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Apple Unveils its New Low Cost iPhone SE

With a price as low as $399 Apple has introduced a new phone ‘iPhone SE’ to the market. It is now considered as Apple’s most affordable smartphone option right now.

This 4.7-inch smartphone which bears similarities to the iPhone 8 will be available for pre-order beginning on Friday (17th April 2020) on and the Apple Store app.

Although being low cost it bears many features of the latest iPhones such as the Portrait mode. The camera is also designed to withstand contact with dirt and water, according to Apple.

One significant feature of the new SE is that the home button of the iPhones is back allowing the use of Touch ID to lock and unlock the phone.

It is said to be available in three different colours; black, white and red.

While the 64GB model will be sold for $399, there will be a 128GB model offered for $449 and a 256GB model for $549.

“iPhone SE features the industry-leading performance of A13 Bionic that enables great battery life, takes stunning Portrait mode and Smart HDR photos, shoots amazing videos with stereo audio, is great for games and super fast web surfing, and is built with the same industry-leading security features our customers expect. We can’t wait to get iPhone SE into customers’ hands.” said Phil Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing during its unveiling of the iPhone.

Specifications of the new iPhone SE-

Price: $399/£419
CPU: A13 Bionic
Storage: 64GB, 128GB, 256GB
Display: 4.7 inches (1334 x 750)
Rear camera: 12MP (f/1.8)
Front camera: 7MP (f/2.2)
Video recording: 4K video up to 60 fps
Water resistance: IP67
Battery life: Up to 13 hours video playback
Wireless charging: Yes (Qi)
Fast charging: Yes via optional 18W adapter
Size: 5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 inches
Weight: 5.22 ounces