At its much-anticipated ‘Hi, Speed’ hardware event in Cupertino, Apple has taken the wraps off four new iPhones. Yeah, the iPhone lineup has today grown to four devices, including the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. The new lineup is powered by the world’s first 5nm A14 Bionic chipset, supports 5G, and brings a myriad of other minor upgrades.
you can see that the new iPhones don’t look an entire lot different as compared to its predecessors. We expected Apple to supply a smaller notch but that’s never the case here. The iPhone 12 series includes four models and comes in three different screen sizes – all Super Retina XDR (OLED) panels this point around.
Even the iPhone 12, a successor to the iPhone 11, and therefore the cheapest iPhone 12 mini, a replacement addition to the lineup, include an OLED display as against the Liquid Retina LCD panels. The front panel is roofed with Ceramic Shield, a replacement glass + ceramic protective layer that’s been developed in partnership with Corning.
The iPhone 12 mini features a 5.4-inch display, the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro have a 6.1-inch display. and eventually , the most important of all is that the iPhone 12 Pro Max with its 6.7-inch display on the front. you continue to have a huge notch at the highest , housing the Face ID tech and a 12MP selfie camera, on the front.
Under the hood, the whole iPhone 12 lineup is powered by the newest A14 Bionic chipset that first made its debut with the new iPad Air earlier this month. it’s the world’s first chipset supported the 5nm process node. The chipset packs a hexa-core CPU, quad-core GPU, and a replacement 16-core Neural Engine, boasting up to 11 Trillion Operations per second (TOPs). All of the iPhone 12 variants support Gigabit LTE and 5G connectivity out-of-the-box.
The chipset is paired with a minimum of 64GB storage on the iPhone 12 and 12 mini. The users have the choice to select up to 256GB storage models. the professional variants, on the opposite hand, have a minimum of 128GB of storage onboard and may go up to 512GB. Apple doesn’t share the quantity of RAM present aboard its phones, so await teardown videos to find out about it.
The iPhone 12 and 12 mini have a dual-camera system with a 12MP (f/1.6) primary camera and a 12MP (f/2.4) ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV. It supports OIS, Smart HDR 3, 4K @ 60FPS video , and 5x digital zoom.
the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max, Apple is doubling down on improved optical zoom and LiDAR sensor (first baked into the iPad Pro 2020) for augmented reality applications. you’ve got a 12MP (f/1.6) primary camera, a 12MP ultra-wide lens with a 120-degree FOV, a 12MP telephoto camera aboard the professional variants.
The iPhone 12 Pro supports 4x optical zoom while the iPhone 12 Pro Max supports 5x optical zoom. Both phones support dual-OIS, sapphire lens cap , Deep Fusion, and a replacement Apple ProRAW feature that allows you to click and edit RAW images using the native Photos app.
Apple has now decided to revive the favored moniker for a replacement magnetic wireless charging solution for its new iPhone 12 series. There’s now magnets built into Apple’s new phones, along side the wireless charging coil, that permits users to properly align and snap chargers onto the rear . Apple has also unveiled cases, covers, and other accessories that snap to the rear of the iPhone 12 magnetically.
The new iPhone 12 series has been priced starting at $699 in the US and Rs. 69,900 in India. You can find the price details for all the new models right here:
- iPhone 12 mini – starts at Rs. 69,900
- iPhone 12 – starts at Rs. 79,900
- iPhone 12 Pro – starts at Rs. 1,19,900
- iPhone 12 Pro Max – starts at Rs. 1,29,900
The iPhone 12 and 12 mini will be available in five color variants – blue, black, green, white, and red. The Pro variants, on the other hand, will come in four colors – silver, gold, graphite, and Pacific blue.
The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will be available to buy from October 30th in India. The iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max will be up for pre-order from November 6th and go on sale from November 13th.