Apple’s ‘iPhone SE 3’ to reportedly pack 4.7-inch LCD screen, ‘A15’ chip, and 5G

The next iteration of Apple’s affordable entry-level iPhone SE series will be powered by a next-generation “A15” system-on-chip and boast a design largely unchanged from its predecessor, according to a report on Wednesday.

iPhone SECiting sources familiar with Apple’s plans, Nikkei Asia reports the forthcoming low-cost iPhone variant will carry on the SE tradition of packing contemporary internals into aging chassis designs.The model due out in early 2022 is expected to retain an iPhone 8 aesthetic, but will feature thoroughly modern components like an “A15” chip anticipated to debut with this year’s “iPhone 13” release in the fall. Cellular connectivity is predicted to receive a bump to 5G thanks to Qualcomm’s X60 modem, bringing the iPhone SE in line with iPhone 12.

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