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Forget 5G. This Is the Technology Apple Is Really Betting On With the iPhone 12.

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) hasn’t yet introduced an augmented reality (AR) device or even promised one, as Facebook has, but it recently took steps to build the most advanced AR ecosystem in the world. Lidar technology built into the iPhone 12 will be a critical advance for AR and is a precursor to a long-rumored augmented reality/virtual reality device sometime in the next few years. 

AR has long been a tool for Apple, but the inclusion of lidar in the iPhone 12 Pro along with the iPad Pro is an indication that Apple is taking augmented reality very seriously. Instead of approximating

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iPhone 12 and 12 Pro has new accessory technology, Apple reveals

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Apple has revealed new MagSafe technology as part of the iPhone 12 reveal.

The accessory technology is made up of a ring of magnets in the back of the phone that can be used to attach things to it, or to attach it to other things.

Those magnets are also arrayed around the wireless charging coil, meaning that the phone can be clipped to chargers. When it is used with Apple’s charger, the phone will be able to charge twice as quickly as the normal Qi charging standard.

Apple demonstrated how that will include a variety of different accessories,

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Everything you need to know about the OLED display rumored to be on the iPhone 12

Everything you need to know about the OLED display rumored to be on the iPhone 12
Everything you need to know about the OLED display rumored to be on the iPhone 12

In a normal year, Apple shows off its new line of iPhones in September. 2020 has been anything but normal, so naturally we didn’t get that. However, new iPhones are coming and some of the rumored new features require some explanation.

We don’t fully know what to expect from the iPhone this year, but one of the most interesting rumors suggests Apple will launch four new models, all with OLED displays. 

Wait, what kind of displays?

If you haven’t been keeping up with the

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