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iPhone 5C: specs, price and release date


Yesterday finally confirmed multiple rumors that Apple would lead to create a new plastic iPhone and more cheap than the current iPhone 5. So it has been, Apple has been presented the new iPhone 5C, a smartphone just as powerful as the iPhone 5, made of polycarbonate in multiple colors and a not so cheap price as expected.

Technical specifications

– Retina Display of 4 inches with resolution of 1136 x 640 pixels, giving a pixel density of 326 ppi.

– Processor Apple A6 (Dual Core processor at 1.3 Ghz), the same as the iPhone 5.

– Memory RAM of 1 GB and 16 or 32 GB of internal storage.

– 8 megapixel rear camera and 1.2 megapixel front camera, dedicated to make FaceTime HD video calls.

– Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3G, 4G LTE, etc.

– iOS 7 operating system.

New exterior design


As we have already mentioned, the new iPhone 5C is made of tough polycarbonate, somewhat similar to the plastic. The most striking are the new colors that are available and which are green, yellow, red, blue and white. Many people have already compared it with colors that have some Nokia terminals.

In addition, Apple took the opportunity to offer for sale a range of silicone casings to protect our iPhone from falls and unforeseen. These casings has a price, in the United States, of 29 dollars.


Price and availability

The worst thing about the iPhone 5C will undoubtedly be its price. There has been much speculation about it would be the Apple’s low cost phone, but nothing further from the truth. The most basic model of the iPhone 5C will have a price higher than 500 euros with SIM-free, according to some German and French sites, specifically refers to that it can cost 599 euros.

In the United States will be able to get it at $99 the 16 GB model and $199 the 32 GB model, both with contracts of two years with operators in the country. For Spain, the price which will be with contract is unknown.

As it is often the case with the Apple devices, not arrive at the same time in all countries. September 20 you can buy in the United States and most European and Asian countries, but Spain is not included. That means we will not see the terminal in stores until the end of the year.

A booking of the iPhone 5C will be from September 13 and will only be available for countries that begin to sell the terminal on September 20.

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