Apple has gone back to its roots by revealing a 4-inch handset named iPhone SE. The phone was announced at an event held yesterday in San Francisco by Apple’s Greg Joswiak.
Tim Cook, Apple’s boss inaugurated the event by enlightening that at present there are almost one billion active Apple devices worldwide. Apple also debuted new nylon Watch straps and a new, smaller and more powerful 9.7-inch iPad Pro.
Apple Unveils the New iPhone SE, iPad Pro & Apple Watch
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Tim Cook also publicized the Watch price will now be $299, which has decreased from $349 in the US, and £259 down from £299 in the UK. The Watch will come with a variety of colorful nylon straps.
iPhone 5SE, is just about everything you looked-for in a phone with one great difference, you will be able to handle it much easier. Since the launch of 5s and 5c Apple didn’t introduce a 4-inch phone, the iPhone SE is the first 4 inches and a commendable successor to the iPhone 5S which many ruminate to be the preeminent iPhone ever.
The iPhone SE is believed to have the similar performance as the 6S and ‘brings incredible battery enhancements, though Apple did not provide any details.
Features and Specifications of iPhone 5SE:
- 802.11ac Wi-Fi
- Up to 433 Mbps
- 3x faster than iPhone 5s
- Wi-Fi Calling
- 64-bit A9 chip, M9 motion co-processor, Always-on “Hey Siri”, Improved Battery Life
- Faster LTE, Voice over LTE, Faster Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, iOS 9.3
- 12MP iSight Camera, focus pixels, retina flash, Live Photos, True tone flash
- New Image signal processor, 63MP panoramas, 4K video, 1080p up to 60 fps, Slo-mo up to 240 fps,
- New microphones
- Apple Pay
- Price: USD 399 for the 16GB version and USD 499 for the 64 GB version
The new iPhone will spontaneously change colors to the warmer tones in the evening. It has been proved that the blue light from phones disturbs sleeping pattern.
9.7-inch iPad Pro
9.7-inch iPad Pro Specifications:
- Retina display with greater brightness, wider color gamut, lower reflectivity, Night Shift mode
- True Tone display technology to dynamically adjust white balance
- 64-bit A9X chip that rivals most portable PCs, along with a four-speaker audio system that is twice as powerful
- 12MP iSight camera for shooting Live Photo and 4K video, 5MP FaceTime, HD camera
- Faster Wireless Technologies
- Includes support for the breakthrough Apple Pencil
- Smart Keyboard cover
- iPad Pro prices start at $599
“iPad Pro is a new generation of iPad that is indispensable and immersive, enabling people to be more productive and more creative. It’s incredibly fast, extremely portable, and completely natural to use with your fingers, Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard. And now it comes in two sizes.”
Said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing.
Both the iPad Pro and iPhone 5SE will be available to order on 24 March.