Samsung Galaxy S4
VS
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max
VS
Screen

We are looking at the smartphone screen for a long time. Therefore, it is quite important to choose smartphone with rich and optimally saturated color gamut. Also, the most mature display technology used in smartphones must be safe (e.g., IPS or OLED).  Which is better between Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max.

Super AMOLED
Technology
OLED
capacitive touchscreen
Touchscreen
capacitive touchscreen
16M
Display colors
16M
5" inc
Screen size
6.5
68.9 cm2
Screen area
102.9 cm2
16:9 (height:width)
Screen format
19.5:9 (height:width)
72.3%
Screen to body ratio
83.7%
1080 x 1920 px
Screen resolution
1242 x 2688 px
441 PPI
PPI /points per inch/
458 PPI
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Screen protection
Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
no data
Other
Super Retina XDR OLED -800 nits -Dolby Vision -HDR10 -Wide color gamut -True-tone -120 Hz touch-sensing
Camera and Video

The smartphone camera plays significant role - it is one of several factors that determine the quality of a digital photo. When compare the smartphones, it is necessary to account megapixels on sensors of the primary and front facing cameras, and also availability of the flash and video-shooting option. Let's see which is better between Samsung Galaxy S4 vs  Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max.

13 MP, Single
Rear camera, main
12 MP, Triple
13 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard), 1/3'', 1.14µm, AF
Camera specs
12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55
LED flash, HDR
Functions
Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
[email protected], dual-video rec.
Video
[email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
2 MP, Single
Front camera, selfie
12 MP, Dual
2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm (standard)
Specifications
12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide) TOF 3D camera
no data
DxOMark Main Score
117
no data
DxOMark Photo
124
no data
DxOMark Video
102
no data
DxOMark Selfie Score
92
Performance

Ok, who win? Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max. The smartphone must work fast. The higher the clock speed and the more RAM your smartphone has, the faster and better it can be. Also, you have to pay attention to the benchmark results. 

Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to 5.0.1 (Lollipop); TouchWiz UI
Operating system OS
iOS 13, upgradable to iOS 13.2
Exynos 5410 Octa (28 nm)
Chipset
Apple A13 Bionic (7 nm+)
Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A15 & 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A7)
Processor CPU
Hexa-core (2x2.65 GHz Lightning + 4x1.8 GHz Thunder)
PowerVR SGX544MP3
Graphics processor GPU
Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
microSD, up to 64 GB (dedicated slot)
External memory
No
16/32/64 GB, 2 GB RAM
Internal memory
64GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, 512GB 4GB RAM
32765
Antutu 7 score
457954
683
GeekBench 4 Single Core
5483
1696
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core
13789
1533
GeekBench 4 RenderScript
no data
Antutu 8 score
549717
101
GeekBench 5 Single Core
1334
354
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
3518
460
GeekBench 4 Battery
General specs

Here is some information we have collected – from date of release and battery capacity to weight and color gamut of the smartphones. It is time to pick the winner. What is the difference between Samsung Galaxy S4 vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max.

2013, March
Release date
2019, September
136.6 Х 69.8 Х 7.9 mm
Dimensions (HxWxD)
158 Х 77.8 Х 8.1 mm
130 g
Weight
226 g
White Frost, Black Mist, Arctic Blue, Black Edition
Colors
Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte colors)
2600 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery
3969 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
320 EUR
Approximate price
$999
Stand by time- Up to 370 h (3G) Talking time- Up to 17 h (3G) Music play - Up to 62 h
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 20 h Music play - Up to 80 h
Plastic body
Body build
Front/back glass, stainless steel frame
Communication and Connectivity

As a result of comparison Samsung Galaxy S4 and Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max , you understand what device is better and what is worst. Below are parameters and data sets which were used for analysis and comparison.

Micro-SIM
SIM card
Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or Electronic SIM card) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - for China
GSM / HSPA
Network
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A 1.6 Gbps DL, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Yes
GPRS
Yes
Yes
Edge
Yes
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Yes
NFC
Yes
microUSB 2.0 (MHL 2 TV-out), USB Host
USB
2.0, proprietary reversible connector
4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE, aptX
Bluetooth
5.0, A2DP, LE
SAR - 0.85 W/kg (head)     1.55 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.42 W/kg (head)     0.54 W/kg (body)    
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.16 W/kg (head) 1.17 W/kg (body) SAR EU - 0.95 W/kg (head) 0.99 W/kg (body)
Music and Audio
No
Radio
No
Yes
Headphone jack
No
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Others
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic -Dolby Atmos sound
Other features
Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature, humidity, gesture , Infrared port - ANT+ -Qi wireless charging (market dependent) -S-Voice natural language commands and dictation -Air gestures