Apple iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini with OLED display, 5G, dual rear cameras launched

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Highlights
  • Both iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini comes with the latest Apple A14 Bionic chipset paired with a quad-core GPU and 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB of storage
  • Both models run iOS 14 out of the box and are rated IP68 for water and dust resistance
  • The iPhone 12 will be available to purchase through Apple Authorized Resellers in India, starting October 30, 2020, while the iPhone 12 mini will go on sale from November 13, 2020

Apple, at its special event, announced the new iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini smartphones. The iPhone 12 is the successor of last year’s launched iPhone 11 smartphone. Both iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini comes in Black, Blue, (PRODUCT) Red, Grey, and White color options and runs iOS 14 out of the box. Both models are also rated IP68 under IEC standard 60529 for water and dust resistance.

Apple iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini with OLED display, 5G, dual rear cameras launched

Apple iPhone 12 specifications

Apple iPhone 12 features a 6.1‑inch (2532 x 1170 pixels) Super Retina XDR OLED display with support for wide color gamut (P3), HDR, True Tone, and brightness up to 1200 nits (typical 625 nits max). The phone is powered by an Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) chip paired with quad-core graphics and 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB of storage. It comes with a non-removable lithium‑ion battery that supports 20W fast charging, 15W MagSafe wireless charging, and 7.5W Qi wireless charging technology. The iPhone 12 can deliver up to 17 hours of video playback and up to 65 hours of audio playback on a full charge. Further, the battery can charge up to 50 percent in around 30 minutes with a 20W fast charge adapter.

The iPhone 12 comes with a dual rear camera setup of 12 MP (f/1.6) primary sensor with OIS and a 12 MP (f/2.4) 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens. The rear cameras support 4K recording at 24/30/60fps and Full-HD recording at 30/60/120/240fps with support for HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 60fps), and stereo sound recording. For taking selfies and making video calls, the phone comes with a 12 MP (f/2.2) camera with Retina Flash and EIS. It supports 4K video recording at 24/30/60fps and Full-HD recording at 30/60/120fps.

Connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS/ GLONASS/ GALILEO/ QZSS, NFC with reader mode, 5G (sub‑6 GHz), 4G LTE, and a Lightning port. Sensors include proximity, magnetometer, ambient light, gyroscope, barometer, accelerometer, and Face ID, enabled by TrueDepth camera for facial recognition. Lastly, the phone measures 146.7 × 71.5 × 7.4 mm and weighs 162 grams.

iPhone 12 mini specifications

Apple iPhone 12 mini features a 5.4‑inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) Super Retina XDR OLED display with support for wide color gamut (P3), HDR, True Tone, and brightness up to 1200 nits (typical 625 nits max). Under the hood, the phone includes an Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) chip paired with quad-core graphics and 64GB, 128GB, or 256GB of storage. It comes with a non-removable lithium‑ion battery that supports 20W fast charging, 15W MagSafe wireless charging, and 7.5W Qi wireless charging technology. The iPhone 12 mini can deliver up to 15 hours of video playback and up to 50 hours of audio playback on a full charge. Further, the battery can charge up to 50 percent in around 30 minutes with a 20W fast charge adapter.

The iPhone 12 mini comes with the same camera setup of the iPhone 12, which includes a 12 MP (f/1.6) primary sensor with OIS and a 12 MP (f/2.4) 120-degree ultra-wide-angle lens. The rear cameras support 4K recording at 24/30/60fps and Full-HD recording at 30/60/120/240fps with support for HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 60fps), and stereo sound recording. On the front, the phone has a 12 MP (f/2.2) camera with Retina Flash and EIS. It supports 4K video recording at 24/30/60fps and Full-HD recording at 30/60/120fps.

Connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS/ GLONASS/ GALILEO/ QZSS, NFC with reader mode, 5G (sub‑6 GHz), 4G LTE, and a Lightning port. Sensors include proximity, magnetometer, ambient light, gyroscope, barometer, accelerometer, and Face ID. The phone measures 131.5 × 64.2 × 7.4 mm and weighs 133 grams.

Pricing and availability

The base variant of the iPhone 12 with 64GB of storage is priced at Rs. 79,900, while the 128GB storage variant cost Rs. 84,900. The top variant with 256GB of storage is priced at Rs. 94,900. On the other hand, the iPhone 12 mini 64GB variant is priced at Rs. 69,900, and the 128GB storage variant cost Rs. 74,900. The top variant of the iPhone 12 mini with 256GB storage costs Rs. 84,900.

The iPhone 12 will be available to purchase through Apple Authorized Resellers in India, starting October 30, 2020, while the iPhone 12 mini will go on sale from November 13, 2020, in the country.

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