Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra VS iPhone 12 Pro Max

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra VS iPhone 12 Pro Max

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra VS iPhone 12 Pro Max

There is no doubt that Samsung and iPhone are the currently best smartphones companies. There is always competition between them. Both companies try to produce the best product according to the needs of the people. The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra and Iphone12Pro Max is the new model of Phone by them. Which are nowadays in streamline. Everyone wants to find about the new features added to the new generation of smartphones.

Samsung Galaxy S21 is one of the best Android Phones so far with outstanding battery life, extra-large screen, dual lenses, and latest technology. The starting price of $1,199 which includes 128 GB storage capacity and  8 GB RAM which can be upgraded to 512 GB storage memory and 16GB RAM with the cost of $1,379.

iPhone 12 pro max is the latest IOS Phone model which is good-looking and stylish with the starting price of $1,099 which includes 6GB RAM and 128 GB Storage capacity.

There is a lot of similarities and dissimilarities between iphone12promax and Samsung galaxy S21 Ultra which are given below.

Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra VS iPhone 12 Pro-Max Price:

The iPhone 12 pro max starts at $1,099 while the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra starts at $1,379 which is expensive than the price of is iPhone.                                                                                           

IPhone 12 pro Max                                                                                Galaxy S21Ultra


$ 1,099.00 / € 1,139.00 / £ 989.00 /  115,900

$ 839.00 / € 1,049.99 / £ 928.00 /  99,900


Silver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue

Phantom Black, Phantom Silver, Phantom Titanium, Phantom Navy, Phantom Brown, Navy



Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra VS iPhone 12 Pro-Max Display and Camera:

Display            iPhone 12 pro max                         Galaxy S21 Ultra


6.7 inches, 109.8 cm2 (~87.4% screen-to-body ratio)

6.8 inches, 112.1 cm2 (~89.8% screen-to-body ratio)


Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 800 nits (typ), 1200 nits (peak)

Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1500 nits (peak)


1284 x 2778 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~458 ppi density)

1440 x 3200 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~515 ppi density)


Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating

Gorilla Glass Victus

Both Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra and iPhone 12 pro have extra-large screens. Both are brighter than the average phones with the advantage of using it comfortably outdoor. Max Galaxy S21 Ultra has 6.8 inches curved while iPhone 12 pro max has 6.7 inch flat display.

Both phones have well maintained and well-armed cameras. Ultra has four rear lenses and a laster autofocus sensor.S21 has main 108MP camera, 12 ultra wide camera and dual 10MP telephoto lenses one capable of 10X optical zoom and other 3X zoom.


iPhone 12 pro max                                                                                                     Galaxy S21Ultra  


Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama


4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, 10bit HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 60fps), stereo sound rec.

8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS


12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.7µm, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift stabilization (IBIS)

108 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1/1.33″, 0.8µm, PDAF, Laser AF, OIS

12 MP, f/2.2, 65mm (telephoto), 1/3.4″, 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2.5x optical zoom

10 MP, f/4.9, 240mm (periscope telephoto), 1/3.24″, 1.22µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS, 10x optical zoom

12 MP, f/2.4, 120˚, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/3.6″

10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1/3.24″, 1.22µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom

TOF 3D LiDAR scanner (depth)

12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, Super Steady video

Selfie camera

12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6″
SL 3D, (depth/biometrics sensor)

40 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8″, 0.7µm, PDAF


iPhone 12 pro max has a 12MP sensor, a 12 MP ultra-wide camera, and a 12MP telephoto lens with 2.5X optical zoom.12 pro max has a LIDAR sensor that helps with low photography and portrait. Both phone cameras are great but in some areas, they have an advantage over each other and we can say that the S21 ultra camera is good in zoom performance because of its lenses.

Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra VS IPhone 12 pro Max performance:

                             IPhone 12 pro Max                                                                  Galaxy S21Ultra        


AnTuTu: 638584 (v8)

AnTuTu: 657150 (v8)

GeekBench: 4240 (v5.1)

GeekBench: 3518 (v5.1)

GFXBench: 55fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

GFXBench: 33fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

The S21 Ultra fits out with the latest and more powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chip in the United States, while international models will ship with a Samsung-made Exynos 2100 processor, which this year is expected to finally match the Snapdragon in both performance and power efficiency. On the other hand, the iPhone 12 Pro Max uses the Apple A14 Bionic chip.

Both manufacturers use the most advanced technology available for these processors: 5nm manufacturing, so no difference on that end. Still, Apple’s A14 chip has a notable advantage in both single-core and multi-core performance.

Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra VS iPhone 12 pro Max 5G:

Based upon testing and research which is done so far we can say that S21 ultra offers a faster 5G speed than 12pro max. The average downloading speed of S21 ultra is 84 Mbps while the 12pro max has 37 Mbps.

Samsung Galaxy S21Ultra VS iPhone 12 pro-Max Battery Performance:

The average Lifetime of S21 Ultra is 11 hours and 25 minutes which has a 5,000mAh battery while the iPhone 12 pro max brook for 10 hours and 53 minutes.

There are a lot of things that are needed to find out about before purchasing the best phone . The figure below may help you to find the phone for you.

                                                 iPhone 12 pro Max     Galaxy S21Ultra



Li-Ion 3687 mAh, non-removable (14.13 Wh)

Li-Ion 5000 mAh, non-removable


Fast charging 20W, 50% in 30 min

Fast charging 25W


Up to 20 h (multimedia)

Music play

Up to 80 h



128GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM, 512GB 6GB RAM

128GB 8GB RAM, 128GB 12GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 12GB RAM, 512GB 16GB RAM



iOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.7

Android 11, One UI 3.1


Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm)

Exynos 2100 (5 nm) – Internationa


Hexa-core (2×3.1 GHz Firestorm + 4×1.8 GHz Icestorm)

Octa-core (1×2.9 GHz Cortex-X1 & 3×2.80 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A55) – International


Apple GPU (4-core graphics)

Mali-G78 MP14 – International
Adreno 660 – USA/China



-23.8 LUFS (Very good)

-25.5 LUFS (Very good)


95h endurance rating

114h endurance rating


Those figures show the major differences between both phones . Samsung beats the iPhone in some aspects by over both are same. No matter if you choose any of phone it will suit your personality.