The high-end model 'iPhone 12 Pro' has arrived, and it has evolved into a professional camera equipped with a powerful image stabilization function.
At the new product launch event held on October 14, 2020, Apple announced the ' iPhone 12 Pro ' and ' iPhone 12 Pro Max, ' which are high-end models of the iPhone 12 .
iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max-Apple (Japan)
Apple Event — October 13 --YouTube
Introducing the iPhone 12 Pro, a high-end model of the iPhone 12.
The stainless steel used in the iPhone 12 Pro is the same grade used in medicine
Four colors are available: silver, graphite, gold, and Pacific blue.
IP68 grade for waterproof and dustproof performance
Compatible with MagSafe accessories, similar to iPhone 12
The display size of the iPhone 11 Pro is 5.8 inches, while that of the iPhone 12 Pro is 6.1 inches.
The iPhone 11 Pro Max was 6.5 inches, while the iPhone 12 Pro is 6.7 inches.
The 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max is the largest iPhone ever. Both iPhone 12 Pro / Pro Max are Super Retina XDR displays with a resolution of 2778 x 1284 pixels and a maximum screen brightness of 1200 nits.
Equipped with A14 Bionic chip with 5nm process, 6-core CPU and 4-core GPU.
Furthermore, the camera has greatly evolved from the previous generation model.
12 megapixel, f / 2.4, focal length 13 mm ultra-wide-angle camera
Wide-angle camera with 12 megapixels, f / 1.6, and focal length of 26 mm
12 megapixel f / 2.0 52 mm telephoto camera
In addition, the iPhone 12 Pro Max has a different camera than the iPhone 12 Pro. The positions of the telephoto camera and wide-angle camera have been swapped, and the telephoto camera has 12 megapixels, f / 2.2, and a focal length of 65 mm.
Also, for the iPhone 12 Pro Max 12 megapixel f / 1.6 focal length 26mm wide-angle camera ...
The pixel sensor of the camera is also 47% larger than before, making it the largest size in iPhone history.
It also has optical image stabilization that is also used in single-lens reflex cameras.
In addition, iPhone 12 Pro / Pro Max is compatible with 'Apple Pro RAW'. It will be installed in camera applications by the end of 2020.
With iPhone 12 Pro / Pro Max, you can take photos in RAW format. You can perform advanced photo editing on your iPhone.
And in video shooting ...
Equipped with HDR video shooting for the first time as an iPhone.
It enables shooting with a high dynamic range of 10 bits.
Corresponding colors are 700 million colors, which is 60 times more than the previous model.
You can generate a histogram for each frame and shoot at 4K resolution and 60fps while grating with Dolby Vision in real time.
In addition, you can now edit with the Dolby Vision method on your iPhone.
With 5G, you can share the footage shot and edited on the spot from the field as it is.
And the LiDAR scanner, which was previously only available on the iPad Pro, is now available on the iPhone 12 Pro / Pro Max.
The LiDAR scanner gives you a wider range of AR (Augmented Reality) expressions.
It also improves focusing accuracy and shortens shooting time.
It is said that the time required for shooting will be 6 times faster.
Since the distance to the object can be accurately grasped, the blurring that blurs the background is more effective.
The iPhone 12 Pro, which has a larger display and higher camera performance than the iPhone 12, and the iPhone 12 Pro Max, which has a higher camera grade.
For the iPhone 12 Pro, the 128GB model is JPY 106,800 excluding tax, the 256GB model is JPY 117,800 excluding tax, and the 512GB model is JPY 139,800 excluding tax.
The iPhone 12 Pro Max is 117,800 yen excluding tax for the 128GB model, 128,800 yen excluding tax for the 256GB model, and 150,800 yen excluding tax for the 512GB model.
Pre-orders for iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will start at 21:00 on October 16, 2020 (Friday) in Japan.
It will be on sale on October 23 (Friday)
iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 mini will be available for pre-order on Friday, November 6, 2020
The sale is Friday, November 13th.
The iPhone lineup that is officially handled at the time of writing the article looks like this. The price of the iPhone 11 has dropped a little, and the iPhone 11 Pro / Pro Max has disappeared.