iPhone 12 preorders are now live: Prices, release dates and how to buy Apple's 4 new phones

iPhone 12 preorders are now live: Prices, release dates and how to buy Apple's 4 new phones

Apple is doing iPhone 12, 12 Mini, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max preorders a little different this year. Hint: It's not the same for every carrier.

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iPhone 12's MagSafe is the sleeper feature that's a bigger deal than you think

iPhone 12's MagSafe is the sleeper feature that's a bigger deal than you think

Commentary: The fast-charging feature that snaps into place opens up the possibility for an array of wild new attachments.

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iPhone 12: What you need to know about Apple's newest phone lineup

iPhone 12: What you need to know about Apple's newest phone lineup

The iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max are here. With a new design, "ceramic shield" displays, lidar and new colors, there is a lot to be excited and confused about.

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iPhone 12's price tag could be more important for Apple's success than ever

iPhone 12's price tag could be more important for Apple's success than ever

Apple's next-generation iPhones are facing challenges far beyond Samsung, Motorola and Google.

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HomePod Mini is Apple's smaller, smarter, $99 smart speaker

HomePod Mini is Apple's smaller, smarter, $99 smart speaker

Everything we know about the more affordable Apple smart speaker and how it might stack up against competitors Amazon and Google.

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iPhone 12 has 5G, but Apple still has us questioning why we need it

iPhone 12 has 5G, but Apple still has us questioning why we need it

For now, the biggest reason to buy a 5G phone is FOMO -- and future-proofing.

What is Apple's new lidar tech and what can it do for the iPhone 12 Pro?

What is Apple's new lidar tech and what can it do for the iPhone 12 Pro?

The new iPhone 12 Pro and 2020 iPad Pro have the new sensor, which adds depth scanning for AR and could improve your photos, too.

These Apple rumors didn't come true at the iPhone 12 event -- but there's still time

These Apple rumors didn't come true at the iPhone 12 event -- but there's still time

Apple's virtual event took place Tuesday, but not all the rumors panned out.

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Apple Event

The new iPhone is the smartphone Apple fans and industry watchers alike have been waiting awhile to see. It's the first major revamp of the iPhone's design since 2017.

Apple launched its next-generation smartphone, the iPhone 12, with a new boxier iPhone 4-inspired look, faster processing chips and 5G wireless technology, during an Oct. 13 event.

Like most recent events, the announcement was held entirely online amid continued concerns about the coronavirus pandemic. Join us for full coverage of the event.