Beginning in the present day at 8am EST, Apple started taking preorders for the 2 new iPhone fashions it did not launch earlier: the iPhone 12 mini and the iPhone 12 Professional Max. A minimum of the primary orders positioned in the present day will start arriving at customers’ transport addresses on November 13—subsequent Friday.
The iPhone 12 mini is in most respects an identical to the already-launched iPhone 12, besides that it has a smaller, 5.4-inch display screen as an alternative of the iPhone 12’s 6.1-inch show. As a result of the iPhone 12 mini has very small bezels, the system’s footprint is definitely barely smaller than that of the present iPhone SE, which shares its chassis with the beforehand launched iPhone 8.
The iPhone 12 Professional Max has extra distinctions from the iPhone 12 Professional in addition to display screen actual property (the Max measures in at 6.7 inches to the usual Professional’s 6.1 inches). Specifically, its rear digital camera specs differ, promising superior picture high quality.
The iPhone 12 mini is available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB storage configurations and begins at $699. The iPhone 12 Professional Max is available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB, and it begins at $1,099.
Once we reviewed the iPhone 12 and 12 Professional final month, we concluded that the flagship characteristic, 5G, is a bit untimely by way of its worth proposition for many potential patrons. However we additionally favored the design, discovered the cameras to be simply as sturdy as final yr’s, and appreciated the excellent display screen and comparatively sturdy efficiency (although we did not see dramatic CPU or GPU efficiency positive aspects over the iPhone 11 or 11 Professional from final yr).
As a result of the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Professional Max share a lot with their cousins, we do not plan to do a full overview of those new fashions, however we’ll go over a few of the distinctions as soon as we’ve them in hand.