Apple iPhone SE 16 GB - Test, Evaluation & Price

Apple iPhone SE 16 GB – Test, Review & Evaluation.

My name is Stein Jürgen and I have tested and evaluated the Apple iPhone SE 16 GB on March 29, 2016.

Besides ratings the table also shows the current price level of Apple iPhone SE 16 GB which is; 530 USD or 470 EUR.

I have rated Apple iPhone SE 16 GB on ten different quality parameters; Design & materials, user-friendliness, battery, antenna, camera, display, user interface, data speed, gaming experience and conversation quality.

For each quality parameter, I have awarded a rating between 0 and 10, 10 being the best. The overall evaluation of the Apple iPhone SE 16 GB is calculated to an overall evaluation of 49 /100.

In addition to my evaluations of the various quality parameters, you can also read the phone’s SAR Value and the current price level.

Overall evaluation:

49 / 100

Price Level:

$ 530 / € 470

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Review of Apple iPhone SE 16 GB

Design and Materials 5/10(Average) User-friendliness 8/10(Good)
Display 3/10(Poor) Camera & Video 5/10(Average)
Data Speed 5/10(Average) Gaming Experience 3/10(Poor)
Voice Quality 5/10(Average) Battery Life 4/10(Below average)
Navigation Speed 6/10(Average) Antenna Quality 8/10(Good)

Apple iPhone SE 16 GB has a price tag of appriximately USD 530 or EUR 470 and is not currently amongst the best phones on the market See current Top 30 best cell phones on the market.

If you are looking for a phone that gives you most value for money, please check our Top 30 cell phones with best quality/price ratio. Just seeking a phone with basic functionality? See Top 30 budget smartphones on the market.

My review of Apple iPhone SE 16 GB is based on criteria that I follow as objective as possible. Learn more about me and my evaluation criteria.
/Stein Jürgen


In general, the Apple iPhone SE 16 GB does not offer very much quality for the price. See phones with most value for money for better alternatives.

The quality of Battery Life, Display and Gaming Experience is below market avarage. You will most likely not be satisfied with Apple iPhone SE 16 GB if these qualities are important you.

Compare cell phones based on your own quality criteria.

Apple iPhone SE 16 GB: Emission (SAR Value)

The EU’s recommended upper limit is 2W/kg.

The SAR value for Apple iPhone SE 16 GB is 0.72W/kg, which is lower than the EU’s upper limit.

Mobile phones for children: The lower the SAR Value, the better according to the World Health Organisation (WHO). For children we only recommend phones with SAR Values that are less than 0.75W/kg.

See also: Mobile phones with low SAR values.