The Apple’s upcoming iPhone SE is coming soon as Apple on Thursday started sending invites to media reporters prior the launch of iPhone SE on March 21. The company is supposed to launch 4 inch iPhone including new 9.7 inch iPad pro and new Apple Watch Variants, and accessories on the March event.
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Apple will host launch event on March 21, besides this, Apple has a court hearing next day where it has to defend itself for refusing the governments order to unlock the San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone which was reportedly demanded by government’s agency FBI.
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Rumors are making rounds on Internet about the upcoming 4 inch iPhone. The new leak states that iPhone SE will look like the iPhone 5S, which was launched in the year 2013. Earlier, rumors stated that the upcoming iPhone could be named as iPhone 5SE but later reports stated it will be named as iPhone SE or iPhone Special Edition.
Apple unveiled iPhone 5S on September 10, 2013 at Apple’s Cupertino headquarters. iPhone 5S is among top selling smartphones from Apple and was the first Apple’s Phone to feature fingerprint sensor which it calls “Touch ID”. Reports are saying that Apple will unveil iPhone SE on March 21.
The upcoming iPhone is believed to come with some features present in the iPhone’s flagship phone 6S and iPhone 6. However, when it comes to design, iPhone SE will be quite similar to iPhone 5S but will some modifications like the position of power button will be shifted to side like iPhone 6 has power button on its side. Also, iPhones had power button at top of the device and after that Apple relocated the power button to side of the device since the launch of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
Now it is clear about the design of iPhone SE, it will look like iPhone 5S. Earlier iPhone SE was rumored to look like iPhone 6 with 4 inch display in terms of design. Also iPhone SE could have curved design which the Apple’s flagship phones, 6S and 6S Plus are sporting.
iPhone SE will feature 4 inch display and will be powered by A9 SoC and M9 co-processor. It will also support live Photos as seen in iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. It will have Bluetooth 4.2 and will support 802.11ac Wi-Fi,and VoLTE which is already present in iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. However, reports are stating that iPhone SE will not come with 3D Touch Feature, which the current flagship phone’s of Apple are featuring.
Security analyst, Ming Chi Kuo said that iPhone SE will have a price tag of $400 – $500 which is lesser than iPhone 6 or 6S. Also, iPhone 5S is expected to get a 50% price cut after the launch of iPhone SE as per reports.
So, the name and the actual specifications of the upcoming smartphone will be clarified only after the launch on March 21. If you have more to add about the upcoming iPhone, you are welcomed to add it in comment section.