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Apple unveils iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max – more pro than ever before (apple.com)
19 points by supermatt 7 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 11 comments





It is crazy to me that my iPhone 8 "Normal" is with a 4.7" display is smaller than the iPhone 13 Mini with a 5.4" display. I don't understand these devices to get larger every year (unless it is to smuggle away the need for a larger battery). I must be getting old even though I'm just 30 year old....

The normal 8's display is smaller, but the 13 mini is still smaller overall (5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 vs 5.18 x 2.53 x 0.30)

While this is true, I myself love 4' displays more than anything. The best I could find a couple of years ago was SE (first generation). Now I can't find anything. Something is wrong with either me or this display things.

Same here. The original SE was perfect. I always call it the Nokia 3310 of iPhones. Timeless perfection and a pinnacle of form factor.

- flat sides, which means you can put the phone on the sides to watch videos, take steady photos, videos

- on off button at the top, volume on the side. Which means no accidental offing when taking photos with the volume button

- perfect screen size that allows an average adult hand to reach any area of the screen with a thumb


Oh man, I always mention your third point to people around me, and they're like ":| just use your both hands"!

I cannot believe that 4 years latter they still have the notch.

Such a good device, Big Bro included, right? It's so sad that I sold my XS Max and migrated to degoogled android after the assault on privacy ;)

I am happy about this. It was a wake up call for many.:)

I wonder if sales will be as successful as usual for this new device. I feel that we’re starting to really hit peak phone, where the only things to improve over time are minor components the average consumer doesn’t really care too much about.

I wonder if we’ll ever see a MacBook-like refresh cycle for iPhone’s. Still the year-on-yeah without the number, but a 3-5 year full refresh cycle.


You can leave out the second part of the title, it doesn't provide anything useful.

It's taken directly from the source press release title, following HN guidelines



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