The smartphone will be the successor to iPhone SE and possess the cheapest equipment
Create a cheap iPhone to compete with Samsung and Huawei
Apple is planning to release a cheaper iPhone in the spring of 2020. Company to create a separate range of affordable smartphones focused on emerging markets, where customers increasingly focus on affordable devices from rival companies such as Samsung and Huawei, according to Nikkei.
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Apple iPhone sales are declining, and the tech giant compensates for this growing business in the field of wearable electronics and services. The idea of a cheaper iPhone could help to stop this financial downturn and even increase sales of the company.
As noted by Nikkei, the last time Apple released an affordable option in 2016: iPhone SE. Prices started from $ 399, but dropped to $ 249 after in January of this year, Apple brought him back on sale due to high demand.
Apple will release the smallest iPhone
According to rumors, the “cheap smartphone” will be the successor to iPhone SE 2, but with a 4.7-inch display as the iPhone 8, but equipped with “flagship hardware” inside. The device reportedly will use a cheaper LCD display to make the price more attractive and affordable than the iPhone XR.
Experienced technical analyst from GF Securities analyst Jeff PU commented on Nikkei that Apple may use the future device to increase sales of its devices if the new flagship, released on 10 September will not be able to meet the expectations of sales by the spring of 2020.
Apple stopped the production of cheap iPhone
Earlier, experts predicted that the new iPhone 11 will return to the classic design. Last time Apple has thrown on the shelves discounted iPhone 8 Plus, which sold out in a day.
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