In early December, Macworld a top source wrote that Apple is planning to hold a presentation of several new products in March 2016. The sources noted that in addition to the second generation Apple Watch, the company can provide and 4-inch iPhone. Today this information was confirmed.
About the upcoming smartphone “iPhone 6c” reports were seen in Chinese resource MyDrivers website. The source said that the model can get the name iPhone 7c, however this option seems unlikely, because the next generation of smartphones Apple will be presented in the autumn of 2016. Therefore, the most logical seems to be established called the iPhone 6c.
According to available data, the smartphone will have an aluminium body, powerful processor A9, which is used in the iPhone 6s, and 2 GB of RAM. The display will cover safety glass, made by technology 2.5 D and rounded at the edges. Presumably, the smartphone will have 8-megapixel and 1.2-megapixel front camera.
The iPhone 6c will be the fingerprint scanner Touch ID, and NFC-enabled, allowing operation with payment system Apple Pay, specifies the edition. The capacity of the battery is 1642 mAh vs 1570 mAh in the 4-inch iPhone 5s.
It is expected that the novelty will replace in the lineup of smartphones iPhone 5s and will be offered for the price of 4000 yuan (about $ 620). Start of production of the device scheduled for January 2016.
Previously, the largest cellular operator China Mobile has unveiled the launch date of the iPhone 6c. The company has submitted a plan for 2016, which reflects the timing of the start of sales of new mobile devices, produced by partners of the operator. China Mobile planning to launch 4-inch iPhone in April of next year.