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Apple is reportedly planning to release the newly unveiled iPhone SE in India early next month.

Apple's official retail distributor Beetel Teletech (a subsidiary of Brightstar Global) has confirmed that the new iPhone SE will be available from April 8 at more than 3500 retail locations across India.

Apple's new iPhone SE sports a 4.0-inch retina display with Touch-ID fingerprint sensor on the home button. It features latest iOS (v9.3), Apple's proprietary A9 SoC (System-on-Chip), M9 co-processor and 16GB/64GB inbuilt storage.

It also comes packed with 12MP iSight camera with 4K video recording ability, live photos feature and on the front, it houses 1.2MP FaceTime camera with Retina flash.

Apple iPhone SE will be made available first in America, Australia and select European and  Asian regions March 31 onwards.  It comes in four colour options -- gold, silver, space grey and rose gold.

Key specification of Apple iPhone SE:

Model Apple iPhone SE
Display 4.0-inch LED back-lit retina display (1136x640p)
  • Pixel density : 326 ppi (pixels per inch)
  • 800:1 contrast ratio (typical)
  • 500 cd/m2 max brightness (typical)
  • Full sRGB standard
  • Fingerprint‑resistant oleo phobic coating
OS Apple iOS 9.3
Processor 64-bit class Apple A9 CPU with M9 co-processor
Storage capacity 16GB/64GB
  • Main: 12MP iSight camera with 1.22µ pixels, Live Photos, 4K video recording (3840x2160) at 30 fps, Autofocus with Focus Pixels, True Tone flash, Panorama (up to 63 megapixels), Auto HDR for photos, Exposure control, Burst mode, Timer mode, Æ’/2.2 aperture, Five-element lens, Hybrid IR filter, Backside illumination sensor, Sapphire crystal lens cover, Auto image stabilization, Improved local tone mapping, Improved noise reduction, Face detection, Photo geotagging
  • Front: 1.2MP camera with 720p HD video recording, Retina Flash, Æ’/2.4 aperture, Auto HDR for photos, Backside illumination sensor, Exposure control, Improved local tone mapping, Face detection, Timer mode, Burst mode
Battery Built-in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery
  • Talk time: up to 14 hours on 3G
  • Internet use: close to 12 hours on 3G and up to 13 hours on Wi‑Fi
  • Video playback: up to 13 hours
  • Audio playback: close to 50 hours
  • Standby time: up to 10 days
Network 4G-LTE
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,
Dimensions 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm
Weight 113 g
Colour options gold, silver, space grey and rose gold
Price (in U.S.A)
  • 16GB: $399 (around €355/Rs 26,555)
  • 64GB: $499 (around €444/Rs 33,200)