Apple iPhone 12 series is confirmed to launch on October 13. Just a few days ahead of the official debut, prices and specifications of the 2020 iPhones have been leaked by a Weibo user that goes by the name Kang. The new iPhone series will include the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max smartphones. All devices are expected to come with OLED Super Retina XDR displays. iPhone 12 series is also rumored to have MagSafe-branded wireless charging accessories, including an official magnetic case.
Apple iPhone 12 series prices and specs
Apple iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 are expected to come with an initial price of $699 and $799, respectively. The devices may arrive in Black, White, Red, Blue, and Green colors. The pricings of iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max, on the other hand, are expected to start at $999 and $1,099, respectively. The smartphones may come in Gold, Silver, Graphite, and Blue colors. Besides, the Weibo post revealed that the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro would go on pre-orders starting either October 16 or 17, while their availability would begin from October 23 or 24. The iPhone 12 Mini is said to go on pre-orders from November 6 or 7, while its availability would start from November 13 or 14. Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available for pre-orders on November 13 or 14, while its availability could start from November 20 or 21.
According to the tipster, Apple iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max would arrive with OLED Super Retina XDR displays and have a Ceramic Shield glass cover. All the new 2020 iPhones are also said to support video recording based on the Dolby Vision standard. The iPhone 12 series is also rumored to have a Smart Data Mode to automatically switch between 4G and 5G networks. The new devices are said to offer 15W wireless charging that Apple would call MagSafe. The leak suggests that the iPhone 12 Mini will arrive with a 5.4-inch display and feature a dual rear camera setup — a combination of a wide-angle and an ultra-wide-angle shooter along with an f/1.6 aperture. The iPhone 12 is also said to have an identical camera setup but come with a larger 6.1-inch display. iPhone 12 Pro will also come with a 6.1-inch display but include a triple rear camera setup with a LiDAR sensor. However, iPhone 12 Pro Max may come with a 6.7-inch display and a quad rear camera setup. The iPhone 12 series is speculated to have improved Deep Fusion and Night Mode. Software-wise, the devices will run the newly released iOS 14.