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In a nutshell

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

What Carphone Warehouse says

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

5.0 based on

  • Operating System

    iOS 14

  • Camera

    12MP + 12MP Dual Rear Camera

  • Display

    6.1 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
Apple Arcade requires a subscription.

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

  • Battery

    • Lightning to USB Type-C

  • Specification

  • Body

    • Nano

  • Dimensions

    • 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm

    • 162 grams

  • Calls & Messages

  • Operating System

    • iOS

    • iOS 14

  • Apps

    • App Store

  • 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 (...

    • 12 megapixels

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

    • 12 megapixels

  • Music and entertainment

    • Built‑in stereo speaker

  • Processor

    • A14 Bionic chip Next‑generation Neural Engine

  • Display

    • 460 ppi

    • 2532 x 1170 pixels

    • Ceramic Shield

    • Super Retina XDR display, all‑screen OLED

    • 6.1 inches

Accessories

Belkin 20w USB-C Fast Charger White

£17.99
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Clearguard Glass for iPhone 12 & 12 Pro No Colour

£14.99
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Gear 4 Crystal Palace for iPhone 12 & 12 Pro Clear

£29.99
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Apple iPhone 12 is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Phone Pre Ordered this phone switched from Android. Great phone but iOS is a bit restrictive but anyone who loves iPhones will love this phone
Date published: 2020-10-30
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