Apple iPhone 5C Announced But Its Not As Cheap As Expected

From last couple of months we had posted lots of leaks and news about Apple’s so called cheap iPhone 5C and now few hours ago Apple has unrevealed it in an event held at the Cupertino.

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Apple says :-

“We believe the iPhone is an experience, The iPhone 5C is beautifully and unapologetically plastic and multiple parts have been reduced to a single polycarbonate component, whose surface is continuous and seamless. It’s quite remarkable when something feels familiar and yet is new at the same time. That’s the iPhone 5C.”

As per specs, the iPhone 5C takes on iPhone 5 and replaces it. iPhone 5C is 124.4×59.2×8.97mm and it weighs just 133 grams. As we had already told you, it will be available in white, pink, yellow, blue and green colors.

iPhone 5C sports a 4-inch Retina display with 1136×640 pixels screen resolution. It is powered by A6 chipset, at back it has 8 megapixel rear camera with f/2.4 aperture along with LED flash, backside illumination sensor, five-element lens, panorama, autofocus, it can shot videos at 1080p at 30fps. At front it has a 1.2 megapixel front camera . It houses a bigger battery which can survive through 10 hours of talk time on 3G and 250 hours on standby mode.

For connectivity,it has support for more LTE bands than any other smartphone in the world, dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. On the software front, iPhone 5C runs on latest iOS 7.

The unlocked iPhone 5C’s is priced $549 and $649 which is not cheap at all which every one was expecting for. Apple has also designed special multi-colored cases for iPhone 5C which will cost $29 each.

Basically you can say that iPhone 5C is the iPhone 5 in poly-carbonate body.

Its pre-order will start from 13 September along with iPhone 5S and it will go on sale from September 20, 2013 in selected countries. Apple hasn’t announced date for India.

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