After launching two identically sized telephones — the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro — final week, Apple will subsequent begin taking preorders for the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max on November sixth. But you received’t have to attend till then to get a way of just how “mini” this yr’s smallest iPhone is. A hands-on video working over 40 minutes in size was posted to YouTube by George Buhnici, solely to be eliminated for unclear causes after which republished by 9to5Mac. And yep, subsequent to the iPhone 12, it’s downright tiny.
This is the primary real-world have a look at the iPhone 12 mini, which has a 5.4-inch display, however within the extra fashionable notched-display design first launched with the iPhone 12. That means you will not should cope with the bezels (and wasted house) of one thing just like the second-generation iPhone SE. The iPhone 12 mini will begin at $699, which is $100 lower than the 6.1-inch iPhone 12.
This yr’s iPhone lineup provides three considerably completely different cellphone sizes in a single product cycle. You’ve acquired the 6.1-inch iPhone 12 and 12 Pro — smaller than the iPhone 11 and ever-so-slightly greater than the 11 Pro — joined by the 12 Pro Max for individuals who want large telephones and the 12 mini for individuals who prioritize one-handed consolation. Aside from its smaller show and battery, the iPhone 12 matches the specs of the usual iPhone 12.
Preorders for the mini kick off on November sixth, and it’ll go on sale on November 13th.