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, Health, Mail, Messages, Music, Newsstand, Notes, Notification Center, Passbook, Phone, Photos, Reminders, Safari, Siri, Spotlight Search, Sprint NBA Game Time, Stocks, Videos, Visual Voicemail, Voice Memos, Weather, iBooks, iCloud Drive
  • 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
  • Mobile Broadband Generation
    4G
  • Phone Form Factor
    touch
  • Service Provider
    AT&T, not specified, Sprint Nextel, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless
  • Operating System Family
    iOS
  • Operating System
    iOS 8
  • SIM Card Type
    nano SIM
  • Input Device
    Multi-touch

General

  • Product Type
    Smartphone
  • SAR Value
    1.19 W/kg (body) / 1.18 W/kg (head)
  • Integrated Components
    Rear-facing camera, front-facing camera, voice recorder, navigation
  • Body Color
    Blue
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Phone Features

  • Phone Functions
    Speakerphone, voice control, call timer, conference call, flight mode, voice dialing, vibrating alert
  • Sensors
    Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, proximity sensor, three-axis gyro sensor, digital compass
  • Additional Features
    TTY compatible, E-911 compliant, multitasking, Nike + iPod support, AirPlay wireless streaming, AirPrint wireless printing, iCloud Photo Sharing, AirDrop function, Apple TV support (2nd, 3rd), video mirroring, Wi-Fi Calling, iBeacon microlocation, CarPlay function, Family Sharing feature, QuickType keyboard

Miscellaneous

  • Sensors
    accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, proximity sensor, three-axis gyro sensor
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, power adapter, Apple EarPods
  • Color
    blue
  • Color Category
    blue
  • Body Material
    plastic
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, power adapter, Apple EarPods

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, Health, Mail, Messages, Music, NASCAR Mobile '14, Newsstand, Notes, Notification Center, Passbook, Phone, Photos, Reminders, Safari, Siri, Spotlight Search, Stocks, Sprint Music Plus, Video Call, Sprint NBA Game Time, Videos, Sprint TV, Visual Voicemail, Sprint Zone, Voice Memos, Weather, iBooks, iCloud Drive, iTunes Radio, iTunes Store
  • Messaging Services
    MMS, SMS
  • Supported Social Networks and Blogs
    Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, Vimeo

Communications

  • Communication Features
    Internet browser, mobile Email client
  • Data Transmission
    DC-HSDPA, EDGE, EV-DO, GPRS, HSDPA, HSPA+, HSUPA, LTE
  • 4G LTE Band
    Band 1, Band 13, Band 17, Band 18, Band 19, Band 2, Band 20, Band 25, Band 3, Band 26, Band 4, Band 5, 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

Processor

  • Type
    Apple A6
  • Manufacturer
    Apple

Display

  • Type
    LCD display - color
  • Technology
    Retina Display with IPS technology
  • Display Resolution
    1136 x 640 pixels
  • Pixel Density (ppi)
    326
  • Contrast Ratio
    800:1
  • 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

Organizer

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

Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Features
    Burst mode, FaceTime HD camera, IR filter, Time-lapse mode, auto exposure, backside illumination sensor, face detection, iSight camera, panoramic pictures, photo and video geotagging, sapphire crystal lens cover, tap to control exposure for video or stills, 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
  • 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

Navigation System

  • Navigation Software & Services
    Apple Maps

Digital Camera

  • Digital Zoom
    3
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.4
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Camera Light Source
    LED light
  • Video Recorder Resolutions
    1920 x 1080 (1080p)
  • Features
    Burst mode, FaceTime HD camera, IR filter, Time-lapse mode, auto exposure, backside illumination sensor, face detection, iSight camera, panoramic pictures, photo and video geotagging, sapphire crystal lens cover, tap to control exposure for video or stills, tap to focus, video recording, video stabilizer

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, flight mode, speakerphone, vibrating alert, voice control, voice dialing
  • Additional Features
    AirDrop function, AirPlay wireless streaming, AirPrint wireless printing, Apple TV support (2nd, 3rd), CarPlay function, E-911 compliant, Family Sharing feature, HD Voice, Nike + iPod support, QuickType keyboard, TTY compatible, Wi-Fi Calling, iBeacon microlocation, 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
    8 GB

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    8 pixels

Service & Support Details

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

Dimensions & Weight

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

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

General

  • Manufacturer
    Apple
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Apple iPhone 5C (8GB blue)

Part Number: 610214694416 Released: Sep 20, 2013
MSRP: $450.99 Low Price: $134.99 See all prices