Technology Apple iPhone XS Max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Here's how the two premium phablets stack up against each other Updated : September 13, 2018 01:03 PM IST Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is lighter at 201 grams against Apple iPhone XS Max's 208 grams. While Samsung's front camera is slightly better at 8 megapixels compared to iPhone XS Max's 7 megapixels. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.