Apple with an affordable iPhone, might be something new but it is totally real. Apple announced about a new iPhone in April 15, 2020. The all new Apple iPhone is named iPhone SE 2020. We had the Apple iPhone SE back in 2016 which did cover the market very well. This time in 2020, Apple wanted to launch an affordable iPhone, and now they have announced to launch the new Apple iPhone SE 2020also known as Apple iPhone SE 2 or even Apple iPhone SE (2nd Generation).
Apple has launch the new iPhone on April 24th, 2020 which did got affected cause of the epidemic COVID-19. The new iPhone will be having the fastest chip with best single camera smartphone in the segment. The new iPhone is here to maintain the budget in 2020 with Apple smartphones and also for to complete the gap of iPhone 8 and iPhone 10 series. This new iPhone borrows similar kind of look from the iPhone 8 with same fingerprint sensor home button. Basically, Apple iPhone SE 2 will be an affordable iPhone in the iPhone series.
The Apple iPhone SE 2 comes with a 4.7” display with standard screen like iPhone 8. The display type used is Retina HD with true tone having resolution of 750 x 1334 pixels with 326 PPI density. The screen is rectangular like older siblings of Apple below iPhone 8 which means standard screen having screen-to-body ration of 65.4%. The fingerprint sensor is in front on the home button and will be competitively faster than older fingerprint sensor on iPhone.
The smartphone has a finest design with a glass back like iPhone 8 framed by aerospace-grade aluminum. There is total 2cameras, one in front and another in rear same. The 2nd generation Apple iPhone SE has a new camera experience with A13 Bionic feature with 12 MP wide sensor having aperture of f/1.8. The A13 Bionic feature exposes more benefits of the camera in photography, portrait mode and also includes depth controlling. Similar with the front camera as well.
For the performance, the chip used in the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, A13 Bionic is used with this iPhone set also. A13 Bionic was introduced in iPhone 11 series and it is the fastest chip ever in a smartphone. Additionally, iOS 13 and A13 Bionic combination will offer much better performance. Also, this device is designed with 3 GB RAM with 3 variant comes with 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB of storage.
This device has the 1,821 mAh non-removable battery which supports 18W Fast Charging, to charge 1% to 50% in 30 minutes. Some other features are Wi-FI 6, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, Siri, Touch ID and stereo speakers.
The Apple iPhone SE 2020 starts from US $399 which is around €367 for base variant 64 GB, for 128 GB variant it is US $449 which is around €413 and US $549 which is around €505 for 256 GB variant. The new 2nd Generation SE comes in 3 color variants: Black, White and PRODUCT (RED). Customers can get this new iPhone for $16.62 a month for 64 GB, $18.70 per month for 128 GB and $22.87/month for 256 GB.
In terms of availability of Apple iPhone SE 2 in Nepal, the phone has officially launched and is available on OlizStore. The device has a price tag of Rs. 70,000 for 64 GB variant, Rs. 79,500 and Rs. 96,000 for 128 GB and 256 GB respectively.
Apple iPhone SE 2020 Key Specs
138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm, 148 g, Glass front, Glass back, Aluminum Frame
Dual SIM, Splash/Water/Dust Resistant
4.7” Retina HD IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, ~326 ppi
750 x 1334 px resolution, 16:9 aspect ratio, True Tone