Apple Inc iPhone SE Sneak Peek
The unofficial launch date of the highly anticipated 4 inch smartphone is somewhere late this March.
The latest trend in the smartphone architect is the bigger and larger screen with wider bodies. However, the Californian tech giant Apple Inc. has taken a parallel route and is expected to launch the iPhone SE –a 4-inch screen smartphone. The tech titan, however, has not officially given any statement regarding the rumored product line up. However, sources privy to the matter has expressed that the proposed smartphone will be launched later this March. The following features highlight what should be expected from the latest product of the tech giant.
The tech giant is expected to be installing A9 chip in its latest design. It is the same processor on which iPhone 6S/6S Plus are being run on. The only difference is that this new phone will only support memory of 1GB which is precisely the half of what is found in the 6S. iPhone SE may come with M9 co-processor which, while using substantially less power than A9, tracks motion data. Through the chip, device’s Siri support will always be on. Moreover, according to French blog; Nowwhereelse.fr, the new device will not have 3D Touch display supported on it like the one its predecessors have.
The phone’s camera features are fairly remarkable. It has a 12 megapixel image sensor –a substantial step up from iPhone 5S’s 8MP sensor. It is also said about the phone that it will come with Live Photos support; this new feature will save a concise video clip right before and after a photo is taken.
Through a built-in near-field communication (NFC) wireless sensor, the iPhone SE is capable of backing the mobile payment system; Apple Pay. This service enables the consumers of the Apple’s handsets to sync their credit cards to the device and subsequently make in-store purchases wirelessly.
The exact consensus on the design of the anticipated phone has not been disclosed but some analysts have pointed out that the design is more likely to be similar to the iPhone 5S except for some power switch relocation while others anticipate that the phone will be a dwarfed version of iPhone 6.
The new iPhone will come along in numerous color options including; gold, rose gold, silver, and space gray. However, the storage options available in the device will be mere 16 and 64GB.
The unanimously expected name given to the latest iPhone is iPhone SE where se connotes “special edition.” Earlier it was dubbed as iPhone 5se. Moreover, initially, it was projected that the latest smartphone will be distributed under the name of iPhone 6C –considering it to be the upgraded version of plastic iPhone 5C.
Rumor has it that the highly-anticipated iPhone SE will be unveiled by Apple Inc. on the week of Mar.21, during a media event. Apart from the launch of the newly designed 4-inch smartphone the company has also been planning the unveiling of upgraded iPad Air and Apple Watch’s new bands.
As at the market which closed on Friday, Apple Inc. stock stood at $103.01.