The iPhone 5C Isn't For The US; It's The iPhone For The Rest Of The World

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http://techcrunch.com – Reports suggest that Apple will introduce a cheaper plastic-bodied iPhone 5C on September 10. The 4-inch phone will supposedly replace the iPhone 4 and the iPhone 4S in the product lineup. While the company will certainly gain market share in the lower-end spectrum of the smartphone market in the U.S., it’s just a side effect. The new model is the perfect iPhone for the rest of the world. In many countries, carriers are switching to unsubsidized, SIM-only plans and the iPhone is too expensive for regular people. U.S. carriers are the exception, not the rule. AT&T, Verizon and Sprint (IT news)