iPhone SE is set to go on sale for the first time in India. The most affordable Apple smartphone will be available today from noon on the home-grown e-commerce platform Flipkart. Price starting at Rs 42,500, the iPhone SE will get Rs 3,600 instant discount offer from HDFC Bank that brings down its effective cost to Rs 38,900. The iPhone SE will be available in white, black, and red colors.
Launched in April, the iPhone SE is a cross of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 11 — It takes design cues from the iPhone 8 and ships with hardware and features of the iPhone 11-series. The phones have a 4.7-inch HD retina display, glass-metal construction, touch ID for biometric, and ingress protection (IP67) for water and dust resistance.
iPhone SE (2020) was launched last month. The phone is finally going to be up for grabs for customers in India starting today at 12pm, as per Flipkart. The phone’s price in India starts at Rs. 42,500 for its 64GB storage variant. For the 128GB storage variant, you will have to spend Rs. 47,800. The highest-end 256GB storage variant will cost you Rs. 58,300.
Customers buying the phone through an HDFC Bank card will get an instant discount of up to Rs. 3,600 on their purchase. This will bring down the price of the 64GB model of the phone to Rs. 38,900. The offer is available on both HDFC Bank credit and debit cards.
Apple iPhone SE (2020) comes with a 4.7-inch Retina HD (750×1,334 pixels) IPS LCD display. The display comes with Dolby Vision, HDR10, True Tone, and Haptic Touch support. The iPhone SE (2020) features Apple’s most recent A13 Bionic chip and comes with 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB storage variants.
At the rear, the phone has a 12-megapixel camera with Optical Image Stabilisation(OIS) with 4K 60fps video recording capability. The camera also allows you to click portraits and Smart HDR. There is a 7-megapixel front camera for selfies.
The smartphone can be charged up to 50 percent in 30 minutes with an 18W charger, but the charger doesn’t come bundled with the phone. It has support for 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax (Wi-Fi 6), Wi-Fi Calling, Bluetooth 5, and a Lightning port. Unlike the old iPhone SE, it doesn’t have a 3.5mm jack. However, it does have a Touch ID for security.
Moreover, Flipkart is also offering 5 percent cash back on the iPhone SE 2020, along with 6 months of free YouTube Premium subscription. The phone will also be available at all authorized Apple resellers starting today.