How to buy iPhone 12

How to buy iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro in India

Last month, Apple has launched the new iPhone 12 series in India. As part of new series 12, Apple unveiled 4 new iPhones–iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. First, two are lower-end variants while 12 Pro and 12 Pro max are higher end iPhones. All phones support 5G technology.

iPhone 12 Mini:

It is the smallest iPhone that Apple launched this year. It features a 5.4-inch Super Retina XDR display (2340×1080-pixel resolution) and runs Apple’s latest A14 Bionic chip with Neural Engine. The Bionic chip pairs with 4GB RAM.

The phone features a dual-camera setup at the rear. There is a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel wide camera. The ultra-wide-angle camera comes with a 120° field of view and f/2.4 aperture. The wide camera has a 2x optical zoom out and up to 5x digital zoom. The rear cameras equipped with deep fusion technology to enhance photos and videos. Camera features include portrait mode, panorama, smart HDR, Burst mode, auto image stabilization, and advanced red-eye correction.

The rear camera can record HDR videos up to 30fps, and 4K up to 24fps.It also supports 1080p slow-motion videos at 30fps. The selfie camera is 12-megapixel with an f/2.2 aperture. It can also shoot 4K videos at 24fps and 1080p videos at 30fps. The front camera is also used for facial recognition.

It is IP68 certified that makes it water-resistant at a maximum depth of 6 metres up to 30 minutes. Connectivity option includes wi-fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, GLONASS, Galileo, and more.

iPhone 12 mini has the same battery life as the previous-generation iPhone 11. It means you can get around 15-hours battery life on a single charge. It supports wireless charging up to 15W and Qi wireless charging up to 7.5W. It also supports fast charging and charges up to 50% in just 30 minutes. The phone ships with Apple’s latest iOS 14. It is available in five different colors- white, black, blue, green, and product red.

It is important to remember that Apple ships the phone without an adaptor, so if you are planning to buy a new iPhone 12 mini then you also need to buy a separate adaptor.

How to buy iPhone 12 mini

It can be bought from online stores including Flipkart, Amazon, and offline stores including Chroma, Reliance Digital, and more. As of now most of the online stores don’t have iPhone 12 mini. But you can buy it from Apple India online store. It is priced at Rs. 69,900 (for 64GB) at one time payment, or Rs. 8,227 per month on an EMI basis.

Apple is also offering the trade-in facility, so you exchange your old smartphone with iPhone 12 mini. If you trade-in then Apple will give you a discount. Like if you use iPhone 6S with trade-in, then Apple will give Rs. 7,000 off on iPhone 12 mini. So you can purchase 12 Mini for Rs. 62,900. Due to the COVID-19 trade-in facility is not available in all parts of India.

Apple ships the 12 Mini with USB-C to Lightning Cable and without adaptor and earphones. Since USB-C to lightning cable will not be compatible with your old adaptors so you need to purchase a new adaptor to charge your phone. Alternatively, you can buy a MagSafe charger for Rs. 4,500 to charge your phone.

iPhone 12

It is the same iPhone 12 mini but with a bigger display. iPhone 12 comes with the same features as 12 mini but features a bigger 6.1-inch display.

How to buy iPhone 12

It starts at Rs. 79,900 for 64GB storage. The 128GB storage costs Rs. 84,900 and 256GB storage model costs Rs. 94,900.

iPhone 12 Pro

The iPhone 12 Pro features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR display with a 2532×1170-pixel resolution. The model features Heptic touch and True Tone display. It runs A14 Bionic chip with a next-generation Neural Engine. The chip pairs with 6GB RAM.

It features triple rear-camera setup with 12-megapixel each. The 12-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor features with 120-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture. The wide camera comes with f/2.4 aperture and Telephoto sensor features with f/2.0 aperture. The camera supports up to 2x optical zoom and up to 10x digital zoom. The triple-camera setup is able to generate panorama up to 63-megapixel.

Other camera features include Night Mode, Deep Fusion, Smart HDR 3, Dual optical image stabilization, Portrait Mode, Lens Correction, and Red Eye correction. It can shoot HDR video recording with Dolby Vision up to 60 fps
and 4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps. The phone supports 1080p slow-motion videos at 120 fps or 240 fps. You can also use the phone’s camera to take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K videos.

The selfie camera is 12-megapixel with ƒ/2.2 aperture. It comes with a Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control.

It is IP68 certified that makes it water-resistant at a maximum depth of 6 meters up to 30 minutes. Connectivity option includes wi-fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, GLONASS, Galileo, and more.

iPhone 12 Pro offers around 17-hours battery life on a single charge. It supports wireless charging up to 15W and Qi wireless charging up to 7.5W. It also supports fast charging and charges up to 50% in just 30 minutes with a 20W adaptor. The phone ships with Apple’s latest iOS 14. It is available in four different colors- silver, graphite, gold, and pacific blue.

How to buy iPhone 12 Pro

The phone is currently unavailable on Flipkart and Amazon but you can head over to Apple India online store to buy it. The 64GB variant is available at Rs. 1,19,900 or for Rs. 14,111 per month on EMI basis. Alternatively, you can trade-in with your older smartphone. With a trade-in, you can buy iPhone 12 Pro up to Rs. 85,900 or Rs. 10,110 per month.

iPhone 12 Pro max

It has got same features which we seen in iPhone 12 Pro.

The iPhone 12 Pro Max is currently unavailable on Flipkart and Amazon but you can head over to Apple India online store to buy it. The 64GB variant is available at Rs. 1,29,900 or for Rs. 15,288 per month on EMI basis. Alternatively, you can trade-in with your older smartphone. With a trade-in, you can buy iPhone 12 Pro up to Rs. 85,900 or Rs. 10,110 per month.

The 128GB variant is available at Rs. 1,39,900 and 256GB model costs Rs. 1,59,900.