Gold! Always believe in your phone -- you've got the power to um, er, call?... Ahem. Apple has once more been strongly tipped to be cooking up a golden-hued version of its next iPhone.
The next iPhone -- reckoned to be called the iPhone 5S -- will come in a subtle golden shade, TechCrunch reports, citing 'multiple sources' that have reportedly dished the dirt on the colour of Apple's next smart phone.
That won't be a bright, Threepio-esque gold apparently, but a lighter 'champagne' colour that will shift depending on how light falls upon it, the report claims.
Rumours of the legendary golden iPhone have been cropping up for a while now, withand analyst expectations pointing toward an aureate mobile.
While Apple is famed for its stark, minimalist product design, this wouldn't be the first time that it's crafted a gilded gadget -- the first iPod mini came in gold, but the colour was discontinued after just one year.
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