Based on past rumors, the iPhone 5S is rumored to feature the iPhone 5-like body design, a 12 megapixel camera with dual-LED flash, an A7 SoC, and a fingerprint sensor placed underneath a home button for added security. New color option “Gold” was recently tipped by mainstream media outlets be made available in addition to White and Black.
Interestingly, ictech has now posted a new photo showing iPhone 5S’ top strip with a larger oval-shaped cut-out to accommodate dual-LED flash. These leaked shots falls in line with the iPhone 5S prototype model which appeared few weeks back and with last week’s part leak.
Apple is also expected to release low-cost model iPhone 5C which according to multiple leaks is a medley of iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 5G and iPhone 5. In fact, Apple has taken the design elements from all three devices and mashed them to create a new product – “iPhone 5C”. The low-cost iPhone is manufactured from the high-quality polycarbonate plastic and is claimed to be slightly thicker than the current iPhone 5. This low-cost iPhone is expected to arrive in various color options such as green, blue, yellow, and red.
The next-generation iPhones’ would be coming at a time when there’s more competition in the market. Both Samsung and Sony have positioned their event on September 4th, where they are expected to announce high-end smartphones such as Galaxy Note 3 and Xperia i1 Honami.
Apple is expected to launch both the iPhone 5S and 5C at a media event on September 10th.