Report: iPhone SE Has Begun Shipping Ahead of Initial Launch

A new report by AppleControll has stated that people who have preordered Apple’s iPhone SE are already getting notified that their new smartphone has begun shipping. Countries already getting the phone include the United States, Hong Kong, Canada, and the United Kingdom.


Delivery estimates currently stand between March 31st (the official launch date of the iPhone SE) and April 4th. Deliveries by UPS in the USA are the ones now shipping, while DPD is sending out SE units to customers in the UK.

It was initially expected that units would being shipping tomorrow, however Apple does tend to start sending out units of their new products early sometimes.

The iPhone SE is set for release tomorrow at Apple’s retail stores along with carriers such as T-Mobile, AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon. The device features the same A9 processor as the iPhone 6s alongside a 12MP camera with 4K video and Live Photos, 2GB of RAM, 16GB or 64GB of storage, Touch ID, Apple Pay, iOS 9.3, the body of the iPhone 5s, and a new Rose Gold finish.