It's Official: Apple's New, 'Cheap' iPhone Is The iPhone 5C Available In 5 Colors

iphone 5c colors

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Apple just officially announced its budget iPhone, the iPhone 5C.

As expected, the new iPhone 5C has a plastic backing and is available in several colors: green, white, blue, pink, and yellow.

The 5C will come in two sizes, 16GB and 32GB, it will retail for $99 and $199, respectively. 

The 5C is cut from a single piece of carbonate into which there is an integrated antenna.

Specific iPhone 5C specs include:

  • No seams, part lines, or joints.
  • 4-inch Retina display with an integrated touch layer.
  • The 5C will have the same Apple A6 processor as the iPhone 5.
  • The battery is slightly larger than the current iPhone 5.
  • New FaceTime HD camera and rear 8MP camera.
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Apple is offering hard-coated polycarbonate cases to go with the iPhone 5C that will cost $29 each.
  • The 5C will retail for $99 for the 16GB version and $199 for the 32GB  with a two-year contract. 
Apple describes the iPhone 5C as,  "iPhone 5C is beautifully, unapologetically plastic."

Here's a look:

The iPhone 5C

— Tim Bradshaw (@tim) September 10, 2013

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