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The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

As a new high-end flagship phone released by Glory after this year, the Glory Magic4 Pro has a great upgrade in configuration and experience compared to the Magic3 series. The software and hardware configuration is full of sincerity, so what is the actual experience of the Honor Magic4 Pro? In order to more intuitive performance, we added iPhone 13 Pro Max and Glory Magic4 Pro in the image, performance and other aspects of the comparison, to see the actual performance of the Glory Magic4 Pro.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

First of all, in terms of appearance, the glory Magic4 Pro in our hands is bright black color scheme, classic mature and stable, luxury texture, daily grip feel fine. At the same time, the Honor Magic4 Pro continues the design of the Magic3 series Muse's Eye, the aesthetic idea of extreme symmetry throughout the body design, the lens arrangement, the Honor Magic4 Pro's symmetrical circular arrangement of the lens assembly as a whole is centered, so that the phone's back panel design is full of sense.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

The specific lens configuration, Honor Magic4 Pro is a periscopic telephoto lens in the middle, and above it is written 100X, meaning that it supports a maximum of 100 times digital zoom, which is a 64-megapixel periscopic telephoto lens that supports 3.5 times optical zoom, with OIS optical stabilization and EIS electronic stabilization support.

In addition, the Honor Magic 4 Pro has a 50MP IMX766 main camera with 1.0μm single pixel size and 1/1.56 inch large bottom sensor, bringing greater light intake and better image quality, enabling HD photo quality even in low-light or backlit scenes. The ultra-wide angle is also a 50 megapixel lens with 1/2.5-inch large base, 0.7μm single pixel size, 13mm focal length, f/2.2 aperture, support for 122° ultra-wide angle of view, and 2.5cm macro photography.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

In the next look at the iPhone 13 Pro Max design, the back case uses a matte texture glass back, feel excellent, while not staining fingerprints, the lens module is located in the upper left corner of the phone, the lens is diagonally arranged, similar to an equilateral triangle, three cameras are 12 megapixel IMX703, 12 megapixel IMX772 and 12 megapixel IMX713, support 3x optical zoom.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

In terms of imaging technology, the Honor Magic 4 Pro introduces the self-developed Image Engine image engine, multi-prime fusion computational photography and the first 4K 60fps 10bit-log movie mode. The iPhone 13 Pro Max has been widely acclaimed by users for its computational photography and movie mode. So the same triple camera system, "round" design of the Honor Magic4 Pro and "equilateral triangle" design of the iPhone 13 Pro Max who actually better performance? Let's see through the actual shooting sample comparison.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

iPhone 13 Pro Max Main Shot Sample Images

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Honor Magic 4 Pro main camera sample photos

As you can see from the daytime main shot sample, the sky is blue on the iPhone, while the overall brightness is darker, or there is some problem with the camera's white balance. The iPhone's brightness and saturation are more aggressive than the iPhone's, and the samples are more pleasing than the iPhone's. The dark parts of the trees on both sides have good brightness control and can be seen clearly in the details of the picture.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

iPhone 13 Pro Max and Honor Magic4 Pro telephoto sample photos

Although the telephoto focal length is not quite the same, but the effect is still visible difference, the font details on the building, obviously Magic4 Pro is clearer, the overall sharpness of the picture is higher. At the same time, the iPhone 13 Pro Max telephoto sample is the same as the main camera sample, the overall blue, the white balance of the whole picture, glory will be more accurate than the iPhone.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

iPhone 13 Pro Max Main Shot Sample Images

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Honor Magic 4 Pro main camera sample photos

While shooting night scenes, the main camera performance of iPhone 13 Pro Max and Honor Magic4 Pro is a bit different from daytime. The first thing you can see is that the iPhone has a higher overall brightness in the night scene shot, while looking at the details of the windows in the close up building, the Glory has better highlight suppression, which brings more detail to the building. You can also see from the overall sample style that the color style of the Honor Magic4 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max is also more different.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

iPhone 13 Pro Max main camera sample

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Honor Magic 4 Pro main camera sample photos

Then look at the next set of night scene sample comparison, iPhone 13 Pro Max and Honor Magic4 Pro night scene white balance have some problems, a picture overall greenish, a overall purple. At the same time, the iPhone has obvious ghosting problems under the lighting. The main camera of the Honor Magic4 Pro uses a high specification 7P optical lens, which effectively reduces the impact of glare ghosting. In the highlight part of the street light, the Honor Magic4 Pro also has better control compared to the iPhone 13 Pro Max, with better highlight suppression, appropriate brightness of the dark parts of the picture, and better detail performance.

As you can see, through the comparison between the samples, Honor Magic4 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max have maintained a very high level, the differences between the samples are more in the different tuning style of the samples, in the detail performance, in fact, there is no great difference between the samples, you need to zoom in several times to see the difference.

Since you can have the strength to take good-looking photos, it is very important to have a screen that can show up better. The Honor Magic4 Pro comes with a 6.81-inch curved OLED screen with a resolution of 2848x1312 and a pixel density of 460ppi, while the iPhone 13 Pro Max has a screen resolution of 2778x1284 and a pixel density of 458ppi, which doesn't feel much different in practice.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro reviewThe software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Both Honor and Apple support 120Hz high refresh rate, allowing users to get a more smooth and silky browsing experience during daily use, while Honor Magic4 Pro also brings LTPO adaptive refresh rate technology, which can be intelligently adjusted in the 1-120Hz refresh rate according to the application and user's operating habits, effectively reducing screen power consumption. Apple also has a similar ProMotion adaptive refresh rate technology, the two technologies are not very different.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Glory screen is still on top of the high frequency PWM dimming, this screen supports 1920Hz high frequency PWM dimming, reducing the brightness fluctuations of the phone, can effectively reduce the strobe situation in the case of low brightness below 90nit. And iPhone 13 Pro Max in low brightness conditions, PWM dimming is only 480Hz, so

The iPhone 13 Pro Max's screen becomes noticeably stroboscopic at low brightness conditions (66nit).

As you can see from the figure, the black horizontal bar in the screen of Glory is thinner and scrolls faster compared to iPhone, while the horizontal bar of iPhone is thicker and spaced very densely, the display process can be perceived by many users with the naked eye, this strobe will make the user's eyes feel fatigued quickly, and it is also harmful to the eyes.

The 1920Hz high-frequency PWM dimming of the Honor Magic4 Pro makes users' eyes less fatigued when using the phone in dim scenes, reducing eye stress and achieving eye protection. The Honor Magic4 Pro is also the first phone to support LTPO and 1920Hz high frequency PWM dimming.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Performance, glory Magic4 Pro equipped with a new generation of Snapdragon 8 flagship mobile platform, iPhone 13 Pro Max is the use of the A15 processor, the two phones actual game and daily use experience how?

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

The average frame rate of the Honor Magic 4 Pro was 114.67fps for half an hour of real-world testing of Glory of Kings, and the frame rate did not fluctuate much. However, since iPhone 13 Pro Max does not support 120Hz, so the comparison is not very meaningful. However

As a less processor-eating handheld game, both Honor Magic 4 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max are very smooth in the King's Glory game, and there is no significant heat generation.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro reviewThe software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

And in the higher load of the "Original God" game, the average frame rate of the Honor Magic4 Pro is 48.1fps, the overall fluctuations, but there are not many Snapdragon 8 models Original God lock frame situation, Drop (FPS) is only 36.4 times per hour, the actual experience is not bad, the actual use of the temperature can feel the temperature rise, but there is no hot feeling, temperature control is good. In the "Original God", iPhone 13 Pro Max average frame rate reached 51.6fps, the first 10 minutes of frame rate performance is very smooth, basically maintained at 60fps operation, but the beauty is that, due to the poor heat dissipation of the double-layer motherboard, A15 even if there is a strong performance can not always play to the full, 10 minutes after the phenomenon of significant frame drops, the actual experience is somewhat cut.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

In terms of battery life, the Honor Magic4 Pro is equipped with a large capacity battery of 4600mAh. After one hour of Glory of Kings game, one hour of microblogging and one hour of 1080P internet video playback, 61% of power remains, which is quite good.

In terms of charging, Honor Magic4 Pro supports 100W super fast charging, which can be fully charged in about 30 minutes, and 50W wireless fast charging, which can be charged quickly by placing the phone on the charging pad, flexibly meeting the demand of charging as you go, and the super fast return speed allows users to basically not have the problem of power anxiety.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro reviewThe software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Glory Magic4 Pro this time for the phone leakage problem debut of intelligent privacy call function, through a combination of software and hardware technology, in the course of the call, effectively reduce the sound leakage, even in a public place to answer the phone, but also to ensure that the user can hear clearly at the same time, the surrounding people completely can not hear the content of the phone end, to ensure the privacy of user information. In this regard, I believe that many users can solve the pain points of daily calls.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

Through the comparison with iPhone 13 Pro Max, we can also see that the Honor Magic4 Pro has a good performance in terms of image and performance, and in terms of screen dimming, system security, etc., the Honor Magic4 Pro is based on user pain points added a lot of technological innovation, in the details of the consumer to bring a better experience.

The software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro reviewThe software and hardware is sincere, how the experience is really, glory Magic4 Pro review

By comparing with iPhone 13 Pro Max, we can also see that Honor Magic4 Pro is still a great upgrade compared to its predecessor Magic3 Pro. After more than half a year of polishing, the software and hardware have been made even better, which has significantly improved the daily use experience. The price, the glory Magic4 Pro only 5499 yuan starting price, really afford this set of configuration, for users who want to change the machine, this is also a very worthy of consideration option.