Apple iPhone SE 2 rumors are flooding in as the latest device is very close to its release date. It is expected that the Cupertino based tech company will reveal the next model of budget iPhone series at the end of this month. There is a new report which claims that iPhone SE 2 has entered the final stages of production and Engineering validation and will be launched at Apple’s new March 2020 event.
Apple iPhone SE 2 or iPhone 9 are the rumored names for the mid-range variant which will be clear shortly. While many leaks and rumors are saying iPhone SE 2 launch will be delayed due to coronavirus or Covid-19 effect, Apple might not do that and launch the product on the previous schedule.
Apple iPhone SE 2 Specs, Features and Engineering Validation Level
Apple iPhone SE 2 (iPhone 9) will look very similar to the iPhone 8 model with an updated look. It will be powered by A13 Bionic chipset which is currently running on iPhone 11 series. The mid-range iPhone SE 2 will have 3GB of RAM and 128GB/256GB of storage. It will also have a 4.7-inch display with a Home button and a Touch ID sensor underneath it.
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The recent reports from Digitimes indicate that iPhone SE 2 has entered the final stage of engineering validation in China. It means that the device is ready for launch and iPhone SE 2 will take two to three weeks from on for retail sales.
Apple iPhone SE 2 Price, Release Date and Launch Event
Apple iPhone SE 2 will be sold at a retail price of $399 making it one of the budget products from the company. There are no exact dates out but it is rumored that Apple will have a big launch event at the end of March where it will launch a lot of new products.
As for the Coronavirus outbreak, Apple won’t cancel their event but might change it to an online event, similar to Google’s I/O developers conference. There are a lot of tech events recently canceled due to fear of Covid-19 infection and Apple might also do the same and launch iPhone SE 2 via a teleconference event.