iPhone 5C to Replace iPhone 5 and Not iPhone 4S

Submitted by lalit on August 16, 2013 - 4:09pm.

 

The highly vocal analyst Ming-Chi Kuo posted in a research note that Apple would kill iPhone 5 when they release iPhone 5C next month. Kuo says that cheaper iPhone 5C will replace iPhone 5 and Apple will keep the iPhone 4S as lower end iPhone model. Kuo also says that the new iPhone 5C will sell for $400 - $500 unlocked.

If priced $400 iPhone 5C will be almost $250 less than current unlocked 16GB iPhone 5, about $150 less than current unlocked 16GB iPhone 4S and about $50 less than unlocked 8GB iPhone 4. While offering iPhone 5 like specifications.

According to Kuo, Apple will likely have iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C and iPhone 4S for their holiday line-up this year.

Via Business Insider