When it comes to the design, the iPhone XS has a bigger body. The iPhone XS has body dimensions of 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm and it weighs 177 gram, while the iPhone XS Max has 157.5 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm body dimensions and weighs 208 gram.
There is no doubt about it that the iPhone XS Max is a big phone. That not just all, it’s also heavier than the iPhone XS. You can only match the phone with the iPhone 8 plus that weighs 202 gram and also has dimensions of 158.4 x 78.1 x 7.5 mm.
That said, the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max has been upgraded to IP68 water resistant. This allows the phones to survived up to 3 meters of water instead of one. Surprisingly both phones support dual SIM. You can now use a standard nano-SIM and a second SIM via eSIM and they both can work together. You can combine them together both work and home number or you can add a local SIM when you want to go on a trip.
Both the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max are now equipped with louder external speakers than the iPhone X. Finally, the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max rock the stainless steel frame and a glass on the back which is even perfect for wireless charging. They are available in Silver and Space Grey colors.