Apple s iPhone SE is set to go on sale in India on April 8. Apple has already announced India pricing for the 16GB variant of the iPhone SE, which is Rs 39,000. Apple will also launch the 64GB variant in India, and while it didn’t announce its pricing initially, the listing on official Apple website now reveals that it will set you back by Rs 49,000. Also Read - iPhone 12 probably not shipping with Apple EarPods, hints iOS 14 codesAlso Read - iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 heading to the stores soon, launch event still rumored on October 13
The iPhone 6s 64GB variant is currently available online for around Rs 60,000 while the 16GB model is available for Rs 42,000 approximately. But it is worth pointing out that the iPhone 6s had launched in India for Rs 62,000 and 72,000 for 16GB and 64GB models respectively in December last year. It is highly likely that the iPhone SE prices may go down in a few weeks. Also Read - Apple iPhone 12 Mini could cost $700, lack 5G connectivity; Here’s everything we know about the compact smartphone
The iPhone SE is the latest compact smartphone from Apple featuring a 4-inch Retina Display. The smartphone has created a lot of buzz with its compact form factor, which is expected to woo the users who preferred smaller iPhone. While the smartphone has iPhone 5s-like body, it has the latest specifications on par with the iPhone 6s.
The iPhone SE has a 4-inch Retina Display. It runs the latest iOS 9.3 and is powered by an A9 processor paired with M9 co-processor. For photography, the smartphone has a 12-megapixel iSight camera on the rear with True Tone Flash, 4K video and Live Photos support. It also has a 1.2-megapixel FaceTime camera. Connectivity options include 4G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and NFC for Apple Pay support. The iPhone SE is available in four color options – silver, gold, Space Grey and Rose Gold.
According to a teardown by iFixit, the iPhone SE has 2GB of RAM and a larger 1,560mAh battery as compared to the iPhone 5s. The teardown further reveals 12-megapixel iSight camera on the iPhone SE has similar module to the iPhone 6s but is slightly changed. The iPhone SE scored 6 out of 10 on iFixit s repairability scale.