Launched in 2016, Apple's iPhone SE served as the smaller, more pocketable member of the iPhone family. It had a 4-inch display and resembled 2013's iPhone 5S.
Despite being the more "medium-sized" iPhone at the time, lacking powerful hardware, SE. Two years later, and without the appearance of the phone is delayed for an update.
An EECgives the hope that an iPhone SE 2 might come down in the pipeline eventually. The original model debuted in the spring, and Apple announced an update in March 2017 with better storage options (from 16 and 64 GB to 32 and 128 GB). That being said, it would not be surprising if it pops up sometime between now and spring next year. Who knows, we can even hear about iPhone SE 2 under Apple's anticipated .
Because the company has kept her mother out of a possible sequel, the rumor rumors about some speculation. Below are some of the most appealing rumors that circulate so far. This is an ongoing roundup, so check often when we update this piece when new stories come up.
iPhone SE 2 may be an updated iPhone 7
As first reported by 9to5Mac, a reference to three "iPhone xx" phones can hint on an updated iPhone SE. Three elements of Apple's XCode Developer Programone of which includes an A10 processor, no FaceID feature, and (as opposed to what other rumors below have speculated) no hack. Because the A10 processor was used in 2016's iPhone 7, these lower tier specifications could point to an updated iPhone SE 2.
Apple probably will not change iPhone SE 2 … much
Listed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in a note that Apple probablytoo much with a new model since it is so busy revealing and probably not have "enough extra resources".
True, it means that the updated phone would simply get a "specification upgrade" – probably add better camera (with optical image stabilization and quad-tone flash) and A11 Fusion CPU found on iPhone 8 instead for the A9 chip from 2015 that debuted on the iPhone 6S.
At the same price at the entry level, do not expect either 3D Touch or wireless charging to be added, though.
… But it may not have a headphone jack
After the footsteps ofand the models after that, the iPhone SE 2 is rumored to . This information comes from the Japanese news center Macotakara, which cited case managers on a phone show as apparently the phone. According to them, SE 2 looks like the original, except that it has no headphone jack. Downturn.
Apple can actually be iPhone X SE with a notch
Apple is working on three different iPhone X-style phones, one of which is said to be a fancy, spruced up iPhone X SE, according to Macotakara. In other words, imagine a phone with home button-missing phone with an iPhone 8-size 4.7-inch screen pushed into the current SE size body.
Whether this is the same iPhone SE 2 everyone is wondering if it's unclear. Apple can launch two separate iPhone SE phones, one with a classic iPhone design and another similar to the current iPhone X. Accessory maker, Olixar, allegedly shared form from "Chinese Factory Sources" with 9toMac and said "it believes the new iPhone SE will look like an iPhone X with thin fittings and. "
It's also possible that Apple may be deliberately confusing for everyone and the iPhone X SE and SE 2 are the same phone. But we will call this a long shot – at least at the price level at the entry level.
iPhone SE 2 may come in June or July Back in November, a Chinese news release predicted . It also reported that it will cost the same as the original SE when it was launched, starting at $ 399, £ 359 and AU $ 679.
Editor's Note : This article was originally published March 22, 2018 and constantly updated with new rumors and when a rumor is proven to be false.