, the smartphone must be content with a double photo sensor 12 Mp (26-mm, f1.8, 6 elements) + 12 Mp 120 degrees (13-mm, f2.4, 5 optical elements) and a 6.1 "Liquid Retina LCD panel. Unsurprisingly, Face ID 3D face recognition is back. As always, the necessary 3D sensors are housed in the thick notch that surmounts the screen. The rear camera also benefits from a new night mode, animals and improved optical stabilization. There is also a selfie photo sensor compatible with 4K and Slow motion.
The iPhone 11 is powered by the SoC Apple A13 coupled with 4 GB of RAM. It's a little more than last year (3 GB). Same story on the battery side with the integration of a 3110 mAh battery. The iPhone 11 is therefore expected to offer excellent battery life, such as the iPhone XR, thanks to the integration of a low-power LCD screen. Apple promises, moreover, that the battery of the iPhone 11 lasts 1h longer than that of the iPhone Xr. The smartphone benefits from a Dolby Altmos sound and an IP68 certification, against IP67 for the iPhone XR. Like the iPhone XR, the iPhone 11 is available in several colors like iPhone 5c: purple, white, green, yellow, black and red. Here are the prices:
- iPhone 11 64 GB: 809 € iPhone 11 128 GB: 859 € iPhone 11 256 GB: 979 €
iPhone 11 Pro: the king of the photo at 1.159 euros
Successor to the iPhone XS, the iPhone 11 Pro is sublimated dA 5.8-inch AMOLED Super Retina XDR Display with notch. On the back in glass, we find this time a triple photo sensor arranged in a square like the Mate 20 of Huawei. Tim Cook talks about a "dazzling new design".
Apple opts for a set up consisting of a main module of 12MP f / 1.8, a second sensor of 12MP f / 2.8 ultra wide angle and a third module of 12MP f / 2.4 telefoto. "A new three-camera system offers a professional-level experience with an ultra-wide, wide-angle and telephoto camera, bringing significant improvements to low-light photography." Apple in a statement. Here is the complete set up of the iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max: 12 Mp (26-mm, f1.8, 6 optical elements) + 12 Mp (52-mm, f2.0, 6 optical elements) + 12 Mp wide angle 120 degrees (13-mm, f2.4, 5 optical elements) – 4K 60 FPS video with extended HDR. We find the same night mode as that of the iPhone 11.
At the heart of the iPhone 11 Pro, we find the SoC Apple A13 supported by 6 GB of RAM (2 GB more than the iPhone XS) and a battery of 3190 mAh. Apple promises a surplus of autonomy of several hours compared to the iPhone XS. So, the iPhone 11 Pro gains 4 hours of autonomy compared to the iPhone XS and the 11 Pro Max gains 5 hours compared to the XS Max. A fast charge compatible 18W charger is provided in the box. Here are the prices of the iPhone 11 Pro in France:
- iPhone 11 Pro 64 GB: 1159 € iPhone 11 Pro 256 GB: 1329 € iPhone 11 Pro 512 GB: 1559 €
iPhone 11 Pro Max: the most expensive iPhone of the year, at 1.259 euros
Let's come to the point of the show. The iPhone 11 Pro Max takes the place of the iPhone XS Max. The variant shares many similarities with the iPhone 11 Pro. There is a triple square photo sensor on the back, and up to 6GB of RAM. The model is distinguished only by a 6.5-inch Super Retina XDR Display AMOLED display. Like every year, Apple offers 3 different internal storage options: 64, 256 or 512 GB. The iPhone 11 Pro Max is available at the following prices:
- iPhone 11 Pro Max 64GB: 1259 € iPhone 11 Pro Max 256GB: 1429 € iPhone 11 Pro Max 512GB: 1659 €
Release date of the new iPhone
The iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro Max will be available for pre-order on Friday, September 13, 2019. Both variants will land in stores on Friday, September 20, 2019. This year, all models are therefore entering at the same time.