iPhone 12 Mini: A14 Bionic Chipset With 5.4 inch Display

Apple has launched the new iPhone 12 Mini on 13th October 2010. The smartphone features an immersive 6.10-inch screen with a super retina XDR display. The phone starts at the price range of Rs 69,900 and is available in Black, Green, Red, Blue, and White colors. iPhone 12 Mini has a battery capacity of 2,227 mAh with 20w fast charging. If you are looking for a handy and classy phone with the best camera quality and amazing performance iPhone 12 Mini is the best option to choose. Let’s check out the specification in detail.

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Design
Dimensions131.50 x 64.20 x 7.40mm
Weight135 grams
Height131.5 mm
Width64.2 mm
ColorsBlack, White, Red, Green, Blue
Display
Size5.4 inches
Resolution2340×1080-pixel resolution at 476 ppi
Contrast Ratio20,00,000:1
Screen-to-body Ratio85.1%
Display TypeOLED display
Brightness625 nits max brightness
Water ResistantRated IP68
FeaturesHDR display
True Tone
Wide colour (P3)
Haptic Touch
Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Support for display of multiple languages
Performance
Operating SystemiOS 14
CPUHexa-core
Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
ChipsetA14 Bionic
Architecture64-bit architecture
Storage Variants
RAM4GB
Internal Storage64GB
128GB
256GB
Expandable MemoryNo microSD memory card support
Battery
Capacity 2,227 mAh 
Fast Charging 20W 
Battery typeBuilt-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery
Wireless ChargingQi wireless charging up to 7.5W
Camera
MegapixelsRear Camera: 12MP+12MP
Front Camera: 12MP
ApertureRear Camera: f/2.4 (12MP), f/1.6 (12MP)
Front Camera: f/2.2 (12MP)
EISYes
OISYes
FlashRear LED flash
Video1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
Optical image stabilisation for video (Wide)
2x optical zoom out
Digital zoom up to 3x
Audio zoom
Brighter True Tone flash
QuickTake video
Slow-motion video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps
Time-lapse video with stabilisation
Night mode Time‑lapse
FeaturesSapphire crystal lens cover
100% Focus Pixels (Wide)
Night mode
Deep Fusion
Smart HDR 3
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction
Advanced red‑eye correction
Auto image stabilisation
Burst mode
Photo geotagging
Network and Connectivity
SIMDual nano-SIM cards with 2G/3G/4G support
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/ax/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO, Wi-Fi direct
BluetoothBluetooth 5.0
PositioningGPS (L1+L5), GLO, BDS, GAL (E1+E5a), QZSS (L1+L5)
BandsFDD‑LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD‑LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
UMTS/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
LocationBuilt-in GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS and BeiDou
Digital compass
Wi-Fi
Cellular
iBeacon micro-location
Multimedia
Speakersstereo speaker
Headphone JackNo
MicrophonesYes
FM RadioNo
Audio FormatAAC‑LC, HE‑AAC, HE‑AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC‑3), Dolby Digital Plus (E‑AC‑3), Dolby Atmos
Stereo SupportYes
Other Specifications
SensorsFace ID
Barometer
Three‑axis gyro
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
PortsLightning Port
In the box accessoriesiPhone 12 Mini
USB‑C to Lightning Cable
Documentation

Display:

 The iPhone 12 Mini features a 5.4 inches screen and Super Retina XDR display with a 2532×1170-pixel resolution at 460 PPI. The phone comes with improved colors and deeper blacks on the iPhone 12 Mini, a wider dynamic range, a higher contrast ratio, and HDR support. The phone has matte aluminum edges and has a glossy finish at the backside. 

The devices can withstand submersion at a maximum depth of 6 meters for up to 30 minutes. The has Super Retina XDR OLED displays giving deeper blacks, more vibrant colors, and wider viewing angles. 

Performance:

iPhone 12 Mini runs in the iOS 14 operating system powered by the A14 Bionic chip with a next-gen neural engine. iPhone 12 Mini is equipped with 4GB of RAM and storage options are at 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. The phone has a single-core score of 1,597 and a multi-core score of 4,152, which gives 26 percent faster than the previous iPhone. The A14 comes with a 16-core Neural Engine that gives an 80% performance increase. 

Camera Features:

iPhone 12 Mini comes with a dual-camera setup on the back with 12MP wide and ultra-wide lenses. iPhone 12 Mini models have a wider ƒ/1.6 aperture for the primary camera along with a new seven-element lens design that delivers high-quality photos, particularly in low and medium-light scenarios. The phone features Optical image stabilization, 2x optical zoom out, Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Sync, Portrait mode with advanced bokeh, and Depth Control, Digital zoom up to 5x, Portrait Lighting with six effects.

The front camera has a 12-megapixel lens with an aperture of f/2.2. It comes with features like Time-lapse video with stabilisation, Night mode Time-lapse, Extended dynamic range for video up to 30 fps, Cinematic video stabilisation (4K, 1080p and 720p), QuickTake video, Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos, Lens correction and more. The front camera can capture perfect daylight selfies and amazing pictures even in the low light.

Video Specification:

iPhone 12 Mini can record videos up to 4K 60 frames per second and up to 4K 30 fps in Dolby Vision. 12 Mini can also record 1080p HD video at 30 fps or 60 fps, and 720p HD video recording at 30 fps. It also has features like Audio zoom, Time-lapse video with stabilization, Cinematic video stabilization, Stereo recording, Continuous autofocus video, and much more. It can take high-quality videos and you can even edit the videos as easily as photos.

Battery and Charging:

iPhone 12 Mini comes with a 2,815mAh battery built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery that lasted just 7 hours and 25 minutes over AT&T’s 5G network. The A14 Bionic chipset of the new iPhone is promised to be more power-efficient than ever. The phone supports fast battery charging with a 20W adapter.

The phone supports wireless charging with Apple’s new MagSafe brand of charger or a MagSafe-compatible one from a third-party accessory maker. iPhone 12 Mini does not come with a charger it only has USB-C to Lightning Cable. The phone can charge 50% in 30 minutes with a 20W adapter or higher.

Network and Connectivity:

iPhone 12 Mini has a dual SIM slot for nano-SIM with 2G/3G/4/5G support. There is no support for expandable storage via a microSD card. The phone supports FDD‑LTE(4G), TD‑LTE(4G), UMTS/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz) , and GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz) band. It also supports wireless network Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/ax/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, and Bluetooth 5.0 you can connect your Bluetooth speaker or AirPods and enjoy the music.

Multimedia:

iPhone 12 Mini comes with a built-in stereo speaker. The speakers are loud and the quality of the audio is amazing. iPhone doesn’t have a 3.5mm headphone jack they use a lightning Port to connect our EarPods. You can turn on, the Noise Cancellation setting reduces background noise while on a call. iPhone 12 Mini supports audio formats like AAAC‑LC, HE‑AAC, HE‑AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC‑3), Dolby Digital Plus (E‑AC‑3), Dolby Atmos, and Audible

Other Specification:

iPhone 12 Mini is available in five colors Black, White, Red, Green, and Blue. The phone comes in three storage variant 64GB ROM at  Rs 69,900, 128GB ROM at Rs 74,900 and 256GB ROM at Rs 84,900 with a RAM of 4GB. The phone also has sensors like Face ID, Barometer, Three‑axis gyro, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, and Ambient light sensor. The phone package comes with an iPhone 12 Mini, USB‑C to Lightning Cable, user guide, warranty card.

iPhone 12 Mini FAQs:

When was iPhone 12 Mini launched in India?

iPhone 12 Mini was officially launched in India on October 13, 2020.

What is the price of iPhone 12 Mini in India?

iPhone 12 Mini price in India starts from Rs 69,900 for the base variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.

Does iPhone 12 Mini support 5G network?

Yes, iPhone 12 Mini does support 5G network.

Is the iPhone 12 Mini waterproof?

Yes, iPhone 12 Mini is waterproof rated IP68 under IEC standard 60529.

What are the storage variants available in iPhone 12 Mini?

iPhone 12 Mini comes in three storage variant 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB.