.The DxOMark site published a detailed review of the iPhone XS Max camera. Apple’s flagship smartphone scored 105 points in the overall ranking, losing only to the Huawei P20 Pro with 109 points. At the same time, DxOMark claims that the iPhone XS Max has one of the best cameras.
The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have identical cameras, so the DxOMark review applies equally to the iPhone XS.
DxOMark experts believe that the iPhone XS Max perfectly captures photos and video in bright light with a “very wide dynamic range and good detail.” In the review, it is mentioned the Smart HDR feature, which produces images with “very good exposure and a wide dynamic range in all conditions.”
DxOMark did not like the fact that the quality of photos and videos becomes worse in low light.
Noises are becoming a bit more intrusive than other high-end phones, and the scaling mode lags behind competitors (in particular, Huawei P20 Pro).
The rates of the camera of the iPhone XS Max was as “generally very reliable.” Also, DxOMark experts believe that the iPhone XS Max will be a good choice for any mobile photographer.
For evaluation and analysis of cameras. DxOMark states that its employees study more than 1500 test images. And more than two hours of video both in controlled laboratory conditions and in natural scenes on the street. The test uses the standard camera settings.