A15 Bionic, 12-megapixel rear camera It has been confirmed that the battery capacity of the iPhone SE 3rd generation, which was recently unveiled by Apple, has increased by 10% compared to its predecessor. In addition, it was found that Qualcomms modem chip ‘Snapdragon X57’ was mounted to support 5G communication.
Apple iPhone SE3
On the 21st, IT media Phone Arena released the information learned through the disassembly of the 3rd generation iPhone SE. The battery capacity of the iPhone SE 3rd generation is 2018mAh, which is 10% higher than the previous iPhone SE 2nd generation released in 2020. This is also the main reason why Apple mentioned at the event that iPhone SE was unveiled on the 9th that it supports up to 15 hours of video playback time, which is 2 hours longer than that of the second-generation model.
The 3rd generation iPhone SE has a battery capacity that is more than twice less than the 5000mAh of Samsung Electronics entry-level models, the Galaxy A53, A33, and A73, which are mentioned as competing models. The Galaxy A series is also a new product unveiled this month.
iPhone SE 3rd generation teardown
Phone Arena said that through this disassembly, it was confirmed that the 3rd generation iPhone SE was equipped with Qualcomms Snapdragon X57 modem chip that supports 5G communication. The modem could not be found on Qualcomms website, so its likely a custom modem designed for Apple. iPhone SE 3rd generation is the first in the SE series to support 5G communication.
iPhone SE 3rd generation is equipped with A15 Bionic and consists of a 4.7-inch HD LCD display and a home button combined with Touch ID. A 12-megapixel camera is mounted on the back. The storage capacity is 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB.
The iPhone SE3 starts at $429, which is $30 more expensive than its predecessor. In Korea, pre-orders have been received since the 18th, and it is scheduled to be officially released on the 25th.