Apple iPhone 12 has received a price drop in Nepal.
iPhone 12 price in Nepal now starts at Rs. 1,28,900. The entry-level variant has received a price drop of Rs. 5,000 whereas the top variants have received a drop of Rs. 3,000. Furthermore, you can also get a free MagSafe charger on the purchase of the iPhone 12.
iPhones are some of the major devices which are imported through grey channels. Thus, the price drop could encourage buyers to buy through the official channels. Furthermore, grey phones will soon be rendered useless with the implementation of MDMS in Nepal.
iPhone 12 is the update to the iPhone 11 and it brings some important updates. Let’s check them out!
Apple iPhone 12 Specifications
- Body: 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.4 mm, 189 g, Single SIM (Nano-SIM and/or eSIM), IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 6m for 30 mins)
- Display: 6.1‑inch super Retina XDR OLED, 1170 x 2532 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~460 ppi density), Dolby Vision
- Protection: Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
- Chipset: Apple A14 Bionic (5 nm)
- CPU: Hexa-core
- GPU: Apple GPU (4-core graphics)
- Memory: 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 256GB 4GB RAM, NVMe
- OS: iOS 14
- Rear Camera: 12 MP, f/1.6, 26mm (wide), 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
- Front Camera: 12 MP, f/2.2, 23mm (wide), 1/3.6″
- Battery: Non-removable 2815 mAh Li-Ion battery, Fast charging 20W support, Qi magnetic fast wireless charging 15W
- USB: Lightning, USB 2.0
- Misc: Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Colors: Black, White, Red, Green, Blue
Apple iPhone 12 Price in Nepal: Rs. 1,28,900 (64GB) / Rs. 1,38,900 (128GB) / Rs. 1,54,900 (256GB)
Apple iPhone 12 Overview
iPhone 12 has a similar design to that of the iPhone 12 Pro with flatter sides. It is made of durable stainless steel material and is available in 5 colors: Black, White, Red, Green, and Blue.
These new iPhones also come with “Ceramic Shield” technology which Apple says offers glass that’s tougher than any other smartphone display with 4 times better drop performance than the older iPhones.
iPhone 12 comes with an IP68 rating to withstand water submersion up to 6 meters for up to 30 minutes, and are protected against everyday spills, including coffee and soda.
The design of the camera module remains the same as it does not come with an extra lidar sensor which is available on the Pro model.
iPhone 12 has a 6.1-inch display. It’s a Super Retina XDR display with systemwide color management for industry-leading color accuracy.
It has a screen resolution of 1170 x 2532 pixels and features nearly 3.5 million pixels for a remarkable, true-to-life viewing experience. The display panel supports HDR10 and has 1200 nits peak brightness.
iPhone 12 has a dual camera and it doesn’t come with a Lidar sensor. It has a 12MP f/1.6 wide main sensor and a 12MP ultra-wide sensor.
On the front, it has a 12MP selfie camera and an SL 3D depth/biometric sensor.
iPhone 12 comes with the all-new A14 Bionic chipset. A14 Bionic is the first chip in the smartphone industry built on a 5-nanometer process.
Apple claims that the A14 Bionic is 50 percent faster compared to the competing smartphones allowing console-quality gaming experiences, powerful computational photography, and more while delivering great battery life.
A14 Bionic features a 16-core Neural Engine — for an 80 percent increase in performance — that is capable of completing 11 trillion operations per second, enabling improved performance on even the most intense ML models.
iPhone 12 comes in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB storage variants.
Battery and MagSafe
iPhone 12 has a 2815 mAh battery. Apple mentions that it can last up to 17 hours of video playback, or 11 hours of streaming, or 65 hours of audio playback.
It still uses a lightning connector and supports fast charging (Up to 50% charge in around 30 minutes with a 20W adapter or higher that is sold separately. You only get a USB-C to a lightning cable in the box as Apple has ditched the charger for reducing carbon emissions.
It supports wireless charging up to 7.5W but supports faster 15W charging with MagSafe wireless charging.
Apple iPhone 12 Price in Nepal and Availablity
iPhone 12 price in Nepal starts at Rs. 1,28,900. The 64GB variant has received a discount of Rs. 5,000 whereas the other variants are now Rs. 3,000 cheaper. Additionally, you will also get a free MagSafe charger with the iPhone 12 for free.
|Apple iPhone 12 Model||Old Price||New Price|
|64GB||Rs. 133900||Rs. 128900|
|128GB||Rs. 141900||Rs. 138900|
|256GB||Rs. 157900||Rs. 154900|
iPhone 12 is an excellent phone. It provides most of the same features as the Pro versions. The only difference is the exclusion of the telephoto lens and the Lidar sensor. Except that, iPhone 12 boasts the same power as the other variants. Without any changes in the price, they have made updates in each category and have also introduced 5G for the first time on an iPhone.
Also, it’s the A14 Bionic chipset is the first 5nm mobile chip and is the most powerful chipset right now. But they have skipped a high refresh rate display.
So, what do you think about the iPhone 12? Let us know in the comments!
Also, watch our Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra review in Nepali.