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With the launch of the new iPhone XS Max, Apple is taking on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9. 

The new extra-large iPhone has a big, beautiful, OLED display, impressive battery life, and a high-end camera, much like the Note 9, which was introduced last month. Both phones cost more than $1,000, seemingly the new standard for high-end smartphones. 

In fact, the two devices bear so many of the same features, they’re neck-in-neck for the best smartphone on the market. 

Here’s how the iPhone XS Max compares to the Galaxy Note 9.