Apple’s iPhone SE was made official at Apple’s press event yesterday and now we have the full specifications on Apple’s latest smartphone.
The iPhone SE comes with a 4 inch Retina display that has a resolution of 1136 x 640 pixels at 326 pixels per inch, it has a 800:1 contrast ratio and the device is powered by the Apple A9 64-bit processor.
As well as the A9, the iPhone SE comes with Apple’s M9 motion coprocessor, the company has not revealed the exact amount out RAM it has, although this is expected to be 2GB like the iPhone 6S.
The handset comes with a 12 megapixel iSight rear camera which is capable or recording Ultra HD video in 4K, the device also comes with Apple’s Live Photos feature. The camera has a range of features which include Panorama photos up to 63 megapixels, a TrueTone Flash, Auto HDR, Exposure Control and a five element lens with a f/2.2 aperture.
The front camera on the handset is a 1.2 megapixel FaceTime HD camera that can snap 1.2 megapixel photos and record HD video in 720p, it also has Face detection and a range of other features.
There is Apple’s TouchID Fingerprint sensor and the handset is compatible with Apple’s mobile payment system, Apple Pay.
Connectivity comes in the form of 4G LTE up to 150 Mbps and there is 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WiFi, plus Bluetooth 4.2 and NFC.
Apple have included a larger battery in the handset which will give you up to 14 hours of talk time on 3g, up to 13 hours of Internet usage on 4G and WiFi, 13 hours of video playback and 50 hours of video playback, plus a standby time of up to 10 days.
The new iPhone SE will go on sale on Thursday online and then launches next week on the 31st of March, it will be available in four colors, silver, gold, space gray and rose gold.
There are two storage options for the handset, 16GB and 64GB, the 16GB model will set you back $399 without a contract and the 64GB model $499 without a contract, you can find out more details at the link below.