Apple has just announced it’s brand new products to the iPhone lineup – iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max, taking technology to the next level. All these new iPhones feature next level 5G Technology, and as Verizon CEO says, “5G just got real” in the event, mmWave 5G will be available on all the USA models.
Here’s what you need to know about the iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Pro Max:
Display & Design:
The iPhone 12 Pro comes with a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR Display with a 2532‑by‑1170-pixel resolution at 460 ppi and the iPhone 12 Pro Max comes with a 6.7-inch Super Retina XDR Display with a 2778‑by‑1284-pixel resolution at 458 ppi. Both of them have slimmer bezels and offer up to 1200 nits of brightness on HDR with a contrast ratio of 2,000,000:1. The new design with squared-off Surgical-grade Stainless Steel edges and slimmer bezels makes them look simply elegant! The display now has a Ceramic Shield which improves the drop performance by four times. Not enough? The iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Pro Max have IP68 water-resistance of a maximum depth of 6 meters up to 30 minutes.
Performance & Battery:
The iPhone 12 Pro & the iPhone 12 Pro Max are powered by the performance beast, the 5nm A14 Bionic Chip, which is the same chip revealed last month with the new iPad Air. The 6-Core CPU has 11.8 billion transistors and can perform 11 trillion operations in a second. The A14 Bionic chip offers efficient battery life & performance.
The iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone Pro Max offers a Triple Camera System, with a Wide, Ultra-Wide and Telephoto lens along with a LiDAR Sensor. Apple has upgraded the Wide Lens with Seven Elements and f/1.6 aperture, previously Six on the iPhone 11 Pro. Both the Wide and Ultra-Wide Cameras now offer Night Mode & all the three cameras support Deep Fusion with Smart HDR 3 with Scene Detection, offering Computational Photography. The new Wide Camera can now receive 27% more light, making low-light photography even better and features HDR video recording with Dolby Vision for up to 60 fps. The TrueDepth Camera System has also been upgraded to support Night Mode, Deep Fusion & Smart HDR 3 with Scene Detection.
The iPhone 12 Pro Max has received some exclusive features like 2.5 times Optical Zoom and 5 times Optical Zoom Ranger on the new 65 mm Telephoto Lens and a significantly larger sensor. The iPhone 12 Pro Max has a 47% larger sensor and Bigger 1.7 μm pixels. iPhone 12 Pro Max offers an 87% improvement in low-light performance. The Wide Camera also features New sensor-shift optical image stabilization, previously only available on DSLR Cameras, which has now made its way to the iPhone. Optical Image Stabilization can now make 5000 adjustments per second to the Wide Camera, which 5 times the speed of the iPhone 11 Pro. Need to Zoom More? iPhone 12 Pro Max offers up to 12 times Digital Zoom.
Apple ProRAW: This feature will provide you the RAW information of the image for you to edit the image and adjust its Color and White Balance, while Multiframe exposure and Noise Reduction are already adjusted.
The iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Pro Max offers superfast 5G Connectivity with mmWave Technology (mmWave only in select regions). Apple has partnered with Verizon to offer the best 5G experience on the iPhone 12 series. These powerful devices will also have “Smart Data Mode” which will switch between 5G and 4G/LTE to preserve battery life. iPhone will automatically switch to the 5G Network when required.
MagSafe: Everything just clicks:
The iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Pro Max have magnets on the back which allows many accessories to connect with just a snap. You can use a Card Holder for your Apple Card or charge it with a MagSafe wireless charger with up to 15W of fast charging.
Pricing, Colors & Availability:
The iPhone 12 Pro & iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available in four elegant finishes – Graphite, Silver, Gold, and Pacific Blue. Since Apple has doubled the base storage, the iPhone 12 Pro starts at $999 for the base 128GB variant, $1,099 for the 256GB variant, and $1,299 for the 512GB. The iPhone 12 Pro will be available to Pre-order on October 16th at 5 a.m. PDT.
The iPhone 12 Pro Max starts at $1,099 for the base 128GB variant, $1,199 for the 256GB variant, and $1,399 for the 512GB variant. The iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available to Pre-order on November 6th.
The iPhone 12 Pro & the iPhone 12 Pro Max is a huge leap forward towards elegance & functionality. When you purchase an iPhone 12 Pro or iPhone 12 Pro Max, you’ll get the iPhone itself and a USB-C to Lightning Cable. The Power Adapter and the EarPods have been removed from the box in order to reduce effects on the environment.