iPhone 5 Price and Storage Options Revealed?

While we know that Apple is likely going to announce the iPhone 5 on September 12th, there are still plenty of details about the device that remain a mystery. One of those details is the device’s pricing though it may have been confirmed today through a leak.

According to 9to5Mac, Apple will be announcing a new generation iPhone at an event in San Francisco next week and the device, which might be called iPhone 5, will have a codename of N42.

Apple apparently selected the N42 prototype over another prototype, the N41, which was a device that featured NFC capabilities. Near-Field Communication is a feature that comes on many Android devices and allows users to use their phone as a mobile wallet.

Read: iPhone 5 Release Date Set for September 21.

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The iPhone 5 may look like this.

The codename N42 has popped up at a U.S. retail chain and it appears that the codename has some pricing attached to it.

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If the evidence is credible, and at this point there is no reason to believe that it isn’t, Apple will be launching six versions of the iPhone 5 at the event on September 12th.

They include white and black versions of three iPhone 5 options. A 16GB model, a 32GB variant and a 64GB iPhone 5. The pricing, apparently, will match the pricing of the iPhone 4S.

That means that a 16GB iPhone 5 will be $199.99, a 32GB iPhone 5 will cost $299.99 and a 64GB iPhone 5 will remain at $399.99.

This should not come as too much of a surprise as Apple has kept its pricing of its iPhone intact for a number of years.

Read: iPhone 5 Pictures Show Off New Rumored Design.

We have heard that Apple might be dropping the iPhone 4S down to an 8GB model only, presumably at a $99 price point, while it could be making the iPhone 4 free, effectively killing off the iPhone 3GS.

Apple is scheduled to announce the iPhone 5 on September 12th and the device is supposedly going to be a vast departure from the iPhone 4S and iPhone’s of the past.

iPhone 5 Rumors

The new iPhone is apparently going to be coming with a new design that is slimmer and taller and features a 4-inch display and a metal back. It also supposedly has a headphone jack on the bottom of the device along with a new smaller dock connector.

Other rumors include 4G LTE data, a new HD front-facing camera, and an improve processor.

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We have heard from our own sources that the iPhone 5 will indeed launch on September 21st, a date that comes just a few days after the device’s official launch.

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