iPhone SE to launch on 21st March
Apple has started senting invites for an event in next week at company’s Cupertino headquarters in California and it is also going to introduce some more devices along with some updates. The star of the event is the upcoming rumoured 4-inch iPhone, which is currently rumoured to be called the iPhone SE. Apple fans are curiously waiting about to know offer of its first launch event of the year.
Specifications of iPhone SE:
The company has decided to drop ‘5’ from the name. Let’s take a closer look at the rumoured specifications of the upcoming iPhone SE. It means, the iPhone SE will be the second iPhone after the original 1st generation model without a number in its name change in the name is to simplify the iPhone lineup as bringing back an iPhone 5 variant during iPhone 6 life-cycle may confuse customers. The iPhone SE will reportedly replace the iPhone 5s and could sell at a similar price point as well.
The device is said to be similar to the iPhone 6 models:
In terms of design, the device is said to be similar to the iPhone 6 models. It is reportedly said to sport a power button on the side. It was only with the iPhone 6 models, that the company started opting for side power button due to the length of the device. Hence, the upcoming smartphone will be almost the same as the iPhone 6, but only fitted into a 4-inch form factor.
It is expected to offer 16GB and 64GB storage capacities, and a 1642mAh battery. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.2, Live Photos support and more. The device won’t get 3D Touch, which will remain exclusive to the iPhone 6s.
The camera 12MP rear snapper, instead of the previously rumoured 8MP rear camera.
Expected Price between $400 and $500 in the US