iPhone 12 Launced In 4 Variants: Here’s All That Was Announced
Apple has launched its latest iPhone 12 series in the global market with the introduction of not one but four new iPhones.
Apple’s 2020 flagship lineup series included the newly launched Apple iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, and the compact iPhone 12 Mini.
苹果2020年的旗舰产品系列包括新推出的苹果iPhone12、iPhone12 Pro、iPhone12Pro Max和紧凑型iPhone12 Mini。
Apple also took the wraps off its more compact home audio system dubbed the HomePod Mini that has been priced at $99 (Rs 7,000 approx). This is the smaller version of the original speaker that is more compact in size.
Here’s a detailed look at all that was was announced at the event.
The new iPhone 12 features the same 6.1-inch display as the iPhone 11 and the XR. The new flagship is making a transition from the conventional IPS display to an OLED screen.
The design is a rollback to the previous generation iPhone 5 series with the flat aluminium sides and closely matches the iPad Pro design aesthetics. The iPhone 12 will be made available in the international markets starting 23 October.
Apple says the water-resistance of the device has been improved and it also offers support for Dolby Vision, HDR 10. There is also a notch at the top that houses the phone’s Face ID tech.
苹果公司表示，这款手机的耐水性得到了改善，它还支持杜比视觉(Dolby Vision)，HDR 10。顶部还有一个凹槽，里面装有手机的面部识别技术。
The device is powered by the company's latest A14 Bionic processor which is the first chipset built on a 5-nanometer processor. Apple claims that it’s 50 percent faster than conventional chipsets on Android devices.
On the rear, the new iPhone 12 comes with a 12+12-megapixel camera setup with a dedicated ultrawide sensor. The company says it has improved the phone’s low-light performance.
iPhone 12 Pro & 12 Pro Max
IPhone 12 Pro和12 Pro Max。
These are the iPhone flagships for the year 2020. The dup offers 5G capabilities and it’s the first major Apple redesign going back to full-screen smartphones.
Where the iPhone Pro is a 6.1-inch smartphone, the iPhone Pro Max is a 6.7-inch device that is bigger than the predecessor, the iPhone 11 Pro Max. Both the devices sport a stainless steel design and will be available in four colours: grey, stainless steel, gold, and a new blue.
IPhone Pro是6.1英寸的智能手机，iPhone Pro Max是6.7英寸的设备，比前身iPhone 11 Pro Max要大。这两款设备都采用不锈钢设计，将有四种颜色可供选择：灰色、不锈钢、金色和新的蓝色。
Both the Pro models also feature the A14 Bionic processor. Apple's iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max feature a new lidar sensor on the back – a technology first introduced on the iPad Pro in March.
这两款Pro型号还配备了A14仿生处理器。苹果的iPhone12 Pro和iPhone12 Pro Max的背面都有一个新的激光雷达传感器--这项技术是在3月份首次在iPad Pro上推出的。
Apple also said that it’s removing the charging adapters from the boxes this year.
iPhone 12 Mini
This is the first time that Apple has introduced a Mini variant to its lineup. The new Apple iPhone 12 Mini is a 5.4-inch device and is touted to be the most compact 5G device in the market.
这是苹果首次在其产品阵容中引入迷你变种。新款苹果iPhone 12 Mini是一款5.4英寸的设备，被吹捧为市场上最紧凑的5G设备。
There is no Touch ID on the device which means the only way to unlock it is through Face ID. The Mini also users the flagship A14 Bionic chipset.
Mini上没有Touch ID，这意味着解锁的唯一方式是通过Face ID。Mini还使用旗舰A14仿生芯片组。
As for the camera, the rear houses the same 12+12-megapixel camera setup as the iPhone 12 and it seems to have improved the low light performance as well.
The phone also carries the IP68 water-resistance rating and will be available in 5 colour options.
Apple HomePod Mini
Apple HomePod Mini。
At just 3.3 inches tall, HomePod mini is packed with innovative technologies and advanced software that together enable computational audio to deliver breakthrough audio quality wherever it is placed.
HomePod mini is designed to work with Apple Music, podcasts, radio stations from iHeartRadio, radio.com, and TuneIn, and in the coming months, popular music services including Pandora and Amazon Music.The HomePod mini delivers an incredibly rich and detailed acoustic experience, using computational audio to deliver peak performance. The HomePod Mini has been launched at $99 which is roughly Rs 7,000 in India.
HomePod mini旨在与苹果音乐、播客、iHeartRadio、Radi.com和TuneIn的电台合作，在接下来的几个月里，包括Pandora和Amazon Music在内的流行音乐服务将提供令人难以置信的丰富而详细的声音体验，使用计算音频来提供最佳性能。HomePod Mini的售价为99美元，在印度大约相当于7000卢比。