What’s the difference between the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14?

I don't know about you, but it seems Apple constantly adds an incredible array of new features to the iPhone. With Apple's release cycle of new iPhones each year, it's natural to wonder what the differences are between the current models.

Should you buy an iPhone 13 or 14? In this article, we'll list the key differences between the Apple iPhone 13 and the iPhone 14. Whether it's the camera, the size and the design, read on to learn the more about the features most important to you!

What are the key differences between the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14?

Here are the main differences between the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14:

Feature iPhone 13 iPhone 14
Doji 'Like New' Price £469.00 £562.00
Display Size 6.1 inches, 90.2 cm2 6.1 inches, 90.2 cm2
Main Camera 12 MP (main) + 12 MP (ultra wide) 12 MP (main) + 12 MP (ultra wide)
Memory RAM 4GB 6GB
Dimensions 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.7 mm (5.78 x 2.81 x 0.30 in) 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.8 mm (5.78 x 2.81 x 0.31 in)
Weight 174g (6.14 oz) 172g (6.07 oz)
Operating System iOS 15 iOS 16
Chipset Apple A15 Bionic (5 nm) Apple A15 Bionic (5 nm)
GPU 4 Core GPU 5 Core GPU
Green, Pink, Blue, Midnight, Starlight, Product Red Blue, Purple, Midnight, Starlight, Product Red, Yellow


As the comparison table demonstrates, the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14 are similar. Compared to previous generations, many of the iPhone 14’s features are the same as the iPhone 13.

GIF showing the display of the iPhone 13 in midnight and the iPhone 14 in starlight

If you use the iPhone regularly, you’re unlikely to notice a huge difference. If you play games on your phone, you might see improved performance on the iPhone 14 thanks to the improved GPU Core.

For even more technical information about the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14, check out our comparison page for a full breakdown of the technical differences. You can also compare any two mobile phones with our handy comparison tool. Check out our iPhone 13 and iPhone 14 comparison here.

What is the difference in size between the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14?

  iPhone 13 iPhone 14
Width 2.81 inches 2.81 inches
Height 5.78 inches 5.78 inches
Depth 0.30 inches 0.31 inches
Weight 174g (6.14 oz) 172g (6.07 oz)


Regarding size, the iPhone 13 and the iPhone 14 are practically identical. Both phones are 5.78 inches tall and 2.82 inches wide. Likewise, both have a 6.1 Inch OLED screen.

However, the weight and depth of the phones differ. The iPhone 13 measures 0.30 inches in depth and weighs 174g. Whereas the iPhone 14 measures 0.31 inches in depth and weighs 172g.

What is the difference between iPhone 13 and iPhone 14 cameras?

  iPhone 13 iPhone 14
Front Facing Camera 12MP 12MP
Rear Cameras 12MP 12MP
Aperture Main - f/1.6
Ultra Wide - f/2.4
Main - f/1.5
Ultra Wide - f/2.4
Other Camera Features
Better Night Mode, Photogenic Engine, Autofocusing Portrait Mode

Dual camera systems on the iPhone 13 in midnight and the iPhone 14 in starlight

The camera on the iPhone 13 and the iPhone 14 are similar. The iPhone 13 and iPhone 14 both feature two cameras on the back of the iPhone. Both models have a 12MP Main and Ultra-wide back camera.

However, the iPhone 14 has some key differences. Both the Main and the Ultra-Wide camera on the iPhone 14 benefit from a new processing model called the Photogenic Engine. The Photogenic engine is an extra processing step, making your photos look crisper.

The action mode automatically stabilizes shaky images. If that isn’t enough, the iPhone selfie camera auto focuses. You can take clearer photos when you use the front-facing camera.

If you use your phone for photography, the iPhone 14 camera is better. Especially if you take a lot of selfies and want to capture more detail. The photos from the iPhone 14 camera are much sharper. The iPhone 14 front-facing camera captures much more face detail than the iPhone 13.

What is the difference in the design of the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14?

The main difference in the design of the iPhone 13 and iPhone 14 is the colours available. The iPhone 13 comes in six different colour options –(PRODUCT) Red, Starlight, Midnight, Blue, Pink and Green. The iPhone 14 also comes in six different colours – Midnight, Starlight, (PRODUCT) Red, Blue, Purple and Yellow.

Other than the colours, the design is similar between the two iPhones. The flat side design and the dual camera system on the back remain the same. 

iPhone 13 vs iPhone 14 – Safety Features

iPhone 14 welcome display

Apple has introduced some notable safety features to the iPhone 14. When you buy an Apple iPhone 14, you receive a free two-year subscription to Apple's "Emergency SOS via satellite" program.

You can send messages to emergency services, even when you don't have signal.

The iPhone 14 also has a built-in force sensor. It can detect when you've been in a car crash and it automatically offers to call emergency services. It'll call them without your input if you don't or can't respond.

Is it worth buying the iPhone 13?

Should you buy the Apple iPhone 13? The iPhone 13 costs less to purchase outright and very is similar to the iPhone 14. Both iPhones feature the same Apple A-15 Bionic Chipset and similar dimensions. Most users won't notice a significant difference in performance between the two phones.

The iPhone 13 featured significant upgrades from the iPhone 12, including a faster processor, better camera performance, and longer battery life. However, the iPhone 13

If you have questions about the iPhone 13, check out our product page. The FAQ section answers frequently asked questions about the iPhone 13. Check out our iPhone 13 product page here.


Is it worth buying the iPhone 14?

Should you buy the iPhone 14? The iPhone 14 has some key features not available in the iPhone 13, for example crash detection, Emergency SOS via Satellite and an improved camera.

Likewise, both phones are the same height and width. And they and both use the Apple A-15 bionic Chipset. However, the iPhone 14 costs more to purchase outright when compared to the iPhone 13.

The slightly enhanced performance might appeal to mobile gamers. The improved camera on the iPhone 14 also takes much clearer photos. But neither of these changes are a bit step up from its predecessor and for cost, the Apple iPhone 13 is definitely a better choice.

Whichever you choose, pick it up refurbished to have a positive impact on our planet. Buying refurbished helps reduce the need to mine our earth for more minerals and resources.Every iPhone sold through Doji comes with a 12-month warranty and comes covered by our 30-day returns policy, so you can buy with complete confidence. You’ll also save yourself a load of money!

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