Apple has finally launched the iPhone 13 series in today’s event. All the devices in the series, including the iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, and iPhone 13 Pro Max, come with support for 5G connectivity. Apple has extended the support for 5G connectivity in more countries with the iPhone 13 series, which doesn’t include India yet. The features of the iPhone 13 and the iPhone 13 mini are the same, which is not surprising looking at the already launched iPhone 12 series. Let’s take a look at the specifications and price of the new iPhones.
iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini Specifications and Price
The iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini both come with the new a new dual-camera layout at the rear. Both the camera sensors at the rear are diagonally placed and come with 12MP lenses. Note that one of the 12MP sensors at the rear is an ultra-wide-angle lens.
The new iPhones come with support for the ‘Cinematic Video’ shooting mode, which will take the level of capturing a video on a smartphone to something unseen and unheard of. These iPhones will be powered by the new A15 Bionic SoC. Both the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini will run on iOS 15 out of the box. Both these devices can also shoot videos in 4K 60FPS HDR.
The iPhone 13 mini comes with a 5.4-inch display, and the iPhone 13 comes with a 6.1-inch display. Both these devices come with a Retina HDR display. But there’s no high-refresh-rate support, unfortunately.
The display of the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini is 28% faster and can support maximum brightness of 800 nits.
The iPhone 13 mini will start at Rs 69,990 in India, and the iPhone 13 will start at Rs 79,990. Both the devices come for exactly the same price as the iPhone 12 mini and iPhone 12 when they were launched.
The best thing is, this time, the base model will come with 128GB storage. So the iPhone 13 mini with 128GB will cost Rs 69,990; with 256GB will cost Rs 79,990; and with 512GB will cost Rs 99,990. The iPhone 13 models will be Rs 10,000 more expensive than the iPhone 13 mini models and will be available in the same storage configuration.
These iPhones will be available in five colour options - Pink, Midnight, Blue, Starlight, and Product Red.
iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max Specifications and Price
The iPhone 13 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max come in a new ‘Sierra Blue’ colour variant. The specifications of these devices are largely the same as the iPhone 13 mini and the iPhone 13 since they have the same hardware and processors. But the difference comes in the camera abilities of the devices.
The iPhone 13 Pro will come with a 6.1-inch display, while the iPhone 13 Pro Max will come with a 6.7-inch display.
The iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro both support Cinematic Video mode as well. The biggest thing about all the iPhone 13 series devices is that they come with better battery life than the iPhone 12 series devices. Further, the iPhone 13 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max can support a high refresh rate of up to 120Hz.
The company will not provide the charger in the box. Apart from minor differences, the iPhone 13 series looks very much like the iPhone 12 series only.
The iPhone 13 Pro will be available for Rs 1,19,990 (128GB), Rs 1,29,990 (256GB), Rs 1,49,990 (512GB), and Rs 1,69,990 (1TB). The iPhone 13 Pro Max on the other hand is also Rs 10,000 more expensive for all the same storage configurations.