As we near the last quarter of the year 2018, yesterday, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max have been launched in the market. Both of these new iPhones will be competing with the young and fast-growing smartphone manufacturer, that is OnePlus.
We’ve run down the specs, design, price, and much more in this guide to help you make your mind up between the OnePlus 6 and the iPhone Xs/iPhone XS max.
OnePlus 6 vs iPhone X vs iPhone XS Max Design
Both the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max has come up with the stainless steel sides. On the other hand, OnePlus 6 has backed with metal edges.
The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have a high-end, premium-feel design with both being the most attractive products for each of the respective companies.
The OnePlus 6 comes in your choice of mirror black, midnight black, or silk white, while the iPhone Xs and iPhone XS max are restricted to Space Grey, Silver, and Gold.
There’s a fingerprint scanner which is available on the rear of the OnePlus 6, which you won’t find in iPhone Xs and iPhone XS Max. Instead, the company has opted for the face unlock technology to protect your privacy. The OnePlus 6 has also come up with the facial unlocking as well, but you may feel safer with the help of a fingerprint option as well.
OnePlus 6 vs iPhone X vs iPhone XS max Display
Upon first look, the OnePlus 6 has a screen size of 6.28-inch optic AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution (that’s 1080 x 2280), while on the other hand, iPhone XS has a 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED with the pixel resolution of 2,436×1,125 and iPhone XS max has a 6.5-inch Super Retina OLED with pixel resolution of 2,688×1,242.
That totally means, there are more pixels per inch on the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. If you want the larger screen, you’ll likely enjoy the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.
OnePlus 6 vs iPhone X vs iPhone XS Max Power
The OnePlus 6 comes with working on the latest Android 8.1 Oreo software with the company’s own Oxygen OS UI running over the top. It looks top-end and as you can expect, the OnePlus is to support OS updates for this phone for at least a couple of years. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max come running on the latest iOS 12 software, which is the latest update from the Apple.
Inside the OnePlus 6, is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor which is paired and coupled with either 6GB or 8GB of RAM, depending on which version of the phone you go for.
There is a choice for the 64GB /128GB or 256GB storage options, with the largest option being the most expensive, in the case of iPhones. Both the iPhone Xs and iPhone XS Max have a processor with the A12 Bionic chipset inside paired with 3GB of RAM.
OnePlus 6 vs iPhone XS vs iPhone XS Max Camera and Battery
Cameras on these two devices are different with respect to still dramatically. The OnePlus 6 comes with a dual sensor 16MP and 20MP working together to take both the rear photos and selfies. Both of those are f/1.7 and can record a variety of videos which also include the 120fps slow motion at 720p. On the front of the phone, there is a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie camera.
In terms of raw spec, both the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max sport a Dual 12MP sensor with an aperture of f/1.8 and another front-facing
The OnePlus 6 contains a battery capacity of 3300mAh cell inside with Dash Charge fast-charging onboard too. And with respect to the battery of iPhone XS and iPhone XS max, the company has not revealed the capacity, but we can expect the battery to be run longer than the OnePlus 6.
Price and availability
The OnePlus 6 is already around the globe, you can buy it anytime. Pricing starts at $529 for the cheapest version and the most expensive costs $629 / £569 (about AU$840).
The iPhone XS and XS Max will be available for pre-order starting from Friday, Sept. 14. The price for the iPhone XS starts at $999 for the 64GB one, while the 256GB one is much more expensive at $1,149. And the price for the iPhone XS Max starts at $1,099 for the 64GB model, while the 256GB one is much more expensive at $1,249.
That makes the OnePlus 6 half the price of both the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.
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