NEW IPHONE 12; SPECS, RELEASE DATE, AND ALL THE LEAKS
iPhone 12 has kept numerous individuals on high anticipation as Apple’s flagship phone of the year 2020. There were bits of rumours about its release date to be September, considering Apple’s typical release period of their previous flagship phones like the iPhone11 of September 2019. Unfortunately, Apple has clarified that the new iPhone will be a few weeks later their previous launch time, which means that it may likely be in October. It was stated that this new iPhone 12 will be launched alongside its prototypes; iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM THE NEW IPHONE 12
There may be a great change in the design of the new iPhone 12 compared to the latest versions of the iPhone. Reports have it that it will look more like the flat stainless steel edged iPhone 4 and 5 with some mixed components of iPad Pro 2020. The four different models of this iPhone 12 will probably come with a thinner notch and a rear made of glass. According to a tweet by a Youtuber @EverythingApplePro, “people who love tiny phones are in for a treat with the 5.4 inch iPhone”. Also, Jon Prosser stated that the iPhone 12 pro and iPhone 12 pro Max will come with stainless steel frame while the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Max will feature an aluminium frame.
All the four models of the new iPhone 12 models will features for the first time, an OLED screen. Considering these sizes speculated; iPhone 12 (5.4-inch display), iPhone 12 Max (6.1-inch display), iPhone 12 Pro( 6.1-inch display) and iPhone 12 Pro Max (6.7-inch display) they are obviously coming with a bigger screen. The resolution expected for these screens is yet to be certainly affirmed. Another goodness about the display of the new iPhone 12 is the feature of 120Hz refresh rate which simply means a faster and smoother screen scrolling experience.
CAMERA AND OTHER NOTABLE FEATURES
Multiple reputable sources have revealed that the new iPhone 12 is coming with a big change and improved camera experience. One of those changes is the inclusion of a high-tech LIDAR scanner like the one on iPad Pro 2020. This LIDAR scanner will be exclusively added to the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max along with additional three lenses while the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Max will have only two camera lenses. A leaker named Max Weinbach asserts that there will be an inclusion of Smart HDR functionality for the new iPhone 12 Pro that will improve low light performance.
The new iPhone 12 is supposed to feature wireless charging like most notable modern devices. It was also revealed that the phone may not include USB-C but will stick with a lightning cable. With a grand feature of 5G wireless network, surfing the net will be much easier and better. It is also expected that this new iPhone will feature water-resistant.
IPHONE 12 LEAKED SPECIFICATIONS
- Models: iPhone 12 (5.4 inches), iPhone 12 Max (6.1 inches), iPhone 12 Pro (6.1 inches), iPhone 12 Pro Max (6.7 inches)
- Price: Between the range of $649, $749, $999, and $1,099
- Battery: 2,227 mAh 3,687mAh for the Pro Max
- Display: 5.4-inch Super Retina OLED (BOE)
- Body: Aluminum, stainless steel
- Storage: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB. 4GB RAM
- Camera:Dual rear cameras
- Processor: 5nm A14 Bionic chipset
- 5G: Sub-6GHz
The delay announced by Apple about the release of their new iPhone 12 might be because of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. This new iPhone 12 could be the biggest update on iPhones. Even with all the leaks about what it will feature, there is still a probability that a lot is yet to be known. Therefore it is better for everyone who is anticipating for the release of the new iPhone 12 and all its model to keep their fingers crossed till this flagship phone is dropped by Apple.