eTrade Supply repported that Apple really is preparing to release a low-cost iPhone with plastic housing tohelp the company strengthen its position in developing countries market, where smartphones are rapidly gaining an entry-level position. Citing an anonymous employee Foxconn, the publication states that reports of imminent available version of the iPhone is not an invention.
eTrade Supply has not yet managed to get pictures of the new gadget. However, the publication noted that the budget will be the cheapest Apple phone only relatively high-end versions, actually representing a mid-range device. The expected price of low-cost model will be $ 350-400, far exceeding previous forecasts ($ 150-250).
According to DigiTimes, the quarterly budget delivery iPhone can make only 2,4-3 million units, driven by a desire to test the response of Apple customers. The device receives 4-inch display with LTPS-matrix processor A6, and its body is made of plastic polikorbanatnogo. Due to this, the American corporation is going to significantly reduce the cost of production.
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