Apple has announced the iPhone 12 series with 4 models: Apple iPhone 12 Mini, Apple iPhone 12, Apple iPhone 12 Pro and Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max. Here, we’ll talk about the top tier Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. Is there any difference except the sizes like Mini and 12? Let’s check it out. So, let’s jump into details, specifications comparison of Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max with prices.

Also Check: Apple iPhone 12 and 12 Mini comparison!

Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max Full Specifications

Key Specs
Display 6.1 inches 6.7 inches
Front Camera 12 MP + SL 3D 12 MP + SL 3D
Back Camera 12+12+12 MP + TOF 3D 12+12+12 MP + TOF 3D
Chipset Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm)
RAM 6 GB 6 GB
Internal Storage 128/256/512 GB 128/256/512 GB
Battery 2,775 mAh 3,687 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 1,75,000 * Rs. *
Other Markets $ 999 $ 1,099
General
Dimension 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm 160.8 x 78.1 x 7.4 mm
Weight 189 g 228 g
Build Material Glass Front, Glass Back, Stainless Steel frame Glass Front, Glass Back, Stainless Steel frame
Sim Slot Single SIM / Dual SIM Single SIM / Dual SIM
Sim Size Nano-SIM / eSIM Nano-SIM / eSIM
IP Rating & Resistance IP68 dust and water resistant IP68 dust and water resistant
Operating System iOS 14 iOS 14
Colors Silver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue Silver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue
Display
Size 6.1 inches 6.7 inches
Type Super Retina XDR OLED Super Retina XDR OLED
Resolution 1170 x 2532 pixels 1284 x 2778 pixels
Aspect Ratio 19.5:9 19.5:9
Pixel Density ~460 ppi ~458 ppi
Protection Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating Scratch-resistant ceramic glass, oleophobic coating
HDR10 Yes Yes
Camera
Front Camera
Setup Dual Dual
Lens 12 MP, f/2.2, Wide lens (23mm) SL 3D, Depth 12 MP, f/2.2, Wide lens (23mm) SL 3D, Depth
Flash N0 N0
Optical Image Stabilization N0 N0
Autofocus No No
Features HDR HDR
Video [email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120fps, gyro-EIS [email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120fps, gyro-EIS
Back Camera
Setup Dual Dual
Lens 12 MP, f/1.6, Wide lens, dual pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.0, Telephoto lens (52 mm),PDAF, OIS, 2x Optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.4, Ultrawide lens (13 mm) TOF 3D LIDAR scanner (depth) 12 MP, f/1.6, Wide lens, dual pixel PDAF, sensor-shift stabilization 12 MP, f/2.2, Telephoto lens (65 mm), PDAF, OIS, 2.5x Optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.4, Ultrawide lens (13 mm) TOF 3D LIDAR scanner (depth)
Flash Yes, Quad-LED dual-tone Flash Yes, Dual-LED dual-tone Flash
Optical Image Stabilization Yes Yes
Autofocus Yes, PDAF, dual pixel PDAF Yes, PDAF, dual pixel PDAF
Features HDR (photo/panorama) HDR (photo/panorama)
Video [email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240fps, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 30fps), stereo sound rec [email protected]/30/60fps, [email protected]/60/120/240fps, HDR, Dolby Vision HDR (up to 30fps), stereo sound rec
Performance
Chipset Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm) Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm)
Processor Hexa-core (2x3.1 GHz Firestorm + 4x1.8 GHz Icestorm) Hexa-core (2x3.1 GHz Firestorm + 4x1.8 GHz Icestorm)
Graphics Apple GPU (4-core graphics) Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
RAM 6 GB 6 GB
Storage
Internal Storage 128/256/512 GB 128/256/512 GB
Expandable Storage No No
Type NVMe NVMe
Multimedia
Audio Jack No No
Loudspeaker Yes, Stereo Speakers Yes, Stereo Speakers
Audio Features - -
FM Radio No No
Network Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6
Wi-Fi Features Dual-band, Hotspot Dual-band, Hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.0, A2DP, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
NFC Yes Yes
USB Type Lightning, USB 2.0 Lightning, USB 2.0
USB version 2.0 2.0
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / WVDO / LTE / 5G GSM / CDMA / HSPA / WVDO / LTE / 5G
Sensor
 
Fingerprint Sensor No No
Placement - -
Face Recognition Yes, Face ID Yes, Face ID
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Gyro Yes Yes
Proximity Yes Yes
Compass Yes Yes
Barometer Yes Yes
Others Siri natural language commands and dictation Siri natural language commands and dictation
Battery
 
Capacity 2,815mAh 3,687mAh
Type Non-removable Li-Ion Non-removable Li-Ion
Charging 20W Fast Charging USB Power Delivery 2.0 20W Fast Charging USB Power Delivery 2.0
Wireless Charging   20W Fast Charging USB Power Delivery 2.0   20W Fast Charging USB Power Delivery 2.0

Apple iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max Overview

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Design and Display

Comparing Pro and Pro Max, it’s obvious that Pro has a smaller screen than Pro Max. The iPhone 12 Pro offers a screen size of 6.1″ which is the same as Apple iPhone 12. Similarly, the iPhone 12 Pro Max offers the bigger screen size of 6.7″. Both displays are an Super Retina XDR OLED display panel with FHD+ resolution. iPhone 12 Pro Max comes with the resolution of 1284 x 2778 pixels whereas iPhone 12 Pro has the 1170 x 2532 pixels resolution.

The front camera placement and earpiece including sensors are the same on all models. They have the 19.5:9 aspect ratio with 460 ppi on 12 Pro and 458 ppi pixel density on iPhone 12 Pro Max. Furthermore, they both support HDR10 with typical 800 nits of brightness which can be maxed out to 1200 nits. Users will get true-tone color and wide color gamut on display.

Furthermore, both feature quad camera modules on the rear with a LiDAR scanner. The volume rocker buttons are placed on the left side of the phone. Whereas the Power button is placed on the right side of the phone as it has always been. There is a lightning charging port on bottom and speaker grill as well.

Both devices come with IP68 ratings for dust and water resistance up to 6 meter for 30 minutes. Also, front and back glass are both Gorilla Glass which also has Oleophobic coating for scratch resistant. Frame are made up of stainless steel whereas the Mini and original 12 is made up of aluminum.

Also Check: Apple Watch SE Launched!

Performance and Memory

Moving on to the performance, the Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max comes with Apple’s A14 Bionic chip. They both have same number of CPU’s i.e. Hexa-core CPU with Apple GPU of 4-core graphics. Latest iOS version 14 is mentioned on the phones.

Moving on, both come with the same storage configuration. Base variant is of 128 GB, followed by 256 GB and then comes top variant 512 GB.

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Camera

The square camera setup on the rear offers the same triple camera lens on both models. All 3 lenses are of 12 MP. Primary lens has the aperture of f/1.6, another is a 65mm telephoto lens with aperture f/2.2. Third is a 13mm ultra-wide lens with f/2.4 aperture which captures 120˚FOV. There are 4 sensors in the module, but it isn’t a camera lens. It is a TOF 3D LiDAR scanner which is capable of scanning the depth and creating real 3D images. There is dual-tone Quad-LED flash provided on the rear as well.

On the front, the device sets an 12 MP lens having f/2.2 aperture. Front camera is capable of capturing portrait modes with bokeh and depth control. It is also provided with a SL 3D sensor for depth sensing.

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Battery and Others

The battery capacity has not yet been featured. But the company claims, 17 hours of stand-by time on multimedia for the 12 Pro whereas 20 hours on iPhone 12 Pro Max. Both supports 18W fast wired charging with USB Power Delivery 2.0. And, iPhone 12 series comes with wireless charge support of 15W.

Other Features are Apple iPhone 12 series with 5G connectivity options and dual Nano-SIM slot. Also, it features Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.0, FaceID, NFC, and many more.

water resistant

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Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max Price and Availability

Apple iPhone 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max are available in four color options: Silver, Graphite, Gold and Pacific Blue. The iPhone 12 Pro will be available for pre-order from October 16 and will be available for purchase from October 23. Whereas iPhone 12 Pro Max will be available for pre-order from November 6 and will be available for purchase from November 13.

The pricing starts for 12 Pro at $999 for the base 128 GB variant. Then $1,099 for 256 GB variant and $1,299 for 512 GB variant. Similarly, pricing for iPhone 12 Pro Max is placed at $1,099 for the base variant. Then $1,199 for 256 GB variant and $1,399 for 512 GB variant.

apple iphone 12 pro colors, apple iphone 12 pro max colors
Model NamePrice (Global)Price in Nepal (Expected)
iPhone 12 Pro$999 (128 GB)
$1099 (256 GB)
$1,299 (512 GB)
NPR. 1,50,000 (128 GB) *
NPR. 1,65,000 (256 GB) *
NPR. 1,90,000 (512 GB) *
iPhone 12 Pro Max$1,099 (128 GB)
$1,199 (256 GB)
$1,399 (512 GB)
NPR. 1,70,000 (128 GB) *
NPR. 1,95,000 (256 GB) *
NPR. 2,40,000 (512 GB) *
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