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[digitimes] Foxconn reportedly to stop production of iPhone 5c at Zhengzhou factory

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Not everything Apple touches turns into gold.
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I hate the 5c.

The iPhone 5 should be $100; not this crap.
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Apple tried to make a phone cheaper and failed.

Here's an idea.

Take a book out of their iPad library; make one big and one small with virtually identical specs. The small one remains @ 4 inches, while the bigger one goes up to 4.5-4.7 inches. Charge a difference in price because the bigger one should have a higher res screen and bigger battery.

Now you've got "Premium" and "less premium", not metal and plastic.
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im srsly, plastic?
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I am glad that people don't fall only for the brand name. From the other side can imagine a hipster with a plastic Iphone?
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$650 32GB Plastic iPhone 5c vs $300 32GB Aluminum iPod Touch

A $350 premium for a device that is worse in quality than the cheaper device. If Apple can afford to sell the iPod Touch for $350 less, they can afford to make the case of the iPhone 5c aluminum.
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