New iPhone 12 design news just in (and it's disappointing)

We've heard tons of exciting rumours about the upcoming iPhone 12, from huge camera upgrades to the addition of a brand new pocketable size. But we've just had our first glimpse of another aspect of Apple's new smartphone – and it's not such good news.

Three new Apple batteries, spotted by MySmartPrice, have appeared on various battery certification databases, and they appear to be smaller than those inside the current iPhone 11 range. The iPhone 11 Pro is one of our best camera phones, but a poor battery life could hinder the 12's chances of joining the list.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.