This is not your typical gadget review. That's because it is time to rethink when to upgrade your iPhone.

Over more than a decade of writing about technology, reviewing a new iPhone has long been one of my simplest assignments.

Year after year, the formula was this: I tested the most important new features of Apple's latest smartphone and assessed whether they were useful. Assuming the newest iPhone worked well, my advice was generally the same — I recommended upgrading if you had owned your existing smartphone for two years.

But with this review of the iPhone 11, 11 Pro

Advertisement

Comparing the iPhones 11s to the iPhone X

Advertisement

Contrasting the phone cameras

When should I upgrade then?