There have been a new for while that Apple might be working on a cheaper model of iPhone and may launch this year. Apple had released the iPhone 5C in 2013 and that has led to doubt about whether iPhone 5C be the first and last model of the colorful plastic iPhone.
The recent news report claims that Apple had accidentally posted images of the upcoming iPhone 6C on the site. This new iPhone would likely be called the iPhone 6c, adding a Touch ID sensor to the iPhone 5c.
There are already a lot of rumors surfing about the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 6s regarding to specs, release date, prices etc, but not so much about the iPhone 6c. The iPhone 6c is said to 4-inch successor to Apple’s iPhone 5c.
iPhone 6c will have a metal casing rather than the plastic case of the current iPhone c model. This is according to Jefferies analyst Ange Wu, who claims that Foxconn and Hon Hai will benefit from this metal casing business, causing shares of Foxconn to surge.
iPhone 6c is also said to have an improved camera and processor and probably also be thinner and lighter than the current model. The iPhone 6c will likely run on iOS 8 which Apple had unveiled during its WWDC 2014 keynote.
The price of iPhone 6c there are speculation that if Apple launches an iPhone 6c it will be cheaper than the iPhone 5c when it was launch.