The rumors have finally come to life and Apple has announced the iPhone SE 2nd generation carrying a price tag starting Rs. 42,500. This also means that the new iPhone SE is the most affordable iPhone in the current lineup. Being rumored as iPhone SE 2 and then later as iPhone 9, Apple finally unveiled it as iPhone SE 2nd generation.
Apple iPhone SE 2nd generation has the same screen size of iPhone 8 i.e. 4.7-inches. Despite being an affordable iPhone, it has the latest A13 Bionic chip which is same as what it is in iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. iPhone SE comes with iOS 13 out-of-the-box and has the TouchID fingerprint sensor.
Apple iPhone SE Specifications
Apple iPhone SE 2nd generation houses Apple’s latest A13 Bionic chip which is currently there in iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. The new iPhone is the successor to the existing iPhone 8 with the same display and dimensions. It also features a glass and aluminium body which is wireless and fast charging compatible.
The 12MP rear camera is capable of shooting portraits in the same way it happens on iPhone XR and 11. iPhone SE is also dual-SIM compatible- one physical SIM and one eSIM.
|Platform||iOS 13 out-of-the-box|
|Camera||12MP rear camera,|
7MP front camera
|Storage||64GB, 128GB, 256GB|
|Battery||Similar to iPhone 8,|
|Colors||Black, White, (Product) RED|
|Other features||Water and dust resistant, Portrait mode, dual-SIM|
Price and Availability
Apple iPhone SE 2nd generation starts at Rs. 42,500 for the 64GB variant, Rs. 47,800 for the 128GB variant and Rs. 58,300 for the 256GB variant.
iPhone SE will be available for pre-orders starting April 17, 2020 and will be shipped from April 24, 2020 in the US. However, there is no word yet on the availability in the India.
What are your thoughts on the new iPhone SE 2nd generation? Do you think it is worth an upgrade if you are using iPhone 7 or lower? Let us know in the comments below and we’d be happy to discuss.