Apple iPhone 5C Specifications

The colorful, very capable low-cost iPhone

Cellular

  • Technology
    CDMA2000 1X / GSM / WCDMA (UMTS), WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM
  • Application Software
    Calculator, Calendar, Camera, Clock, Compass, Contacts, Control Center, FaceTime, Game Center, Mail, Messages, Music, Newsstand, Notes, Passbook, Phone, Photos, Reminders, Safari, Siri, Stocks, Videos, Voice Memos, Weather, iCloud
  • Type
    smartphone
  • Integrated Components
    front-facing camera, navigation, rear-facing camera, voice recorder
  • Navigation
    A-GPS, GLONASS
  • Band
    WCDMA (UMTS) / GSM 850/900/1800/1900 / CDMA2000 1X 2100/1900/800 / AWS 1700/2100
  • Mobile Broadband Generation
    4G
  • Phone Form Factor
    touch
  • Service Provider
    not specified, Sprint Nextel, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless
  • Operating System Family
    iOS
  • Operating System
    iOS 7
  • SIM Card Type
    nano SIM
  • Input Device
    Multi-touch

Phone Features

  • Phone Functions
    Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, voice dialing, vibrating alert
  • Sensors
    Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, three-axis gyro sensor, digital compass
  • Additional Features
    Multitasking, AirPlay wireless streaming, iCloud Photo Sharing, AirDrop function, Apple TV support (2nd, 3nd), video mirroring

General

  • Form Factor
    Touch
  • Integrated Components
    Rear-facing camera, front-facing camera, voice recorder, navigation
  • Body Color
    Pink
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Miscellaneous

  • Compliant Standards
    HAC(Hearing Aid Compatible)
  • Sensors
    accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, proximity sensor, three-axis gyro sensor
  • Color
    pink
  • Color Category
    pink
  • Body Material
    plastic
  • Included Phone Accessories
    Apple EarPods, USB cable, power adapter

Messaging & Internet

  • Cellular Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Messaging & Data Features
    Microsoft Excel support, Microsoft PowerPoint support, Microsoft Word support, PDF support, Zip Manager support
  • Mobile Services
    App Store, Apple Maps, Calculator, Calendar, Camera, Clock, Compass, Contacts, Control Center, FaceTime, Game Center, Mail, Messages, Music, Newsstand, Notes, Passbook, Phone, Photos, Reminders, Safari, Siri, Stocks, Video Call, Videos, Voice Memos, Weather, iCloud, iTunes Radio, iTunes Store
  • Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Supported Social Networks and Blogs
    Facebook

Display

  • Type
    LCD display - color
  • Technology
    Retina Display with IPS technology
  • Display Resolution
    1136 x 640 pixels
  • Pixel Density (ppi)
    326
  • Diagonal Size
    4 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    10.2 cm
  • Smartphone Diagonal Size
    4 in
  • Protection
    fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
  • Color Support
    color
  • Display Languages
    Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Catalan, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, UK English, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Processor

  • Type
    Apple A6
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Communications

  • Communication Features
    Internet browser, mobile Email client
  • Data Transmission
    DC-HSDPA, EDGE, EV-DO, GPRS, HSDPA, HSPA+, HSUPA, LTE
  • Data Transmission Operating Band
    LTE Band 1, LTE Band 13, LTE Band 17, LTE Band 18, LTE Band 19, LTE Band 2, LTE Band 20, LTE Band 25, LTE Band 3, LTE Band 26, LTE Band 4, LTE Band 5, LTE Band 8
  • Data Transmission Operating Frequency
    LTE 700b/700c/800/800 DD/850/900/1800/1900/2100 / 1700/2100 AWS
  • Wireless Interface
    Bluetooth 4.0, IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n
  • LTE Band
    LTE Band 4, LTE Band 17, LTE Band 1, LTE Band 3, LTE Band 5, LTE Band 13, LTE Band 25, LTE Band 20, LTE Band 2, LTE Band 8, LTE Band 19, LTE Band 18, LTE Band 26

Organizer

  • Personal Information Management
    alarm clock, calculator, calendar, reminder, synchronization with PC

Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Features
    FaceTime HD camera, IR filter, Multi-shots, backside illumination sensor, face detection, iSight camera, photo and video geotagging, tap to focus, video recording, video stabilizer

Media Player

  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    AVI, MOV, M-JPEG, MPEG-4, H.264, M4V
  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    WAV, AAC, AIFF, PCM, Audible, MP3, Apple Lossless, AAC-LC, HE-AAC, Audible AAX, Audible AAX+, protected AAC

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    95 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    5 - 95% (non-condensing)

Location

  • Navigation Software & Services
    Apple Maps

Battery

  • Run Time Details
    Talk - up to 600 min
    Standby - up to 250 hrs
    Active online usage - up to 8 hrs
    Active online usage ( LTE ) - up to 10 hrs
    Active online usage ( Wi-Fi ) - up to 10 hrs
    Playback ( video ) - up to 10 hrs
    Playback ( audio ) - up to 40 hrs, Talk ( WCDMA ) - up to 600 min
    Standby - up to 250 hrs
    Active online usage ( WCDMA ) - up to 8 hrs
    Active online usage ( LTE ) - up to 10 hrs
    Active online usage ( Wi-Fi ) - up to 10 hrs
    Playback ( video ) - up to 10 hrs
    Playback ( audio ) - up to 40 hrs

Digital Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.4
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Special Effects
    HDR
  • Video Recorder Resolutions
    1920 x 1080 (1080p)
  • Features
    FaceTime HD camera, IR filter, Multi-shots, backside illumination sensor, face detection, iSight camera, photo and video geotagging, tap to focus, video recording, video stabilizer

Navigation System

  • Navigation Software & Services
    Apple Maps

Header

  • Brand
    Apple
  • Product Line
    Apple iPhone
  • Model
    5c
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE Input Device

  • Type
    touch sensitive screen (multi-touch)

Features

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, proximity sensor, three-axis gyro sensor
  • Phone Functions
    call timer, conference call, speakerphone, vibrating alert, voice control, voice dialing
  • Additional Features
    AirDrop function, AirPlay wireless streaming, Apple TV support (2nd, 3nd), iCloud Photo Sharing, multitasking, video mirroring

Digital Player (Recorder)

  • Supported Digital Audio Standards
    AAC, AAC-LC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, Audible, Audible AAX, HE-AAC, MP3, PCM, WAV, protected AAC
  • Supported Digital Video Standards
    AVI, H.264, M-JPEG, M4V, MOV, MPEG-4

Flash Memory

  • Internal Memory Capacity
    16 GB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.3 in
  • Depth
    0.4 in
  • Height
    4.9 in
  • Weight
    4.66 oz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty, technical support
  • Service Included
    consulting
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    8 pixels

Phone Connections

  • Type
    Lightning, headset jack
  • Qty
    1
  • Connector Type
    mini-phone 3.5 mm

Run Time Details

  • Usage Mode
    active online usage, playback, standby, talk
  • Usage Details
    LTE, WCDMA, Wi-Fi, audio, video
  • Run Time (Up To)
    10, 250, 40, 600 min, 8

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple
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Apple iPhone 5c (16GB Pink)

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