AppleNew IPhone 12 Pro Comes with beautiful flat-Edge The design is reminiscent of the much-loved iPhone 5. But even on the inside things are interesting, internally IPhone 12 Pro It has 5G support and is powered by an A14 bionic chip, which gives Apple 50% higher CPU and GPU performance. IPhones from last year. And the last, but certainly not the least, is new IPhone 12 The Pro has a smaller battery than last year IPhone 11 Pro – With a capacity of 2815 mAh.
Phone Arena Browsing Battery Test Results
But compared to the competition, the new iPhones are not so impressive or they are pushing ahead in their battery life. If anything, it’s impressive that they have Android phones that pack bigger batteries.
Phone Arena YouTube Video Playback Battery Test Results
Now things are interesting here. Samsung phones generally excel in YouTube video streaming battery life and in this case, significantly outperform the new iPhone 12 and 12 Pro. While the iPhone 12 Pro was slightly ahead of the iPhone 11 Pro last year, the iPhone 12 is actually its predecessor.
However, considering the battery capacity we are dealing with, six and a half hours of continuous YouTube playback is not too bad, but we should expect better.
Phone Arena 3D gaming battery test results
The biggest surprise was how poorly the iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 did in our 3D gaming test. Both lasted just three hours, which is the way, the way behind the competition and even behind the iPhones last year.
To verify the surprisingly bad results of this test, we checked twice by playing various games such as Call of Duty Mobile and Minecraft and in both cases the iPhones were too warm and the battery started to melt very quickly. The moment we play and return to normal use, the phones go back to their normal operating temperature and the battery drain is normalized. Right now, there seems to be something wrong with the Apple A14 bionic chip used in the most popular 3D games and the latest iPhones.
If you’re a non-stop gamer, you’ll want to stick with the iPhone 11 Pro right now, because the iPhone 12 Pro isn’t enough to be a gaming phone in terms of its battery life, despite all the power.
There we have it, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 battery life test results. The sad fact is that those phones are definitely not battery champs when it comes to media usage and even less when it comes to gaming. If you are light on those tasks, and mostly do browsing and social media, or ignore charging them overnight, they are OK.
Let us know in the comments how you feel about those results.