|Apple A14 Bionic Chip (6 Cores)|
iOS 14.2 (18B92)
Sync & Charge
|iPhone 12 mini|
5.4" Super Retina XDR
2340x1080 (476 ppi)
The iPhone 12 mini has a 5.4" (diagonal) widescreen "Super Retina XDR" OLED screen. It specifically has a 2340x1080 native resolution at 476 ppi, a 2,000,000:1 typical contrast ratio, and 625 nits typical max brightness (1200 nits max brightness HDR). It supports True Tone capability, Wide color (P3), and "Haptic Touch." as well. It has a "Ceramic Shield" front for durability, too.
The iPhone 12 mini models have dual rear cameras and a single front camera. The rear sports dual 12 megapixel Ultra Wide and Wide cameras. The Ultra Wide has a f/2.4 aperture and a 120-degree field of view whereas the Wide has a f/1.6 aperture. It supports a simulated 2x optical zoom out and digital zoom up to 5x. It supports 4K video recording at 24, 30, or 60 fps as well as 1080p HD video at 30 or 60 fps and 720p HD video at 30 fps. Both cameras support Night Mode, as well.
It also supports up to 4K HDR AirPlay for mirroring, photos and video out to the Apple TV 2nd Gen or later or AirPlay 2-enabled smart TV as well as video mirroring and video out "up to" 1080p through the Lightning Digital AV Adapter and the Lightning to VGA Adapter.
Apple reports that the iPhone 12 mini supports "AAC LC, HE AAC, HE AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Lossless, FLAC, Dolby Digital (AC 3), Dolby Digital Plus (E AC 3), Dolby Atmos, and Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)."
|Cellular and Wireless|
802.11ax WiFi 6 (2x2 MIMO)
It also supports 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 with 2x2 MIMO, 5G wireless, Bluetooth 5.0, Ultra Wideband "for spatial awareness," NFC for Apple Pay, "Express Cards with power reserve" for compatible transit systems, and dual SIMs (one hardware nano SIM and one software-based eSIM).
Dual SIMs (one hardware nano-SIM and one software-based eSIM).
Apple A14 Bionic chip
5.18 x 2.53 x 0.29 mm
All iPhone 12 mini models have a haptic-touch capable 5.4" (diagonal) "Super Retina XDR" display (2340x1080, 476 ppi) that occupies nearly the entire front of the device. It has three cameras. On the front -- tucked in the "notch" -- is a "TrueDepth" camera that in addition to supporting "Advanced Face ID" identification functionality, takes 12 megapixel photos, shoots 4K video, and has software support for Portrait mode, Portrait lighting, and more. The rear packs dual 12 megapixel, 4K video-capable Ultra Wide (f/2.4 aperture, 120-degree field of view) and Wide (f/1.6 aperture) cameras. Apple notes that the iPhone 12 mini provides "computational photography" features that improve low-light performance and reduce noise compared to earlier iPhone models..
The iPhone 12 mini uses a "aerospace-grade" aluminum case with flat sides and has a glass front and back. The front has a "Ceramic Shield" cover for improved durability and the back has an integrated "MagSafe" magnetic charging connection. It is splash, water, and dust-resistant to the IP68 standard (maximum depth of 6 meters up to 30 minutes). It originally was offered in five color options -- white, black, blue, (pale) green, and (PRODUCT) RED -- with a sixth color, purple, added on April 20, 2021. .It also supports 802.11ax Wi-Fi 6 with 2x2 MIMO, 5G wireless, Bluetooth 5.0, Ultra-Wideband "for spatial awareness," NFC for Apple Pay, "Express Cards with power reserve" for compatible transit systems, and dual SIMs (one hardware nano-SIM and one software-based eSIM).
Apple estimates that the iPhone 12 mini provides "up to" 50 hours of audio playback, 15 hours of video playback, and 10 hours of streamed video playback.
|Processor Frequency||3GHz to 4GHz|
|Internal Memory (RAM)||4GB|
|Built in Microphone||Yes|
|Built in Speakers||Yes|
|Display Resolution||2340 X 1080 Pixels|
|Front Camera Megapixel||12MP|
|Rear Camera Megapixel||Dual 12MP|