MacRumors reported that in the past few months, as rumours about the iPhone 12 continue to increase, the most exciting model is the smallest 5.4-inch iPhone 12. In addition, the iPhone 12 series has two 6.1-inch and one 6.7-inch model.
The virtual model shows that the 5.4-inch iPhone 12 is much smaller than other iPhone series products. The upcoming 5.4-inch iPhone 12 is between the size of the original iPhone SE and iPhone SE 2 and represents Apple’s smallest iPhone in recent years.
Apple is expected to release four iPhone 12s this year, including the lower-priced 5.4-inch iPhone 12, 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Max, 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Pro and 6.8-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max.
The following is a comparison of the front panel of the 5.4-inch iPhone 12 and the size of the iPhone 11 Pro Max:
Apple iPhone 12/Pro/Pro Max, iPhone 11 Pro/Max screen size / notch comparison chart
Foreign media wccftech reported that from a 5.4-inch model to a 6.7-inch large-size version, Apple is rumoured to have prepared four iPhone 12 models. Due to the diversified launch, it is expected to cover many palms of different sizes around the world.
In order to understand the comparison of these display sizes, and to see the size difference with the previous generation iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, the source @komiya_kj provided a schematic diagram and compared the screen size between iPhone 12 and iPhone 11 Pro, Also compared the size of the notch.
The schematic diagram shows that Apple iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max all have a slightly narrower gap compared to the previous generation products. In addition, none of the upcoming models seems to be narrower than the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.
The new version of the iPhone 12 series uses a design language similar to the 2020 iPad Pro, and these models may also use double-sided flat glass instead of 2.5D or waterfall screen glass like most Apple competitors.
5.4-inch Apple iPhone 12, iPhone 11 Pro screen notch comparison chart
A blogger exposed a 5.4-inch iPhone 12 screen spy photos. It is called the flagship of the small screen. The front of the iPhone 12 still uses a full-screen design with notch, which seems to have not changed much. The 5.4-inch iPhone 12 can be “one-handed”.
Now the foreign media MacRumors has exposed the new renderings. Comparing the top of the screen of the iPhone 11 Pro and the 5.4-inch iPhone 12, it can be seen that the screen notch of the iPhone 12 is much smaller than the iPhone 11 Pro from the normal ratio.
Although Apple once advertised that the 4-inch iPhone 5 is a size suitable for one-handed use, the screen size of the iPhone has grown steadily from the original 3.5 inches to the largest 6.5 inches. The current small size iPhone SE 2 uses the 4.7-inch screen size of the iPhone 7/8.
The rumoured 5.4-inch iPhone 12 screen size is larger than the 4.7-inch screen size of the iPhone 7/8, the removal of the physical Home button in the body can make the entire device size smaller.
Apple’s 2020 iPhone 12 models will all be equipped with a 5nm A14 chip. Due to improved thermal management, the chip is expected to be faster and battery efficient. With the A14 chip, Apple will also focus on accelerating artificial intelligence and AR tasks through the neural engine.
The news broke that A14 chips will not be expected to be shipped on a large scale until August. TSMC is expected to prepare 80 million A14 chips for the Apple iPhone 12 series this year.
The cheaper 5.4-inch and 6.1-inch iPhone 12 models will have 4GB of RAM, while the high-end 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro models will have 6GB of RAM.