A Apple made official this Tuesday (13th) afternoon, four models of its new top-of-the-range iPhone 12 in an event broadcast online. The line of new smartphones of the American company brings support to 5G as one of the biggest news.
The four models announced are: the iPhone 12 is iPhone 12 mini is iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. As you would expect, there are some differences between them but, looking at the similarities, it is clear what is Apple's ambition with this new series.
- The iPhone 12 was the first to have its details revealed. The device has more square edges, which reminds of the look of the iPhone 4. It is 11% thinner, 15% smaller and 16% lighter than the previous version, but the screen remained the same size - 6,1 inches .
- The big news is the arrival of the 5G ao iPhone on all models, a new generation that allows for higher speed and lower connection latency, as well as less complications with denser areas such as sports stadiums or airports. Apple believes that adoption 5G will allow us to arrive at new innovations, a trend that the company intends to apply in the new iPhones.
- The iPhone 12 has two cameras: a wide-angle and an ultra-wide lens, which allows for more open images with a larger field of view. Both have 12 megapixels. Processor technologies allow you to optimize the quality of your photos with contrast settings, more accurate colors and night mode.
- With regard to performance, Apple said that the iPhone 12 includes the Bionic A14. The company says that the processor in question is “the most powerful ever integrated into a smartphone“, Pointing to the 11.8 billion transistors. At this point, the technology of Cupertino refers that the CPU and But by the full GPU acceleration tech they are 50% faster than the predecessor.
- The technology of the panel changed, Apple abandoned the LCD and adopted OLED, which the company calls “Super Retina XDR”. The contrast of the screen has increased and the number of pixels has increased: the iPhone 12 has twice the resolution of the iPhone 11.
- Apple removed the earphones and plug that used to accompany the device in the box for environmental reasons. The company advances that there are 700 million compactable headphones with the Lightning standard in the world. As of now, the iPhone box includes a USB-C cable for Lightning. Consumers who do not have a UBS-C plug should purchase separately.
As for the iPhone 12 mini. It has the same features as the iPhone 12, but with a 5,4 inch screen. the iPhone 12 mini will sell for $ 699 and the iPhone 12 for $ 799.
But Apple didn’t want to stop here with regard to iPhone 12. The company also announced the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max, 'premium' models that include some of Apple's best features. In addition to the referred Ceramic Shield, MagSafe, Super Retina XDR is iPhone 12 Pro has a screen with 6.1 inches and the iPhone 12 Pro Max goes up to 6.7 inches.
Less Wire will bring more details about the iPhones 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max in its next article.