The Apple iPhone SE 2 or iPhone 9 has been getting buzz over the past few days. The cheap iPhone was earlier expected to be launched on March 31, then changed the date to April 3 and now it is discussed that it will be launched on April 15. The design and specifications of the iPhone SE 2 have also been leaked quite frequently.
At the moment, the name of this upcoming iPhone has not been confirmed, as some reports call it the iPhone SE 2 and some in the iPhone 9. However, it is confirmed that this will be the second cheaper iPhone from Apple. It will be launched as an upgrade to the iPhone SE launched in 2016.
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Per an internal meeting yesterday, Apple is now preparing for an April release.
– Announcement on April 15
– Shipments on April 22
Keep in mind: we’re in the middle of a pandemic, and things could change.
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— Jon Prosser (@jon_prosser) March 31, 2020
The price of this upcoming iPhone will be the biggest highlight, as it will be priced lower than the regular iPhone. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, iPhone SE 2 will be priced at $399 (approximately Rs 30,400). The iPhone SE was also launched in 2016 at the same price.
When it comes to design, it will be designed like the iPhone 8, according to the leaks that have come. It will also include a Touch ID. The A13 Bionic processor can be given when it comes to possible specifications. The front of the iPhone SE 2 may have a 4.7-inch display.
Stacy is the Hardware Editor at Get Ignite. She worked for a number of leading tech publications, including Engadget, PCMag, Laptop, and Tech Times, where she served as the Managing Editor. Her writing has appeared in Spin, Wired, Playboy, Entertainment Weekly, The Onion, Boing Boing, Publishers Weekly, The Daily Beast and various other publications. She hosts the weekly Boing Boing interview podcast RiYL, has appeared as a regular NPR contributor and shares her Queens apartment with a rabbit named Lucy.