“As a guy who is fully invested in phablet-sized phones, including my own iPhone 6 Plus, I’m not the ideal candidate for the iPhone SE that Apple takes preorders Thursday,” Edward C. Baig reports for USA Today. “I plan to spend a bit of time living with a smaller form-factor iPhone again, but now that I’ve got one in my hands here are a few quick thoughts.”

“The baby iPhone is, well, like an adorable baby,” Baig reports. “You want to pick it up and hold it and when you do you get that warm and fuzzy feeling. While I’ve already indicated that I’ll more than likely stick with a larger phone — for starters, I can see what’s on the screen better — somehow my comparatively ginormous ‘Plus’ model is nowhere near as cute.”

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MacDailyNews Take: We get the same feeling whenever we hold our original iPhones.

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