Apple launched the new iPhone 13 series in September this year, while rumors about the next-generation pocket smartphone iPhone SE are also increasing, and a new report from the Chinese company MyDrivers claims that the upcoming iPhone SE 3 will be the company’s last model with an LCD screen, the report also indicates that the smartphone will look similar to the iPhone XR launched in 2018.
With this form factor, it’s easy to assume that the company plans to phase out Touch ID altogether, but the new report contradicts previous smartphone-related leaks by Apple’s Japanese blog Macotakara, and according to the blog, the iPhone SE 3 will not undergo a design change and will look similar to that. which is currently sold in the market.
This means that the smartphone will have a 4.7-inch Retina HD display along with the Touch ID home button. Under the hood, it is rumored that the device will get an A15 Bionic chip with support for 5G networks, and several other reports indicate that the new iPhone SE 3 will replace the “mini” smartphone in the iPhone 14 lineup.
The mini series was first launched along with the iPhone 12 series and now the iPhone 13 series also contains a mini smartphone. It is said that Apple will kill the part next year because the device was not able to generate the desired response from buyers.
The current Apple iPhone SE model on the market is a second-generation smartphone, which the company launched last April. It’s powered by the A13 Bionic chip that was first introduced in the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, and the device features a 12MP f/1.8 wide-angle camera. The smartphone is IP67 waterproof and dustproof and it supports the latest iOS 15 operating system.