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On Tuesday, Apple revealed: iPhone 12, , iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. That are available for pre-order now, while the iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available from November 13 ( ). If you are considering upgrading from last year for iPhone 12, you may be wondering: What exactly is the difference?
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Here’s everything you need to know about how the iPhone 12 compares to the iPhone 11.
Screens in different sizes
Apple announced four iPhone 12 models: iPhone 11 Pro (5.8 inches) and iPhone 11 Pro Max (6.5 inches).(5.4 inches), the (6.1 inches) and (6.7 inches). By comparison, there are only three iPhone 11 devices: the iPhone 11 (6.1-inch), the
Same refresh rate
Although there was speculation that the iPhone 12 Pro’s screen might have(like the iPad Pro), this ended up being a rumor. Both iPhone 11 and iPhone 12 are updated at 60 frames per second or 60Hz. Most phones are the same. But some, like and , update at 120Hz. The higher the refresh rate, the faster and smoother a phone feels as you scroll through apps and websites.
As is typically the case with new iPhones, the iPhone 12 has itover the iPhone 11 – especially the iPhone 12 Pro models. The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Mini largely stick to the iPhone 11’s camera design with regular, ultra-wide and selfie cameras. But they also offer Night Mode photos, which now also work on ultra-wide cameras and selfie cameras, and enhanced HDR mode for challenging scenes with light and dark elements.
Meanwhile, the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max get major shooting enhancements, including a larger image sensor and a fourth telephoto camera for more distant subjects as well. The iPhone 12 Pro has the same 2x zoom telephoto range as previous iPhones – a 52mm equivalent focal length – but the Pro Max expands to 2.5x zoom or a 65mm equivalent lens.
Despite this, it isis nothing to sneeze at: It has a night mode and one that can add extra detail in photos along with a good camcorder.
The addition of 5G
All iPhone 12 models offer, which virtually all new Android phones arriving in the US already have. This means that phones can tap into the wireless high-speed network on the go – which may seem , as we spend more time at home, but will still future-proof your device for the rise of 5G.
The iPhone 11 does not offer 5G connectivity, although many people seem to do so.
The 2019 iPhone 11’s base model cost $ 699, which was $ 50 less than the iPhone XR 2018. Now, with the addition of the iPhone 12, the price of the iPhone 11 has dropped to $ 599.
The iPhone 12 Mini costs $ 699, the iPhone 12 is $ 799, the iPhone 12 Pro is $ 999, and the iPhone 12 Pro Max is $ 1,099.
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