Presenting new products, Apple has carefully avoided technical aspects of the demonstrated devices. So it was yesterday at the event in Cupertino during the announcement of the iPhone SE. Apple only said that the device has a 4-inch screen and efficient processor Apple A9, but on the amount of operational information was hushed up. According to the results of AnTuTu benchmark, the new 4-inch handset will have 2 GB of RAM as the flagship models of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.
Last year, Apple decided to increase compared with previous models, the amount of RAM in the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus to 2 GB. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus the amount of RAM is 1 GB. Judging by the benchmarks, “the most powerful 4-inch smartphone” Apple also has 2 GB of RAM. In AnTuTu, the model was shown in the result 134 of 358 points.
The first iPhone only had 128 MB of RAM. This figure was doubled the iPhone 3GS and re-doubled on the iPhone 4. Model iPhone 5, which debuted in 2012, was the first who received the 1 GB of RAM. This figure has not changed in the following versions of iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus. 2 GB of RAM – a really important feature for iPhone SE, what allowed to see the recent comparison tests.
If downloading on an iPhone with a dozen of tabs in your browser, then try to go back to the first page, it is on smartphones with 1 GB RAM and less each site will be loaded as new, while on models with 2 GB of pages will open instantly, as they will be in RAM. The same applies to multitasking: on the iPhone SE with 2 GB of RAM is already running it will open instantly.
Note that SE iPhone looks virtually indistinguishable from the iPhone 5s, a new modification gives only the inscription “SE” on the body and the color “rose gold”. Based on Apple’s A9 processor, 12-megapixel camera with Live Photos and video recording in 4K resolution. It is also noted the fingerprint scanner Touch ID-enabled Apple Pay service, more capacious battery.
iPhone SE will be available for pre-order from March 24, 2016 in the countries of the first wave, and the sale will start March 31. In Russia iPhone SE with 16 GB of memory will be priced at 37 990 rubles for the version with 64 GB will have to pay 47 990 rubles.