Apple managed to shock us throughout its reside stream occasion earlier this week by saying a brand new iPhone. Nicely, a brand new coloration for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini: purple. Apple despatched one to us together with some pattern AirTags and so now we have duly taken some photographs of this, a purple iPhone 12.
It’s a lightish shade of purple. One is perhaps tempted to name it lavender, however to me it’s a bit extra like a lilac or possibly a wisteria. It lacks the redness you’d anticipate in a mauve or the blue tones you’d see in a violet. There are a lot of , however this one is what Apple went with and I prefer it. It’s unmistakable even at a distance, whereas the gentle inexperienced iPhone 12 fashions could possibly be mistaken for off-white in sure gentle. I’m additionally glad it doesn’t have a elaborate title. It’s simply “purple.”
The purple iPhone 12 is in all different methods the similar as the different colours of the iPhone 12: it is . It’s just a bit extra royal.
Here are some extra photographs of the purple iPhone 12.
Alongside the purple iPhone, Apple additionally launched its AirTags location trackers. Here’s a primary have a look at these: