Due to the Coronavirus pandemic across the world, Apple won't have any physical launch event for the iPhone 9. However, the news is doing the round that the phone is coming soon, likely in the next five days.

There has been a photo leak of a case for a "new iPhone 4.7-inch, 2020," which fits the description of the rumored new phone, probably will be called either iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2. The case, though, won't go up for sale until April 5, another six days away, thus leveling the probability that the new iPhone will launch during that period.

The iPhone 9 or SE 2 is most likely to be a 4.7-inch phone with Touch ID and an A13 processor, a design similar to iPhone 8. There is also information doing the rounds that Apple may launch a more significant, "plus" version of the phone, similar to the iPhone 8 Plus.

Price

The rumored starting price of the iPhone 9 is $399.

Specifications

According to rumored news, the iPhone 9 will have the following specs:

  • 3GB RAM
  • A13 chipset (similar to current iPhone 11)
  • 7-inch LCD screen
  • Touch ID button
  • Single-camera
  • 32-64GB storage starting option
  • No headphone jack

A better battery

When it comes to value, the iPhone SE rules high on the charts if one is looking for a phone that will last throughout the day. The iPhone 9 has developed and long-lasting battery power, with the SE sweeping the floor of other popular iPhone models like iPhone 7 and iPhone 6. The phone has a smaller screen and a boxy design.

Improved Performance

One of the best things about SE is that the specifications are similar to iPhone 6S. The iPhone 9 would earn the latest chipset and an increase in RAM.

Whenever it may be launched, the rumored launch of the iPhone 9 is a piece of good news for iPhone lovers amidst the Coronavirus pandemic and sorrow the globe is going through.