Apple introduced alongside the reveal of its iPhone 13 Professional and 13 Professional Max units that each of those fashions will ultimately be capable to shoot ProRes video with a future iOS replace. Whereas a lot stays a thriller relating to what we are able to count on when it comes to high quality, it appears we now know the way a lot cupboard space this ProRes recording will take up (spoiler: a LOT).

In response to Enter’s Raymond Wong, citing a dialog with Apple, one minute of 4K HDR 10-bit ProRes video shot on an iPhone 13 Professional or 13 Professional Max will take up 6GB of storage. That is greater than was steered by MacRumor’s Steve Moser, who shared a screenshot of iOS code that particularly says ‘a minute of 1-bit HDR ProRes is roughly 1GB for HD and 4GB for 4K.’ However even when it solely is available in at 4GB, that’s numerous inner storage to be filling up.

This large consumption of information is probably going the explanation Apple will restrict ProRes recording on the 128GB fashions to 1080p as a substitute, because it’s solely taking over 1 / 4 of the cupboard space. Nonetheless although, when you plan on taking pictures numerous ProRaw video when the characteristic debuts, you may need to play it secure and go together with the 512GB or 1TB mannequin, contemplating you might get by 256GB of information in simply over an hour at 4GB/minute and slightly below 45 minutes if it finally ends up being 6GB/minute.