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Recent Guides

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Won’t Charge Issue

By Chad | August 27, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is one of the older generation iPhone models that’s still being used today. This phone was first released in  September 2013 and sports a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at the back and a 1.2MP selfie camera

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Won’t Charge Issue

By Chad | August 26, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is one of the older generation iPhone model, released in September 2013, that is still being used today. It has a good build quality made that’s made of an Aluminum frame with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass.

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Black Screen of Death Issue

By Chad | August 25, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is an old generation iPhone model which was released in September 2012.  It has a high quality body made of an Aluminum material with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It sports a single 8MP main camera at

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Battery Drains So Quickly Issue

By Chad | August 24, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is an old generation iPhone model that’s best known for its plastic design that comes in various colors. This phone was first released in  September 2013 and uses a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at the back

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Won’t Connect To Wi-Fi Issue

By Chad | August 18, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is an old generation iPhone model which was released in September 2012.  It has a solid body made of an Aluminum material with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It sports a single 8MP main camera at the

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Black Screen of Death Issue

By Chad | August 17, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is an older generation iPhone model that’s best known for its plastic design that comes in various colors. First released in September 2013, this phone has a 4 inch IPS LCD screen that has a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It has an 8MP main camera at the back and a

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5S Battery Dies So Fast Issue

By Chad | August 17, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5S is an older generation iPhone model that was released in September 2013. It has a solid build quality made that’s made of an Aluminum frame with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. At the back is an 8MP

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C No Service Error Issue

By Chad | August 13, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is one of the older generation iPhone models which was first released in September 2013. It has a good build quality made of a plastic body with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It uses an 8MP main camera at the back and a

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5 Won’t Charge Issue

By Chad | August 12, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5 is an older generation iPhone model which was released in September 2012.  It is a solid phone made of an Aluminum body with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels that’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It has a single 8MP main camera at the

How To Fix The Apple iPhone 5C Won’t Connect To Wi-Fi Issue

By Chad | August 11, 2019

The #Apple #iPhone5C is an older generation iPhone model which was first released in September 2013. It has a solid build quality made of a plastic body with a 4 inch IPS LCD screen having a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels. It sports an 8MP main camera at the back and a 1.2MP selfie

Specifications

Memory

iPhone 5

  • 16/32/64GB ROM
  • 1GB RAM DDR2
  • no microSD card slot

iPhone 5S

  • 16/32/64GB ROM
  • 1GB RAM DDR3
  • no microSD card slot

iPhone 5C

  • 8/16/32GB ROM
  • GB RAM DDR2
  • no microSD card slot

OS & CPU

iPhone 5

  • iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3
  • Apple A6 (32 nm)
  • Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)
  • PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)

iPhone 5S

  • iOS 7, upgradable to iOS 12.4
  • Apple A7 (28 nm)
  • Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
  • PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics)

iPhone 5C

  • iOS 7, upgradable to iOS 10.3.3
  • Apple A6 (32 nm)
  • Dual-core 1.3 GHz Swift (ARM v7-based)
  • PowerVR SGX 543MP3 (triple-core graphics)

Audio

  • comes with a stereo loudspeaker
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
  • Lightning to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter

Battery

iPhone 5

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh battery (5.45 Wh)
  • Stand-by Up to 225 h (2G) / Up to 225 h (3G)
  • Talk time Up to 8 h (2G) / Up to 8 h (3G)
  • Music play Up to 40 h

iPhone 5S

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1560 mAh battery (5.92 Wh)
  • Up to 250 h (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
  • Up to 10 h (2G) / Up to 10 h (3G)
  • Up to 40 h

iPhone 5C

  • Non-removable Li-Po 1510 mAh battery (5.73 Wh)
  • Up to 250 h (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
  • Up to 10 h (3G)
  • Up to 40 h

Display

iPhone 5

  • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 4.0 inches, 44.1 cm2 (~60.8% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 640 x 1136 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating

iPhone 5S

  • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 4.0 inches, 44.1 cm2 (~60.8% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 640 x 1136 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass, oleophobic coating

iPhone 5C

  • IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 4.0 inches, 44.1 cm2 (~59.9% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 640 x 1136 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~326 ppi density)

 

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO, QZSS
  • USB 2.0

Camera

iPhone 5

Main Camera

  • 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
  • Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • Video [email protected]

Selfie Camera

  • Modules 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 35mm (standard)
  • Features face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
  • Video [email protected]

iPhone 5S

Main Camera

Selfie Camera

  • 1.2 MP, f/2.4, 31mm (standard)
  • face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
  • [email protected]

iPhone 5C

Main Camera

  • 8 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), 1/3.2", 1.4µm, AF
  • LED flash, panorama, HDR
  • [email protected]

Selfie Camera

Build

iPhone 5

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 112 g (3.95 oz)
  • Front glass, aluminum body
  • Nano-SIM

iPhone 5s

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 112 g (3.95 oz)
  • Front glass, aluminum body
  • Nano-SIM

iPhone 5C

  • Dimensions: 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm (4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 in)
  • Weight: 132 g (4.66 oz)
  • Front glass, plastic body
  • Nano-SIM