Apple unveils its Flagship iPhone 5S and Cheaper iPhone 5C

At the event at Cupertino, Apple has launched the much-anticipated and oft rumored iPhone 5S, a successor to last year’s iPhone 5. While this was already expected, what’s probably new and first time for the Apple is that it has launched another iPhone being targeted at mid-range market. It’s great news for people in emerging markets as they would be able to buy an apple device at lower prices. Apple also hopes for the same as its market share is being eaten by low price Android smartphones.

Colorful Apple iPhone 5C specifications

Apple iPhone 5C

  • Polycarbonate body available in multiple colors of White, Blue, Yellow, Green and Pink
  • 9 mm thick
  • 132 g weight
  • 4 inch screen with 640 x 1136 pixels), 326 ppi
  • Apple A6 Chip with 1.3 GHz dual-core processor
  • PowerVR SGX 543 MP3 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 16GB/ 32GB
  • 8 MP iSight camera at back
  • 1.2 MP FaceTime camera
  • 2G/ 3G/ 4G network
  • Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS
  • Battery life of up to 10 hours on 3G, standby time of 250 hours
  • iOS 7

Forward Thinking Apple iPhone 5S specifications

Apple iPhone 5S

  • Metallic body available in Black, Silver and Gold color
  • 7.6 mm thick
  • 112 g weight
  • 4 inch screen with 640 x 1136 pixels) protected by Gorilla Glass, 326 ppi
  • Apple A7 Chip (64 bit support) with M7 Motion co-processor
  • 16GB/ 32GB/ 64 GB
  • 8 MP iSight camera at back with dual-LED flash
  • 1.2 MP FaceTime camera
  • 2G/ 3G/ 4G network
  • Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, GPS
  • Battery life of up to 10 hours on 3G, standby time of 250 hours
  • Fingerprint sensor dubbed as Touch ID
  • iOS 7

Apple iPhone 5S and 5C Launch Date

The iPhone 5C is priced at $99 for 16 GB variant and $199 for 32 GB under contract. Whereas, the iPhone 5S costs $199 for 16 GB, $299 for 32 GB and $399 for 64 GB on contract.

They will be available for preorder in selected countries by September 13th and available for purchase by 20th September. Other countries including India will get them by the end of the year.