To launch in the autumn of 2013, the sales figures of the iPhone 5 c appeared initially disappointing. In recent months, 2014, it has become but a bestseller. We present the most important information and technical data.
Not everyone needs a top model. Some people prefers a güstigeren price and coloured housing. For this target group, Apple has created the iPhone 5 c. Technically the Smartphone in the upper League play, although it is not as well equipped as the iPhone 5 s via Electronicsencyclopedia. This also applies to the price: it’s cheaper, but anything but cheap (see also iPhone 6, iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c compared)).
In numerous tests iPhone 5 c had to prove its qualities, see for example:
- iPhone 5 c in the test: High quality and colorful and ugly?
We offer a short version in the video below. We also offer a further test summary.)
iPhone 5c: color games
The iPhone 5c there in the colours white, red, yellow, blue and green. So, C stands for “Color”. So all of a piece is Apple to colour of casing does matching wallpapers.
iPhone case made of polycarbonate
The iPhone 5c is made from polycarbonate, so plastic. But it should be none of the typical, fragile plastic phones, Apple explains. A steel frame reinforced the frame therefore, and also serves as an antenna. Jony Ive defended just in case the material choice: iPhone 5c is a beautiful plastic, for which you do not apologize.
Technology of the Oberliga
Inside works much technique, which we know from the iPhone 5. Since that would be
- 4-inch large Retina Display to name a few,
- the A6-processor,
- of course Bluetooth 4.0.
- a camera with 8 Megapixels and backside illuminated sensor,
- 1080 HD video recording, and so on.
Compared to the iPhone 5, Apple has can improve battery performance of 225 hours on 250 hours of standby time and the front-facing camera.
Additional technical data:
- Operating system: iOS 7
- Memory size: 16 and 32 GB
- 132 grams
- Assisted GPS & GLONASS; WI-FI
- Digital compass, gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity sensor, ambient light sensor
- Front camera for 1.2 megapixels and 720 p
- Lightning connection
The price of the iPhone 5c.
In addition to the five colors the buyer from three memory sizes must choose: 8 gigabytes, 16 gigabytes, 32 gigabytes. The smallest (and cheapest) version might be small but quick to many users.
The recommended retail price and the price at the same time in the Apple store*:
- iPhone 5c 8 GB: 549 euro*
- iPhone 5c 16 GB: 599 euro*
- iPhone 5c 32 GB: 699 euro*
Elsewhere, there’s the Smartphone to the part around 100 euros cheaper* . Who needs a new tariff, the iPhone contract (comparison) often receives on good terms. Generally, it is usable also with Great prepaid rates .
Included are included, very good EarPods (see headphones test) as well as some apps, including keynote, pages, numbers, iPhone and iMovie.
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