In early December, the media 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 presentation of the 4-inch iPhone 6c wrote Chinese resource MyDrivers. 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 a 8 MP camera and 1.2 MP front camera.
The iPhone 6c will be the fingerprint scanner Touch ID, and NFC-enabled, allowing operation with payment system Apple Pay. 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 is scheduled for January 2016.
Previously, the largest cellular operator China Mobile has unveiled a time iPhone 6c. The company has submitted a plan for 2016, which reflects the timing of the launch of sales of new mobile devices, produced by partners of the operator. China Mobile plans to begin selling the 4-inch iPhone in April of next year.