iPhone 12 launched: India price, key specs, top features, sale date in India and everything you need to know – Apple has launched the iPhone 12. The new iPhone 12 is an update over the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 pro from last year.
Here are the key specs and details of the iPhone 12 as well as the iPhone 12 India price.
HIGHLIGHTS of iPhone 12 event
- Apple on October 13 launched the iPhone 12 lineup at a special event in Apple Park.
- Apple launched iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max at this event.
- The iPhone 12 series is powered by A14 Bionic chipset and it runs on iOS 14.
Last night Apple announced the new iPhone 12 at an event in Apple Park, where the company’s HQ is located. The iPhone 12 comes in the slot occupied by the iPhone XR, which has seen its price reduced.
There are three phones in the iPhone 12 series but of them, the iPhone 12 is the cheapest. Let’s take a quick look at the iPhone 12 keys specs, features and its India price.
iPhone 12 specs
iPhone 12 Processor: The iPhone 12 is powered by A14 Bionic, a new Apple-designed processor. It is made on 7nm technology, has 4 power-efficient cores, and 2 high performance cores. Apple hasn’t disclosed the speed of the A14 Bionic in the iPhone 12 but it seems to 2.6GHz.
iPhone 12 Dimensions : 7.4 mm thickness
iPhone 12 Weight : Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), stainless steel frame
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 4m for 30 mins)
iPhone 12 Apple Pay : (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)
Resolution : 1242 x 2688 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~442 ppi density)
iPhone 12 Quad : 12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76″, 1.8µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/1.8, 65mm (telephoto), 1/3.4″, 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2.5x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
TOF 3D LiDAR scanner (depth)
iPhone 12 Camera Features : Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR (photo/panorama)
iPhone 12 Video : 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
iPhone 12 Colors : Matte Space Gray, Matte Silver, Matte Gold, Matte Midnight Green, Matte Blue
iPhone 12 RAM : The amount of RAM has not been disclosed by Apple. But it is likely to be 3GB.
iPhone 12 Internal storage : iPhone 12 comes in three storage variants: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB.
iPhone 12 Screen : 6.1-inch LCD screen that Apple calls “Fluid Display”. Resolution of 1792 x 828 pixels.
iPhone 12 Rear camera : 2 cameras, both having 12-megapixel image sensors. The main camera uses a F1.8 aperture lens. The other camera has an ultra-wide lens with aperture of F2.4.
iPhone 12 Front camera : 12-megapixel front camera with F2.2 lens.
iPhone 12 Software : iOS 14
iPhone 12 Battery : Battery capacity Full Day.
Special features of iPhone 12
The iPhone 12 has several special features:
— Camera performance is a major focus area for Apple with the iPhone 12. The difference between the ultra-wide lens and the regular lens amounts to 2X optical zoom. The iPhone 12 camera comes with a special night mode — similar to the one found on Android phones — as well as new image processing methods that boost HDR. Video recording in 4K resolution up to 60FPS is one more standout feature.
iPhone 12 launched: India price, key specs, top features, sale date in India and everything you need to know
— The iPhone 12 is water and dust resistant with IP68 rating.
— While Apple has not revealed the battery capacity of the iPhone 12, the company says that this phone offer one hour more battery life compared to the iPhone XR. Wireless charging is supported.
— Dual SIM cards are supported (nano-SIM and eSIM).
— The phone has an aluminium frame and a largely glass body. It weighs 194 grams.
— The iPhone 12 is going to be available in Black, Green, Yellow, Purple, Red and White.
— The A14 Bionic is the fastest processor ever used in a phone. It is really fast, in benchmarks as well as beyond benchmarks in real life.
— The iPhone 12 supports FaceID.
— The iPhone 12 lacks the regular headphone jack, as well as USB-C. It comes with Lightning port
— While the iPhone 12 supports fast charging it ships with a slower 5W charger.
How to buy iPhone 12 in India
The iPhone 12 will be one sale in India from October 16, although pre-orders may open before that. The phone will be available online as well as on Apple’s new Indian Online store.
iPhone 12 Price in India
The iPhone 12 has a starting price of Rs 73,000 + GST in India. This is for the 64GB variant. The 128GB variant costs Rs 84,900 + GST whereas the iPhone 12 with 256GB costs 1,15,000 + GST.