A new 4-inch iPhone — the iPhone SE — is the repackaging of the iPhone 6s in an updated iPhone 5s-style body. Announced during the Apple special event on March 21, 2016, the SE is sporting and Apple A9 64-bit chip with M9 co-processor, with twice the speed of the iPhone 5s. There is a 12MP iSight camera on the rear, with a Retina Flash front-facing camera. New radios including LTE Advanced and 802.11ac, and NFC which means Apple Pay is built in.

The iPhone SE starts at just $399 for 16GB, with the 64GB model coming it at $499. Pre-orders began March 24th with a street date of March 31st.

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iPhone SE Specs

Category iPhone SE
OS iOS 9
Screen Size 4 inches
Screen Resolution 1136x640 (326ppi)
Display LED
Processor 64-bit Apple A9
Coprocessor M9 motion coprocessor
Storage 16GB/64GB
Rear Camera 12MP, BSI, digital image stabilization, 1.22µ pixels, ƒ/2.2, phase detection focus pixels, True Tone Flash, 4K 30fps, 1080p 60fps, slo-mo 240fps
Front Camera 1.2MP, ƒ/2.4, 720p, burst mode
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2
Wi-Fi 802.11ac
Sensors Accelerometer, Ambient light, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Infrared, Proximity
Fingerprint Touch ID
Height 123.8mm
Width 58.6mm
Thickness 7.6mm
Weight 113g
Battery 14 hour talk time, 13 LTE browsing
Off-contract Price 16GB $399 / 64GB $499

iPhone SE Availability

The iPhone is available from Apple in Rose Gold, Silver, Space Grey and Gold, at $399 for 16GB or $499 for 64GB.

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