The iPhone 5c is one of the models in the iPhone series first introduced in 2013. Introduced together with the more high-end version of the iPhone 5s, 5c lacks many of its newly presented features and uses many hardware features of its predecessor – the iPhone 5.
Introduced on September 10, 2013.
- Processor: Geekbench 2 (32). Geekbench 3 (32). Geekbench 3 (64).
- Processor Type: Apple A6.
- Onboard RAM: 1 GB.
- Storage Capacity: 8, 16 and 32 GB.
- OS: Pre-installed OS: iOS 7.0. Maximum OS: Current.
- Usage Time: Standby Time – 250 Hours. Up to 40 hours of audio playback, 10 hours of talk time on 3G, 8 hours of Internet use on 3G, 10 hours of Internet use on 4G/LTE, 10 hours of Internet use on Wi-Fi, 10 hours of video playback.
- Display: 4.0” display with 640×1136 resolution at 326 ppi.
- Connectivity: Built-in support for Wi-Fi. USB. Lightning and Headphone ports.
- Audio Support: AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV.
- Rear Camera: Sony Exmore R IMX145. 8 MP.
- Front Camera: 1.2 MP. HD video.
- Video Support: H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, High Profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.
- Dimensions: 4.90 in height, 2.33 in width, 0.35 in depth.
- Average Weight: 4.65 oz.
- Accessories: Shipped with Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic, Lightning to USB cable, a USB power adapter.
- Battery: Lithium Ion Battery. Non-removable Li-Po 1510 mAh battery.
- Color: Blue, Green, Pink, Yellow, White.
Apple Orders, Discontinuation, Price
Apple Order: ME505LL/A.
Apple Model Number: A1532 (EMC 2644).
Discontinuation: September 9, 2015.
Initial Price: US$99 or US$199 with 16 GB or 32 GB of storage with a two-year contract. Unlocked and contract free available for US$549 or US$649.
- The iPhone 5c was the first Apple device to ship with iOS 7, the OS that introduced several changes to the visual appearance and other new features.
- The last iPhone model to have included the “squircle” icon on the Home button.