In this news, we discuss the Apple Event Highlights: iPhone 12 series and HomePod Mini launched.
Apple has finally unveiled the highly anticipated iPhone 12 series including four models iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and the iPhone 12 Pro Max with the Homepod Mini smart speaker.
the iPhone 12 Mini is priced at $ 699 and the iPhone 12 to 799 USD. Both phones will come in black, red, blue, and green color options.
the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max will be offered in four stunning shades: Pacific Blue, Gold, Graphite and Silver. Both models will be available for pre-order from October 16 and release on November 13.
the iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max have 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB storage options and will be priced from $ 999 and $ 1099, respectively.
iPhone 12: Specifications
the iPhone 12 features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display with 460ppi and a peak brightness of 1200 nits. the iPhone 12 is 11% thinner and 16% lighter than the iPhone 11 and comes with a ceramic shield that dramatically improves toughness, delivering 4x better drop performance.
Under the hood, the iPhone 12 contains the all-new A14 Bionic chip, the first 5nm chip in a smartphone that delivers up to 50% faster performance than any other smartphone chip in the world. It features a 4-core GPU, the fastest GPU of any smartphone, and a 16-core neural engine that is 80% faster.
the iPhone 12 houses a dual camera setup, including a 12MP ultra-wide lens with f / 1.6 aperture and optical image stabilization (OIS), a 12MP wide-angle lens with a 120-degree field of view. The rear camera comes with an enhanced night mode and an accelerated night mode.
All iPhone The 12 series features MagSafe technology, an intelligent system of magnets to enhance the wireless charging experience.
iPhone 12 Mini
the iPhone The Mini is claimed to be the smallest, thinnest, and lightest 5G phone in the world. It has a 5.4 inch Super Retina XDR display with Ceramic Shield. It also contains the A14 Bionic chip and a dual camera system similar to the iPhone 12.
iPhone 12 Pro / iPhone 12 Pro Max
the iPhone 12 Pro has a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display while the iPhone 12 Pro Max features a 6.7-inch display, the largest display ever iPhone. Both phones are equipped with the A14 Bionic chip and MagSafe technology.
In the camera department, the Pro models are equipped with a 12MP wide lens with f / 1.6 aperture, a 12MP ultra-wide lens. The Pro model has a 52mm telephoto lens which supports 4x optical zoom and OIS while the iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 65mm telephoto lens that supports 2.5x optical zoom and OIS. Both models come with a LiDAR scanner with depth mapping technology.
Additionally, a new camera feature called Apple ProRAW will come to iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max later this year.
The Apple HomePod Mini features the S5 chip and compute audio for a powerful 360-degree sound experience. Its deep integration with the iPhone allows the smart speaker to access phone applications.
The HonePod Mini automatically integrates with the Home app which allows users to manage smart home devices such as lights, TVs, air conditioners, among others.
Priced at $ 99, the HomePod Mini will be available for pre-order starting November 6 and will release during the week of November 16. It will be offered in the color options White and Space Gray.
- Apple event highlights: iPhone Series 12 and HomePod Mini launched