Since Apple’s announcement this June, pundits have been eagerly awaiting any information about a low cost iPhone. Apple has been silent – and we have many rumours flying around.
It would seem that we have some more information – a picture from the Chinese website WeiPhone.com – it shows a whole load of plastic iPhone cases, with the name iPhone 5c stamped on them.
What the iPhone 5c could be.
The main question is – what does the “c” in iPhone 5c stand for? There seem to be three obvious answers:
- Coloured. Along with the pictures of the multi-colored plastic iPhone backs, the picture from WeiPhone.com really gives credence to the theory that we might be getting a cheaper and multi-colored iPhone.
- Cheap. Rumours about a cheaper iPhone have been gaining momentum recently. A cheaper iPhone could be an attempt by Apple to increase it grasp on the low end market.
- Chinese Copy. The picture could simply be showing (C)hinese (C)opy iPhones being made.
Come what may, until Apple finally puts the rumours to rest – all one can do is hope and pray for a colourful and low cost