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Updated January 10, 2024·

The Apple iPhone 14 Pro, being more expensive, offers a superior camera system with better still photo and video quality, more camera features like a 48MP main camera and Night mode, and a telephoto lens, which the iPhone SE (2022) lacks. The iPhone 14 Pro also has a larger, higher-resolution OLED screen with a higher refresh rate, ideal for smoother scrolling and more vibrant visuals compared to the iPhone SE's smaller LCD screen. If the camera and display are priorities and you don't mind the higher cost, the iPhone 14 Pro is a great choice. On the other hand, the iPhone SE (2022) offers simplicity with a familiar design, a significantly lower price, and still has a capable camera, but with less advanced features. It's a good option if you're looking for a more budget-friendly iPhone that covers the basics well. Give Feedback

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Advantages of the Apple iPhone 14 Pro
  • Excellent for taking photos
  • Best in class for recording videos
  • Good battery life
  • Best in class display quality
  • Best in class performance
Advantages of the Apple iPhone SE (2022)
  • The Apple iPhone SE (2022) has no clear advantages over the Apple iPhone 14 Pro.

Key differences

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Overall Camera Quality

9.2
iPhone 14 Pro
iPhone SE (2022)
5.7
The Apple iPhone 14 Pro has excellent overall camera quality, while the Apple iPhone SE (2022) has poor overall camera quality.

Photo Quality

9.1
iPhone 14 Pro
iPhone SE (2022)
5.5
The Apple iPhone 14 Pro takes excellent photos, while the Apple iPhone SE (2022) takes poor photos.

Video Quality

9.5
iPhone 14 Pro
iPhone SE (2022)
6.6
The Apple iPhone 14 Pro takes best in class videos, while the Apple iPhone SE (2022) takes only fair videos.

Battery

7.3 Hours
iPhone 14 Pro
iPhone SE (2022)
4.9 Hours
The Apple iPhone 14 Pro has 7.3 hours of battery life. The Apple iPhone SE (2022) has 4.9 hours of battery life.

Screen Size

The Apple iPhone 14 Pro has a screen size of 6.1 inches and the Apple iPhone SE (2022) is 4.7 inches.

Cost

$900
iPhone 14 Pro
iPhone SE (2022)
$429
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The Apple iPhone 14 Pro has a price of $900 and the Apple iPhone SE (2022) costs $429.
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How the Apple iPhone 14 Pro and the Apple iPhone SE (2022) compare to other phones

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Spec Comparison

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Apple iPhone 14 ProApple iPhone SE (2022)
Apple iPhone 14 ProApple iPhone SE (2022)

GENERAL

Price
$900
$429
Brand
AppleApple
Operating System
iOSiOS
Release Date
September 16, 2022March 18, 2022

SCREEN

Screen Size
6.1"4.7"
Resolution
2556 x 11791334 x 750
Variable refresh rate
YesNo
Pixels Per Inch
460326
Display Type
OLEDLCD

INTERNAL

Processor
A16A15
Internal Storage
128 GB64 GB
RAM
6 GB4 GB

CAMERA

Overall Camera Quality Score
9.2/105.8/10
Photos Score
9.2/105.6/10
Videos Score
9.5/106.6/10
Rear Cameras
Main, Ultrawide, TelephotoMain
Main Camera
48 megapixels + OIS12 megapixels + OIS

BATTERY

Battery Life
7.3 Hours4.9 Hours
Battery Capacity
3200 mAh2018 mAh
Wireless Charging
YesYes
Wireless charging Speed
15 W7.5 W
Reverse wireless charging
NoNo

PHYSICAL

Size
5.81" x 2.81"5.45" x 2.65"
Weight
7.27 oz5.08 oz
Back Material
GlassGlass
Stereo Speakers
NoNo

CONNECTIVITY

Dual SIM
YesYes
Bluetooth Version
5.35.0
A2DP
YesYes
WiFi Version
66
NFC
YesYes
US 5G Bands
(SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 14, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 53, 66, 70, 71, 77, 78, 79, 258, 260, 261 (SA/NSA/Sub6)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 26, 28, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 70, 77, 78, 79 (SA/NSA/Sub6)1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 29, 30, 38, 40, 41, 48, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79

OTHER FEATURES

Biometric unlock
Face unlockFingerprint sensor: Front
Unlockable Bootloader
NoNo
Color
Deep Purple, Gold, Silver, Space BlackMidnight, Starlight, Red
SD Card
NoNo
Custom ROM Support
NoNo

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Apple iPhone 14 Pro

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Tom's Guide

Jordan Palmer | March 2023
"I am confident in saying that, based on my usage and time with the device, the iPhone 14 Pro is the best phone Apple’s made. It’s powerful, has amazing cameras, sports a beautiful display, and the notch is dead. It’s hard to think of anything truly wrong with this device and it’s perfect for people tired of giant handsets."

Apple iPhone SE (2022)

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Ars Technica

Samuel Axon | March 2022
"Thanks to the inclusion of the A15 chip, the SE is likely to be supported for years to come. That makes it the best deal in smartphones today for folks who just want something simple and don't care about the frills. The iPhone SE is a great deal if you're more interested in the basics than the latest flashy features.. It's also a great option for people who prefer to use their phones one-handed—a dying breed, we know."

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About Apple

The tech giant called Apple is synonymous with the most popular smartphone in the world: the iPhone. Known for their build quality and aesthetics, as well as for their excellent integration between hardware and software, iPhones have defined the smartphone industry ever since their conception and they continue to do so by setting new industry standards. Apple's own operating system, called iOS, is known for its simplicity and ease of use, and the company tends to complement it well by creating devices with some of the most powerful processing hardware available in the mobile world. The iPhone is also known for its robust ecosystem of accessories, as it facilitates a very seamless experience when interacting with other Apple products, more so than most of its competitors.

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