Despite the fact that the iPhone 5C was not one of the most successful Apple devices to hit the shelves, rumors of a sequel have been flying around for a long time now. And as some of you might recall, back in June we came across a rumor suggesting that Apple intends to release a new 4-inch iPhone “C” in the first quarter of 2016.
According to a recent report based on some rumors within Apple’s supply chain, Cupertino company is planning to launch a smaller version of iPhone in its new successor of iPhone 5c .. yes its rite iPhone 6c will be released to the market as early as february next year.
More details right after the break.
This is really a surprising move of Apple breaking its traditional iPhone release cycle, which sees new models launch yearly in September. This happened most recently with the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, and was expected to continue into 2015 with the so-called “iPhone 7” handsets.
Colorful Metal iPhone 6c to Debut in February? Really !!!!
According to rumors inside from various unnamed sources (including Foxconn insiders) and cited by TechWeb, Apple will be launching its new predecessor to increase its base in every segment and Apple will not be doing the same mistake again by launching its iPhone 6c handset in unified plastic body, it will launch new device in colorful metal body in 4 inch.
And no other specifications have been disclosed yet , sources say that the iPhone 6c might be equipped with a Touch ID fingerprint scanner, but not with advanced features such as 3D touch because to make the smartphone more affordable (between US$ 400-500),
Assuming that the information above is correct, this means that we’re roughly one month away from the tentative iPhone 6c launch event held in January. And if this is the case indeed, then we’re bound to hear more about the fabled 6c in the weeks to come.
Stick around and we’ll keep you up to speed in case the story develops further.