Reports suggest that Apple will release the iPhone 5se alongside iPad Air 3 the on March 18, 2016.
The device, Apple’s purported device to bring in compact faithfuls to the new generation of iOS devices, has been the subject of great anticipation and a bevy of rumours.
Cupertino’s regard to smaller footprints is now making a comeback.
This is after a huge chunk of apple's massive i phone user base got reluctant to upgrade and move up at a notch due to the tradeoff in compact form factors for bigger display panels.
9 to 5 mac reports citing several sources, that Apple plans to introduce the iPhone 5se alongside the iPad Air 3 in an event on march 15.
The iPhone 5se is remoured to feature an all-metal body akin to the original iPhone 5s.
It will also arrive with Bluetooth 4.2 onboard, voice over LTE, and Always-On Siri. Storage options will reportedly come in 32GB and 64GB variants.
Apple is expected to equip it with an A8 or an A9 chip.
Apple selling new iPhone and iPad devices would mean that the company is venturing into other strategies.
Usually, Cupertino puts a new iOS device on sale a week or two after an introduction event and a window for pre-ordering the device.