Apple has just unveiled a fantastic value iPhone SE 2 handset – but if you’re a stranger to iOS, what are the best alternatives to the budget device?
The iPhone SE 2 is a rare foray into the mid-range market from Apple, with high specs that belie the low price tag and are likely to see it become a smash hit. For £419/$399 you’ll get a world-beating A13 Bionic chipset, plus a camera roughly equivalent to that of the iPhone XR.
However that’s not to say it doesn’t have its weaknesses. The screen is underwhelming, measuring just 4.7-inches and with a 720p resolution, and the design is similarly retrograde looking as it does almost identical to the iPhone 8.
On top of that, there are plenty of people who don’t want to commit to Apple’s ecosystem or simply prefer the flexibility…