iPhone 12 Buyer's Guide - DON'T Make these 12 Mistakes!

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Thinking of ordering the new iPhone 12? You MUST watch this video to avoid 12 common iPhone 12 purchasing mistakes.. & I'll also recommend the right iPhone for you!
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Apple's iPhone 12 lineup is the biggest it's ever been, with 4 different models, making it a pretty tough choice this year!
In this video, I go through 12 common iPhone 12 purchasing mistakes that you need to be aware of in order to avoid buying the wrong iPhone.
I then get into each iPhone in Apple's lineup, including the iPhone SE, to help you decide which iPhone you should buy in 2020!
This video focuses on the iPhone 12 mini vs iPhone 12 vs iPhone 12 Pro vs iPhone 12 Pro Max!
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Timestamps ⬇️
Intro to iPhone 12 - 00:00
Mistake #1 - 0:47
Mistake #2 - 1:08
Mistake #3 - 1:28
Mistake #4 - 2:31
Mistake #5 - 3:16
Mistake #6 - 3:45
Mistake #7 - 4:32
Mistake #8 - 5:08
Mistake #9 - 5:36
Mistake #10 - 6:25
Mistake #11 - 6:57
Mistake #12 - 7:29
Who should buy the iPhone SE? - 7:57
Who should buy the iPhone 12 mini? - 8:42
Who should buy the iPhone 12? - 9:19
Who should buy the iPhone 12 Pro Max? - 10:38
Who should buy the iPhone 12 Pro? - 11:51
Conclusion - 13:06
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Max Tech
Max Tech - 15 days ago
Do you agree with Mistake #5 and Mistake #12? Comment your thoughts below!
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Imranul Musabbir
Imranul Musabbir - 3 hours ago
Sami lee
Sami lee - Day ago
Apple is a joke now
a man george
a man george - 2 days ago
Thanks for the Video 💯🦾
Laksh Gaikwad
Laksh Gaikwad - 3 days ago
This video is also sponsored by Apple so you have to buy every single thing from Apple and then you can be broke
Been using Anker the last 4 years at the least it also let’s Your battery health stay on top double the time than using apple chargers and cables
Noah Okas
Noah Okas - 3 hours ago
How is someone supposed to know if the pro max fits in their hands?
Dalito K
Dalito K - 5 hours ago
Buying the Iphone 12 is a mistake.
Mudassir Makwal
Mudassir Makwal - 7 hours ago
Thank you Man!!
That's what all i exactly want to know.. ❤️❤️
Dainius Bankauskas
Dainius Bankauskas - 8 hours ago
nice job
Akewataru133 - 8 hours ago
From what I understand, it is NOT a good idea buy 3rd party power adapters as only Apple power adapters charge them with the correct voltage as it is patented. Third party power adapters either charge it with too much or too little voltage which will eventually shorten the battery life.
Kakarot Legend
Kakarot Legend - 8 hours ago
The issue with MagSafe is not only does it come with an individual box which is wrapped in plastic defeating the whole point of apple saving the environment. But it’s 40£ in the Uk!
Yakobi Eliyyahu Goldberg
Yakobi Eliyyahu Goldberg - 8 hours ago
12 pro vs 12 pro max, is it worth the upgrade for larger size? How much larger is the max?
BeachcomberD - 9 hours ago
I have the iPhone 7 and I was thinking of getting the mini because it is smaller and I figured it would be easier for me to hold than the 12. Also to fit in my jeans pockets since they make woman's pockets so small. I am having battery life problems now with my 7. So hmmm now I'm not sure which iphone I should get.
Derek D
Derek D - 9 hours ago
God bless you for putting time stamps in your videos. I wish more creators would do this but you could have been just a teeny weeny bit more descriptive in the mistake # titles. :)
Valentino Fernandes
Valentino Fernandes - 10 hours ago
As per recent test anker output is less than regular Apple charger. Anker output is around 10W where as Apple 20W is upto 15W. Even MagSafe gives 10W
Josh. - 10 hours ago
I have an iPhone 7 at the moment and want to upgrade. I am trying to decide between the 12 and 12 Pro. I need 128GB because I take a lot of photos and videos and there is only a £150 difference then. So would the Pro be worth it? Because if I can spend £1000 now, then it would be worth waiting for the 13 Pro with Pro Motion. But I also don't want to spend £1000 on a phone. Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah
Jona_Sdk - 10 hours ago
thinner is not better
Fares Eladawi
Fares Eladawi - 10 hours ago
Iphone 12 mini or iphone 11. A student who is going to use the mobile for 5 years or sth. 2 years for college
unspeakable 2.0
unspeakable 2.0 - 11 hours ago
can you send me a iphone 12 pro for my birthday pls
Adrian oUo
Adrian oUo - 12 hours ago
Imma buy the mini in Christmas!

I’m not spoiled It just that all my relatives have a phone(even my younger sibling and my three cousins)have an iPhone and I never had one and this Christmas it’s gonna be the best.
Nicoli Saulo
Nicoli Saulo - 13 hours ago
I disagree with #6, the iphone 11 pro for me has better value than the regular 12 for $800.00 - specially if youre planning on upgrading anyways in 1 or 2 yrs
Ryan Weathers
Ryan Weathers - 13 hours ago
#11 - If you are upgrading, you don't have to pay the $40 upgrade fee for the SIM less.
TF.Lyrics - 14 hours ago
How much did the apple pay you?
Jessica Lynn
Jessica Lynn - 15 hours ago
I can not decide between the iPhone 12 pro max or the Samsung, I have been android forever, but I am also a photographer and would like video and want best quality. I take sports videos as well for my son. What do you recommend?
Eliran Miranda
Eliran Miranda - 16 hours ago
Best iPhone 12 video on YouTube.
Joakim - 17 hours ago
Mistake 1: Watching this video
Zahir uddin Ahmed
Zahir uddin Ahmed - 19 hours ago
Thanks for your opinion 👍
Christy Tati
Christy Tati - 19 hours ago
Thank you for this review. You are the best👍👍👍
kaidi wu
kaidi wu - 22 hours ago
apple pay thus dude to do videos like this
kaidi wu
kaidi wu - 22 hours ago
I heard that iphone 13 will be a glass
Ethan Alcantar
Ethan Alcantar - 23 hours ago
Look i have apple stock and i dont need these videos fukn on apple🤦‍♂️
Kimberly Jimenez
Kimberly Jimenez - 23 hours ago
I have an 11 Pro Max and this phone nor any iPhone I've had prior have had any issues with RAM and Facebook or any other app randomly closing....it's only Apple's ios updates which cause me any issues now and then between fixes
Elio Garcia
Elio Garcia - 23 hours ago
The mini is the one to get. The other models or way overpriced and nobody gives a hoot about 5G or tweaked cameras or Lidar scanner.
Gary Bridger
Gary Bridger - Day ago
Never a duel sim
Bob Mah
Bob Mah - Day ago
Switching from android(Oneplus) to Iphone. Should I get the 12 pro max new or try to find an 11 pro max used?
Winsome Lawson
Winsome Lawson - Day ago
I love it
Seaside Carlsbad
Seaside Carlsbad - Day ago
I’m convinced, just found a brand new 8Plus on EBay.
Inspired by Challenge
Hey Lew, iPhone 12 pro or Samsung z fold 2, what's your preference?
George Lista
George Lista - Day ago
Am I the only weirdo that is comparing pros and cons on the mini vs Pro Max?
(if you produce a video on this, better credit me mofo!)
George Lista
George Lista - Day ago
Soooo... I’m just gonna leave this here


12 S Pro Max with 120Hz 😬
Kermit - Day ago
Apple is still calling 15w “fast charging”....... while 150w charging exists.
Jodi Escarcega
Jodi Escarcega - Day ago
Very good explanations
BIG dracooo
BIG dracooo - Day ago
i want a 12 but i cant decide between blue , mint and white
Calum Lawless
Calum Lawless - Day ago
iPhone 13 screen and power button sold separately because everybody has screens and power buttons
Dale Foti
Dale Foti - Day ago
Thank you so much....this was very informative and helpful!
peaceful life
peaceful life - Day ago
Iphone already have iPhone 15 in the bag with holographic keyboard. They drip feed out their tech in order to bleed us dry. Thanks apple 🍎
studivan - Day ago
The biggest mistake for IPhone 11 Pro Max users is to buy any of them, it’s the same phone with a slightly better camera and processor that you won’t even notice without a bench mark, colors well it’s going to be what ever color case you put on it, MagSafe, still nothing new, Pitaka had it two years ago, IPhone 11 Pro Max MagEZ case, MagEZ charging stand, instant MagSafe and it actually fast charges.
Flare - Day ago
So did you hear about that guy who broke the camera glass by just putting it on the desk? Thats something that scares me. Im an android user and i will upgrade to the Pro Max
Arjen Bakker
Arjen Bakker - Day ago
The amount of commercials is to high!..
CrisTheHuman - Day ago
3:35 I’ve had the iPhone X 64gb model since it came out and am barely at 33gb used 🤨
Maribel Pinzón
Maribel Pinzón - 2 days ago
You should do this in Spanish to, because is very important what you say.
LiccleMissButterfly - 2 days ago
I like the iphone 12 max but my hands are small . I have the iPhone XS now and love the size . Think I am going to get the iphone 12 pro !!
William Felix
William Felix - 2 days ago
My oneplus 7 pro is keeping me from upgrading to apple 8gb ram 256gb 90hz no notch. Fast charger . Amoled display . And it's a year old . Only jelly of the camera
Luke Fowler
Luke Fowler - 2 days ago
I know what I’m asking for Christmas
Omar Jhungoor
Omar Jhungoor - 2 days ago
Go for Samsung forget apple.
Spiros Ropas
Spiros Ropas - 2 days ago
um no. You should consider the iphone 11 pro models. I would not consider the standard iphone 11, but the 11 pros have the same screen (close enough) and basically the same cameras. Not every one is a tech junky. The iphone 11 models BLOW OUT the iphone 12 mmodels in battery life by AT LEAST 2 hours. If you want a cheaper, same screen, very similar cameras, and incredible battery life, get the iphone 11 pro models unless apple makes an update to the iphone 12 models to improve the battery life because it is terrible.
AlphaZulu - 2 days ago
"So definitely buy the 12 Pro Max if you want the absolute best camera quality". This is terrible advice without even testing the camera or the phone.
Kati B
Kati B - 2 days ago
Me watching this video at my iPhone 6
Cmdr Ratzass
Cmdr Ratzass - 2 days ago
Which iPhone 12 to buy? Easy!
Want a small phone? Get the 12 Mini.
Want the big screen and/or cool tech features? Get the 12 Pro Max.
The regular 12 and the 12 Pro are just a weird middle ground that makes no sense to me.
Salty San
Salty San - 2 days ago
ONMYDEDPEN - 2 days ago
I heard the iphone 13 will not come with a phone, i cant wait
叶JG - 2 days ago
12 Pro Max for sure
Berhan Unal
Berhan Unal - 2 days ago
Lol i have 8gb ram on my samsung s20
I also can take 8k videos and have 64mp on my camera
Mihail G
Mihail G - 2 days ago
You need to buy a new phone and keep in the package 📦 in till new one comes out then test and don’t do any update on the other phone because the iPhone it’s a Scammers last you three updates they long down the iPhone show the new one that’s for sure when in real life in the same way :((
Before they use to show the batteries better until they got sued they were slowing down the barriers on the phone your head now they Lauren different just putting a virus is slowing down the phone apps everything Else phone it’s a bigger scam, ripping off people :((
The same way care is doing what the Internet and service they’re all working together they slowing down the 4G 3G show the 5G is more powerful one in the reality is the same junkies
Dawn Remington
Dawn Remington - 2 days ago
I have a IPHONE11PROMAX. Should I wait until THE IPHONE13 comes out?
Mi Kel
Mi Kel - 2 days ago
High quality case from Apple hahahhaha
Orhan Can Ceylan
Orhan Can Ceylan - 2 days ago
Mistake #6 clearly showed that this video is definitely biased towards buying the new iPhones. (How come you haven't mentioned the battery difference at that point?)
Max Tech
Max Tech - 2 days ago
This video is quite literally all about buying the new iPhones
hharda9791 - 2 days ago
Thanks for the review. I will get the pro max. Great music at the end.
cristina fay
cristina fay - 2 days ago
george jones
XgamerdaveX - 2 days ago
Does anyone know the width of the iPhone 12 screen? Not the phone. Just the screen.
Initial TJ
Initial TJ - 2 days ago
Im simply buying the pro because of the looks, that dark blue one.
Diana Zeng
Diana Zeng - 2 days ago
Is there going to be an iPhone 12 pro mini?
Kanon Dou
Kanon Dou - 2 days ago
Are you dumb?!?!?! You do not need MagSafe. Third party is just fine
SanteeNL - 2 days ago
Stupid amounts of add, disliked...
AlishaB - 2 days ago
I been struggling trying to decide which phone to buy. But this video definitely helped my decision. (I can’t wait to order the 12 🤗)
Mimi Khawlhring
Mimi Khawlhring - 3 days ago
when u mention the IP ratings, if the ratings is IP 68, dont say sixty eight, it's six eight.,. just sayin
Yanie Ishak
Yanie Ishak - 3 days ago
This is not related to the video, tho I'm here to see which should I buy.
Have anyone told you before that you look like Vanilla Ice?
Cluster Lizzy84
Cluster Lizzy84 - 3 days ago
My husband got the iphone 11 Pro Max last year and let me add something about the wall charger it comes with. It no longer charges my husband's phone after a year of using it.
Bunker Bill
Bunker Bill - 3 days ago
Why don’t you know how many gigs of RAM the iPhone 12 come with? Is it 6 or 4?
Ally B.
Ally B. - 3 days ago
“Don’t think you need the iPhone 12 pro for 5g”
meanwhile I’m over here excitedly waiting for my iPhone 12 Pro to be delivered without even having 4g 😂
Dabbie Gratuito
Dabbie Gratuito - 3 days ago
Poochy Boy
Poochy Boy - 3 days ago
I got the iPhone 8. I’ve replaced the battery already but it was a bad one. It doesn’t seem to get a signal, like it works then stops or it has full bars but it won’t load anything. What should I do?
David Rodriguez
David Rodriguez - 3 days ago
This was such a useful video to chose my new iPhone this year. I was so convinced that the iPhone 12 pro was gonna be way better than the 12 but it’s really not. The colors might look better and for me the better looking camera style were the only reasons why I preferred the iPhone 12 pro but they are pretty dumb reasons to waste $200+ just for that and sum other changes.
erman marz
erman marz - 3 days ago
still waitin iphone without battery 😊
Humphrey Channel
Humphrey Channel - 3 days ago
Do you talk like this in real life? It feels so unnatural. Please just speak naturally!
Unbox The Dog
Unbox The Dog - 3 days ago
iPhone 20: don’t make these 100 mistakes
Unbox The Dog
Unbox The Dog - 3 days ago
iPhone 13. Don’t make this 13 mistakes
Seth Totten
Seth Totten - 3 days ago
I’m getting pro with 254 storage.
Maggie Casey
Maggie Casey - 3 days ago
Hey I’m 14 don’t have a lot of money but I got some, currently rocking the 5 SE wondering if it’s worth it to upgrade. Thanks!
Charlie Dub Dela Cruz
Charlie Dub Dela Cruz - 3 days ago
apple released a new version of phone , but im still using iPhone5s :< ,btw watching from Philippines
The Busy B's
The Busy B's - 3 days ago
Thank you. Great tips! Best comparison video to me .
julio olivas
julio olivas - 3 days ago
I just bought the 12 and I’m happy af
J D - 2 days ago
Is just pre order 12 pro yesterday and it say it will arrive 17-24 of November. I hope it's gets here fast. I was thinking on the max but I don't need need a big phone.
Ashwin Jeyasankar
Ashwin Jeyasankar - 3 days ago
Should i buy the pro max or the pro? Beacuse if its only the camera that is different then i will go pro, but i dont know what else the pro max have
WR - 3 days ago
The 11 pro gives you 7 hours more battery life over the 12. This is why I won't upgrade.
Tegan Bickmore
Tegan Bickmore - 3 days ago
Should i buy the iPhone 12 or 11 ??? What do u all think
Tegan Bickmore
Tegan Bickmore - 3 days ago
@MrPlasma ok thank you so much
MrPlasma - 3 days ago
if you have the cash then go for the 12
NotAPro Yt
NotAPro Yt - 3 days ago
lmao bitches gonna flex the base model 12😂
George Fernandes
George Fernandes - 3 days ago
99.9% People here don't even have a Iphone
Victor Zhao
Victor Zhao - 4 days ago
You cant make mistake if you dont buy it in the first place
shawnmike22 - 4 days ago
I'm a long time Android user I have the note 10 and just switched to iPhone and pre ordered the 12pro now i dont know if that was a good choice
Mr Earthshome
Mr Earthshome - 4 days ago
I hear this news 12 iPhone in the drop test shatters the outside coating really bad?
David Kim
David Kim - 4 days ago
Basically, buy all four phones and use them best made for their purposes.
DK Phan
DK Phan - 4 days ago
Idek why I’m watching. I plan to use my Xs for 3-4 more years before upgrading 😂😂
S B - 4 days ago
We don't know how the battery life will compare on the mini vs the 12 right now, so including that as a mistake is pretty dumb.
If phone does a good job only using 5g when it's necessary, the main power draw should be the display, so the smaller display could balance out a lot of the impact of the smaller battery.
MrPlasma - 3 days ago
apple says that the regular 12 has 15% better battery life
Ari Pauls
Ari Pauls - 4 days ago
Question: if I buy an iPhone 12 from the Apple store website that is unlocked, do you you think it matters if I buy an iPhone that is sim free with the Verizon link without the sim card (in order to get the 30 dollars off) or if I buy an iPhone that is sim card free without the Verizon link and paying an extra 30 dollars for the phone? Becuase I was considering putting my Verizon sim card from my iPhone x into my iPhone 12 (if I do upgrade) so I can attempt to avoid the whole paying extra for 5g even though it isn't in my area.