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All About The Apple iPhone 12 Pro

author Luis Silva (Updated on: March 2021)

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What You Should Know About The iPhone 12 Pro





Considering their rivals:

- Its performance is 30% above the average (4056 vs. 3111).

- Its display is 11% smaller than the average (6.1" vs. 6.83").

- All of its rivals have AMOLED displays.

- 90% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 90% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- All of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 90% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- Its picture quality score is 12% above the average (146 vs. 130.10).

- All of its adversaries have telephoto lenses.

- Zooming isn't what you'd expect on this camera. The average lens millimeter is 123, while this has a 52mm lens.

- Fast charging is 48% slower than the average (20w vs. 39w).

- 90% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- Wireless charging speed is 21% slower than the average (15w vs. 19w).

- 80% of its rivals have reverse wireless charging.

- If you prefer smaller smartphones, then this one is 11% below the average (146mm vs. 164mm/5.75in vs. 6.47in).

- If you value a lightweight smartphone, then this one is 13% lighter than the average (189g. vs. 217g./6.67oz. vs. 7.67oz).

- 90% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- All of its contenders are water-resistant.

- Internal storage is below the average. (128GB. vs. 179GB.).

- 70% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 50% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 30% of its competitors have Bluetooth 5.2.

- All of its rivals have NFC.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    Performance
    AMOLED
    Cameras
    Fast Charging
    Wireless Charging
    Glass Protection




  • Cons 
    Always-On-Display
    MicroSD Slot
    Weight
    3.5mm Jack
    Price





  • Price 

    Amazon: $0

    eBay: $1120

    BestBuy: $0

    Walmart: $1150

  • Performance 
    Year: 2020
    Updates: 6 years
    Apple A14
    Apple GPU
    iOS 14.1
    Geekbench 5: 4056




  • Display 
    6.1" 1170x2532
    457 DPI
    Gorilla Glass V
    AMOLED
    No Always-On
    802 Nits



  • Cameras 
    3 Cameras

    With OIS
    With HDR
    4 LED Flashes
    2160p (4k)
    DP/Laser focus

    Dxo/Tek Score: 146

  • Main Camera 
    12 MP
    f/1.6
    26mm
    Sensor size: -
    Pixel size: 1.4

     
    Selfie 
    12 MP f/2.2 23 mm
  • Other Cameras 
    12 MP f/2.0 52mm
    2x Zoom

    12 MP f/2.4 13mm
    Wide-Angle





  • Body 
    146x71x7 mm
    5.75x2.80x0.28 in
    189g. / 6.67oz.
    Full Glass
    88% STBR
    Looks: 10/10
    13mm
    IP68

  • Colors 
    Silver
    Graphite
    Gold
    Pacific Blue






  • Battery 
    2815mAh
    Charging: 20w
    Wireless: 15w

    1T+1W+1V*: 79%
    1T+3W+1V*: 63%
    1T+1W+3V*: 65%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 6GB
    Storage: 128GB
    No MicroSD

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 5G
    3.5mm jack: No
    Bluetooth: 5.0
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #1$925
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #2$949
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #3$950
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #4$1010
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #7$1150
  • Global Score 
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #18.08
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #28.08
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #37.77
    Mate 40 Pro
    #47.71
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #87.4
  • Performance 
    i.12 Pro MaxEX
    #19.1
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #28.8
    Mate 40 Pro
    #38.2
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #47.3
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #57.2
  • Display 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #19.8
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #29.8
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #39.8
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #49.8
    iPhone 12 Pro
    3.2
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #16.9
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #26.9
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #36.9
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #46.9
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #96.1
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #1516
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #2508
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #3494
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #4493
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #8457
  • Cameras 
    Mate 40 Pro
    #19.2
    i.12 Pro Max
    #28.8
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #38.6
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #48.5
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #58.4
  • Camera MP 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #1108
    Galaxy S21 U.EX
    #2108
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #3108
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #4108
    iPhone 12 Pro
    12
  • Zoom (mm) 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #1240
    Mate 40 Pro
    #2125
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #3120
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #4120
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #952
  • Body 
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #17.6
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #27.3
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #36.8
    Mate 40 Pro
    #46.8
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #56.8
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #193
    Mate 40 Pro
    #293
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #393
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #493
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #988
  • Looks 
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #110
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #210
    Mate 40 Pro
    #310
    i.12 Pro Max
    #410
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #510
  • Weight (g) 
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #1189
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #2196
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #3208
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #4208
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #5208
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #1146
    i.12 Pro Max
    #2160
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #3162
    Mate 40 Pro
    #4162
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #5164
  • Battery+Charg. 
    Mate 40 Pro
    #18.6
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #27.6
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #37.3
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #47.3
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #96.6
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #185
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #284
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #384
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #483
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #979
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #172
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #271
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #369
    Mate 40 Pro
    #469
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #963
  • Battery:Video* 
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #174
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #274
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #373
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #472
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #965
  • Fast Charging. 
    Mate 40 Pro
    #166
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #245
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #345
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #425
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #920
  • Wireless Charg. 
    Mate 40 Pro
    #150
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    15
    Galaxy Note 10+
    15
    Galaxy S21 U.
    15
    iPhone 12 Pro
    15
  • Storage 
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #110
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #210
    Mate 40 Pro
    #310
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #410
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #96
  • Int. Storage 
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #1256
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #2256
    Mate 40 Pro
    #3256
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #4256
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #8128
  • RAM (GB) 
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #112
    Galaxy Note 10+
    #212
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #312
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #412
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #96
  • Connectivity 
    Galaxy S21 U.
    #15.1
    Gal. Note 20 U.SD
    #25.1
    Galaxy S20 U.EX
    #34.6
    Gal. Note 20 U.EX
    #44.6
    iPhone 12 Pro
    #64.6


 Rivals 
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
    Gal. Note 20 U.
    $1230   8.08

    Compare
  • Huawei

    Huawei Mate 40 Pro
    Mate 40 Pro
    $1079   7.71

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus
    Galaxy Note 10+
    $949   7.65

    Compare
  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra
    Galaxy S21 U.
    $950   7.55

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max
    i.12 Pro Max
    $1090   7.42

    Compare

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These are the lowest prices found on any of these stores: Amazon.com, eBay.com, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Prices on eBay are in $US for reference but are Europe-based.

Prices marked with ! are from renewed/refurbished/carrier-locked phones (except eBay, that are from new devices, unless they are out of stock, then they can be from bids, and then from pre-owned devices).

We're only including devices that still receive security updates.

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