It seems that Apple have now decided to muscle down Samsung in the mid-end smartphone market. Under the supervision of Tim Cook, Apple is ready to do experiment by announcing iPhone 5C in the market.
Until now, iPhone as a brand gels with hot and happening crowd. At the same time, Apple never ever ventured into lower segment of the market. Now Apple is selling more iPhones in the emerging nations compared to western world.
The high-end model - iPhone 5 still being targeted at niche consumers, whereas iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S became instant hit - thanks to the introduction of EMI schemes in a price conscious markets like India. It is said that low-cost iPhone will be officially announced on September 18 alongside premium version of iPhone.
Only a few days left until the official debut, leaks in regards to iPhone 5C have increased. The latest picture of iPhone 5C reveals the front panel of the device. It looks similar to iPhone 5 from the front side, while the rear back panel is missing.
Chinese site C Technology ( via Phone Arena) claims the responsibility of having a good look the panel. It is believed that the only difference between iPhone 5 and the iPhone 5C is the use of plastic to produce the latter device. The site also claims that cosmetically both iPhone 5 and 5C, are similar expect few minor changes.
Yesterday, GizBot informed you that iPhone 5C cases are already available on Amazon.com. The advertisement given on the online site might have slipped some sizzling details about so-called iPhone 5 Budget. Again, the Apple iPhone will be made of plastic, while the rear back camera comes with LED Flash, as visible in the advert posted by case maker. The iPhone 5C retail packaging has been in leaked in the meanwhile.
iPhone 5C - Rumored specifications
Whether you like to call iPhone Lite or iPhone C or budet iPhone, it hardly matters before the official release. For sure, there is a device low on built-quality, and there are chances to see iPhone 5C unveiled on September 18. As per rumors, the iPhone 5C will have a 4-inch Retina Display, A5x chipset, an 8-mega pixel rear camera, iOS, 3G, and Wi-Fi connectivity. The phone is made of plastic, and Apple is said to offer the smartphone in multi-colors. Stay tuned to GizBot.