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Apple iPhone 7 (128GB) vs Apple iPhone SE (64GB)

Side by side comparison between Apple iPhone 7 vs Apple iPhone SE phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple iPhone SE XApple iPhone 7 (128GB)14Points
Apple iPhone 7 (128GB)
4.7"
IPS

750x1334

12
MP

7.1mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

1960
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
02PointsApple iPhone SE (64GB)Compare Apple iPhone 7 X
Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
4"
IPS

640x1136

12
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Dual

1642
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Apple iPhone 7 (128GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

iPhone 7 (128GB)14 Advantages Apple iPhone 7 (128GB)vsiPhone SE (64GB)2 Advantages Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
+2.34Ghz 64bit Quad-Core34%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.84Ghz 64bit Dual-Core
+128GB (119GB available)109%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs64GB (57GB available)
+7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)7%
Thinner
vs7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
+750x1334 pixels38%
Higher resolution screen
vs640x1136 pixels
+4.7"18%
Larger screen
vs4"
+Quad-LED flashAdvantage
The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsDual-LED flash
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+f/1.8 (aperture)22%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+(front) 7.1MP5 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
vs(front) HD (1280x720)
+(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+1960 mAh19%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs1642 mAh
+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
138 grams (4.83 ounces)vs+113 grams (3.96 ounces)22%
Lighter
proprietary audio outputvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores

36 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR4 / 2GB
NVMe (SSD)
Aluminum body, glass front
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
60Hz
16 million
326 PPI
+29 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
ModeliPhone 7 (128GB)iPhone SE (64GB)
Other model namesiPhone 7 A1660 CDMA, iPhone 7 A1778iPhone SE A1662, iPhone SE A1723, iPhone SE A1724
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateSeptember, 2016March, 2016
Depth7.1 millimeters (0.28 inches)7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)67.1 x 138.3 millimeters (2.64 x 5.44 in)58.6 x 123.8 millimeters (2.31 x 4.87 in)
Weight138 grams (4.83 ounces)113 grams (3.96 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minNot supported
System (OS)Apple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Operating systemiOS 10iOS 9.0
Firmware updateiOS 15iOS 15
HardwareApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Chipset64bit - Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24 (16nm)64bit - Apple A9 APL0898
CPU processorQuad-Core, 2 processors:
2.34Ghz Dual-Core Hurricane
2Ghz Dual-Core Zephyr
1.84Ghz Dual-Core Apple Twister
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR Series7XT Plus MP6PowerVR GT7600 MP6
RAM memory2GB LPDDR42GB
Internal storage128GB (119GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
64GB (57GB available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Display typeTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size4.7" inches4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~65.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~60.8% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution750x1334 pixels (16:9)640x1136 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)326 PPI326 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassSapphire GlassGorilla Glass 4
Display features60Hz, 625 nits60Hz
Mobile networksApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900, CDMA 800/1900/2100 (A1660)CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkA1660 model:
CDMA2000
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
A1778 model:
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000 (A1724)
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 (1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,27,28,29,30)
TD-LTE (38,39,40,41)
LTE Cat4
A1662 model:
LTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29)
A1723/A1724 model:
LTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD‑LTE (38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x2592 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashQuad-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens29mm lens
Sensor size1/3" inches1/3" inches
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
2ª cameraApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Front camera (secondary)7.1 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution3072x2304 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.4 (aperture)
Focal length32mm lens31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOVMPEG4, H.264, H.265, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, AAC, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
ConnectivityApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 proprietary connectorUSB 2.0 proprietary connector
TV outputProprietary TV-outProprietary TV-out
Audio outputproprietary audio output3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Jet Black, Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Simultaneous video and image recording
- 3D Touch display
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- NFC Apple Pay only
- New stereo dual-speaker system
- Lightning to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter included
- WiFi hotspot
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Oleophobic coating
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Simultaneous HD video and image recording
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud cloud service
- NFC for Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supplyApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity1960 mAh1642 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standby14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days14400 minutes | 240 hours | 10 days
Radiation rateApple iPhone 7 (128GB)Apple iPhone SE (64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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