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    In a nutshell

    • iOS 14
    • 5.4-inch Super Retina XDR display
    • Dual 12 MP rear cameras
    • 12 MP selfie camera
    • Apple A14 Bionic processor

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    What Carphone Say

    “By adding nanoscale ceramic crystals to the glass display, Apple have created a display that’s tougher than any other smartphone screen. It’s also scratch-resistant and offers 4x better drop performance than the iPhone 11.”

    What Users Say

    4.2 based on

    • Operating System

      iOS 14

    • Camera

      12MP + 12MP Dual Rear Camera

    • Display

      5.4 inches

    • Storage

      Available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB

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    Overview

    Blast past fast.

    5G speed. A14 Bionic, the fastest chip in a smartphone. An edge-to-edge OLED display. And Night mode on every camera.

    Design and Display

    To behold.
    And be held.

    The best iPhone display ever for incredible contrast and higher resolution. With Ceramic Shield, which has four times better drop performance.

    Super Retina XDR

    Same display as iPhone 12 Pro

    iPhone 12

    iPhone 12 mini

    6.1”

    5.4”

    Super Retina XDR

    Same display as iPhone 12 Pro

    5G on iPhone

    Say Hello to 5G.

    Superfast speeds. Super-low latency. So you can get faster downloads, better-quality
    video streaming, more responsive gaming and
    real-time interactivity.

    More 5G bands than any other smartphone for the broadest 5G coverage

    A14 Bionic

    The chip that pushes what’s possible.

    A14 Bionic is the fastest chip in a smartphone. With a 16-core Neural Engine, it crunches trillions of operations each second. And it’s super-efficient for great battery life.

    A14 Bionic
    Same chip as iPhone 12 Pro

    Without Night mode

    With Night mode

    Dual-Camera System

    Low light is now a highlight.

    Night mode on all cameras gives dimly lit photos — even selfies — a new level of detail.

    All-new to iPhone 12

    Ultra Wide camera now captures Night mode images

    Wide camera now captures 27% more light

    Without Night mode

    With Night mode

    All-new to iPhone 12

    Ultra Wide camera now captures Night mode images

    Wide camera now captures 27% more light

    Video

    Low lights. Camera. Action.

    iPhone 12 lets you record, edit and play back Dolby Vision video. Use AirPlay to stream it to your Apple TV or smart TV.

    Night mode Time-lapse video captures light trails and motion when you use a tripod

    10-bit HDR video recording delivers 60 times more colours than 8-bit video

    Why iPhone

    There’s no phone like iPhone.

    Easy to use

    Simple and intuitive, so it’s easy to get around with just a tap or a swipe.

    Smart performance

    Apple-designed chip for speed, power efficiency and intelligence in everything you do.

    Durable and retains value

    iPhone is built to last and holds its value longer than other smartphones.

    Protects your privacy

    Every aspect is designed to keep your information private and secure.

    MagSafe Accessories

    Snap on a magnetic case, wallet, or both.

    A new ecosystem of accessories for effortless attachment and faster wireless charging. With endless ways to combine, there is a mix to match any style.

    Learn more

    Lose yourself in 70 million songs.

    Stream 70 million songs ad-free. Download your favourite tracks. Play them offline.

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    Durability
    Claim based on iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro Ceramic Shield front compared with previous-generation iPhone.

    Display
    The display has rounded corners that follow a beautiful curved design, and these corners are within a standard rectangle. When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 5.42 inches (iPhone 12 mini), 5.85 inches (iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone XS, iPhone X), 6.06 inches (iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12, iPhone 11, iPhone XR), 6.46 inches (iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone XS Max), or 6.68 inches (iPhone 12 Pro Max) diagonally. Actual viewable area is less.

    Mobile and Wireless
    Data plan required. 5G and LTE are available in selected markets and through selected network providers. Speeds are based on theoretical throughput and vary based on site conditions and network. For details on 5G and LTE support, contact your provider and see apple.com/uk/iphone/cellular.

    Power and Battery
    All battery claims depend on network configuration and many other factors; actual results will vary. Battery has limited recharge cycles and may eventually need to be replaced by an Apple service provider. Battery life and charge cycles vary by use and settings. See apple.com/uk/batteries and apple.com/uk/iphone/battery.html for more information.

    Apple Arcade
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    AirPlay Streaming
    Requires an Apple TV or AirPlay-enabled TV.

    Availability
    Some features may not be available for all countries or all areas.

    Accessories
    Accessories sold separately.

    Apple Music
    Apple Music requires a subscription.

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    SPECIFICATION SUMMARY

    WHAT's IN THE BOX

    The box contains

    • Device
    • USB cable

    FULL SPECIFICATIONS

    • Specification

    • Body

      • Nano

    • Dimensions

      • 131.5 x 64.2 x 7.4 mm

      • 133 grams

    • Calls & Messages

    • Operating System

      • iOS

      • iOS 14

    • Apps

      • App Store

    • Battery

      • Lightning to USB Type-C

    • Special Features

      • Siri

    • Connectivity

    • Camera

      • Retina Flash

      • HDR video recording with Dolby Vision up to 30 fps, 4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps or 60 fps

      • Ultra Wide and Wide cameras Ultra Wide: ƒ/2.4 aperture and 120° field of view Wide: ƒ/1.6 aperture 2x optical zoom out Digital zoom up to 5x Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High‑Key Light Mono) Optical image stabilisation (Wide) Five‑element lens (Ultra Wide); seven‑element lens (Wide) Brighter True Tone flash with slow sync Panorama (up to 63MP) Sapphire crystal lens cover 100% Focus Pixels (...

      • 1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps

      • 12 megapixels

      • 12 megapixels

    • Music and entertainment

      • Built-in stereo speaker

    • Processor

      • A14 Bionic chip Next‑generation Neural Engine

    • Display

      • 476 ppi

      • 2340 x 1080 pixels

      • uper Retina XDR display, all‑screen OLED

      • Ceramic Shield

      • 5.4 inches

    Accessories

    Belkin 20w USB-C Fast Charger White

    £17.99
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    Otterbox React Clear for iPhone 12 Mini Clear

    £19.99
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    Clearguard Glass for iPhone 12 Mini No Colour

    £14.99
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    Case It iPhone 12 Mini Case & Screen Protector Clear

    £7.99
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    Apple iPhone 12 mini is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 5.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Gavdutchname1975 from Great little phone I'm a smartphone enthusiast & like many other tech geeks am heavily into the android ecosystem(honestly I've spent all my money keeping up with them) , I haven't owned a apple device since the original SE but was so impressed with the iPhone 11 last year & decided to buy the 12 mini, all I can say is I'm loving having a small phone again & apple's ios is superb these days, great nightmode camera (on par with my Huawei p30 Pro), excellent video quality (best I've used) & if your worried about battery I can happily tell you it's fine, yes it's not top notch but gets me from 4am to 7pm daily with quite heavy use, I highly recommend this product (even to fellow android users)
    Date published: 2020-12-27
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Winnie from Breath of fresh air!! I bought this two weeks ago and I jumped from iPhone 8 to 12 mini so I really notice the features, battery life, Siri, the sharpness of the screen and many more that I’m still learning about. If you have a relatively old phone it’s worth making the jump! Value for money
    Date published: 2020-12-06
    Rated 1 out of 5 by Johnny_theo from Worst Phone I have used I brought this Phone on preorder after all the hype surrounding the phone with a lot of anticipation. Sadly the hype was all for nothing. I opened the box which feels cheap without a charger. Getting the phone you have thick bezels with the really ugly notch still hanging there. The battery life is poor like the camera. WOULD RECOMMEND THE S20FE.
    Date published: 2020-11-28