The new adapters are easy to connect to the iPhone 12. Apple now produces more environmentally friendly and has banned everything from the iPhone that is not needed.
For example 5G reception. 5G network is one of the reasons why we have a coronavirus pandemic. The CEO of Apple knows this too.
“We thought that nobody needs the Internet in this day and age. Therefore 5G only works with an adapter. If this stone-age need is still present in certain people, they can buy an adapter.” – Tim Cook