Everything you need to know about the iPhone 11
At a glance
- 6.1-inch LCD display
- 828 x 1,792 resolution
- Dual lens 12MP f/1.8 and ultrawide f/2.4 rear camera
- 12MP front camera
- 64GB, 128GB, 256GB storage
- Battery last up to one hour longer than the iPhone XR
Availability and price
You’ll be able to get an iPhone 11 for £729 – while the 11 Pro is £1,099 and the 11 Pro Max £1,149. Moreover, you can compare no upfront cost and bad credit phone deals on MoneySuperMarket.
All three iPhones in the range have an all-screen design save for a notch at the top containing the camera – however the iPhone 11 has an aluminium frame while the 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max are made from stainless steel. The phone is available in the following colours:
As part of the new design, the rear cameras – there are only two for the iPhone 11, while the others have three – are now arranged in a square block in the upper-left corner on the phone’s glass back.
The iPhone 11’s LCD screen measures at 6.1 inches, sporting a resolution of 828 x 1,792. Its contrast ratio is 1,400:1, with a maximum brightness of 625 nits. Apple says the screen is made from “the toughest glass in a smartphone”.
The entire handset weighs 194g, with dimensions of 150.9mm x 75.7mm x 8.3mm.
Unlike the Pro and Pro Max, the iPhone 11 only has two cameras on the rear, though they’re both 12MP – one lens at f/1.8 and the other an ultrawide at f/2.4. All three handsets are equipped with night mode as well as 4k video recording at 60 frames per second.
The front camera is also 12MP, twinned with an improved Face ID – Apple’s own facial recognition system.
The iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and 11 Pro Max all use Apple’s next-gen A13 Bionic chipset, which it claims has the fastest CPU and GPU of any smartphone – ever.
They’ll all have the new iOS 13 operating system, while the iPhone 11’s storage options are:
- 64GB (4GB RAM)
- 128GB (4GB RAM)
- 256GB (4GB RAM)
Apple also claims the iPhone 11’s 3110 mAh battery can last up to an hour longer than the iPhone XR.
If you want to cover your new phone against loss, damage and theft, comparing mobile phone insurance quotes with MoneySuperMarket is the quickest way to find an affordable deal.
Is the iPhone 11 still worth buying in 2020?
Absolutely - the iPhone 11 is still an excellent smartphone, not least because it boasts Apple's most powerful chip-set to date - the A13 Bionic. Indeed, its made up of four cores, each 20% faster and use 40% less battery power than previous iPhone processors.
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iPhone 11 contracts
Take a look at the comparison table at the top of this page, where you’ll find our pick of the standout iPhone 11 contract and SIM only deals available right now.
If you can’t see one that meets your needs, you can tailor your search by using the filters at the side of the page.
No upfront cost iPhone 11 deals
Don’t want to pay a large amount upfront? The good news is that you don’t have to. That said, contracts with no upfront cost usually have higher monthly premiums. So you’ll have to find a bit more cash each month.
Unlimited data iPhone 11 deals
If you stream a lot of video or music, or work a lot on the move and need the peace of mind that comes with knowing that you won’t run out of data, and unlimited data deal will be for you.
The catch is that they’re generally a bit more expensive than contracts with data limits.
Cheap iPhone 11 deals
If you don’t want to spend too much, we’d recommend you take a look at iPhone 11 contracts from low-cost networks, such as Tesco Mobile of giffgaff.
You’ll most likely miss out on value-adding freebies, such as a Netflix/Spotify subscription or customer rewards schemes, but if cost is your primary criteria that probably won’t deter you.
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iPhone 11 specs
|Release Date||20/09/2019 00:00:00|
|Sim Card Type||Nano|
|Form Factor||Candy Bar|
|Size||75.7mm x 8.3mm x 150.9mm|
|Battery Type||Lithium Ion|
|Display Size||6.1 inches|
|Screen Type||IPS LCD|
|Resolution||728 x 1792 inches|
|Pixels Per Inch||326 ppi|
|Touch Screen Type||Capacitive|
|Processor Cores||6 Cores Cores|
|Internal Storage||64, 128, 256|
|Primary Camera||12 MP|
|2nd Camera||12 MP|