Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra vs iPhone 13 Pro Max: which is best for you?

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra vs iPhone 13 Pro Max
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Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra vs iPhone 13 Pro Max is a battle between the two best – and largest – phones in each brand's respective ranges. Samsung produces three versions of its flagship Galaxy S range, the latest being the S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra. Apple, on the other hand, produces four iPhones, the standard iPhone, the iPhone mini, the iPhone Pro and the Pro Max.

In this comparison we'll be comparing the biggest member of each family: Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra vs iPhone 13 Pro Max. In the case of the Samsung, the Galaxy S22 Ultra offers more than just size to distinguish it from its nearest sibling, the S22+. It's very much a different phone, with some extra features and a completely different camera. In Apple's case, the iPhone 13 Pro Max is more simply a larger version of the 13 Pro. It's almost identical to its smaller counterpart, although a larger battery does offer slightly better battery life.

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Joseph Foley

Joe is a regular freelance journalist and editor at Creative Bloq. He writes news, features and buying guides and keeps track of the best equipment for creatives, from monitors to accessories and office supplies. A veteran news writer and photographer, he now works as a project manager at the London and Buenos Aires-based design, production and branding agency Hermana Creatives, where he manages a team of designers, photographers and video editors who specialise in producing visual content and collaterals for the hospitality sector. He also dances Argentine tango.