Apple’s Low-Cost iPhone 5C Specs and Price

There has been a lot of buzz about Apple’s “budget” or “low-cost” iPhone, and finally they have announced it.

iPhone 5C is the Apple’s low-cost iPhone which is priced at $99 for the 16GB model and $199 for the 32GB on 2 year contracts in the US.

Apple’s iPhone 5C is similar to iPhone 5 in terms of performance apart from some improvements in battery life and front facing FaceTime camera. It comes with a A6 chip and an 8 MP camera and will be running on the new iOS 7.

Apple's Low-Cost iPhone 5C Specs and Price

Regarding the design and looks, iPhone 5C has a hard-coated polycarbonate shell with black front bezel and a 4 inch Retina display. The outer plastic shell is reinforced by a steel frame in which functions as a multi band antenna which is a really neat feature. Apart from this, Apple is also gives you the option to choose your iPhone 5C in few different colors – green, white, blue, pink, and yellow. They would be selling these silicon covers at $29 each to accent your color choice.

Summarizing the features iPhone 5C,

  • Comes in multiple colors: Red, Green, Cyan, Yellow, White.
  • 4 inch retina display
  • A6 chip
  • 8mp camera
  • Hard coated polycarbonate shell
  • Multiband antenna
  • Support more LTE bands than any other smartphone in the world
  • WiFi Dual band with a/b/g/n support.
  • iOS 7

iPhone 5C will be available for pre-order from 13th September and released on September 20th in the Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Singapore, the UK, the US.

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