The Japanese edition Macotakara has shared new data on the successor to iPhone SE. The authors of the resource, citing sources in the Apple supply chain indicate that the new cheap Apple smartphone will be called iPhone 9.
According to interlocutors of the edition, in Cupertino think iPhone 9 a more appropriate name for the new smartphone than the iPhone SE 2. It is assumed that the new product will be positioned primarily as a successor of the iPhone 8 and not “heir” iPhone SE.
The sources of Macotakara have confirmed the predictions of the famous analyst Ming-Chi Kuo about the technical characteristics of new items. The new budget smartphone Apple needs to be externally similar to the iPhone 8. The device will retain the recognizable contours of the body, a screen with a diagonal of 4.7 inches and the Home button with Touch ID. The basis for the new items will be the Apple processor A13, which will complement the 3 GB of RAM.
It is expected that the new cheap Apple smartphone will be presented in March next year. Price for basic version with 64 GB of internal memory to start at $ 399.