Apple Announces The New $400 iPhone SE for 2020 Amid Pandemic


Apple has officially announced the new iPhone SE smartphone 2020, amid pandemic. The American company wouldn’t be described as an opportunist, but as one who understands the need to quench an appetite as people will depend on their phones more than ever right now.

The iPhone SE isn’t essentially a high-end phone as such, it is starting at $400 as against iPhone’s past iPhone 11, pro Max which danced to the tune of above $1,000.

The 2020 iPhone SE is another major smartphone release coming in the midst of the pandemic. It’s resources are quite soothing, with a more advanced behavioral pattern to iPhone 6 and a size of iPhone 8 which means a 4.7-inch screen, large bezels on the top and bottom, and a home button with Touch ID

Meanwhile, Apple and Google are building a coronavirus tracking system into iOS and Android


Screen: 4.7-inch True Tone display

Rear cameras: 12-megapixel single 6-element lens, features OIS, flicker sensor for white balance, focus pixels, HDR, and portrait mode for people, video recording at 4K/60fps

Selfie camera: 7-megapixel camera

Dimensions: 67.3 x 138.4 x 7.3mm, 148 grams

Processor: A13 Bionic 

Memory: TBD

Storage: 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB

Battery: TBD

OS: iOS 13

Connectivity: Wi-Fi 6, Gigabit LTE, Dual SIM with eSIM

Biometric authentication: second-generation Touch ID fingerprint sensor

Wireless charging, Lightning connector, 5W charger included

IP67 protection

It is available for preorder this Friday, April 17th, and it will ship on April 24th. There will be a 128GB model offered for $449 and a 256GB model for $549. As iPhone culture is, it will come with a free year of Apple TV Plus. It will come in black, white, and Product Red.

Apple also promises that its website and app offer good customer support.

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