The iPhone 12, which was launched in October 2020, bolstered Apple’s range of flagship smartphones. This model comes in an array of eye-catching hues: Black, Blue, Green, Red, and White.
|Network||2G / 3G / 4G / LTE / 5G|
|SIM||Dual SIM (nano + eSIM)|
|Operating System||iOS 14.1|
|Display Size||6.1 inches (~86.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Screen Resolution||1170 x 2532 pixels, FHD+ 19.5:9 ratio (~460 ppi density)|
|Protection||Ceramic Shield glass|
|Chipset||Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm)|
|CPU||Hexa-core, 2×3.1 GHz Firestorm & 4×1.8 GHz Icestorm cores|
|Graphics||Apple GPU, 4-core graphics|
|Internal Memory||64GB / 128GB / 256GB NVMe|
|Back Camera||12MP (wide, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift OIS) + 12MP (ultrawide, PDAF, FOV 120˚)|
|Front Camera||12 MP (wide) + SL 3D biometric sensor + gyro-EIS|
|Battery||2815 mAh, Li-Ion (non-removable), 20W fast charging, 15W MagSafe, 7.5W Qi wireless charging|
|Price||₱49,990 – ₱58,990|
Key Features Explained
The iPhone 12 features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED display that supports HDR10, Dolby Vision, and offers peak brightness up to 1200 nits. The FHD+ resolution ensures crystal-clear visuals for a captivating viewing experience.
This smartphone runs on iOS 14.1 and houses a 5nm A14 Bionic chipset. The Hexa-core CPU contains Firestorm and Icestorm cores for powerful performance, while the 4-core Apple GPU ensures smooth visuals.
The iPhone 12 offers 4GB LPDDR4X RAM and three storage options: 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB NVMe. Please note, there is no card slot for additional storage.
The iPhone 12 comes with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12MP wide lens and a 12MP ultra-wide lens. The front camera contains a 12MP wide lens, an SL 3D biometric sensor, and employs gyro-EIS. The cameras come packed with numerous features for professional-grade photo and video capture.
This handset boasts dual stereo speakers that support Dolby Atmos and Hi-Res audio. A notable absence, however, is the 3.5mm headphone jack.
The iPhone 12 supports multiple connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6 dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, and LE, as well as offering speedy 5G for lightning-fast internet. It supports leading GPS solutions as well, such as A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, and QZSS.
The device is powered by a 2815 mAh Li-Ion battery and supports 20W fast charging (50% in 30 minutes), 15W MagSafe, and 7.5W Qi wireless charging.
This device features a host of sensors including Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, and barometer, along with Ultra-Wideband (UWB) support.
Build: The iPhone 12 comprises a glass front and back (Gorilla Glass) with an aluminum frame and IP68 dust/water-resistant rating.
Physical dimensions: The smartphone measures 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm and weighs 164g.
The pricing structure for the iPhone 12 in the Philippines is as follows:
₱49,990 for the 4GB / 64GB variant.
₱52,990 for the 4GB / 128GB variant.
₱58,990 for the 4GB / 256GB variant.