Tag Archives: iPhone 12

Episode 117, mophie introduces the new Juice Pack Connect universal battery system; and seven digit phone dialing coming to an end



In this episode, mophie, the tech accessory retailer, revamps its flagship juice pack and introduces the Juice Pack Connect universal battery system.  After using one for a couple weeks now, I will be giving a hands-on review. You can view a You Tube video for the Juice Pack Connect at this link. The Mac Minutes Podcast webpage is located here. (Graphic courtesy of mophie Inc.)

The Juice Pack Connect contains a 5,000mAh battery and allows users to experience a new way to charge.

Episode 111, Apple’s iPhone 12 MagSafe charging explained and optimizing power transfer



The iPhone 12‌ models have a ring of magnets built into the back around the wireless charging coil that adhere to MagSafe based accessories like cases and chargers, and this week’s episode will explain Apple’s MagSafe charging system and ensuring you are getting the maximum 15 watt power transfer. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

The MagSafe Charger makes wireless charging a snap. The perfectly aligned magnets attach to your iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro and provide faster wireless charging up to 15W.

The MagSafe Duo Charger conveniently charges your compatible iPhone, Apple Watch, Wireless Charging Case for AirPods, and other Qi-certified devices. Just place your devices on the charger and a steady, efficient charge begins on contact. The charger folds together neatly so you can easily take it with you wherever you go.

Episode 110, Tethering and hotspots for your Apple devices; iPhone 12 Apple Leather MagSafe Wallet and Sleeve



This week’s episode will look at public WIFi, such that you might find in a coffee shop,  mobile Wi-Fi, such as tethering or using a hotspot, and will finish the podcast reviewing a couple of the newest leather accessories Apple has created for the iPhone 12 line, the MagSafe leather wallet and sleeve. Additional podcast information is at www.macminutespodcast.com (Images courtesy of Apple Inc.)

 

The iPhone Leather Wallet with MagSafe is the a way to keep your ID and credit cards close at hand. Crafted from specially tanned and finished European leather, the wallet features strong built-in magnets that allow it to effortlessly snap into place on the back of your iPhone.
The iPhone 12 leather MagSafe sleeve fits snugly around the curves of your iPhone and protects it from scratches and drops, without adding bulk. Inside, there’s a pocket for your credit card or ID, and it comes with a matching strap so that you can keep it close at hand, wherever you go.

Episode 105, Hands-on review with the Magsafe Duo Charger and special event announced



In this episode we will look at a great look at a great stocking stuffer for the Apple enthusiast.  Today, we will  look at a MagSafe Duo Charger. Apple has announced several new leather iPhone 12 accessories, including a MagSafe Wallet and iPhone Sleeve, which we will review as soon as they arrive. Today, let’s take a hand-on review of the MagSafe Charger! Also, Mac Minutes Podcast Facebook Group members have been invited by the Alaskan Apple Users Group to an evening, Wed. Dec.9 with world-renown Apple tutorial expert Dan Wassink. Listen to the podcast to get all the details. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

The MagSafe Duo Charger conveniently charges your compatible iPhone, Apple Watch, Wireless Charging Case for AirPods, and other Qi-certified devices. Just place your devices on the charger and a steady, efficient charge begins on contact. 
The charger folds together neatly so you can easily take it with you wherever you go.

Apple tutorial expert Dan Wassink. Listen to the podcast on all the details. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)


Episode 97, Apple announces new series of four iPhone 12 models



Apple unveiled a new series of iPhone 12 models on Tuesday, Oct 13 during a virtual presentation, including the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max.  We will go in-depth about all the iPhone 12 models and the numerous developments, availability and prices. (Graphics courtesy of Apple Inc.)

iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini introduce a beautiful new design packed with innovative features, including A14 Bionic, an advanced dual-camera system, and a Super Retina XDR display with the Ceramic Shield front cover.
iPhone Pro model features the powerful A14 Bionic, all-new design with Ceramic Shield, pro camera system, LiDAR Scanner, and the biggest Super Retina XDR display ever on an iPhone.

Episode 96, Apple announces iPhone 12 event on Tuesday, Oct. 13



In this episode, we will give you information about Apple’s announcement today of a virtual event scheduled for next week debuting iPhone 12 and potentially other new hardware. (Graphic courtesy of Apple Inc.)

Apple is expected to launch the iPhone 12 along with other new hardware.

 


Episode 91, Advice for buying a used or refurbished iPhone



In this episode, we will give you information about buying a used or refurbished iPhone. In the next couple months, we anticipate hearing Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 12 which will bring a deluge of used devices to the market. We will cover some advice for those who think they may anticipate buying a used or refurbished device. (Graphic courtesy of Apple Inc.)