Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

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Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

Apple 's iPhone 5.

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That much-rumored “cheap” Apple iPhone could hit the market at a lowball price of $99, according to a story published today by Bloomberg.

Citing an unnamed source familiar with Apple ‘s plans, Bloomberg said the phone would sell at a price range of $99 to $149 and would pop up late this year at the earliest.

Apple has already been chatting with at least one of the top U.S. wireless carriers about selling the phone, according to the source. The company has reportedly been working on a low-cost iPhone since February 2011 in a bid to grab more customers in developing countries, a tidbit also mentioned by a separate Bloomberg source.

This latest scuttlebutt follows a report from yesterday’s Wall Street Journal claiming that Apple is prepping a low-cost iPhone for debut later this year. The Journal’s story followed a rumor from DigiTimes pointing to a … [Read more]

Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

Cheaper iPhone could cost as little as $99, Bloomberg says

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