Apple has just revealed the new iPhone SE which is more of a rebrand of the iPhone 8 than of the original SE. You can think of it as an iPhone 8 with the latest chipset, camera and better screen time.
The new iPhone SE is powered by A13 Bionic chip that powers by iPhone 11, comes with 4.7-inch HD Retain screen with Haptic Touch and still retains the Touch ID fingerprint sensor below the display.
It has a glass and aluminum design, features single 12MP camera with 4k video recording and a 7MP front camera with 1080p HD video recording. The camera has “cinematic” video stabilization, and you can record up to 4K at 60fps, with stereo audio.
iPhone SE reportedly comes with a whooping 3gig Ram and 1821 mAH battery according to Chinese resellers.
Highlight Specifications of iPhone SE
Display: 4.7-inch (1334 x 750 pixels) IPS 326 ppi display, 1400:1 contrast ratio, 625 cd/m2 max brightness
Processor: Six-core A13 Bionic 64-bit processor, 8-core Neural Engine
Storage: 64GB, 128GB and 256GB storage options
Operating System: iOS 13
RAM: iPhone SE comes with 3 GB Ram processing speed for a seamless navigation of the mobile phone.
SIM: Dual SIM (nano + eSIM)
Water and dust resistant (IP67)
Cameras: 12MP wide-angle (f/1.8) camera, optical image stabilization, True Tone flash, 4K video recording at 60 fps, Slo‑mo 1080p at 240 fps
7MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording
Sensor: TouchID Fingerprint sensor
Built‑in stereo speaker
Dimensions: 138.4x 67.3×7.3mm; Weight:148g
Network: Gigabit-class 4G LTE up to 1.6Gbps, 802.11ax Wi‑Fi 6 with 2×2 MIMO, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC with reader mode, GPS with GLONASS
Battery: 1821 mAH battery, Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery with Up to 13 hours video playback, Qi wireless charging, 18W fast charging (5w charger in the box)
The 2020 iPhone SE in black, white, and red goes on pre-order this Friday, on April 17, and will start shipping on April 24. In the US, you can get one for $399 with 64GB of storage. If you need 128GB, you’ll have to pay $449, while the 256GB model is $549.
What’s your take on the new iPhone SE?