Source: Mac Rumors
Apple will start mass production on the rumored low-cost iPhone that’s in the works starting in February, reports Bloomberg . The new iPhone could launch as soon as March after production begins. Rumors suggest the new iPhone will be similar in design to an iPhone 8 , offering up a 4.7-inch LCD display, thick top and bottom bezels, a Touch ID Home button instead of Face ID, and a single-lens rear camera, but it will be equipped with a modern A13 chip and 3GB RAM. iPhone SE and iPhone 8 The iPhone will be the first truly low-cost iPhone Apple has introduced since the iPhone SE, which has led to the device being called the ” iPhone SE 2 ” in some rumors, even though it’s not expected to be as small as the original iPhone SE. There has been some speculation that Apple could call it the ” iPhone 9 ,” a number that was skipped with the 2017 unveiling of the iPhone X, but it’s not clear what it will be named. Render of what the low-cost iPhone could look like , via OnLeaks Given the $399 pricing of the original iPhone SE, which was also positioned as a more affordable iPhone option, the new low-cost device could potentially be sold at the same $399 price point, making it Apple’s most affordable iPhone.