Apple to discontinue the iPhone 5c?
To make the device an attractive offering for the customers, Apple even introduced a cheaper 8GB model of the smartphone, but to no avail. One of the key factors behind the failure of the iPhone 5c can be attributed to the lack of premium materials used in the smartphone's making. Apple's USP over the past few years has been the quality of materials used in its devices. And unlike the iPhone 5s, the 5c is made of polycarbonate to cut costs and keep the overall weight at a bare minimum.
Hardware wise, the iPhone 5c is near identical to the
It will be interesting to see if Apple will replace the iPhone 5c with a newer variant or phase out the concept of a "budget" iPhone completely. Apple is yet to confirm or deny this report, but it almost seems inevitable now.
What do you make of this new revelation? [ UberGizmo]