Apple iPhone 12 Mini 64GB
Display 5.4 inches (1080×2340)
Front Camera 12MP Dual front camera
Rear Camera 12MP + 12MP
Battery Capacity 2227mAh
Operating System iOS 14
- Processor Apple A14 Bionic
Overview of iPhone 12 Mini 64GB
iPhone 12 Mini comes with a 5.40inch touchscreen display and a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. It can support wireless charging as well as fast charging. The camera set up comprises of a 12MP primary camera and a second 12MP camera that has an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera has autofocus while the front camera sports a 12MP camera that is used for selfies.
The dimensions of the device are 131.50×64.20×7.40 mm while the weight is 135.00 grams. It is based on iOs 14 and comes with 256GB of inbuilt storage and 4GB RAM. It comes in the shades of Black, Blue, Red, Green and White colours and features an IP68 rating for dust and water protection. Available connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, NFC, and Bluetooth v5.00. The security options include face unlock with 3D Face recognition.
There is usually a good feeling that comes with carrying along with a device that has a premium look. This is the sort of feeling that you will get with the iPhone 12 mini with its design being reminiscent of iPhone 4. The phone comes with a more durable build that makes it to look and feel modern. The device has the same flat-edge matte aluminium design that is similar to the iPhone 12. The back has a glossy glass while the display is flat and is protected by an Apple Ceramic Shield material which improves shatter resistance. It also comes with Ip68 that enables it to withstand up to 20 feet of submersion into the water for up to 30 minutes. The back of the phone is where you will spot the Apple new Magsafe system that can be used for wireless charging.
The rear part has 12MP cameras with optical image stabilization and is found on a square housing. The apple logo is spotted at the centre of the back part while the front features a Super Retina XDR display and hosts the 12MP camera.
The phenomenal screen that is found in the iPhone 12 mini is one of the best that has been seen on an iPhone. The company has for the first time brought the super Retina XDR OLED technology. The resolution is higher than that of iPhone 11 and matches that of Redmi Note 7 Pro. The screen is 5.4 inches and enables you to comfortably reach all corners when using the phone with one hand. The resolution further works out to 476PPI with pictures being crisp and clear.
Even the smallest iPhone 12 benefits from the dual-camera system that is found in iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro. The camera set up can be closely linked to that of iPhone 11 but several tweaks come along. One can find the 12MP standard camera with its f/1.6 lens being able to give out a 27% increase in low light performance while the optical image stabilization system being able to deliver 5000 micro adjustments per second. The sensor can capture 4K HDR videos at 60 frames per second.
Enjoy selfies and video calling with the 12MP sensor that gives out an impressive quality while Portrait mode works well thanks to the 3D depth sensor. The ultra-wide lens can produce wide lens as compared to Pixel 5 and pulls in more of the surroundings. The camera controls all distortion and results in an image with more colour and deeper contrast. Low light performance has been greatly improved while going from the f/1.8 on iPhone 11 to f/1.6 on iPhone 12 mini. It performs very well in dark settings while the Night Mode works well with both the rear cameras.
You will be more than amazed with how the camera can brighten the exposure while shooting in near-complete darkness and allow the photos to feel as though they have been shot in daylight. Portrait shots are doable as the phone alters the background to focus on your face through blurring or filling the background with a colour.
PERFORMANCE AND SPECS
Whether you are going through social media, gaming or using the camera, iPhone 12 mini never drops a sweat thanks to its powerful processor. Similar to iPhone 12 Pro it features Apple’s latest chipset which is A14 Bionic and is one of the most powerful engine that the company has made for a smartphone. It comes running iOS14.
BATTERY LIFE AND CHARGING
You will enjoy up to a day of usage with the battery found on the device while the fast charging technology has been improved over the iPhone 11 thus giving you a 20W fast charging. It can be able to fill up in just an hour while the wireless charging and Mag safe fast charger are additional to the charging option.
The 5G frenzy is quickly kicking it and Apple has not been left out as it goes all-in on 5G for the iPhone 12. The device prepares you for the future as 5G transforms the device and gives it accelerated speeds and better performance. With it, you will be able to download huge files on the go or stream high-quality HDR movies with sufficient clarity.
Running out of space will not be a hindrance anymore as the phone comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. With it, you will not only have enhanced performance but you will also be able to store all of your favourite content on your device.
iPhone 12 mini Specifications in Detail
|Model||iPhone 12 mini|
|Release date||13th October 2020|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Dimensions (mm)||131.50 x 64.20 x 7.40|
|Colours||Black, Blue, Green, Red, White|
|Screen size (inches)||5.40|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||476|
|Processor make||Apple A14 Bionic|
|Rear camera||12-megapixel (f/1.6) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|Front camera||12-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Operating system||iOS 14|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/Yes|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in Kenya (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in Kenya (Band 40)||Yes|
|3D face recognition||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|