iPhone 12 mini

iPhone8

Size

Height: 131.5 mm (5.18 inches)
Width: 64.2 mm (2.53 inches)
Depth: 7.4 mm (0.29 inch)
Weight: 133 grams (4.70 ounces)

Camera

Dual 12 MP camera system: Ultra Wide and Wide cameras
Ultra Wide: ƒ/2.4 aperture and 120° field of view
Wide: ƒ/1.6 aperture
Digital zoom up to 5x
Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control
Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High-Key Mono)
Optical image stabilization (Wide)
Five‑element lens (Ultra Wide); seven‑element lens (Wide)
Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Sync
Panorama (up to 63 MP)
Sapphire crystal lens cover
100% Focus Pixels (Wide)
Night mode (Ultra Wide, Wide)
Deep Fusion (Ultra Wide, Wide, Telephoto)
Smart HDR 3 with Scene Detection
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction (Ultra Wide)
Advanced red-eye correction
Photo geotagging
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG

True Depth Camera

12 MP camera
ƒ/2.2 aperture
Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control
Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High Key Mono)
Animoji and Memoji
Night mode
Deep Fusion
Smart HDR 3 with Scene Detection
HDR video recording with Dolby Vision up to 30 fps
4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
Slo-mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps
Time‑lapse video with stabilization
Night mode Time‑lapse
Extended dynamic range for video at 30 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (4K, 1080p and 720p)
QuickTake video
Wide colour capture for photos and Live Photos
Retina Flash
Lens correction
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode

SIM card

Dual SIM (nano-SIM and eSIM)
iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini are not compatible with existing micro-SIM cards

Face ID

Enabled by TrueDepth camera for facial recognition

Apple Pay

Pay with your iPhone using Face ID in stores, within apps and on the web
Complete purchases made with Apple Pay on your Mac

Location

Built-in GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS and BeiDou
Digital compass
Wi-Fi
Cellular
iBeacon microlocation
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Audio playback

Audio formats supported: 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+)
User-configurable maximum volume limit
Spatial audio playback

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more
Get intelligent suggestions on your Lock screen and in Messages, Mail, QuickType and more
Activate with only your voice using “Hey Siri”
Use your voice to run shortcuts from your favourite apps

Sensors

Face ID
Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor
Barometer

Capacity

64 GB
128 GB
256 GB

Colour

Black, White (PRODUCT)RED, Green, Blue

Display

Super Retina XDR display
5.4-inch (diagonal) all-screen OLED display
HDR display
2340-by-1080-pixel resolution at 476 ppi
HDR display
True Tone
Wide colour (P3)
Haptic Touch
2,000,000:1 contrast ratio (typical)
625 nits max brightness (typical); 1200 nits max brightness (HDR)
Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously

Splash, Water- and Dust-Resistant

Rated IP68 (maximum depth of 6 metres up to 30 minutes) under IEC standard 60529

Chip

A14 Bionic chip
Next‑generation Neural Engine

Video Recording

HDR video recording with Dolby Vision up to 60 fps
4K video recording at 24 fps, 30 fps or 60 fps
1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
Optical image stabilization for video (Wide)
2x optical zoom in, 2x optical zoom out; 4x optical zoom range (iPhone 12 Pro)
Digital zoom up to 6x (iPhone 12 Pro)
2.5x optical zoom in, 2x optical zoom out; 5x optical zoom range (iPhone 12 Pro Max)
Digital zoom up to 7x (iPhone 12 Pro Max)
Audio zoom
Brighter True Tone flash
QuickTake video
Slo mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps
Time lapse video with stabilization
Night mode Time-lapse
Extended dynamic range for video up to 60 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (4K, 1080p and 720p)
Continuous autofocus video
Take 8 MP still photos while recording 4K video
Playback zoom
Video formats recorded: HEVC and H.264
Stereo recording

Cellular and wireless

Model A2398*

  • 5G NR (Bands n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79)
  • FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
  • TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
  • UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

Model A2402*

  • 5G NR (Bands n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79)
  • FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
  • TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
  • UMTS/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
  • GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

All models

  • 5G (sub-6 GHz)
  • Gigabit LTE with 4×4 MIMO and LAA4
  • Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) with 2×2 MIMO
  • Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology
  • Ultra Wideband chip for spatial awareness
  • NFC with reader mode
  • Express Cards with power reserve

Video calling

FaceTime video calling over cellular or Wi-Fi
FaceTime HD (1080p) video calling over 5G or Wi-Fi

Audio calling

FaceTime audio
Voice over LTE (VoLTE)
Wi-Fi calling

Video playback

Video formats supported: HEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2 and Motion JPEG
HDR with Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG
Up to 4K HDR AirPlay for mirroring, photos and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later) or AirPlay 2–enabled smart TV
Video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)

Power and battery

Video playback: up to 15 hours
Video playback (streamed): up to 10 hours
Audio playback: up to 50 hours
Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
MagSafe wireless charging up to 15W
Qi wireless charging up to 7.5W
Charging via USB to computer system or power adapter
Fast-charge capable: up to 50% charge in 30 minutes11 with 20W adapter or higher (sold separately)

MagSafe

Wireless charging up to 15W
Magnet array
Alignment magnet
Accessory Identification NFC
Magnetometer