Apple pre-orders for iPhone 5c is now live in nine countries around the world: United States , Canada, Australia, France, Germany , Great Britain, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan.
iPhone 5c, to be released simultaneously with the iPhone 5s, which are almost identical to the iPhone 5. The smartphone coming out in five different colors ( white , blue, green , pink and yellow ) has a plastic body to match the colorful iOS 7 firmware – , which according to Apple, will allow interested in an even wider range of users .
iPhone 5c housing is made of polycarbonate with a durable coating. The back and side faces are a single entity , and the strength of the structure is achieved by using a number of internal steel frame , which is at the same time acts as an antenna . iPhone 5c has the same hardware specs as the iPhone 5 : four-inch display with a resolution of 1136 × 640 pixels , the processor A6, FaceTime HD camera and 8 – megapixel main camera. The smartphone has a thickness of 9 mm and a weight of 132 g – 1.4 mm and 20 grams more than the iPhone 5. But the battery life in talk and standby times and increased from 8 hours to 10 225 and 250 , respectively. Another advantage of the new items is to support a larger number of bands LTE, including the Russian network.
It was expected that the iPhone 5c Apple will be the answer to the rapid growth of the middle and low-end segment , but the model has not turned out as cheap as expected . Price per unit with a minimum of 16 GB of memory in the U.S. is $99 with contract mobile operator , and $ 199 for the 32- gigabyte version . Without a contract in the U.S., the price for this model – $549 / $649. Price iPhone 5c without reference in Western Europe is around 599 Euros for the 16GB and 699 Euros for the 32GB .
Global sales of iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c will begin on September 20 in the U.S., Australia , Canada, France, Germany , Great Britain, Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong. A week later, the sales of the Apple smartphone will be extended to 22 countries , mostly in Europe. If you are not sure on whether to get the iPhone 5c or not, the articles below might help you in making your decision:
- iPhone 5c: Apple revealed the strategy behind the colorful device
- The iPhone 5C Gallery
- All That You Need to Know About iPhone 5s and 5c
- Apple has released a promotional video for the iPhone 5C
- Apple revealed the new iPhone 5C in five colors