Apple held their yearly Apple iPhone event yesterday and launched 4 new iPhone, the Apple iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max.
New iPhone, of course, will get an internal update including the new Apple A14 Bionic chip that adopted on the latest Apple iPad 8th Gen which recently launched. The iPhone 12 product family enjoyed the same flagship processor that supports 5G. Apple promises up to 50% better CPU & GPU performances as well as 80% neural engine performance improvement on the new chip.
Apple iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12
The Apple iPhone 12 mini is a new variant that offers similar positioning with the Apple iPhone SE. It sports a 5.4-inch Super Retina XDR display with a much higher resolution now at 2,340 x 1,080. Whereas the Apple iPhone 12 sports a 6.1-inch OLED display with 2,532 x 1,170 resolution display which is a huge upgrade.
Both are equipped with dual camera setup; 12-megapixels f/1.6 aperture main camera with OIS and a 12-megapixels f/2.4 ultrawide. The front camera is a 12-megapixels f/2.2.
Apple iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max
The iPhone 12 Pro has the same display with the iPhone 12 which is a 6.1″ OLED display with 2,532 x 1,170 resolution. The iPhone 12 Pro Max touts a 6.7-inch OLED display with 2,778 x 1,284 resolution.
Both equipped with triple rear camera setup similar to the iPhone 11 Pro-series but an upgrade of 47% larger 12-megapixels 1.7µm sensor. A 12-megapixels ultrawide and a 12-megapixels 2.5x telephoto camera. LiDAR Scanner is featured in the camera setup for faster and precise autofocus.
Aside from the camera hardware upgrade, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro-series are the first smartphone that capable to shoot Dolby Vision HDR videos up to 60fps.
The iPhone 12-series and iPhone 12 Pro-series supports 20W fast charge, 15W MagSafe Wireless Charging and 7.5W Qi Wireless Charging. The company also introduced a few new MagSafe Wireless Charging accessories. Talking bout accessories, all the new Apple iPhone not longer get power adaptor nor a pair of Lightning EarPods in the box.
Here are the official pricing for Malaysia
Apple iPhone 12 mini (White, Black, Blue, Green & (PRODUCT) RED)
- 64GB – RM 3,399
- 128GB – RM 3,599
- 256GB – RM 4,099
Apple iPhone 12(White, Black, Blue, Green & (PRODUCT) RED)
- 64GB – RM 3,899
- 128GB – RM 4,099
- 256GB – RM 4,599
Apple iPhone 12 Pro (Silver, Graphite, Gold & Pacific Blue)
- 128GB – RM 4,899
- 256GB – RM 5,399
- 512GB – RM 6,299
Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max (Silver, Graphite, Gold & Pacific Blue)
- 128GB – RM 5,299
- 256GB – RM 5,799
- 512GB – RM 6,699
Apple Malaysia hasn’t confirmed the local availability date, likely Malaysia will be in the first wave countries to get it on 6th November 2020.