Apple iPhone SE

Announced:
Mar 21, 2016
Status:
Released
Release date:
Mar 31, 2016

PhoneArena Rating:

8.8
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Display

Size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

1136 x 640 pixels, 326 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

60.82 %

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Apple A9 APL0898

Processor:

Dual-core, 1840 MHz, Twister, 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR GT7600

RAM:

2GB

Internal storage:

128GB, not expandable

OS:

iOS (13.x, 12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x)

Battery

Capacity:

1624 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

12 MP (Sapphire crystal lens cover, Autofocus, BSI sensor)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.2 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches (123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm)

Weight:

3.99 oz (113 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (183 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Glass

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Gold, Silver, Rose gold, Space gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Hotspot

USB:

Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Shopping information

MSRP:

$ 499

This device is also known as Apple A1662, Apple A1723

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Apple iPhone SE

with 16 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

16GB

MSRP:

$ 399

Apple iPhone SE

with 32 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

32GB

MSRP:

$ 399

Apple iPhone SE

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64GB

MSRP:

$ 499

Apple iPhone SE

A1723 for Europe

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Available

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches)

Description

Can a smaller iPhone be successful in today's market reality? Apple sure thinks so. The Apple iPhone SE has the footprint and design traits ot the iPhone 5s - from the 4-inch display to the stylish, metal-made body. On the inside, however, is packed the powerful A9 processor of the iPhone 6s, along with Apple's latest and best 12MP camera. In other words, this could very well be the best small smartphone in existence. In charge of it all is the latest iOS 9.3 operating system, with support for Apple Pay, AppleID, Night Shift and Apple Health. You may have one in silver, grey, gold, or rose gold for just $399.

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