Cheaper iPhone is still roaming in rumours. Now a purported hands on video and a number of pictures of the cheaper iPhone surfaced. While it is still unconfirmed that when Apple would finally unveil the cheaper iPhone, the Android replica of the budget-friendly iPhone is now available.
A Chinese accessories reseller, Techdy has alleging to have the cheaper iPhone in the pictures and video. The source has claimed that the purported cheaper iPhone has a 4-inch display and a polycarbonate shell on the rear unlike aluminum construction which is currently available on the original iPhone. The 4-inch screen size claimed by the source is somehow contrasting the earlier 3.5-inch display rumoured in the cheaper iPhone. The purported cheaper iPhone surfaced in the pictures is having Apple’s Lightning port at the bottom along with a speaker grill.
The pictures are quite identical to the multi-colored shells earlier leaked in a rumour of the cheaper iPhone. These pictures are also quite similar to the earlier renders of the cheaper iPhone. However, the authentication of the pictures is still a question but the accessories reseller has started selling a replica of the cheaper iPhone with Android operating system.
Watch purported cheaper iPhone hands on video:
The Android replica of the purported cheaper iPhone, coined as Basic Bear, has a 4-inch display with 1136 x 640 pixels resolution. The smartphone comes with Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) operating system out of the box along with the stock UI. The smartphone is powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core Snapdragon 600 CPU, 2GB of RAM and there is 16GB internal storage along with a microSD card slot. There is an 8-megapixel camera available on the rear and a 2-megapixel camera is available on the front. The Android smartphone is also claimed to have built in Qi wireless charging capabilities and packs with a 2300mAh battery. With all such specifications, the cheaper iPhone look-like Android phone is having a price tag of $199.