Apple might not release a new iPhone SE this year

- Adrian Ungureanu

Not to long ago some rumors suggested that a new iPhone SE is on its way, this summer, but new information leak suggest that we might not get to see a new ”budget” iPhone this year.

Two weeks ago it was thought iPhone SE will be launched this month (August), however, fresh information suggests that it may be true that the iPhone SE 2 is under works, but it won’t be releasing this year.
Wistron, one of the main suppliers for Apple and the company manufacturing the first-generation iPhone SE in India since May plans to build a new assembling facility in Bangalore, India in order to increase the production by threefold over the next five years.

Industry insiders are of the view that Apple iPhone SE 2 will be made by built Wistron and its shipments will begin in India in the first quarter of next year. It is rumored to release first in India before it is released in other countries.

The iPhone SE 2 is rumored to feature a 4-inch or a 4.2-inch screen. It is expected to be powered by Apple A10 chipset and 2 GB of RAM. The latest iOS 11 is expected to come preloaded on the iPhone SE 2. A 12-megapixel camera that is available on the iPhone 7 is rumored to be present on the iPhone SE 2 along with a 5-megapixel selfie snapper.

The second-generation Touch ID sensor that was introduced on the iPhone 6S is speculated to arrive on the iPhone SE. It is likely to arrive in two storage editions of 32 GB and 128 GB. It is expected to be priced at $399.