Finish

  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Space Grey
  • Rose Gold

Capacity1

16GB

64GB

Size and Weight2

123.8 mm (4.87 inches)

58.6 mm (2.31 inches)

7.6 mm (0.30 inch)

Weight: 113 grams (3.99 ounces)

Display

Retina display

4‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit widescreen Multi‑Touch display

1136‑by‑640‑pixel resolution at 326 ppi

800:1 contrast ratio (typical)

Full sRGB standard

500 cd/m² max brightness (typical)

Fingerprint‑resistant oleophobic coating

Support for displaying multiple languages and characters simultaneously

Chip

A9 chip with 64‑bit architecture

Embedded M9 motion coprocessor

Camera

12‑megapixel camera

ƒ/2.2 aperture

Five-element lens

5× digital zoom

Live Photos with stabilisation

Local tone mapping

Face detection

True Tone flash

Sapphire crystal lens cover

Backside illumination sensor

Hybrid IR filter

Autofocus with Focus Pixels

Tap to focus with Focus Pixels

Exposure control

Noise reduction

Auto HDR for photos

Panorama (up to 63 megapixels)

Auto image stabilisation

Burst mode

Timer mode

Photo geotagging

Video Recording

4K video recording at 30 fps

1080p HD video recording at 30 fps or 60 fps

720p HD video recording at 30 fps

3× digital zoom

True Tone flash

Cinematic video stabilisation (1080p and 720p)

Continuous autofocus video

Face detection

Noise reduction

Slow‑motion video support for 1080p at 120 fps, and 720p at 240 fps

Time‑lapse video with stabilisation

Take 8-megapixel still photos while recording 4K video

Playback zoom

Video geotagging

FaceTime HD Camera

1.2‑megapixel photos

ƒ/2.4 aperture

Retina Flash

720p HD video recording

Auto HDR for photos

Backside illumination sensor

Face detection

Burst mode

Exposure control

Timer mode

Touch ID

Fingerprint sensor built into the Home button

Apple Pay

Pay with your iPhone using Touch ID in stores, within selected apps and on participating websites

Complete purchases made with Apple Pay on your Mac

Learn more about Apple Pay

Mobile and Wireless

Model A1662*

LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29)

CDMA EV‑DO Rev. A (800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)

UMTS/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)

GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

Model A1723*

LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)

TD‑LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)

TD‑SCDMA 1900 (F), 2000 (A)

CDMA EV‑DO Rev. A (800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)

UMTS/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)

GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

All models

802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi‑Fi

Bluetooth 4.2 wireless technology

NFC

Location

Assisted GPS and GLONASS

Digital compass

Wi-Fi

Cellular

iBeacon microlocation

Video Calling3

FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network

Audio Calling3

FaceTime audio

Audio Playback

Audio formats supported: AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Dolby Digital (AC-3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC-3), Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF and WAV

User-configurable maximum volume limit

TV and Video

AirPlay Mirroring, photos, and audio and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)

Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital AV Adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)

Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 4K, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC‑LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio or Dolby Audio up to 1008 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo or multichannel audio in .m4v, .mp4 and .mov file formats; MPEG‑4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC‑LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio or Dolby Audio up to 1008 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo or multichannel audio in .m4v, .mp4 and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M‑JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Siri4

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more

Get proactive suggestions

Use hands‑free

Listen to and identify songs

Learn more about Siri

External Buttons and Connectors

Touch ID sensor

Volume up/down

Ring/Silent

On/Off
Sleep/Wake

3.5-mm
headphone jack

Lightning connector

Microphone

Built-in speaker

Power and Battery5

Talk time:

Up to 14 hours on 3G

Internet use:

Up to 12 hours on 3G,

up to 13 hours on 4G LTE,

up to 13 hours on Wi‑Fi

Video playback:

Up to 13 hours

Audio playback:

Up to 50 hours

Standby time:

Up to 10 days

 

Built‑in rechargeable lithium‑ion battery

Charging via USB to a computer system or power adapter

Sensors

Touch ID fingerprint sensor

Three‑axis gyro

Accelerometer

Proximity sensor

Ambient light sensor

Operating System

iOS 10

With an all-new design and all-new features, iOS 10 is our most advanced mobile OS. It brings your iPhone to life in more intelligent and expressive ways than ever.

See what’s new in iOS 10

iOS 10 includes:

  • AirDrop
  • AirPlay
  • AirPrint
  • Control Centre
  • Handoff
  • HomeKit
  • iCloud
  • iCloud Keychain
  • Multitasking
  • Night Shift
  • Notification Centre
  • Siri
  • Spotlight Search

Accessibility

Accessibility features help people with disabilities get the most out of their new iPhone SE. With built-in support for vision, hearing, physical and motor skills, and learning and literacy, you can fully enjoy the world‘s most personal device. Learn more

Features includes:

  • VoiceOver
  • Zoom
  • Magnifier
  • Software TTY
  • Siri and Dictation
  • Switch Control
  • Closed Captions
  • AssistiveTouch
  • Speak Screen

Built‑in Apps

Built‑in apps are an essential part of your iPhone experience and are efficiently designed to use less than 200MB of storage.

Camera
Photos
Health
Messages
Phone
FaceTime
Mail
Music
Wallet
Safari
Maps
Siri
Calendar
iTunes Store
App Store
Notes
Contacts
iBooks
Home
Weather
Reminders
Clock
Videos
Stocks
Calculator
Voice Memos
Compass
Podcasts
Watch
Tips
iCloud Drive
Find My iPhone
Find My Friends
Settings

Free Apps from Apple6

Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand and iTunes U are preinstalled on iPhone models with a capacity of 64GB.

iMovie
Pages
Keynote
Numbers
iTunes U
GarageBand
Apple Store
iTunes
Remote
Music Memos
Apple TV
Remote

Headphones

EarPods with 3.5-mm Headphone Plug

Storage and travel case

SIM Card

Nano-SIM

iPhone SE is not compatible with existing micro‑SIM cards.

Rating for Hearing Aids

Model A1662, A1723: M3, T4

Mail Attachment Support

Viewable document types

.jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel); .zip; .ics

System Requirements

Apple ID (required for some features)

Internet access7

Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires:

Environmental Requirements

Operating ambient temperature: 0° to 35° C (32° to 95° F)

Nonoperating temperature: –20° to 45° C (–4° to 113° F)

Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing

Operating altitude: Tested up to 3,000 metres (10,000 feet)

Languages

Language support

English (Australia, Canada, UK, US), Chinese (Simplified, Traditional, Traditional Hong Kong), French (Canada, France), German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish (Latin America, Mexico, Spain), Arabic, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

QuickType keyboard support

English (Australia, Canada, India, Singapore, UK, US), Chinese — Simplified (Handwriting, Pinyin, Stroke), Chinese — Traditional (Cangjie, Handwriting, Pinyin, Stroke, Sucheng, Zhuyin), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian, Japanese (Kana, Romaji), Korean, Spanish (Latin America, Mexico, Spain), Arabic, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cherokee, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Emoji, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, Flemish, Greek, Gujarati, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi (Devanagari, Transliteration), Hinglish, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Marathi, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Cyrillic, Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Swedish, Tamil (Script, Transliteration), Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese

QuickType keyboard support with predictive input8

English (Australia, Canada, India, Singapore, UK, US), Chinese (Simplified, Traditional), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish (Latin America, Mexico, Spain), Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Thai, Turkish

Siri languages

English (Australia, Canada, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Singapore, South Africa, UK, US), Spanish (Chile, Mexico, Spain, US), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian (Italy, Switzerland), Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (Mainland China, Taiwan), Cantonese (Mainland China, Hong Kong), Arabic (Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates), Danish (Denmark), Dutch (Belgium, Netherlands), Finnish (Finland), Hebrew (Israel), Malay (Malaysia), Norwegian (Norway), Russian (Russia), Swedish (Sweden), Turkish (Turkey), Thai (Thailand), Portuguese (Brazil)

Dictation languages

English (Australia, Canada, India, Ireland, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, UK, US), Spanish (Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Spain, US), French (Belgium, Canada, France, Luxembourg, Switzerland), German (Austria, Germany, Switzerland), Italian (Italy, Switzerland), Japanese, Korean, Mandarin (Mainland China, Taiwan), Cantonese (Hong Kong), Arabic (Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates), Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch (Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands), Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Malaysian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovakian, Swedish, Turkish, Thai, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Definition dictionary support

English, Chinese (Simplified, Traditional), Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish

Bilingual dictionary support

Chinese (Simplified), Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish

Spell check

English (Australia, Canada, UK, US), French, German, Italian, Spanish, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil, Portugal), Russian, Swedish, Turkish

In the Box

iPhone with iOS 10

EarPods with 3.5-mm Headphone Plug

Lightning to USB Cable

USB Power Adapter

Documentation

iPhone and the Environment

Apple takes a complete product life cycle approach to determining our environmental impact. Learn more

iPhone SE embodies Apple’s continuing environmental progress. It is designed with the following features to reduce environmental impact:

  • Mercury‑free LED‑backlit display
  • Arsenic‑free display glass
  • Brominated flame retardant–free
  • PVC-free
  • Beryllium‑free
  • Recyclable aluminium enclosure

Apple and the Environment

Learn more about Apple’s dedication to reducing the environmental impact of our products and processes. Or read our Product Environmental Reports for detailed information on the environmental performance of every Apple product.

Recycling

Apple takes a holistic view of materials management and waste minimisation.

Learn how to recycle your iPhone

iPhone 7 Tech Specs

Learn more

iPhone 6s Tech Specs

Learn more