The year 2020 did not pass by without Apple releasing flagship smartphones. The apple fans in Ghana are anxious to know the iPhone 12, 12 mini, 12 pro and 12 pro max prices in Ghana. The prices in Ghana differ slightly due to few factors. Thus, 4 different sets of iPhone 12 was released which comes with different prices obviously! Aside the prices, the phones comes in different colors coupled with storage capacity and processor performance.
The prices in Ghana ranges from the unlocked versions to the locked ones. This means that the locked ones will need to be unlocked to a cellular network in Ghana before usage. Mostly such locked ones comes with lowered prices as well.
The iPhone 12 is the base model for the four released smartphones, it comes 3 different storage capacities that’s the 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. The price for each and every storage capacity differs there are some commonalities. The front camera comes with a 12MP which provides a clear view for selfies and perfect for cinematic views.
While the rear or back camera also comes with a 12MP it has an aperture of 2.4 which is great for wide area photos. Concerning photos, aside from its obvious AR capabilities, the addition of a new LiDAR scanner opens up new photographic possibilities: faster autofocus in low light, and a new feature: Night Mode portraits.
The screen size for the phone is 6.1inch quite bigger than iPhone 6,7 and 8. The phone is powered by A14 Bionic chip and it feels light with 5.78oz weight. The iPhone 12 comes three other colors — black, white and red.
The Price for the iPhone 12 64GB in Ghana ranges between GH 4,500 – GH 4,900, while, the 128GB storage capacity comes at a price range of GH 5,300 – GH 5,800 and the bigger storage in this category is 256GB at a price range of GH6,500 – GH 7,200. But, bear in mind that these are the unlocked phones. The locked ones of the iPhone 12 might have a price lower than the ones quoted above and the seller might determine the price individually.
iPhone 12 MagSafe Charging
The iPhone 12 launch sees the return of MagSafe. MagSafe here means a system of magnets designed to hold a wireless charging pad in the right place to charge the iPhone. That's handy, for sure: many iPhone owners will know the pain of putting their device on a charging pad carelessly and discovering eight hours later that it wasn't on the sweet spot and couldn't draw any power.
The iPhone 12 Mini is quite unique, it comes as the smallest, tinniest and very portable among all the phone released for the year 2020, not just for Apple. The phone is quite unique in many ways, in terms of the processor and specification. The screen size is 5.4 inches, smaller than the base model iPhone 12. Similar to an iPhone 6, 7 or 8 in terms of screen size. It has the same processor as the iPhone 12, thus the A14 Bionic chip.
The iPhone 12 Mini has a camera of 12MP for both the front and rear. Meaning the picture quality is great as well. The battery capacity is can hold up with internet and multimedia live streaming for 8hours, which is great for a phone of this size.
iPhone 12 Mini Prices
The iPhone 12 Mini also comes in 3 different storage capacities; 64GB, 128GB and 256GB. The price for iPhone 12 Mini in Ghana is quite lower than the iPhone 12 base model. Thus, the market price starts from GH 3,800 – 4,300 for the 64GB, then the 128GB price ranges from GH 4,200 – 4,600, however with the 256GB the price comes between GH 4,900 – GH 5,500. These are for the unlocked models. The locked ones have a quite lower prices depending on the seller. You can find one to buy from Oxglow.
The iPhone 12 Pro is quite an excellent phone compared to the iPhone 12 mini and the 12 itself. The 12 Pro comes with much improved feature irrespective of the sameness in terms of the processor chip. The iPhone 12 Pro comes with Super Retina XDR OLED, HDR10, 800 nits (typ), 1200 nits (peak). Quite thin in size, the screen size is 6.1 inches. Thus, not that big in terms of the screen size, but have a sharp display.
The iPhone 12 Pro has a 12 Megapixel camera at the rear and front of the phone. Compatible with wireless charging and any Qi accessories from other phone makers can also help in charging this iPhone 12 Pro. The battery capacity is great as well, thus, Li-Ion 2815 mAh. It could last for 9hours and some 15mins with full OLED display, internet usaga and livestreaming. This is great for a phone for that price. The iPhone 12 Pro comes in different colors thus, Silver, Graphite, Gold, Pacific Blue.
In relation to the storage capacity, Apple uplifted the game and started the base storage capacity from 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. Which is quite an improvement from the Mini and base iPhone 12.
iPhone 12 Pro Prices in Ghana
The price for the iPhone 12 Pro starts with the 128GB, that is the unlocked which ranges between GH 5,500 – GH 6,200, the 256GB storage capacity is being sold for between GH 6,500 – GH 7,200 and the 512GB storage capacity ranges from GH 8,000 – GH 9,500, depending on which seller you want to buy from. These are the factory unlocked models, however, the locked iPhone 12 Pro prices might come a little lower than the unlocked ones since, the buyer have to cater for the charges for unlocking.
The iPhone 12 Pro Max is the biggest among the iPhone 12 models released, it comes with a screen size of 6.7 inches, thus slightly extended than the iPhone 8 plus or iPhone 11 Pro Max. It also have the highest processing speed, even though it Apple A14 bionic speed it has 6GB RAM of speed which is quite higher than the 4GB in other models.
The iPhone 12 Pro Max camera has the lidar and AI features which comes with a front specs of 12MP and the rear camera of 12MP. Giving users a sharp and an improved pictures and video quality.
The battery for the iPhone 12 Pro Max is the Li – Ion 3687 mAh with Fast charging capabilities as well as adaptability to wireless charging. You can play audio music for 80hours before charging, which is quite impressive but fits the price of the phone. The iPhone 12 Pro Max comes in the color of silver, gold, Graphite and the totally new Pacific Blue. Pacific Blue is a bit greyer than the blue of the iPhone 12.
Price of iPhone 12 Pro Max in Ghana
The iPhone 12 Pro Max comes in different variance storage capacities; thus, 128GB, 256GB and 512GB. The iPhone 12 Pro Max prices in Ghana starts from GH 7,800 – GH 8,500 for the 128GB storage capacity, while the 256GB storage capacity goes for the price ranges of GH 8,700 – GH 9,500 and the 512GB which is the biggest storage capacity is being offered for the prices ranges of GH 9, 600 – GH 10,500.
For my take, the iPhone 12 feels substantial and premium, and not necessarily any less luxurious than the iPhone 12 Pro. The iPhone 12 have the capacity for 5G fast internet, the phone networks in Ghana will have to upgrade their infrastructure before providng that service in Ghana. In considering the prices for the iPhone 12 models, my pick will be on the iPhone 12 Pro, since it has all the necessary high end features and processors, it saves you money for the next 2-3years. If you are on a budget, then consider the iPhone 12 itself, if you want a portable iPhone 12, you best pick will be iPhone 12 Mini. Do not push yourself for high end phones each year, but if you desire one, there are various sellers available on marketplaces in Ghana such as Oxglow, Tonaton, Jumia, Jiji among others, negotiate the price and ensure they are genuine before you buy. You will certainly get a good deal. Enjoy your iPhone 12 if you want to have one.