Tuesday, October 27

iPhone 12

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IPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro users complaining about scratched screens

Despite Apple's claims that the iPhone 12's Ceramic Shield display is 4 times more durable than previous iPhones, some early iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro buyers have complained about scratches on their screens. CultOfMac is reporting. Apple details the Ceramic Shield display as a toughened glass material with an innovative glass structure, but it still seems prone to scratches from everyday use. YouTuber Marques Brownlee He also says that his new iPhone 12 has been scratched on the screen after a few days.So my iPhone 12 Pro has no scratches yet, but these demo units at T-Mobile ... pic.twitter.com/FyUhwDeT7p - Max Weinbach (@MaxWinebach) October 26, 2020However, on the contrary, a YouTube channel review MobileReviewsEh suggests that the new iPhone 12 is more shock...
Tyler Stalman looks at iPhone 12 from a photographer’s perspective [VIDEO]
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Tyler Stalman looks at iPhone 12 from a photographer’s perspective [VIDEO]

Professional photographer Tyler stalman just posted a review of the new iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro in a new youtube video, comparing the latest iPhones to older models from a photographer's point of view. Stalman's review gives us an informative overview of the latest iPhones from a photographer's perspective, and also what's to come next. Check out the embedded video below and share your thoughts with us in the comment section.
Apple shares a photo on the iPhone 12 Pro Experiment ‘Dark Universe’ [VIDEOS]
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Apple shares a photo on the iPhone 12 Pro Experiment ‘Dark Universe’ [VIDEOS]

Apple has shared a photo on iPhone 12 Pro video, which aims to showcase the low-light video capabilities of your latest iPhone. The video titled "Experiments V: Dark Universe" was commissioned by Apple, again commissioning Donghoon Jun and James Thornton from Incite for these videos. "We wanted to push the iPhone 12 Pro with its Dolby Vision and low-light recording capabilities to the limit," Incite said. Check out the video below and behind the scenes:[RELATED: iPhone 12 Pro Review and Hands-On] Apple launched its iPhone 12 Pro Y iPhone 12 on Friday October 23rd. The pre-order of the iPhone 12 Pro Max launches on Friday, November 6, along with the iPhone 12 mini.
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IFixit teardown reveals iPhone 12 and 12 Pro feature similar internal hardware

Although this was fairly easy to assume given how close the technical specs of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro are, iFixit's The recent teardown of the two new Apple flagship smartphones confirms that the internal hardware of both devices is very similar.First of all, the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro have identical displays and 10.78 Wh batteries. Additionally, the iPhone 12 includes a plastic spacer where the telephoto lens and LiDAR sensor of the iPhone 12 Pro are located. Both smartphones also include the same 12-megapixel wide and ultra-wide shooters. The publication x-rayed the smartphones (courtesy of Creative Electron), revealing their MagSafe circular charging matrix, which appears to have a black border. You can also see th...
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Apple Support Article Says MagSafe Charger May Leave Circular Footprint on Leather Cases

Apple's new circular magnetic MagSafe charger can leave a circular footprint on iPhone 12 series leather cases, according to a recent update supporting document Of the company. The document specifically mentions Apple leather cases, but states that the problem could also occur with third-party cases. Other interesting information from the support document includes that the new MagSafe charger does not need a 20W USB-C adapter. It requires a minimum of at least 12W, but it won't charge the device as fast. To be clear, even when you're using a 20W adapter, the MagSafe charger only delivers 15W to the iPhone 12 as the inductive charging is less powerful. Apple also recommends removing credit cards, passports, and anything that has a...
Latest Allstate iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and PhoneBuff drop tests [VIDEO]
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Latest Allstate iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and PhoneBuff drop tests [VIDEO]

We've already seen the first iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro drop tests by AllApplePro, but more have arrived. This morning, Allstate released its iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro drop tests, using a machine to place these new iPhones on the sidewalks. "Through upside down, backward and downward break drop tests, Allstate's protection plans found that the Ceramic Shield front cover is certainly more durable, but not damage-proof," the company said in a email to iPhone in Canada. The iPhone 12 screen with Ceramic Shield didn't shatter from 6-foot drops, but the iPhone 12 Pro did. The iPhone 12 did not break the rear in the back drop tests, unlike the iPhone 12 Pro. Both phones were relatively unscathed in the face down drop tests. Also, the flat-side design appears to improve durabilit...
Final iPhone 12 and 12 Pro iFixit teardown is now available [VIDEO]
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Final iPhone 12 and 12 Pro iFixit teardown is now available [VIDEO]

Image: iFixit With the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro officially available, I fix it He was able to get his hands on Apple's newest devices, not to use them, but to tear them down and take a look at what's inside. Following a live teardown of the two technological wonders, I fix itFinal teardown summary it is now on your website. Disassembly experts saw changes early on, with the chassis of both devices now opening from the right edge. At first glance, the innards of the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro appear to be remarkably identical, with the exception of an additional telephoto lens on the Pro. The iFixit team found the screens and batteries of both devices to be functionally interchangeable. Perhaps the biggest change from older iPhones is the fact that the logic board has a new position w...
The iPhone 12 Pro can measure a person’s height thanks to LiDAR [How To]
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The iPhone 12 Pro can measure a person’s height thanks to LiDAR [How To]

The iPhone 12 and 12 Pro are finally available for purchase, giving enthusiasts around the world the opportunity to play games with the devices and discover all that they have to offer. According to MacRumors, he iPhone 12 Pro is able to accurately measure the height of a person, as indicated in an update iPhone user guide. The iPhone 12 Pro has a LiDAR sensor, a trinket capable of measuring distances by firing lasers at targets and analyzing reflected light. It's this sensor that allows the iPhone 12 Pro to accurately measure a person's height from head to toe (or hat, if you're wearing one!). To measure a person's height with your iPhone, simply:Open the Measure application. Position your device so that the target is within the app's viewer, from head to toe. As soon as t...
iPhone 12 and iPhone 11 survive extreme tests underwater at 25 feet [VIDEO]
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iPhone 12 and iPhone 11 survive extreme tests underwater at 25 feet [VIDEO]

EverythingApplePro has subjected Apple's new iPhone 12 to an underwater test, at the same time that it has subjected the iPhone 11 to the same test. The underwater stress test sees both iPhones submerged in a lake in the Pacific Northwest.IPhone 12 has an IP68 rating to survive a maximum depth of 6 meters (19.6 feet) for 30 minutes. The iPhone 11's IP68 rating says it can survive up to 30 minutes when submerged 2 meters (6.5 feet). Bottom line: both the iPhone 12 and iPhone 11 were unfazed by being submerged at 9.1 meters (at least 25 feet) for 21 minutes. Everything worked fine and there were no problems, even after drying. Very impressive. “Now with iPhones, you don't need to worry about fresh water. IP68 at 6 meters is no joke, ”says the YouTube channel. "The iPhone ...
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IPhone 12 Pro review: hands-on and initial impressions

Apple's latest iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro launched in Canada on Friday. We got our hands on an iPhone 12 Pro and a day later, here are some initial impressions compared to the iPhone 11 Pro Max. It's not a fair comparison, of course, but before the iPhone 12 Pro Max launches in late November, here's what we noticed this year. Rather than regurgitate the specs and features of the iPhone 12 Pro and write a 25,000 word review, let's try something new and start making. Haiku reviews. Short, sweet, and to the point (it's all about thoughtfulness, okay). IPhone 12 Pro Haiku Review The design is awesome Return of stainless steel edges Blue is the new green God, I was born to be a poet, don't you think? The retail boxes for the iPhone 12 lineup this year (along with other 2020 iP...
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Are you going to wait for the iPhone 12 mini or iPhone 12 Pro Max?

Apple introduced its new iPhone 12 series just over a month ago. Fast forward so far, and both the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 are available, but the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max are still on the way, with both devices launching on November 13. It's strange that Apple dropped the 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini later this year, but the company may have run into COVID-19-related manufacturing issues. Apple could also have chosen to release the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro first because they are the tech giant's best-selling smartphones.We are curious if you are waiting for the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max, or if you plan to buy one of the more recently launched Apple phones. Let us know in the comments below. ...
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Spigen iPhone 12 cases are compatible with Apple’s MagSafe charger

We have our hands on a iPhone 12 Pro today at Pacific Blue and we'll share our quick thoughts over the weekend. But so far, this new iPhone 12 design feels fantastic in the hand. After placing some Spigen iPhone 12 Pro cases, such as the Rugged Armor ($ 15.99), Neo hybrid ($ 20.99) Y Neo Hybrid Crystal ($ 20.99), all worked fine with the new one MagSafe wireless charger. MagSafe magnets they are strong enough to 'jump' onto the back of the iPhone 12 Pro inside a Spigen case. Placing the iPhone 12 Pro with the case on the MagSafe charger did not require a specific alignment. The load was stable, instantaneous and worked normally. I can lift the iPhone 12 Pro into the Spigen case and the MagSafe stays attached, and it won't come off unless I shake it hard. Of course, the con...