iPhone 12 was the most awaited mobile in the last quarter of 2020. Finally, Apple has released it on 13 October 2020, during Apple iPhone 12 event. The event was a virtual event held online as were the previous events this year amid COVID-19. During the event, the HomePod mini and iPhones 12 were launched with their prices and pre-order dates. Let’s have a detailed look here.
Apple iPhone 12
iPhone 11 remained the no. 1 smartphone in the world and so is being expected iPhone 12 with its amazing and brilliant features. During Apple iPhone 12 event Mr. Tim said that we put the customers in the center and seek customer satisfaction. So, the new smartphones powered with A14 Bionic chip will take it to the next level. There were four versions of the iPhone 12 announced during the event iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. The following are the main things to be discussed.
- 5G Connectivity: The important feature of the iPhone 12 is its 5G connectivity. It has partnered with Verizon to use the fastest ever network that puts the iPhone to the next level of technology. It uses Ultra wideband and fetches a download speed of up to 4GBps while the uploading speed up to 200MBps. Hence, it becomes the fastest ever smartphone in the world.
- Ceramic Shield cover: It is the first smartphone that has the toughest ever glass than any other smartphone that is called a ceramic shield. Eventually, it gives 4 times better drop performance and has fewer chances to be damaged if drops.
- A14 Bionic Chip: During Apple iPhone 12 event, it was stated that the iPhone 12 possesses its own A14 Bionic chip. It is the faster ever chip in the world with 11.8 billion transistors and 11 trillion operations per second. While the machine learning system in this chip makes it more effective.
- Mag Safe: Apple does what you can imagine. Now, you can experience a wireless charging system with this new iPhone 12. On the back of the phone, there is a magnetic chip that sticks with the Mag accessories and the mobile starts charging. Mobile charges even faster than the normal method.
- Faster game streaming: Apple iPhone 12 event also revealed that the new iPhone will give you an immersive gaming experience because of its machine learning, 5G connectivity, and A14 Bionic chip. The event also presented a demo of the popular game League of Legends Wild Rift.
- High-Quality Camera: During the Apple iPhone 12 event, people also came to know that the new Apple phone has the best ever camera with its dual and triple system. WIth its LiDAR system, it fetches the 87% more low light performance. While recording video, it enables to record HDR video. Also, it supports Dolby’s vision to capture, edit, watch, and share videos.
This is another amazing release during the Apple iPhone 12 event that has a tag line of Hi-Speed. HomePod mini is a smart speaker that can be placed anywhere in your home. Also, it can be integrated with Siri, Smart home app, as well as iPhone to use its most effective. It is easy to use as it has a button on its top to control the volume. Here are the key features of this smart mini speaker.
- It fetches amazing sound quality with an S5 chip and computational audio that optimizes the loudness.
- It spread the sound on a 360-degrees angle
- With its dynamic range, it can be connected with your iPhone as well as Homekit
- When connecting to Siri, you can also search by voice directing it to play music, tell about the weather, or any random question
- iPhone can be connected by just bringing near to the speakers
- It can be integrated with the Home app to get a notification where you are. Because it can be placed anywhere with great ease
- Also, you can use it to lock doors, to set a scene, or to dim the light after integrating with Homekit
- An important feature is that it can be used as an intercom. You can give instructions or share something with other family members using this.
- It can recognize the voices of all family members and act upon accordingly.
- Most importantly, it maintains the privacy and security of the users.
During the Apple iPhone 12 event, it was revealed that the pre-order of HomePod will start from 6 Nov 2020 and will be available for the shipment on 16 Nov 2020. However, the price of the HomePod is $99
During the Apple iPhone 12 event on 13th October, Apple released the iPhone 12 and HomePod mini Speakers. The smart speakers can be integrated with Siri, Smart Home App, and iPhone to use it anywhere in the home. While iPhone 12 is released in four versions with a starting price of $699. For more updates, and the latest news, keep visiting us.