After many rumours and leaks, Apple iPhone SE finally launched. At the event on Monday, comapny launched the 4-inch iPhone at the price tag of $399 for 16GB storage and $499 for 64GB variant. The phone will go on sale from March 31 to 100 different countries while the pre-order starts from 24 March.
As the pricing is the best part of the Apple iPhone SE, the other specification also makes impact. Making the rumours true the smartphone features hybrid specifications of iPhone 5s and iPhone 6s.
Below is the all the details you have to know about the device.
Apple iPhone SE
The design is pretty much traditional and as the reputation of comapny. iPhone SE is crafted from bead-blasted aluminum for a satin-like finish. Smartphone weigh just 113 grams.
The iPhone SE features 4-inch display of resolution 1136×640 with 326 ppi pixel density. The display also features Retina Flash, which makes screen three times brighter while you taking a selfie. The fingerprint sensor on the home button comes with Fingerprint‑resistant oleophobic coating.
The 64-bit A9 processor chip is same as the iPhone 6s. A9 chip comes with a 1.8 GHz dual-core Twister processor, PowerVR GT7600 six-core graphics and M9 motion coprocessor. As company claimed the processor is 2 times faster and 3 times faster GPU than the iPhone 5s. The device runs on iOS 9.
iPhone SE sports 12‑megapixel iSight rear camera with 1.22µ pixels. The camera comes with ƒ/2.2 aperture and True tone flash . It also features Autofocus with Focus Pixels and Live photos technology. The selfie FaceTime HD camera features 1.2MP with Retina Flash and ƒ/2.4 aperture. The rear camera is capable of recording 4k videos at 30 fps.
Battery and connectivity
iPhone SE comes with Built‑in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery which can give upto 10 days of standby time and 14 hours of 3G talk time. Connectivity support for up to 19 LTE bands and 150Mbps speed along with VoLTE support. Wi-Fi is also faster with 802.11ac support with 433Mbps speed and Wi-Fi calling support. With the built-in NFS support the new iPhone also comes with Apple Pay.
Price and Availability
As stated in beginning the price of the iPhone SE starts from $399. For Indian version you have to pay Rs. 39,000. And it will be available in becoming of next month. The smartphone will be available in four color options: Silver, Grey, Gold and Rose Gold.
The smartphone will be targeted to the users who prefer 4-inch device with iOS for the budget price tag. Company already claimed to have sold 30 million 4-inch device in 2015.