Apple Didn’t Make the iPhone 5c a Cheap Phone; Retailers Did

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Last month, Apple officially unveiled and released the iPhone 5c — a brand-new iPhone that took the great qualities of the iPhone 5 and squished it all into a plastic-laden shell with several bright colors to choose from. While it was Apple’s second-tier iPhone, the device was a first for Apple, making it the first […]

iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c Heading to Cricket Wireless October 25

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Cricket Wireless will be the third major regional carrier to offer the new iPhones, as it has announced availability for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c starting on October 25. This follows in the footsteps of Virgin Mobile and AT&T’s AIO Wireless, which are both offering the new iPhones to customers who don’t want to […]

iPhone 5s Claimed to Be Selling Twice as Fast as iPhone 5c

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The iPhone 5s is outselling its cheaper companion by a ratio of 2:1, according to data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (via AllThingsD). The iPhone 5s is said to be selling twice as fast as the iPhone 5c. Specifically, the iPhone 5s accounted for 64% of total iPhone sales since its launch and the lower-cost iPhone 5c […]

Target Is Latest to Join iPhone 5c Discount Frenzy

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The iPhone 5c is seeing a massive discount across multiple retail franchises, including Best Buy, RadioShack and Walmart. The latest to join in will be Target, according to CNET. Starting on Sunday, Target will discount the iPhone 5c to as low as $50 in order to match the discounted price given at many other competitor […]

Best Buy Offering $100 Trade-In for Old Phones Towards New iPhone

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Best Buy has confirmed to AllThingsD that it will begin a new trade-in program that will guarantee at least a $100 towards a new iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c if you trade-in any working smartphone. This means that you can get the entry-level iPhone 5c for free after the trade-in, or get the 16GB iPhone 5s […]

iPhone 5s Arriving in Over 50 More Countries Starting Later This Month

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Starting later this month, Apple will be launching the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in over 50 more countries, including Italy, Russia and Spain, with several more countries getting the new devices at the beginning of November, including India and Mexico. This will be the first big post-launch release of the new iPhones since they […]

iPhone 5c on Sale for Half Price at Radio Shack

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Starting today, RadioShack is rewarding users who waited to purchase the iPhone 5c by offering $50 off the price of Apple’s new colorful handset. According to press release sent by RadioShack, users picking up the iPhone 5c today will save $50 on their purchase, thanks to an in-store gift card. That effectively brings the price of […]

iPhone 5c Discounted to $45 at Walmart

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Best Buy and RadioShack both have discounted the iPhone 5c to just $50 for the 16GB version after you commit to a new two-year contract. However, Walmart is one-upping everyone involved and dropping the price down to just $45, according to a Walmart rep that we have spoken to. Walmart was one of the first […]

Want to Change iPhone 5s Color or Size? Do It Today

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Today is the last day that you can return your iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c if you bought it from a carrier on launch day. This will allow you to change to a new color or size option if the one you bought just isn’t doing it for you. Furthermore, you can take this opportunity […]

iPhone 5c on Sale at Best Buy for $50 This Weekend

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Have you been waiting for the new iPhones to go on sale before grabbing one? Well, the likelihood of that happening this soon was pretty slim, but it has happened. Best Buy has slashed the subsidized price of the iPhone 5c by half, allowing those who are eligible for an upgrade to buy an iPhone […]

Virgin Mobile Now Offers the Cheapest Deals for iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c

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Prepaid customers on Virgin Mobile can finally order the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c online and in stores and use their devices on Sprint’s 3G and 4G LTE nationwide network. The Sprint-owned prepaid carrier surprised everyone with its pricing of the devices. Pricing for both handsets come in at $100 less than what Apple is […]

iPhone 5s Reportedly Coming to Boost Mobile This Year

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We already know that a handful of smaller, regional carriers will be getting the iPhone 5s shortly, but a familiar face will be joining the crowd for the first time. According to mobile insider evleaks, Boost Mobile is prepping its launch of the iPhone 5s, as well as the iPhone 5c. A launch date hasn’t […]

Gazelle: Samsung, Android Users Leaving in Droves for iPhone 5S, 5C

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Remember when Samsung smugly proclaimed “The next big thing is already here” while consumers waited for the iPhone 5 last year? Apple wasn’t beyond a bit of cattiness in its own rollout of the iPhone 5S and 5C, firing back, “It’s not just what’s next. But what should be next.” And so, here is truly what’s next, […]

iPhone Business Larger Than Microsoft and Intel Revenues

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It’s not secret that the iPhone is one of Apple’s top sellers, but when you put iPhone revenues into perspective, it paints an entirely new picture. Reported by Businessweek, if you were to compare Apple’s iPhone business alone with other top companies, the iPhone would do fairly well. It turns out that iPhone sales alone […]

Should I return my iPhone 5c for a iPhone 5s?

Apple announced the iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S release date at the end of an event today in California.

Apple’s iPhone 5c may have just hit stores and online retailers last week, but that isn’t stopping users from reconsidering their purchases. Just as with any other device, a brief honeymoon period is often followed by a cold hard look at how a new device fits into a user’s life-style. Does it do the things […]

Apple’s iPhone 5s, 5c Opening Weekend Sales Numbers Exaggerated?

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Apple had issued a press release early Monday stating 9 million iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c sales on opening weekend, which had begun on Friday, September 20th, made records. CEO Tim Cook said that it had sold the most iPhone units this weekend of any launch weekend in the past. However, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene […]

iPhone 5S Release: New Carrier Emerges

The iPhone 5S is finally here.

The iPhone 5S release in the United States has gained another release date as regional carrier C Spire Wireless has announced that it will start taking iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C orders starting on October 1st. Earlier this month, Apple announced the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, devices that were released on September 20th and […]

iOS 7, iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c set Apple Records

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It wont come as much of a surprise to the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c users who stood in long lines for hours this past weekend to get their devices, however is now confirming what last week’s record lines alluded to, the new devices and iOS 7 represent its biggest launch ever. In a new press […]

Apple Airs New iPhone 5c Ad, Full Keynote Available on YouTube

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Apple is going primetime, as it aired a new iPhone 5c ad during the Emmy award ceremony last night. The new commercial is identical to the ad that the company played during its September 10 media event, but it’s a bit shorter and adds a few new scenes to make a little snappier and fast-paced. So […]

Did Apple Know About Defects and Still Release iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c?

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It looks like Apple may have known about some small manufacturing defects with the construction of the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c and still let the phones off the assembly line. Fortunately, though, for iPhone buyers today, Apple will cover the issues with these defects for free as part of its standard warranty so a […]