The iPhone SE is the latest iteration of the iPhone. For a couple of months, fans have been looking forward to what Apple had in the pipeline. Fast forward to April, and we got the most affordable Apple phone – iPhone SE.
The new iPhone SE isn’t called the iPhone 9, as some had expected, as the company has decided to the SE moniker first used in 2016 (so we’re be calling it the iPhone SE 2020 for clarity here – and no, Apple hasn’t officially announced what the SE stands for).
Like we always do at Naijmobile.com, let’s take a closer look at this amazing device.
iPhone SE: What it packs in brief:
- 4.0-inch IPS Touch Display, 640 x 1136 pixels (326 ppi)
- Apple A9 Chipset with 3GB RAM
- iOS 10 / iOS 9
- 32GB or 128GB Built-in Storage
- 12MP Rear Camera and 1.2MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE (up to 150 Mbps download)
- Fingerprint Sensor (Front)
- up to 14 hours Talktime
Design and Display
Apple brought back the design for the iPhone 5S for the iPhone SE. This means you will get a device that is easy to hold and can fit easily into your shirt pocket.
The body of of the iPhone SE is created out of bead-blasted aluminium which gives it a satin feel.The device also features a stainless steel logo whose colour is matched to the body.
In terms of its display, we have 4-inch Retina display with multi-touch support.The LED-backlit touchscreen comes a screen resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels and a screen display of 326 ppi. The device is also protected with scratch-resistant oleophobic coating.
Camera and Battery
The iPhone SE comes with with a 12-megapixel iSight rear camera that offers top-notch shots and is able to record superb 4K videos. There is a FaceTime HD camera on the front for stunning selfies, with the Retina display as flash.
According to reports, the iPhone SE comes with a 1,821mAh.That means you should be expect up to 10-12 hours of internet use.
Hardware and Software
Apple phones are always known for delivering robust performances.And the iPhone SE is not exempted as this chip uses a 64-bit, desktop-class architecture.
The device also comes with an M9 motion co-processor embedded in its chip for fitness tracking and for flawless Siri voice assistant activation.
In terms of the storage aspect, the iPhone SE comes with 32GB and 128GB models both operate on a 3GB RAM..
It is important to note that iPhone SE has no microSD support for expanding
On the software department, the iPhone SE comes running with the latest version of iOS 13 out of the box, so you can expect all of the software features that the most recent iPhones have.
The iPhone SE features a single SIM, and supports the major telecommunication networks in Nigeria, Including MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel and Glo Mobile.
iPhone SE Price Nigeria And Availability
iPhone SE price in Nigeria will cost you betwee 130,000 Naira to 250,000 Naira, depending on your location and choice of built-in storage.
iPhone SE Specs
- Platform: iOS 9 / iOS 10
- Processor: Apple A9, 64 bits, Embedded M9 Motion coprocessor
- GPU: –
- Memory: 2GB RAM
- Colours: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Dimension: 123.8 x 59.6 x 7.6 mm
- Weight: 113 g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Single SIM
- Display: 4-inch IPS Touch Display, 640 x 1136 pixels (326 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Fingerprint‑resistant oleophobic coating
- Rear Camera: 12MP iSight Camera, 2160p ultra HD, 4K Video
- Rear Camera Features: phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama), Slo-Mo
- Front Camera: 1.2MP FaceTime Camera, 720p HD Video
- Built-in Storage: 16GB or 64GB
- Memory Card Support: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes, 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
- NFC: Yes, (Apply Pay only)
- Infrared Blaster: –
- Port: Lightning Connector
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: No
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
- Maps: Apple Maps
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: No
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: No
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: –
- Talktime: up to 14 hours (3G)
- Standby Time: up to 240 hours (3G)