The iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 are available for preorder in various countries, and some models are already selling out in America.
The two phones are virtually identical, with the iPhone 12 Pro getting two extra camera sensors and a stainless steel chassis instead of aluminum.
Prices start at $ 799 for the iPhone 12 with carrier offers and $ 999 for the iPhone 12 Pro
Apple started selling two iPhone 12 versions online on Friday, following its well-known iPhone launch pattern. The new iPhones go on sale on the first Friday after Apple’s announcement, and they ship to buyers – and launch in stores – a week later. Only, 2020 isn’t anything like previous years.
Moreover, only two of the four iPhone 12 models that Apple unveiled earlier this week are available to order. That’s the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro. The iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max are coming in mid-November, with preorders set to kick off on November 6th.
Even in the year of this horrific pandemic, the only thing that doesn’t seem to change is iPhone demand. The iPhone 12 has started selling out within minutes after preorders opened, especially the more expensive iPhone 12 Pro version.
IPhone 12 Pro in metal, iPhone 12 in aluminum
Overall, the design of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro is similar. The two mobiles benefit from the reduction in the size of the notch. Apple eventually managed to make it less prominent. But the powerful 3D scanners of Face ID oblige, the notch is still retained. The location of the physical buttons is identical.
The two smartphones share the same dimensions: 146.7mm in height, 71.5mm in width, and a thickness of 7.4mm. Only the weight varies slightly between the two devices: 162g for the iPhone 12 against 187g for the iPhone 12 Pro.
Apple on October 13, 2020 introduced its newest flagship iPhones, the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini, which offer powerful features at an affordable price tag. Sold alongside the more expensive iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max, the iPhone 12 and 12 mini are ideal for anyone who doesn’t need Pro camera features.
The 6.1-inch iPhone 12 is a successor to the iPhone 11, while the 5.4-inch iPhone 12 is an all-new size and marks the smallest iPhone Apple has introduced since the 2016 iPhone SE. Aside from screen size and battery size, the two phones are technically identical. With its small size, the iPhone 12 mini will be ideal for those who prefer an iPhone that can be used one-handed.
All iPhone models this year feature Super Retina XDR OLED displays for the first time, with an edge-to-edge design with the exception of the Face ID notch and small bezels around the edge. There’s no difference in display quality between the standard iPhone 12 models and the Pro models.
The iPhone 12 is for you if you only want to benefit from a new smartphone with a screen of more than 6 inches with iOS by paying as little as possible. The device is extremely powerful and fast and offers good battery life, it has the same SoC and the same battery as the iPhone 12 Pro.
The latter is more premium oriented with its metal frame. For those who need a lot of storage space, there is a 512 GB variant, where the iPhone 12 stops at 256 GB. It is mainly for its photo capabilities that it stands out from the crowd. the standard iPhone 12. Those who are primarily looking for an excellent camera phone will not regret investing more in the Pro model. The iPhone 12 is however sufficient if the photo is not your number 1 criterion.