Third-Generation iPhone SE Features Increased 4GB of RAM

Third-Generation iPhone SE Features Increased 4GB of RAM

Apple this week unveiled a third-generation iPhone SE, with key new features being an A15 chip, 5G support, longer battery life, camera enhancements, and more durable glass. While not advertised by Apple, the new iPhone SE also features more RAM.


With assistance from developer Moritz Sternemann, MacRumors has confirmed that the third-generation iPhone SE features 4GB of RAM, compared to 3GB in the previous model. This information is sourced from strings within the Xcode 13.3 Release Candidate that Apple released following its “Peek Performance” event on Tuesday.

The same type of Xcode strings have accurately revealed the amount of RAM in several generations of iPhones and iPads. For example, the strings revealed that the sixth-generation iPad mini also has an increased 4GB of RAM.

Photo and video editing apps can benefit from access to more RAM, as they are able to keep more layers stored in memory. Additional RAM can also allow more apps and pages loaded in Safari to remain active in the background.

The new iPhone SE will be available to pre-order starting at 5 a.m. Pacific Time on Friday, March 11 in the United States, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Japan, the United Kingdom, and more than 30 other countries and regions. Deliveries to customers and in-store availability will begin Friday, March 18.

Related Stories

iPhone SE 2 Discontinued, iPhone SE 3 From $429 Now Apple’s Cheapest iPhone

With Apple’s debut of the new third-generation iPhone SE at its spring “Peek Performance” event, Apple has dropped the previous second-generation iPhone SE from its lineup on the online Apple Store, which means the cheapest new iPhone Apple offers has gone up in price. The old iPhone SE 2 featured an A13 Bionic chip, 3GB RAM, and a low starting price of $399. It came in white, black, and…

Buyer’s Guide: Don’t Buy an iPhone SE Right Now – New Model Imminent

The third-generation iPhone SE is expected to arrive in less than a week with a number of notable features and improvements, so prospective customers should now hold off on buying an iPhone SE until the new model arrives. Based on reports from reliable sources over the past two years, the third-generation iPhone SE is currently expected to bring at least three main improvements: A15…

New iPhone SE Inches Closer to Launch as Suppliers Begin Preparing for Shipments

Multiple component suppliers in Apple’s supply chain are gearing up for shipments of a third-generation iPhone SE, slated for launch in the first half of 2022, according to industry sources cited by Taiwanese publication DigiTimes. The full report has yet to be released, but a paywalled preview reads as follows:VCM suppliers see no cutback in orders for new iPhones: VCM (voice coil motor)…

New iPhone SE Reportedly on Track for Release in First Quarter of 2022

Apple plans to release a third-generation iPhone SE in the first quarter of 2022, according to Taiwanese research firm TrendForce. If this timeframe proves to be accurate, we can expect the device to be released by the end of March. As previously rumored, TrendForce said the new iPhone SE will remain a mid-range smartphone with added support for 5G:In terms of product development, Apple is…

Apple Announces New iPhone SE With A15 Bionic and 5G Connectivity

At its “Peek Performance” event, Apple today announced the third-generation iPhone SE, featuring the A15 Bionic chip, improved battery life, 5G connectivity, a new camera system, and more, all for a starting price of $429. The new iPhone SE features the same 4.7-inch display as the current model, but now offers the toughest glass in a smartphone on the front and back — the same as on the…

40% of iPhone Users Plan to Buy iPhone SE 3, Survey Indicates

40 percent of iPhone users intend to buy the third-generation iPhone SE, according to the findings of a survey by SellCell. Of the survey respondents that plan to buy the iPhone SE, 24 percent plan to use it as their main device, while 16 percent plan to give the device as a gift or use it as a secondary device. While most iPhone SE 3 buyers plan to use the device themselves, 10.9 percent…

Last-Minute 5G iPhone SE Details Leaked By Reliable Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo

Renowned Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has shared six “predictions” for the third-generation iPhone SE, providing several new insights into details about the device. Repeating information from previous rumors, Kuo claims that the third-generation iPhone SE will feature the same design as the current model, the A15 Bionic chip, and 5G connectivity, but there are several new details. Some …

Popular Stories

Apple Event Live Blog: iPhone SE, iPad Air, Mac Studio, and More

Apple’s virtual “Peek Performance” event kicks off today at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time, where we’re expecting to see new iPhone SE and iPad Air models, as well as at least one new Mac model. Apple is providing a live video stream on its website, on YouTube, and in the company’s TV app across its platforms. We will also be updating this article with live blog coverage and issuing Twitter updates …

Four Apple Devices You Shouldn’t Buy Right Now – New Models Are Imminent

New Apple products are expected to be announced at the company’s “Peek Performance” event on March 8, so prospective customers should now hold off on buying at least four currently-available Apple devices until updated models launch. Based on reports from reliable sources over the past two years, Apple is expected to announce replacements for at least four of its current devices with new…

Evidence of M2 Apple Silicon Chip Spotted Ahead of Apple Event on Tuesday

Evidence that Apple is testing the M2 Apple silicon chip, expected to debut first in a new MacBook Air and refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro, has been spotted by a developer ahead of Tuesday’s “Peek performance” Apple event. As reported by Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman in his latest Power On newsletter, a “developer source” has informed him that in recent weeks, Apple has been testing a chip with an…

Cheaper 27-Inch ‘Studio Display’ Reportedly Coming at Tomorrow’s Apple Event

Apple’s long-awaited consumer-level display, reportedly set to be called the “Studio Display,” will launch tomorrow during Apple’s “Peek Performance” event, according to a new rumor from YouTuber Luke Miani. In a video showcasing renders alleged to be the upcoming “Mac Studio,” Miani also shares renders of the “Studio Display.” According to the YouTuber who has an unverified track record…

Top Stories: ‘Peek Performance’ Apple Event Preview

It’s finally time! After several months of quiet, Apple is ready to ramp things up again with its first event of 2022, scheduled for Tuesday, March 8. Unsurprisingly, our top stories for this week are centered around the event, and they include the announcement itself, our overviews of what we should and shouldn’t expect to see at the event, and even some last-minute rumors, so read on for…

Alleged ‘Mac Studio’ Renders Surface Ahead of Tomorrow’s ‘Peek Performance’ Apple Event

Renders alleged to be the “Mac Studio,” described as a hybrid between a Mac Pro and Mac mini, have surfaced online just a day before Apple holds its “Peek Performance” event, where at least one new Mac is expected to be announced. The renders were shared by YouTuber Luke Miani, and shows a design similar to the Mac mini, with a very similar footprint but approximately four-inches tall…

Gurman: ‘Mac Studio’ Mac Mini/Mac Pro Hybrid and New Display With A-Series Chip Are ‘Ready to Go’

Apple could unveil a new “Mac Studio” machine and a new display that runs iOS at the March 8 event, according to a last minute confirmation from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman. In a tweet, Gurman says that the Mac Studio and a “new monitor running iOS are “ready to go” and will likely be debuting tomorrow. Earlier today, YouTuber Luke Miani shared renders of what he claims is the “Mac Studio,”…


#ThirdGeneration #iPhone #Features #Increased #4GB #RAM

Show Comments (0)

Your email address will not be published.