All about the new iPhone SE

All about the new iPhone SE

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How about a more compact, simpler and affordable device? The iPhone SE is precisely aimed at this less flashy clientele, closer to their basic needs in terms of mobile telephony. 

Apple has relaunched the SE range in 2020 with a 4.7 inch display and an A13 Bionic chip while the very first version dates back to 2016 with a 4 inch display and an A9 chip, which was in itself a more powerful version of the iPhone 5S .

With this SE (Special Edition or SE 3) range, Apple can go directly against Android competitors with an affordable product than its high-end phones.

< p>The new iPhone SE presented yesterday uses a recipe well mastered by Apple, which thus offers a device equipped with the latest technologies in an older design.

In concrete terms, this results in Touch ID fingerprint unlocking , a classic shell with rounded corners and wider borders, a 4.7″ Retina HD display, a single wide-angle camera, IP67 water resistance and the latest A15 Bionic 6  chip. hearts, the same as on the current iPhone 13.

In terms of connections, everything is there:  

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  • WiFi 6 
  • LTE and 5G  

What we do not find are Face ID, thin bezels, ultra wide-angle, telephoto and optical zoom cameras, night mode, Dolby Vision 4K HDR video recording, Super Retina XDR display (Apple's version of HDR), refresh rate variable, wireless charging, and a few less important functions.

Good point, with the same processing power as the other iPhone 13s, the SE model offers identical performance for a host of uses such as Deep Fusion computational photography, web page processing and video playback. Dolby Vision.

Touch ID

There are still many people who are uncomfortable with Face Unlock being always on. The fingerprint reader is always available, whether it's in your pocket or on the desk. It's simple, effective.

With its wider edges, handling the phone is easier without having to pick it up by resting your fingers on the touch screen.

System software

The software system remains an important reason to buy the new phone, rather than opting for a cheaper older device with similar specs. Longer term, the new SE device will continue to receive iOS updates for years to come.

The iPhone SE 2022 – 12MP camera

Camera

With its 12 megapixels, the wide-angle single-sensor photo camera benefits from a number of digital photography improvements that come with this new A15 Bionic chip. This includes improving skin tone shots and reducing noise in photos. 

In closing, the iPhone is offered in three colors: Midnight Black, Comet White and red.

Three storage capacities: 64, 128 and 256 GB.

$579