This has been a crazy week for the world of tech as Apple finally announced the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c during the September 10th event. Apart from running down the features and specs of the new iPhones, the actual release date were disclosed as well. Both iPhones will be officially available on September 20th. Pre-orders for iPhone 5s is only possible on September 20th, on the other hand, today you can now pre-order the iPhone 5c.
On this very day, September 13th, eager customers can now place their iPhone 5c pre-orders. You can either place your iPhone 5c pre-orders on Apple's Online Store or via one of the launch carriers' website.
The colorful iPhone 5c comes in five different colors (white, pink, blue, yellow and green) and to make things even more colorful, you can opt to buy official cases from Apple as well. It was widely expected that the iPhone 5c would be the "budget iPhone" but many were disappointed that it is not actually that cheap. It is only $100 less of the iPhone 5s price tag. The iPhone 5c houses an A6 processor, same CPU with the iPhone 5 but only with a slightly larger battery. Essentially, it is an iPhone 5 with a colorful plastic shell.
With a 2-year contract, the iPhone 5c will cost you $99 for the 16GB model and $199 for the 32GB variant. In case you don't want to deal with any carrier contracts, you also have the option of buying a factory unlocked iPhone 5c which costs $549 for the 16GB model and $649 for the 32GB version.
Pre-orders for the iPhone 5s will only be accepted on September 20th. Both iPhones will ship on the September 20th as well. So to place your iPhone 5c pre-orders, head over to the Apple Store or your carrier's website now. So will you be getting an iPhone 5c? Or would you rather wait for the iPhone 5s?Contact Us for News Tips, Corrections and Feedback