Insider video with iPhone 12 Pro body suggests LIDAR

While there is a debate about the timing of the presentation of the nextline of smartphones from Apple, insiders continue to supply information on the technical characteristics and design of devices of the iPhone 12 family. Another meek video showing the alleged case of the iPhone 12 Pro was posted on Twitter by the author of the YouTube channel EverythingApplePro.

The demo allows viewers toconsider in detail the skeleton of the case of the future flagship from Apple and draw some conclusions about the configuration and characteristics of the smartphone. Examining the back of the alleged iPhone 12 Pro case, you can see that in the camera block, along with three holes for sensors, holes for the flash and a microphone, there is also a hole for the LiDAR sensor, which can significantly improve AR performance, as well as improve the quality of traditional photography. ...

Another feature shown by an insiderthe housing becomes flat side faces and the presence of a large unidentified round element on the inner surface of the rear panel. The blogger expects it to be an element of the 5G antenna system, or a place for a magnetic lock for iPhone wireless charging, which automatically optimizes the placement of the smartphone over the charger. The video also clearly shows that the SIM card tray is shifted to the lower part of the side edge.

It is assumed that at the Apple presentation,scheduled for September 15 at 20-00 Moscow time, the new series of smartphones of the iPhone 12 series will not be shown, which, according to experts, is not yet ready for presentation. However, the online store PinDuoDuo (China) suggested that the iPhone 12 will be announced today. An indirect confirmation of this version is the appearance of iPhone 12 cases in Vodafone UK stores. It is known for certain that the event will show the iPad Air tablet and the Apple Watch smartwatch, as well as talk about iOS 14.

Recall that in the new line of Apple smartphonesfour models are expected to be released. These are the main models of the iPhone 12 (dual camera and 5.4-inch screen) and iPhone 12 Plus (dual camera and 6.1-inch screen), as well as the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max, equipped with a camera block with three sensors and LiDAR. displays, respectively, 6.1 and 6.7 inches.

Source: slashgear