Last week, Apple and its carrier network partners started taking orders for iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro. Now, both the devices have been made available in brick-and-mortar shops in select regions.
Consumers in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Singapore, the United Kingdom, United States Virgin Islands and the United States can now buy unlocked models of iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro at brick-and-mortar stores, with their prices starting at $399 (around €355/Rs. 26,555) and $599 (around €532/ Rs. 39,840), respectively.
The company has even commenced delivery of pre-booked devices to consumers in the aforementioned regions. In India, Apple is scheduled to release iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro April 8.
For the uninitiated, Apple iPhone SE sports a 4-inch retina display, Touch-ID fingerprint sensor, latest iOS (v9.3), Apple's proprietary A9 SoC (System-on-Chip), M9 co-processor and 16GB/64GB inbuilt storage.
Whereas, the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro features Retina display with True Tone technology. It boasts four-channel sensors to dynamically adjust the white balance of the display to match the light around user's indoor or outdoor environment for a more natural and accurate, paper-white viewing experience.
Under the hood, it comes packed with 64-bit class A9X chip, 32GB/128GB/256GB inbuilt storage, a 12MP iSight camera and a 5MP FaceTime HD camera.
Key specifications of Apple iPhone SE and iPad Pro (9.7-inch):
|Models||Apple iPhone SE||Apple iPad Pro (9.7-inch)|
|Screen||4.0-inch LED back-lit retina display (1136x640p)
||9.7-inch LED-backlit screen with True Tone technologyResolution: 2048x1536p
|OS||Apple iOS 9.3||Apple iOS 9.3|
|Processor||64-bit class Apple A9 CPU with M9 motion co-processor||64-bit Apple A9x chip with M9 motion co-processor|
|Battery||Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery
||Built‐in 27.5‐watt‐hour rechargeable lithium‐polymer batteryAll models
Wi‐Fi + Cellular models
|Network||4G-LTE||4G-LTE (available in separate model)|
|Add-ons||Touch ID fingerprint sensor, always on Siri (digital voice assistant), Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2, NFC (Near Field Communication),A-GPS, GLONASS, iBeacon micro-location, FaceTime Wi-Fi (both video and audio) calling,||Touch ID fingerprint sensor,
Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz); HT80 with MIMO, Bluetooth v4.2, iBeacon micro-location, A-GPS.GLONASS, four audio speakers
|Dimensions||123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm||240.0 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm|
|Colours||gold, silver, space grey and rose gold||gold, silver, space grey and rose gold|
Wi-Fi + LTE: