The subsequent era of price range iPhone SE may arrive as early as within the first half of 2022, and it’d look similar to the iPhone 8, and the already current iPhone SE mannequin. It’ll seemingly have upgraded internals and some different options to remain up-to-date.
According to Nikkei Asia (by way of MacRumors), the iPhone SE 2022 mannequin will function Apple’s A15 chipset, the identical SoC that may even be within the iPhone 13 collection in 2021. It may even have 5G, supplied by the Qualcomm X60 chip. Other rumors claimed that the brand new iPhone SE would function an A14 chipset fairly than the A15.
The design of the subsequent SE will seemingly keep much like the present mannequin and include the identical 4.7-inch LCD show, fairly than both a bigger LCD or an OLED panel. The report doesn’t point out whether or not the brand new SE may have a Home button or the gesture navigation, however given the identical design, it’s very prone to retain the Touch ID performance on the brand new 2022 mannequin.
The report additionally claims that the 2022 iPhone flagship lineup will lack the 5.4-inch mini mannequin, because the iPhone 12 mini gross sales proved to be disappointing, and the manufacturing of the iPhone 12 mini has additionally stopped rather a lot sooner than anticipated. On the opposite hand, Apple is predicted to introduce a bigger iPhone 14 Max alongside the usual iPhone 14. This would primarily function the identical options as the usual iPhone 14, however have a bigger show and a much bigger battery.
The report additionally mentions that the iPhone 13 lineup ought to start mass manufacturing subsequent month, and Apple can be anticipated to supply as much as 95 million items by the tip of January. Apple is predicted to make 230 million iPhones in 2021 alone, which will probably be a rise of 11% in comparison with 2020.