the reliable Max Weinbach of XDA-Dev to present in collaboration with EverythingApplePro a video showing various rumors about new iPhone 12 Pro. In the published video it turns out that the new iPhone 12 will present a ProMotion display with a high refresh rate e updates to the photographic sector. Or so it will be on the iPhone 12 Pro phones, i.e. the high-end 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch models.
iPhone 12 Pro: new rumors
According to what is seen in the YouTube video published in the EverythingApplePro channel, the new iPhone will have one 120Hz refresh rate, but will be able to vary the refresh rate of the display from 120Hz to 60Hz depending on the content used to preserve battery life. This ProMotion system similar to that available in the iPad Pro for some years now. To support the 120Hz function, Apple would also be planning one battery with an increased capacity. The latest information suggests, in fact, that the new larger iPhone, the 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max, will have a battery capacity greater than 4400 mAh.
Apple has already done a lot with regards to battery life in the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro but it is trying to improve as the new iPhones will have features that could require a lot of energy as in fact ProMotion is 5G connectivity. EverythingApplePro also talks about a small change in design, (the new one will be more similar to the iPad Pro 2020) and improvements in Face ID. Just the facial recognition feature seems to support a wider angle to allow unlocking from multiple angles.
As for the camera, Apple is looking to study updates for take better pictures also in low light conditions with faster autofocus and better image stabilization. Also Smart HDR being updated for reduce noise even in dark environments. The presence of the new LiDAR scanner which will be used to further improve the autofocus, but also the precision of the photos in Portrait mode. The video also reports that it telephoto zoom is updated from 2x to 3x, allowing users to get even closer to the subjects.