It hasn’t been very long since I was captivated by the iPhone SE, but more than a month after its release, how’s it holding up? Pretty well, which is not unusual for Apple devices, especially when they’re packing such high-end specs.

When the iPhone SE hit stores, Jon didn’t feel it had a place among the smartphone elite, suggesting people skip it and instead opt for Apple’s larger handsets. However, after giving it more thought, he now understands what Apple is trying to achieve with its little powerhouse.

You can hear all of his thoughts about the iPhone SE up above. While he still wouldn’t choose it over a Galaxy S7 Edge or HTC 10, there’s a lot to like about the iPhone SE, especially for those picking up their first smartphone.

Don’t forget to check out our iPhone SE review.