Bloomberg: cheaper iPhone 9 will release in March

Sources Bloomberg called the launch date of the “cheap” Apple smartphone. According to the Agency, the new model will begin producing next month (just in factories — Foxconn, Pegatron and Winstron), and to release it in March.

“Cheaper” iPhone promise otpechatok finger scanner Touch ID built into the Home button (the scanner face ID, he will not), A13 processor, as the iPhone 11, and a design similar to the iPhone 8. Also he is credited with 4.7-inch LCD display and one main camera.

TF International Securities Analyst Ming Chi Kuo earlier predicted that the cost of new items will start at $399 — the same price simplified iPhone SE 2 at the start of sales in 2016. In the US the most current available model of the smartphone Apple — iPhone 8 with 64 GB of memory sells for $449.

it will be called “cheap” iPhone, is unclear. Bloomberg designates the device as the “iPhone 9”, that puts it in an intermediate position between the iPhone 8 and iPhone X, Kuo — as the “iPhone 2 SE”, though not the fact that this model will be the direct heir of the 4-inch iPhone SE.

Previously, the analyst said that the target audience “iPhone SE 2” is the iPhone 6, which do not attract fashionable features to the iPhone like 11 multi-modules or Face ID. Future new Apple might not only be a cheaper alternative, but the model that will be updated for a long time (available in iOS 13 iPhone 6s and above).

Text: To.Hi-tech