After the successful release of iPhone 11 the previous year, Apple decided to thrill their customers with another exciting device, iPhone 12. This device comes with some similar features that can be traced back to other Apple devices. However, the iPhone 12 comes with a more improved hardware and several other features. The higher version of this smartphone is the iPhone 12 Pro
iPhone is one of the most used smartphones in the world. Apple is the third leading mobile company and they have so well staying in that spot, they release new smartphones yearly with a much better feature than the previous version. If you thinking of purchasing iPhone 12, then its advisable that you go through this article. We have pout together all the specification, features and this smartphone so you can better understand it and utilize it.
There are several other who use devices that they do not understand very well, this can lead to abuse and misuse, but when you have all the information as regards your smartphone it because more than just a phone because you know all that you can do with it. Before we discuss its specification and features, lets discuss the price and where you can purchase this device.
iPhone 12 Price in Nigeria and Availability
iPhone 12 price in Nigeria ranges from 480,000 naira – 540,000 naira depending on your location and the variant you are purchasing. The price of smartphone is not the same in every city in Nigeria, where the phone store is located can affect the price of the device so with this in mind it may not be exactly the same amount sold everywhere in the country. Also, iPhones comes in different variants and the iPhone 12 is not exception. The price of iPhone 12 differs from variant to variant. It comes in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB variant. The cheapest is the 64GB variant.
Where to buy iPhone 12
Every since the release of iPhone 12 in October 2020, it is available in phone stores across Nigeria. Irrespective of your state or city, you can purchase the iPhone 12 from any phone store near you. You can also purchase this device from online stores like Jumia, Konga, and the others. Purchasing your device from online stores has its own advantages. No one likes stress, online stores are there to save you from the stress of going through heavy traffic just tom purchase whatever it is you want. The variant you need might not be available in phone stores near you meaning that you have to look for it in different mobile phone shouts or outlet.
This is the reason purchasing your device from online store is one of the best. You can log into any of this online stores and place your order. There you will find all the variants your want because authorized iPhone dealers put up their items on these online stores so you have variety of variants to choose from at different prices. One you place your order within few days, it will be delivered to you.
The design of the smartphone is somehow a combination of the previous versions, iPhone devices are designed in a particular way but this comes in a more unique manner. The design of iPhone 12 is similar to the iPhone 5 and 11. There is both smooth and flat edges, the flat edges allow the aluminum and glass frame of this device to stay flushed. The manufacturer did not reduce the notch, although this is not exactly what we expected but eventually it was what they decided to do.
The display on the other hand, the manufacturer decided to keep the same inch of the previous version, the device comes with 6.1 inch but the display tech was upgraded from an LCD panel to a Super Retina XDR OLED panel. iPhone 12 features a screen resolution of 1170 x 2532 pixels with a density of 460 PPI. This smartphone comes with a Ceramic Shield, this protection according to the manufacturer is 4x the drop protection that came with previous versions iPhones. This new Ceramic Shield contains ceramic glass crystals, this is placed inside the glass layer so as to make the screen of the device strong and durable.
Magsafe is a circular magbet on the back of this device, this feature was first seen on Apple Macbooks but has now been introduced into smartphones. This will help to make wireless chargers faster but aside charging, Magsafe also allows attachment of other iPhone accessories to this device
iPhone cameras is a feature most phone users love about this device, the manufacturer decided to retain the same cameras but with a smaller aperture. This reduction in aperture helps in low light photography. On the back of the device where the cameras are located you will find a 12MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.6. This device supports portrait photography in low light conditions. The other camera on the back which can also be referred to as the secondary camera is a 12MP ultra-wide camera, this one comes with an aperture of f/2.4. These cameras can make 4k videos @60fps.
The front facing camera or FaceTime camera is a 12MP camera. It has features like night mode, it can also shot 4k videos @ 60fps.
iPhone 12 operating system runs on iOS 14.1 but its upgradeable to 14.4.This is befitting operating system for the device.
This device features a 4GB RAM, the in-built storage comes in different variants like i earlier mention but the Random Access Memory is still the same. Other variant of this device comes in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. All these variants have the same specification aside the fact that their in-built storage are not the same.
iPhone 12 features the Apple A14 bionic chip, it also comes with Apple quad-core GPU
iPhone 12 is a device that comes without a charger. Do not be surprised when you open your newly purchase smartphone to find out that there is not charger inside. This is on purpose. The manufacturers of the device claim that its a way to reduce the package size, thereby reducing the number of vehicle shipping it. However this can also be seen as a way the manufacturers want the use of the Magsafe charger to increase. You can still purchase this charger if you want to, or if you are already using any of the Apple product you can use the charger to charge this device.
iPhone 12 main Features and Specifications
6.1 inch Super Retina XDR OLED Display with a screen resolution of 1170 x 2532 Pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (460 PPI)
Rear Camera – Dual 12 Mega Pixels
Front Camera – 12 Mega Pixel
Operating System – iOS 14.1 Upgradeable to 14.4
4GB Random Access Memory, RAM
64GB / 128GB / 256GB internal storage capacity
2815 mAh Li-Ion non-removable battery. Charging fast (20W), Qi Wireless charging (15W)
It has an Apple A14 Bionic chip