The iPhone 12 would have a screen of only 5.4 inches.

2020 may be a good year for lovers of compact phones. At least, for those who are willing to give Apple a try. That’s what a recent leak that has come to light on Weibo suggests, showing the alleged screen of the new iPhone 12 with a diagonal of only 5.4 inches, a figure that would place the new Apple terminal as one of the smallest high-end mobiles on the market.

The good reception of the new iPhone SE 2020 by the public made it very clear that There is still room for compact phones As much as 6.5 inches has become the new norm. And everything points to Apple wanting to take advantage of this – increasingly larger – gap in the market, launching an ultra-reduced iPhone this 2020.

A model of the alleged iPhone 12, along with the iPhone 11 Pro Max.

The alleged 5.4-inch screen of the iPhone 12 is visible in photos

Filtered images show what appears to be the screen of a new iPhone model, with the now classic notch located at the top of the front. However, the most curious thing about this leak is found in the panel size, much lower – at least with the naked eye – than the current iPhone 11 and 11 Pro. According to the person in charge of bringing the images to light, panel diagonal is 5.4 inches, and claims that it will be easy to use with one hand.

If this information becomes reality, the iPhone 12 would be a unique device of its kind. With few exceptions such as the Galaxy S10e, the manufacturers of Android smartphones have opted for create high-end phones with increasing screens -Even Samsung itself abandoned the e series to make way for the Ultra-, leaving practically no options for those who are still looking for terminals of small size.

And it is not to be forgotten that, despite its compact appearance, iPhone 12 will be a mobile as powerful as its older brothers if we stick to the latest known data. Everything indicates that it will be one of the first models of the company with 5G modem backed by the powerful Apple A14 processor.

In addition to that, it is expected to exist another version of the iPhone 12 with a 6.1-inch screen, which together with this reduced-size model, would be placed in the Cupertino catalog midway between the iPhone SE and the iPhone 12 Pro. It is also rumored that the new models may be the first to dispense with the charger. included in its box.

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