What we hearing about the 4-inch screened iOS device was said to be the iPhone 6c. The handset is expected to launch in the first-half of 2016 and the device might actually be called the iPhone 7C. Rumors on its way trending on the Web. According to Chinese website ‘MyDrivers’.
A roadmap for China Mobile was leaked, showcased that the Galaxy S7 would makes its debut in March and the map also apparently revealed that a new 4-inch iPhone ship date, states, would land in April. MICGadget reported that Apple’s new phone would be called the iPhone 7c, matching this report, earlier in the month however.
Anything can happen, when we are spaeking out unofficial reports. Previously it was suggested that the new 4-inch device from Apple would be called the iPhone 6c, and with this latest it changes the mind and points to a device that may launch as the 7C.
It was also rumored that Apple is planning to unveil a new Apple Watch (2), a smartwatch in March 2016 and an iPad Air, and could also introduce a new smaller iPhone model at the same keynote if it is believed to arrive in April.
Design-wise, the 4-inch iPhone is expected to have a similar concept to what the 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, and it’s not clear whether the hardware will come in the same colors as the current iPhones or Apple will have similar colors to the iPhone 5c. Nothing is official yet, take the oft-mentioned story with a grain of salt and stay tuned.
“In terms of hardware components, the iPhone 7c is expected to include iPhone 6s hardware internals with an appearance similar to the iPhone 5s, crucially retaining the 4 inch display and smaller total chassis.”
The new 4 inch phone is expected to be targeted at a slightly cheaper price point. The iPhone 7c would be Apple’s ‘new phone’ for about six months when the flagship iPhone 7 debuts in fall 2016.
Are you excited for the return of the 4 inch iPhone?