Apple iPhone SE 2020 mid-range smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Apple iPhone SE 2020 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available on online shopping sites like Flipkart, Amazon to buy.
Best Price: Rs.42,499(India), $599(USA)
Apple iPhone SE 2020 Advantages (Pros):
Hardware & Software
- Apple iPhone SE 2020 comes with the latest iOS 13.
- It has equipped with powerful Apple A13 Bionic chipset and the performance is very smooth with no lags.
- It encompasses with Hexa-core processor and Apple GPU. So gaming performance is stunning.
- It provides 3 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
- Brings an internal memory of 64/128/256 GB.
- Apple iPhone SE 2020 is built with glass front/back and surrounded by the aluminum frame.
- This device comes with IP67 certified water and dust resistance.
- The device is very lightweight to carry with just 148 g and 7.3 mm in thickness.
Build & Display
- It offers a 4.7-inch Retina IPS LCD display with a wide color gamut and True-tone.
- Its display has good pixel density for its HD resolution(~326 PPI).
- The display is protected by Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating.
- Supports 625 nits max brightness.
- It offers a single 12 MP (f/1.8 (wide), PDAF, OIS) rear camera with additional features like quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama.
- The main camera supports quad HD video recording at 4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, OIS, stereo sound rec.
- It offers a single 7 MP, f/2.2 front-facing camera with additional features like Face detection, HDR, panorama.
- The selfie camera supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps; gyro-EIS.
Connectivity & Battery
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type C, 3G, 4G, NFC.
- It has a battery capacity of 1821 mAh(Non-removable) which is average for heavy usage.
- Supports fast charging 18W (50% in 30 min) and Qi wireless charging.
- Supports sensors like Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass, barometer.
- It offers great loudspeakers with stereo speakers.
- It is available in Black, White, Red colors.
- Apple iPhone SE 2020 supports additional features like Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified).
Apple iPhone SE 2020 Disadvantages (Cons):
- Costly for its features.
- Only HD display in 2020 for 40k
- No wireless charging support.
- No dual camera set up.
- No 3.5 mm headphone jack support.
- Old design style with big bezels around the display nothing great.
- No microSD slot to expand memory.
- Slow 5W charger in the box.
- The battery capacity is not good for heavy usage.
- The iTunes file exchange can be frustrating for many.
Check out Apple iPhone SE 2020 Specifications:
|Model Name||iPhone SE 2020|
|SIM Type||Nano-SIM and/or eSIM|
|Operating System||iOS 13|
|Chipset||Apple A13 Bionic (7 nm+)|
|Processor||Hexa-core (2×2.65 GHz Lightning + 4×1.8 GHz Thunder)|
|GPU||Apple GPU (4-core graphics)|
|Colors||Black, White, Red|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||Retina IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||4.7 inches, 60.9 cm2 (~65.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||750 x 1334 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)|
|Dimensions||138.4 x 67.3 x 7.3 mm (5.45 x 2.65 x 0.29 in)|
|Weight||148 g (5.22 oz)|
|Build||Front/back glass, aluminum frame|
|Other Display Features||Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating, Wide color gamut, True-tone, 625 nits max brightness|
|Main Camera Features|
|Single Camera||12 MP, f/1.8 (wide), PDAF, OIS|
|Other Features||Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video Recording||4K@24/30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/120/240fps, HDR, OIS, stereo sound rec.|
|Selfie Camera Features|
|Single Camera||7 MP, f/2.2|
|Other Features||Face detection, HDR, panorama|
|Video Recording||1080p@30fps; gyro-EIS|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||64/128/256 GB|
|Battery Capacity & Features|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 1821 mAh battery|
|Fast battery Charging||Fast charging 18W, 50% in 30 min|
|Reverse Wireless Charging||No|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||2.0, proprietary reversible connector|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|Water Proof||IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, gyro, compass, barometer|
|Additional Features & Apps||Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)|
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Apple iPhone SE 2020 smartphone comes with superb features & performance for its price, but the design is not good with thick bezels, no full HD display and battery capacity is poor. If you need compact phone with great performance then go for it.