the iPhone 5c is considered to be the most successful experiment Apple — the demand was lower than expected, which at the time was acknowledged even by the CEO of the Corporation Tim cook. As a result, in the autumn of last year the market was withdrawn iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and from procreation compact “ablational” Apple has decided to refuse. However, apparently, not forever.
Earlier this year, the resource Digitimes has already spread the information that this year Apple could launch three new products — the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus and iPhone 6c, and the last one should be the successor 5C. Today there is more specific information.
If you believe the resource Micgadget, who published a prototype case for the new 4-inch iPhone, compact smartphone from Apple will be released in the last week of October. Currently, Asian suppliers are preparing to manufacture the device. The smartphone will resemble the design of the iPhone 6, but according to the dimensions of the device will fit the iPhone 5, indicates the source.
Previously it was thought that unlike the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, which will use FinFET processors Apple A9, iPhone 6c will receive a 20-nanometer A8 chip. However, it later appeared updated information: hardware model will not A8, but a certain unnamed single chip system, produced by 14 – or 16-nm FinFET technology. Whether in this case the core A9, it is not yet clear.
Recall that Apple A9 processors for the new generation iPhone will be releasing two manufacturer — TSMC and Samsung.