Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) Detailed Comparison

Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)

Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)

SCORE:
82
SCORE:
82

Highlights

  • 6.1" 1170 x 2532 Super Retina XDR OLED screen
  • 5G support
  • 2 rear cameras
  • 12MP f/1.6 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 2815 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

Highlights

  • 6.1" 1170 x 2532 Super Retina XDR OLED screen
  • 5G support
  • 2 rear cameras
  • 12MP f/1.6 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 2815 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

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Overview

Here we are comparing Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) to Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them.

We have evaluated the smartphones from available features and specifications. They both get the same overall score in our ranking system which is based on network, connectivity, memory, display specifications, video, audio and other features.

Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)

Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)

BODY
78
NETWORK
98
DISPLAY
94
MEMORY
55
CAMERA
81
FEATURES
91
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
88
SENSORS
74
AUDIO
85
BATTERY
75
OVERALL
82
BODY
78
NETWORK
98
DISPLAY
94
MEMORY
55
CAMERA
81
FEATURES
91
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
88
SENSORS
74
AUDIO
85
BATTERY
75
OVERALL
82

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both smartphones.

PROS
👍   Water Resistant
👍   4G Bands
👍   5G Bands
👍   High Screen To Body Ratio: 86.0% and 86.0%
👍   HDR display
👍   f/1.6 and f/1.6 Main Camera
👍   Main Camera Optical Image Stabilisation
👍   Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Front Depth Camera
👍   Front Flash
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Front Camera HDR Video Recording
👍   Rear Camera HDR Video Recording
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   Front Camera Face Detection
👍   Dolby Vision playback
👍   GPS
👍   Wi-Fi Standard
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   Bluetooth version
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Accelerometer
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Barometer
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
👍   Dolby Atmos
👍   Fast Wired Charging
👍   Wireless Charging
CONS
👎   Memory Card Slot
👎   12MP and 12MP Main Camera
👎   No Telephoto Camera
👎   No Infrared
👎   No ANT+
👎   No FM radio
👎   No Fingerprint Sensor
👎   No 3.5mm Audio Jack

Side by Side Comparison

And in the end we display side by side all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) and here - Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172).

BASICS Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
BrandApplevsApple
ModeliPhone 12vsiPhone 12
Version4GB/64GBvs4GB/64GB
Version2A2172vsA2172
CountryUSAvsUSA
ColorsBlack, White, Red, Green, BluevsBlack, White, Red, Green, Blue
Annouce date2020, October 13vs2020, October 13
Release Date2020, October 23vs2020, October 23
BODY Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum framevsGlass front (Gorilla Glass), glass back (Gorilla Glass), aluminum frame
Water Resistant IP68vs IP68
Weight5.78 oz (164 g)vs5.78 oz (164 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)5.78" x 2.82" x 0.29"
146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm
vs5.78" x 2.82" x 0.29"
146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm
NETWORK Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Number of SIMSingle SIMvsSingle SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIM or eSIMvsNano-SIM or eSIM
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5GvsGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1900
vsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1900
3G BandsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
CDMA 2000
vsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
CDMA 2000
4G BandsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 14 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30 / 32 / 66 / 71
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41 / 42 / 46 / 48
vsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 14 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30 / 32 / 66 / 71
TDD LTE: Bands 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41 / 42 / 46 / 48
5G BandsSub6, mmWave: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 20 / 25 / 28 / 38 / 40 / 41 / 66 / 71 / 77 / 78 / 79 / 260 / 261vsSub6, mmWave: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 20 / 25 / 28 / 38 / 40 / 41 / 66 / 71 / 77 / 78 / 79 / 260 / 261
SCREEN Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
ScreenSize6.1"/154.9 mm (full rectangle)vs6.1"/154.9 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeSuper Retina XDR OLEDvsSuper Retina XDR OLED
Screen Resolution1170 x 2532vs1170 x 2532
Screen Pixel Density460ppivs460ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio19.5∶9vs19.5∶9
Screen To Body Ratio86.0%vs86.0%
Screen Brightness625 (typical)
1200 (HDR)
vs625 (typical)
1200 (HDR)
Color GamutWide color display (P3)vsWide color display (P3)
Contrast Ratio2000000∶1vs2000000∶1
HDR displayvs
MEMORY Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
RAM4GBvs4GB
Internal Storage64GBvs64GB
Storage TypeNVMevsNVMe
Memory Card Slotvs
Card Typevs
CAMERA Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Rear CamerasWide + UltraWidevsWide + UltraWide
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 26mm
Pixel Size: 1.4μm
Aperture: f/1.6
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 26mm
Pixel Size: 1.4μm
Aperture: f/1.6
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera Resolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/3.6%
Field of View: 120°
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/3.6%
Field of View: 120°
Telephoto Cameravs
Second Telephoto Cameravs
Front CamerasTrueDepth cameravsTrueDepth camera
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 12MP
Aperture: f/2.2
vsResolution: 12MP
Aperture: f/2.2
Front UltraWide Cameravs
Rear Depth Cameravs
Front Depth Camera 3D Depth Sensingvs 3D Depth Sensing
Macro Cameravs
Front Flash Retina Flashvs Retina Flash
Rear Flash Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Syncvs Brighter True Tone flash with Slow Sync
FEATURES Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Video Playback Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fpsvs4K UHD at 30fps
Video Playing FormatHEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, Motion JPEGvsHEVC, H.264, MPEG-4 Part 2, Motion JPEG
Digital ZoomFor stills: 5x
For video: 3x
vsFor stills: 5x
For video: 3x
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
vs4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
vs4K UHD at 24fps
4K UHD at 25fps
4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 25fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
Selfie Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fpsvs1080p at 120fps
Rear Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fps
1080p at 240fps
vs1080p at 120fps
1080p at 240fps
Front Camera HDR Video Recording with Dolby Vision up to 30 fpsvs with Dolby Vision up to 30 fps
Rear Camera HDR Video Recording with Dolby Vision up to 30 fpsvs with Dolby Vision up to 30 fps
Rear Camera HDRvs
Rear Camera Panoramavs
Rear Camera Face Detectionvs
Front Camera HDRvs
Front Camera Panoramavs
Front Camera Face Detectionvs
Dolby Vision playbackvs
Hyperscale 1080p Video Supportvs
LOCATION Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
GPSvs
A-GPSvs
GALILEOvs
GLONASSvs
BDSvs
QZSSvs
NavICvs
LTEPPvs
CONNECTIVITY Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
USBUSB 2.0vsUSB 2.0
USB InterfaceLightningvsLightning
Infraredvs
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6
Wi-Fi Directvs
Bluetooth versionv5.0vsv5.0
NFCvs
ANT+vs
FM radiovs
PLATFORM Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
OSiOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.2vsiOS 14.1, upgradable to iOS 14.2
ChipsetApple A14 BionicvsApple A14 Bionic
CPU TypeHexa-corevsHexa-core
CPU Speed3.1 GHz, 1.8 GHzvs3.1 GHz, 1.8 GHz
GPUApple GPUvsApple GPU
SENSORS Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Gyroscopevs
Accelerometervs
Proximity sensorvs
Barometervs
Ambient light sensorvs
Face Recognitionvs
LiDAR Scannervs
Gravity Sensorvs
SARvs
Compassvs
Hall Effectvs
Camera laser focusingvs
Color Temperaturevs
Gesturevs
Color Spectrumvs
Distance Sensorvs
IR Blastervs
IR remote controlvs
HR Sensorvs
Iris Sensorvs
Fingerprint Sensorvs
Infrared Thermometryvs
Hearing Aid Compatibilityvs
AUDIO Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Loudspeaker ConfigurationStereovsStereo
Audio Playing FormatAAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Losseless, FLAC, AC-3, E-AC-3, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+)vsAAC-LC, HE-AAC, HE-AAC v2, Protected AAC, MP3, Linear PCM, Apple Losseless, FLAC, AC-3, E-AC-3, Audible (2, 3, 4, AAX, AAX+)
Dolby Atmosvs
3.5mm Audio Jackvs
BATTERY Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-IonvsNon-removable Li-Ion
Battery Capacity2815 mAh (typical)vs2815 mAh (typical)
ChargingFast Wired and Wireless ChargingvsFast Wired and Wireless Charging
Fast Wired Chargingvs
Wireless Charging Qi2.0vs Qi2.0
Audio Playback TimeUp to 65 hoursvsUp to 65 hours
ENVIRONMENTAL Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Operating Temperature32 to 95℉ (0 to 35℃)vs32 to 95℉ (0 to 35℃)
Nonoperating Temperature-4 to 113℉ (-20 to 45℃)vs-4 to 113℉ (-20 to 45℃)
Relative Humidity5% to 95% noncondensingvs5% to 95% noncondensing
Operating Altitudetested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)vstested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)
OTHER Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172) vs Apple iPhone 12 (4GB/64GB, A2172)
Rating for Hearing AidsM3, T4vsM3, T4
Mail Attachment Support.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx(Microsoft Excel); .zip; .ics; .usdz (USDZ Universal)vs.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx(Microsoft Excel); .zip; .ics; .usdz (USDZ Universal)
SupportLanguage support, QuickType keyboard support, QuickType keyboard support with autocorrection, QuickType keyboard support with predictive input, QuickType keyboard support with multilingual input, QuickType keyboard support with contextual suggestions, Siri languages, Dictation languages, Definition dictionary support, Bilingual dictionary support, Thesaurus, Spell checkvsLanguage support, QuickType keyboard support, QuickType keyboard support with autocorrection, QuickType keyboard support with predictive input, QuickType keyboard support with multilingual input, QuickType keyboard support with contextual suggestions, Siri languages, Dictation languages, Definition dictionary support, Bilingual dictionary support, Thesaurus, Spell check

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