The thickness of iPhones was increasing every year, but battery capacity did not always keep up with that: Apple I would rather bet on the energy efficiency of iOS and the processor. In this generation, it has increased battery capacity by up to 25%: this is the case with the iPhone 11 Pro Max, which comes with almost 4,000 mAh. All cell phones in the line iPhone 11 have 4 GB of RAM and 4G modem from Intel.
The information comes from TENAA, an agency equivalent to Anatel in China. These are the battery capacities for each model:
As noted by MacRumors, the iPhone 11 has a 5.7% bigger battery than the iPhone XR. The 11 Pro model has a capacity 14.5% greater than its predecessor, the iPhone XS. Meanwhile, the 11 Pro Max brings a 25% increase over the iPhone XS Max.
Apple did not used to increase the battery of its devices. The iPhone XS has slightly smaller than the original iPhone X. In turn, the battery of the iPhone X is smaller than the iPhone 6 Plus, 6s Plus and 7 Plus.
According to Apple, the iPhone 11 Pro offers four hours more battery life than the iPhone XS, while the 11 Pro Max has a battery life of five hours longer than the XS Max. For the iPhone 11, it promises “battery for the whole day”.
iPhone 11 has 4 GB of RAM and Intel modem
TENAA documents also confirm the amount of RAM in each cell:
- iPhone 11: 4 GB (versus 3 GB for iPhone XR)
- iPhone 11 Pro: 4 GB (against 4 GB for iPhone XS and 3 GB for iPhone X)
- iPhone 11 Pro Max: 4 GB (against 4 GB for iPhone XS Max)
In addition PCMag found that the new iPhones 11 have a modem from Intel. The site reviewed the three devices and accessed the field test menu, which is different for chips from Intel and Qualcomm. This menu does not reveal which model is used, but it must be the XMM 7660 – the last one created by Intel’s modems division before being sold to Apple.
The iPhone 11 will be released this Friday (20) in more than 30 countries, with prices starting at $ 699 in the USA. The iPhone 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max arrive on the same day for $ 999 and $ 1,099, respectively. There is still no release forecast for Brazil.