iPhone 5SE and iPad Air 3 might see the world in the first half of 2016
After the news about the iPhone 5SE, appeared some information about the new iPad Air 3. Korean analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, known for making precise predictions about Apple, said that the new version of Apple’s tablet will be presented already this spring, along with the 4-inch iPhone.
According to the KGI Securities analyst, the new smartphone will be identical to the 5S version, but will get a new hardware and camera from 6S model. We shouldn’t wait any significant improvements on the stuffing from the mini-iPhone. We don’t know how to concern to these rumors, because less than a week, analysts said that the 4-inch smartphone will be identical to the iPhone 6S.
iPhone 5SE specifications
According to the latest rumors, iPhone 5SE (Special Edition) is the new iPhone that will be released already this spring. The technical specifications of the new device will be:
- Screen 4 “with a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels
- Processor: Apple A8 64-bit Dual-Core 1.4 Ghz | Co-Processor M8
- GPU PowerVR GX6450
- RAM: 1GB
- Storage memory space: 16, 32, 64 Gb
- Rear camera 8 MP
- Frontal camera 1.2 MP
- Bluetooth 4.2
- WiFi 802.11ac
Also, the new iPhone will include current features such as, Live Photos and Apple Pay. As for 3D touch technology, it will not be available in this version of the iPhone.
The latest leaked photo shared by user Gijs Raggers (known for sharing leaked photos of the original iPad Air, 3 months before the release of the tablet) shows the iPhone 5 and the new iPhone 5SE side to side.
iPad Air 3
As for the iPad, there are not much news. There are only rumors about the fact that the tablet may be released in the first half of 2016 as it is the nearest window by Apple for updates. Last time 9.7” version was largely updated in October 2014 and all the expectations of experts are based on “it is the time for update”.
Meantime, there in no news about the iPhone 7. It is already well-known story that the Apple might remove 3.5 audio jack from the new device. There are also rumors that the Apple is developing a completely new chip for the iPhone 7, but no evidence found yet.