84points

Apple iPhone 12 Pro

86points

iPhone 13

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247 facts in comparison

Apple iPhone 12 Pro vs iPhone 13

Apple iPhone 12 Pro
iPhone 13

Why is Apple iPhone 12 Pro better than iPhone 13?

  • 2GB more RAM memory
    ?

    6GBvs4GB
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    ?

    12MP & 12MP & 12MPvs12MP & 12MP
  • 600MHz faster GPU clock speed
    ?

    1800MHzvs1200MHz
  • Has laser autofocus
    ?
  • Shoots raw
    ?
  • Has an infrared sensor
    ?
  • 400nits brighter
    ?

    1200nitsvs800nits
  • 8MB bigger L2 cache
    ?

    16MBvs8MB

Why is iPhone 13 better than Apple iPhone 12 Pro?

  • 15.1% more battery power
    ?

    3240mAhvs2815mAh
  • 7.46% faster CPU speed
    ?

    2 x 3.2GHz & 4 x 2GHzvs2 x 3.1GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz
  • 3.75x faster downloads
    ?

    7500MBits/svs2000MBits/s
  • 15g lighter
    ?

    174gvs189g
  • 9.49x faster uploads
    ?

    3000MBits/svs316MBits/s
  • 1.35h longer battery life
    ?

    19.35hvs18h
  • 48.65% higher AnTuTu benchmark score
    ?

    818321vs550519
  • Has an HDR10-enabled display
    ?

Price comparison

Apple iPhone 12 Pro

Buy used:

$940

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPhone 12 Pro amazonApple iPhone XR, 64GB, White - For Veriz...Apple iPhone XR, 64GB, White - For Verizon (Renewed)
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$249
Apple iPhone 12 Pro walmartTony Hawk s Pro Skater 1 + 2 - PlayStati...Tony Hawk s Pro Skater 1 + 2 - PlayStation 4
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$24
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 8T 5G Lunar Silver 12+256 US KB2...OnePlus 8T 5G Lunar Silver 12+256 US KB2007
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$499
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 8T 5G Aquamarine Green 12+256 US...OnePlus 8T 5G Aquamarine Green 12+256 US KB2007
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$499
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 9 Pro 5G LE2125 US 256GB 12GB Mo...OnePlus 9 Pro 5G LE2125 US 256GB 12GB Morning Mist
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$899
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressOriginal Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'...Original Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'' 6GB&128/256GB IOS Cellphone A14 Bionic Hexa Core Triple 12MP Mobile Phone smartphone
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$784
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressOriginal Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'...Original Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'' 6GB&128/256GB IOS Cellphone A14 Bionic Hexa Core Triple 12MP Mobile Phone
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$784
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressUsed Unlocked iPhone 12Pro /iPhone 12 P...Used Unlocked iPhone 12Pro /iPhone 12 Pro Max 5G Smartphone A14 Chip IOS 14 Mobile Phone 12MP Camera
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$1,129

iPhone 13

Buy used:

$79

ProductStorePrice
iPhone 13 amazonBlackBerry Passport 32GB Factory Unlocke...BlackBerry Passport 32GB Factory Unlocked (SQW100-1) GSM 4G LTE Smartphone - Black (International Version, Blackberry OS) (Renewed)
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$499
iPhone 13 aliexpressMobilePhones M4Pro 12GB 512GB Smartphone...MobilePhones M4Pro 12GB 512GB Smartphone Celulares Desbloqueados Mobiles Relme 13 Promax Paco Samsung Huawei Xiaomi iPhone 11
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$76
iPhone 13 aliexpressMobile Phones M4Pro 12GB RAM 512GB ROM S...Mobile Phones M4Pro 12GB RAM 512GB ROM Smartphone 4G 5G Celulares Desbloqueados Relme Huawei iPhone 13 Promax Paco Samsung
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$77
iPhone 13 aliexpress2022 global version 6.7 inch U screen 5G...2022 global version 6.7 inch U screen 5G smartphone 12GB+512G Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max phone Samsung Huawei phone
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$78

User reviews

Overall Rating

Apple iPhone 12 Pro
9.5
10 User reviews
Apple iPhone 12 Pro
9.5/10
10 User reviews
iPhone 13
9.0
130 User reviews
iPhone 13
9.0/10
130 User reviews

Features

Build quality

9.6/10
10 votes
9.0/10
123 votes

Display quality

9.7/10
10 votes
9.2/10
123 votes

Battery life

8.3/10
10 votes
8.5/10
123 votes

Photography

9.8/10
10 votes
9.3/10
122 votes

Performance

9.4/10
10 votes
9.2/10
122 votes

Comments

Paule58

Paule58

9 months ago

10 / 10

Teh best smartphone i ever had. Easy to handle

Paule58

Paule58

9 months ago

10 / 10

3 users found this helpful
Itamar

Itamar

5 months ago

10 / 10

IPhone usa menos recursos que Samsung

Itamar

Itamar

5 months ago

10 / 10

MΓ‘s seguridad, mejor cΓ‘mara y mejor rendimiento

2 users found this helpful
Alejandro

Alejandro

4 months ago

10 / 10

Rendimiento top

Alejandro

Alejandro

4 months ago

10 / 10

1 users found this helpful

Design

1.weight

189g

174g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
2.thickness

7.4mm

7.6mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
3.width

71.5mm

71.5mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.height

146.7mm

146.7mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
The first number of the IP rating refers to protection against dust, while the second number refers to protection against liquid. E.g. a first number of 6 denotes that it is completely dustproof, and a second number of 7 denotes that the device can withstand full immersion in water.
The waterproof depth rating indicates how well the device is protected against water ingress and water pressure. Devices which can withstand more water pressure are better for swimming or diving.
8.volume

77.62cmΒ³

79.72cmΒ³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
9.lowest potential operating temperature

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Apple iPhone 12 Pro)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (iPhone 13)

The minimum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

Display

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.
3.has an IPS screen
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of conventional twisted nematic TFT displays: limited viewing angles and low-quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane-to-Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, with increased brightness and lower production costs.
4.pixel density

460ppi

460ppi

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.
5.resolution

1170 x 2532px

1170 x 2532px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
7.brightness

1200nits

800nits

A nit is a measurement of the light that a display emits, equal to one candela per square meter. Brighter displays ensure a screen's contents are easy to read, even in sunny conditions.
8.has branded damage-resistant glass
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
Damage-resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
9.has an HDR10-enabled display
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
The display supports HDR10, which is an HDR (high dynamic range) video technology. Compared to standard dynamic range (SDR) video, HDR10 video has greater contrast and color depth, resulting in more realistic images.

Performance

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
2.RAM

6GB

4GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
AnTuTu is one of the most important benchmarks for Android devices. The score reflects the overall performance of a device by summing up results of individual tests that various parameters, such as RAM speed, CPU performance, 2D & 3D graphics performance.
Wild Life is a cross-platform benchmark developed by 3DMark that tests the graphical performance of a device (using the Vulkan API on Android/Windows and the Metal API on iOS). Source: 3DMark.
Wild Life is a cross-platform benchmark developed by 3DMark that tests the graphical performance of a device (using the Vulkan API on Android/Windows and the Metal API on iOS). The Unlimited version runs off-screen so that factors such as display resolution don’t affect the score. Source: 3DMark.
Wild Life is a cross-platform benchmark developed by 3DMark that tests the graphical performance of a device (using the Vulkan API on Android/Windows and the Metal API on iOS). The Extreme version is much more graphically-demanding than the standard Wild Life benchmark. Source: 3DMark.
Geekbench 5 is a cross-platform benchmark that measures a processor's multi-core performance. (Source: Primate Labs, 2022)
Geekbench 5 is a cross-platform benchmark that measures a processor's single-core performance. (Source: Primate Labs, 2022)
9.CPU speed

2 x 3.1GHz & 4 x 1.8GHz (Apple A14 Bionic)

2 x 3.2GHz & 4 x 2GHz (Apple A15 Bionic)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.

Cameras

1.megapixels (main camera)

12MP & 12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the front camera. A higher megapixel count means that the front camera is capable of capturing more details, an essential factor for taking high-resolution selfies.
3.has built-in optical image stabilization
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 60fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
5.wide aperture (main camera)

f/2 & f/1.6 & f/2.4

f/2.4 & f/1.6

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.
7.has a BSI sensor
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
8.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
9.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Operating system

1.has clipboard warnings
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro (iOS 14)
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
This privacy feature alerts you with a small notification when an app copies data from your clipboard.
2.has location privacy options
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro (iOS 14)
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
This privacy feature allows you to share your approximate location with an app instead of your precise location.
3.has camera/microphone privacy options
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
You can enable or disable an app’s access to the camera or microphone on your device. There are also indication icons to show you when an app uses the camera or microphone.
4.has Mail Privacy Protection
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
Mail Privacy Protection is a feature built into the default email app that blocks senders from using β€œtracking pixels” to see when you’ve read an email. It also hides your IP address from senders.
5.has theme customization
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
Theme customization allows you to easily change the appearance of the user interface (UI). For example, by changing the system colors or the app icons.
6.can block app tracking
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro (iOS 14)
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
Some apps track your activity even when the app is not in use. This privacy feature allows you to block this tracking, either across all apps or on a per-app basis.
7.blocks cross-site tracking
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro (iOS 14)
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
This setting (in the default browser) allows you to block cross-site tracking cookies and data to help protect your privacy.
8.has on-device machine learning
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro (iOS 14)
βœ”iPhone 13 (iOS 15)
On-device machine learning is used to recognize people, places, and more in the Photos app. The algorithms run on the device, where this sensitive data is then kept. Competing services upload the photos and perform this on their servers, which requires the sharing of personal data.
9.Can play games while they download
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
This means you don’t have to wait for the entire game to download first, as the later stages of the game download while you are playing.

Battery

1.battery power

2815mAh

3240mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
2.has wireless charging
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
It supports a wireless charging standard such as Qi. To charge the device, you simply put it down on a compatible charging pad.
3.Supports fast charging
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.
4.has reverse wireless charging
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
The device can be used as a wireless charging station to power other gadgets.
5.has a removable battery
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
6.Has an ultra power-saving mode
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
The ultra power-saving mode, also called low power mode, is an effective way to extend the battery life of the device. Usually, it involves limiting screen brightness and contrast, disabling location services, restricting connectivity, and turning off nonessential apps.
7.has a battery level indicator
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.
9.has a rechargeable battery
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
3.Has a radio
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
5.Has dedicated media keys
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

Features

1.has LDAC
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
LDAC is a codec developed by Sony for Bluetooth audio. It is capable of a very high bitrate of 990kbps, which provides high resolution audio. It can also automatically adjust to a lower bitrate of 330kbps or 660kbps to increase stability.
2.has aptX Adaptive
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
aptx Adaptive is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It has a variable bit rate (between 279kbps and 420kbps), which means it can adjust the bit rate for different scenarios, such as listening to HD audio or reducing interference from other devices.
3.has aptX HD
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
aptX HD is an audio codec for Bluetooth devices that is developed by Qualcomm. It supports high quality 24-bit audio (at a bit rate of 576kbps).
4.has 5G support
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
The fifth-generation wireless technology delivers higher speeds and lower latency than the previous, fourth-generation tech.
The download speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can access online content.
The upload speed is a measurement of the internet connection bandwidth, representing the maximum data transfer rate at which a device can send information to a server or another device.
7.Has USB Type-C
βœ–Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ–iPhone 13
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
9.has NFC
βœ”Apple iPhone 12 Pro
βœ”iPhone 13
NFC (near-field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions, such as mobile payments. Note: this feature may not be available in all markets.

Miscellaneous

1.Price (global median value)

1 456.42 €

1 203.54 €

Updated on Sun Apr 17 2022
The global median price is determined by calculating the median value of all the prices available for a product, taking into account all markets.

Price comparison

Apple iPhone 12 Pro

Buy used:

$940

ProductStorePrice
Apple iPhone 12 Pro amazonApple iPhone XR, 64GB, White - For Veriz...Apple iPhone XR, 64GB, White - For Verizon (Renewed)
amazon logo
$249
Apple iPhone 12 Pro walmartTony Hawk s Pro Skater 1 + 2 - PlayStati...Tony Hawk s Pro Skater 1 + 2 - PlayStation 4
walmart logo
$24
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 8T 5G Lunar Silver 12+256 US KB2...OnePlus 8T 5G Lunar Silver 12+256 US KB2007
oneplus_us logo
$499
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 8T 5G Aquamarine Green 12+256 US...OnePlus 8T 5G Aquamarine Green 12+256 US KB2007
oneplus_us logo
$499
Apple iPhone 12 Pro oneplus_usOnePlus 9 Pro 5G LE2125 US 256GB 12GB Mo...OnePlus 9 Pro 5G LE2125 US 256GB 12GB Morning Mist
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$899
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressOriginal Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'...Original Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'' 6GB&128/256GB IOS Cellphone A14 Bionic Hexa Core Triple 12MP Mobile Phone smartphone
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$784
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressOriginal Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'...Original Apple iPhone 12 Pro 5G LTE 6.1'' 6GB&128/256GB IOS Cellphone A14 Bionic Hexa Core Triple 12MP Mobile Phone
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$784
Apple iPhone 12 Pro aliexpressUsed Unlocked iPhone 12Pro /iPhone 12 P...Used Unlocked iPhone 12Pro /iPhone 12 Pro Max 5G Smartphone A14 Chip IOS 14 Mobile Phone 12MP Camera
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$1,129

iPhone 13

Buy used:

$79

ProductStorePrice
iPhone 13 amazonBlackBerry Passport 32GB Factory Unlocke...BlackBerry Passport 32GB Factory Unlocked (SQW100-1) GSM 4G LTE Smartphone - Black (International Version, Blackberry OS) (Renewed)
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$499
iPhone 13 aliexpressMobilePhones M4Pro 12GB 512GB Smartphone...MobilePhones M4Pro 12GB 512GB Smartphone Celulares Desbloqueados Mobiles Relme 13 Promax Paco Samsung Huawei Xiaomi iPhone 11
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$76
iPhone 13 aliexpressMobile Phones M4Pro 12GB RAM 512GB ROM S...Mobile Phones M4Pro 12GB RAM 512GB ROM Smartphone 4G 5G Celulares Desbloqueados Relme Huawei iPhone 13 Promax Paco Samsung
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$77
iPhone 13 aliexpress2022 global version 6.7 inch U screen 5G...2022 global version 6.7 inch U screen 5G smartphone 12GB+512G Apple iPhone 13 Pro Max phone Samsung Huawei phone
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$78

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