iPhone 12 Pro

The iPhone 12 Pro Max Has the Best Display Ever on a Smartphone

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DisplayMate has reviewed the iPhone 12 Pro Max’s 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display. The results are great across all the areas and broke 12 performance records. The phone gets the highest A+ rating and perfect absolute color accuracy of 0.9 JNCD. It also has the best color accuracy and intensity scale accuracy.

It also has the highest brightness level on any OLED display at 825 nits with HDR content going up to 1200 nits. The display has the lowest screen reflectance at just 4.8%. It also has the smallest brightness variation with a viewing angle of 27% when viewed from a 30-degree angle.

Here are the records that the iPhone 12 Pro Max’s Display absolutely nailed in –

  • Highest Absolute Color Accuracy (0.9 JNCD) – Visually Indistinguishable From Perfect.
  • Highest Image Contrast Accuracy and Intensity Scale Accuracy (2.19 Gamma) – Visually Indistinguishable From Perfect.
  • Smallest Shift in Color Accuracy and Intensity Scale with the Image Content APL (0.2 JNCD) – Visually Indistinguishable From Perfect.
  • Smallest Shift in Image Contrast and Intensity Scale with the Image Content APL (0.00 Gamma) – Visually Indistinguishable From Perfect.
  • Smallest Change in Peak Luminance with the Image Content Average Picture Level APL (1 percent) – Visually Indistinguishable From Perfect.
  • Highest Full-Screen Brightness for OLED Smartphones (825 nits for 100% APL).
  • Highest Full-Screen Contrast Rating in Ambient Light (172 at 100% APL).
  • Highest Contrast Ratio (Infinite).
  • Lowest Screen Reflectance (4.8 percent).
  • Smallest Brightness Variation with Viewing Angle (27% at 30 degrees).
  • Highest Visible Screen Resolution 2.8K (2778×1284) – 4K Does Not appear visually sharper on a Smartphone.

Source – DisplayMate