Compare Apple iPhone SE vs Apple iPhone 5s

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Apple iPhone SE is the same as Apple iPhone 5s
  • Internal Storage of Apple iPhone SE is the same as Apple iPhone 5s
  • Apple iPhone SE's 2GB RAM is more than Apple iPhone 5s's 1GB RAM
 
Apple iPhone SE
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Spec Score 
100 /100
77 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
95 Value For Money Score
84 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4 inch 4 inch   
Screen Resolution
1136 x 640 pixels 1136 x 640 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 326 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Apple A series Apple A series   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.3GHz   
Processor
Apple A9 Apple A7   
Processor Type
Dual-Core Dual-Core   
RAM
2GB 1GB   
Graphics
PowerVR GT7600 PowerVR G6430   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 8MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
1.2MP 1.2MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
1/3" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR Simultaneous HD Video & Image Recording, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual Tone LED Flash Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
iOS iOS   
OS Version
iOS 11 iOS 7   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
- -   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Apple Lightning Connector Apple Lightning Connector   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS Fingerprint Scanner, GPS   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6   
Weight
113 grams 112 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, WiFi Calling   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Space Gray, Gold, Silver, Rose Gold Gold, Silver, Space Grey   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 year manufacturer warranty for device and in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase 1 year manufacturer warranty for device and in-box accessories including batteries from the date of purchase   
Body SAR
1.19W/kg 1.18W/kg   
Head SAR
1.17W/kg 1.12W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
11.5GB 11.5GB   
Card Slot
No No   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
OTG Support
Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive) Yes, Compatible through accompanying apps (SanDisk iXpand, Strontium Nitro iDrive)   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No -   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1662, A1723, CDMA 800 / 1900 - A1662, A1723 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1533 (CDMA), A1453   
3G Bands
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1662, A1723, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - A1662, A1723, TD‑SCDMA - A1723 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1533 (GSM), A1453, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - A1533 (CDMA), A1453, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A1457, A1530   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700) - A1662 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1723 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900) - A1533 GSM, A1533 CDMA, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850) - A1453, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - A1457, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - A1530   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1642mAh 1560mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
No -   
Fast Charging
No No   

Apple iPhone SE vs Apple iPhone 5s Specs

Specs
Apple iPhone SEApple iPhone 5s  
Screen Size 4 inch4 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP8MP  
RAM 2GB1GB  
Battery Capacity 1642mAh1560mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.2MP1.2MP  

Apple iPhone 5s Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Touch ID helps to keep the phone secure
  • Good Rear Camera
  • Compact size helps for one handed use
The Bad
  • Battery Life could have been better
  • Ageing hardware now, launched in 2013

Apple iPhone SE Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Compact form factor makes it easy to use single handedly
  • Brilliant Camera at the back, similar to the iPhone 6s
  • Speedy performance thanks to the A9 Chip and 2GB RAM
The Bad
  • Front camera is average, from the iPhone 5 with f/2.4 aperture
  • Non-expandable 16GB Storage can be constraining for some
  • Dated Design of the iPhone 5s from 2013

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This page helps you compare Apple iPhone SE with Apple iPhone 5s. When you see Apple iPhone SE Vs Apple iPhone 5s comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Apple iPhone SE stands against Apple iPhone 5s and which one you should buy. The best price of Apple iPhone SE is currently Rs. 19,990. The lowest price for Apple iPhone 5s is Rs. 17,350. The prices for both these products were updated November 24, 2017.
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