I had a few reasons for “downgrading” to the iPhone 12 mini. The hulking iPhone 12 Pro Max was not made for running shorts, and I couldn’t use my as it didn’t offer the narrative features of the Couch24K app. The pandemic had tricked me into beginning a jogging habit. So there was the iPhone mini, provided by when the four phones were first introduced. It was small and powerful enough that I didn’t need high-res pics because I wasn’t going anywhere during London’s . Also, the iPhone mini’s cameras are fine — good even.
One issue with theis that its most minor (cheapest) configuration comes with only 64GB of storage. But, honestly, I don’t use much on-device storage, so it wasn’t hard to migrate everything. It’s a nice feeling to into your pocket, not to awkwardly stretch your thumb to reach the top of the screen. The iPhone mini is terrific to use one-handed most of the time. The my perfect petite device for roughly six months. My Apple Arcade favorites, like Fantasian, ran without issue, and my other daily apps never suffered a hiccup. I could use Fitness+, and while you might think would be less compelling on a smaller screen, I was mostly in my home. I have a TV!
It wasn’t all perfect, though, and the central issue was precisely what our review pointed to meager. Perhaps because the iPhone 12 the bigger iPhone 12 in all specifications, barring screen size, there is a physical limit to how big the battery can be. I didn’t notice that during the first half-year, but that’s probably because I was mostly trapped indoors. Whenever the battery dipped below 50 percent, I was the iPhone mini back up to full power.
When the iPhone 12 mini for the bigger model. When stories of slashed iPhone mini 12 productions started appearing, I feared that this was a short-lived Apple experiment that had run its course. However, the latest rumors suggest otherwise. Last week, a listing at the FCC indicated that with its latest MagSafe technology. That should be the , the Pro, the base model, and the Mini.up again, I went out more. And I wasn’t taking or charging cables with me. I cut it close, getting back home (or to a power outlet) a few before the battery reached single-digit percentages. After too many close calls, the pin went in, the SIM came out, and I left the
Otherthat the next series of iPhones, iPhone 13 or something else, will offer subtle improvements to last year’s models. One word from March indicates that , while more energy-efficient components, from chipsets to screens, should also improve battery longevity. Many phone buyers might have been skeptical that a — even if new — would be as capable as bigger models. In the evolution story of smartphones, more with better specifications. The iPhone 12 mini was an anomaly; maybe we weren’t ready for it. September 14th is pretty soon. If mini go the distance, battery-wise, but keep the specifications on par with the bigger model, there wouldn’t be much left for me (or phone reviewers) to complain about. Bring it on, Apple.