Apple plans an affordable iPhone

A new media report on Apple products claims the famous US company will release an affordable version of the iPhone this fall. The new device will arrive along with the high-end iPhone 6, but will cost less making it possible for millions of people to obtain their first Apple product. Up until now Apple followed a different business model – the latest iPhone model was the company’s flagship while older models served budget markets.

It appears that Apple’s intentions are serious as the media report claims the US company has ordered 20 million units of the cheaper iPhone version. The new phone is expected to hit the market in late 2013 in several different colors – another feature that will distinguish it from the flagship iPhone model that has always been available in just two colors – black or white. The cheaper iPhone should cost USD 99 with a contract.

The Taiwanese corporation Pegatron will assemble the cheaper iPhone, while Foxconn will build the flagship iPhone as before.


Source: Xbitlabs

Related posts

Huawei may offer sapphire glass on next-gen smartphone

Huawei may offer sapphire glass on next-gen smartphone

An interesting rumor on the Internet now claims that the next Huawei smartphone flagship may come with a sapphire-made glass instead of a regular display protection cover. The rumor has come into existence after a meeting between 21st Century Business Herald journalists and one of the key...

The Reach of Online Gambling

The Reach of Online Gambling

It cannot be understated how earth-shattering the effects of the internet have been upon modern life. Within every miniscule aspect of our lives, online functionality, brought forth through blisteringly fast technological progress, has enabled new experiences, fresh products, increased...

Pentax release 100mm F2.8 WR MACRO weather-resistant lens

PENTAX Imaging Company has announced the smc PENTAX D FA MACRO 100mm F2.8 WR lens designed for use with PENTAX digital SLR cameras. Combining a high-quality exterior finish with PENTAX-original weather-resistant construction, this new macro lens is especially useful for the demands of outdoor...

Leave a comment