Apple iPhone SE 2 is set to launch in the first half of 2020. The new smartphone is likely to be accompanied by a new Apple iPad Pro which will feature a 3D camera sensor.
TechUpdated: Nov 14, 2019 15: 56 IST
Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has reiterated that an iPhone SE successor is on course for launch in the first half of next year. Dubbed asiPhone SE 2, Apple’s next smartphone is set to arrive at a cheaper price point without losing key features of the latest iPhone series. Kuo also said that the revamped iPad Pro with a 3D camera sensor will debut in the first of next year.
Kuo’s latestupdateis in line with the recent Bloomberg report that said Apple is working on a 3D sensor enabled iPad Pro as part of the company’s efforts to push Augmented Reality (AR) content. The report said the nextiPad Prowill come with a small cutout for 3D system allowing users to create 3D reconstructions of rooms, objects and other things. The sensor will eventually make its way to iPhone 12 series in 2020 along with other important upgrades such as 5g.
As far as iPhone SE 2 goes, the phone has been rumored for a very long time. According to reports, the phone will officially debut at the company’s annual March event next year. The next smartphone is said to be crucial for Apple which has managed to return to double digit growth in key markets such as India. The revival has mainly been driven by the lower prices and other bundles.Apple iPhone SE 2is rumored to be priced around $ 399 (RS 28, 000 approximately), giving Apple a chance to compete with the likes of Samsung Galaxy S 10 e and Google Pixel 3A.
Some key features and specifications of Apple iPhone SE 2 have also leaked online. According to reports, Apple iPhone SE 2 will sport Apple iPhone 8-like design and offer a compact 4.7-inch LCD display. The phone will run on Apple A 13 processor with 3GB of RAM and 64 / 128 GB storage variants. There will be a single rear camera on the phone.