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Verge score: 8.5

Internally, the iPhone 5C is mostly the same as the iPhone 5: an A6 chip, 4-inch retina display, and LTE are all on board. Externally, though, is where things start to change: the 5C's shell is a polycarbonate plastic that comes in five color variations (green, blue, pink, yellow, and white).

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Sep. 20, 2013
  • Price at launch: $99.00

Availability

  • Height: 4.9 inches
  • Width: 2.33 inches
  • Thickness: .35 inches
  • Weight: .29 pounds
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: Green, Pink, Blue, White, Yellow

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 4 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Pixel arrangement: RGB
  • Resolution (Y): 1136 px
  • Resolution (X): 640 px
  • PPI: 326
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive

Display

  • Carriers: Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, Sprint, AT&T
  • CDMA: Yes
  • GSM: Yes
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • LTE: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b
  • 802.11n frequencies: 5GHz, 2.4GHz
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: Bluetooth 4.0
  • Media streaming: AirPlay

Connectivity

  • Manufacturer: Apple
  • Model: A6

Processor

  • RAM size: 1 GB
  • RAM type: DDR2

Memory

  • Internal size: 16 GB, 32 GB
  • External: No

Storage

  • Resolution: 1.2 megapixels
  • Video resolution: 720p

Front Camera

  • Resolution: 8 megapixels
  • Flash: LED
  • Focus type: Autofocus
  • Video resolution: 1080p

Rear Camera

  • Operating system: iOS
  • Launch OS version: 7

Software

  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Lightning

Interface

Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer

Sensors

  • Capacity: 1507 mAh

Battery

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