iPhone SE 3 expected to launch soon

Apple working on next generation iPhone SE 3, launch expected by April 2021

Bottom bezels on next gen iPhone

Apple has worked hard to test new price segments over the past three years. Last year. A pocket-friendly iPhone SE 2020 was showcase by the tech company Cupertino. The new iPhone SE (2020) is currently sold in India at a price tag of Rs 39900. Apple is currently working hard on a new pocket-friendly model of iPhone 2021.

Apple iPhone SE 2020
Apple iPhone SE 2020

According to rumors floating across the internet, Apple’s next successor in the iPhone SE line-up is identified by iPhone SE 3 or iPhone SE (2021) and is likely to launch beside the next generation AirPods Pro in April 2021. Previously, the concept renders of upcoming iPhone SE 3 and iPhone 12S Pro were leaked.

Apple’s iPhone SE 3 2021: Expectations

Apple is working on a range of new phones apart from iPhone 13/iPhone 12S series. The iPhone SE 3 is likely to succeed last year’s iPhone SE (2020) edition. Multiple leaks have already been floating around related to this Apple iPhone model even before its launch. Based on recent leaks, the new renders of the iPhone SE (2021) edition have been already leaked. These leaks tells that the newer model will be a lot different from the SE (2020) in terms of design, specifications, and more.

Apple iPhone SE 3
Apple iPhone SE 3

Expected Design:

According to recent reports, the upcoming iPhone SE 2021 model is likely to miss out on the home button as well as that ugly wide notch. According to reports, the phone is likely to include a punch-hole camera on the front right at the middle of the display. This confirms that, this is likely to be the first iPhone to come without a notch.

Expected Security Features:

Leaks also suggests that the touch ID will be present on the power button, similar to some of the existing Android phones. Another big difference will be in the display department if compare to the previous model iPhone SE 2020. The upcoming iPhone SE 2021 could come with a flat display similar to the latest flagship iPhone 12 series.

Expected Hardware:

Regarding cameras, A single-camera configuration on the rear and front of the iPhone SE3 will be showcase. The iPhone SE 3 2021 is likely to come with a high-resolution 5.4-inch OLED screen which will not as good as the pricey iPhone variants. The device is likely to come with an image sensor identical to the iPhone 12 mini in terms of camera specifications.

Apple iPhone SE 3
Apple iPhone SE 3

It could be provided with 4GB RAM and up to 256GB internal storage along with Apple’s own A14 Bionic SoC. The other models are likely to be offer in: 64GB, 128GB and 256GB storage options. Also Read: OnePlus Nord N1 – The Successor of Nord N10

Expected Price:

In terms of pricing, iPhone SE 3 is likely to start at USD 499 which roughly converts to around Rs 36,400 for the base variant of 64GB storage. The price of iPhoneSE 3 is likely to settle under Rs 35,000 in India. Furthermore, the company is likely to assemble for more phones in India. The price of iPhone SE 2021 remains in the luxury tier at the entrance stage.

iPhone SE Plus 2021 to Launch Soon:

iPhone SE Plus will be launching soon and the upcoming cheap iPhone 12 mini is likely to replace. Although the rumors are still unclear.  Leaks do confirm that Apple is currently working on a Plus variant of the current SE 2020 model. The iPhone SE Plus is likely to launch next year. Also Read: Big battery in iQOO 9

Apple iPhone SE 3
Apple iPhone SE 3

Apple is slowly trying not only to target the top end premium segments, but they also want to keep their focus on the inexpensive luxury tier. The company is likely to increase it’s supply chain to further reduce the production cost. Apple buy their cameras for iPhones mainly from Taiwanese Largan and Yujingguang.

Expected Specs: iPhone SE Plus 2021

Apple could announce the new iPhone SE Plus next year due to recent innovations. The Plus model will support 4G network only. The device is likely to run on current A14 Bionic processor. However, Apple will not stop selling the current iPhone 12 series, but the Plus model will take over the iPhone 12 mini.

The phone name has not yet been finalized, but iPhone SE Plus / iPhone SE 2021 Plus has code details. The Plus model is likely to offer the same screen as of iPhone 8 Plus with a Touch ID. Additionally, the upcoming iPhone SE Plus will come with a 6.1-inch screen. The company will continue to use LCD panel and clearly not an OLED screen. It is likely to use similar cases as the iPhone XR or iPhone 8 Plus. Moreover, the upcoming iPhone SE Plus could pack in A14 Bionic chip along with dual rear cameras.

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