• Subscribe

iPhone 5c review: The no-brainer upgrade for iPhone 4 or 4s

At a Glance

(1 items)

  • Apple iPhone 5c
    4/5
    $99.00
    Shop ▾
    Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores. Our parent company, IDG, receives advertisement revenue for shopping activity generated by the links. Because the buttons are attached programmatically, they should not be interpreted as editorial endorsements.

    The iPhone 5c offers enough new features at an attractive enough price to make it an affordable upgrade to anyone who still owns a iPhone 4 or 4s.

At a Glance

The iPhone 5c offers enough new features at an attractive enough price to make it an affordable upgrade to anyone who still owns a iPhone 4 or 4s.

Price when rated: $99
Shop ▾
Amazon Shop buttons are programmatically attached to all reviews, regardless of products' final review scores. Our parent company, IDG, receives advertisement revenue for shopping activity generated by the links. Because the buttons are attached programmatically, they should not be interpreted as editorial endorsements.

Pros

  • 1.2-megapixel FaceTime camera
  • Dramatically better performance than iPhone 4 and 4s
  • Better battery life than previous models

Cons

  • Colored plastic case may not be to everyone's liking
  • Not a dramatic change from iPhone 5
 Compare

Subscribe to the Best of Macworld Newsletter

Comments

Close

Apple Watch review: The good, the bad, and the ugly

May 8, 2015 3:49 AM

The Apple Watch excels as a fitness tracker and remote control, but it's hampered by app loading times and home screen clutter.

READ THE RELATED ARTICLE:<

Apple Watch review: The good, the bad, and the ugly

Top Reviewed iPhone Charts

Subscribe to the Best of Macworld Newsletter

By submitting your email address you are consenting to receive email notifications from IDG. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for more information.
See All Newsletters »