You read that right, in addition to the standard white and black colors, Apple will reveal a gold version as well. According to TechCrunch’s MG Siegler, “a number of folks have noted that a gold iPhone would likely do well in the Chinese and Indian markets as well, where the color is very popular. This is especially interesting given the talk about the ‘iPhone 5C’ being key in these markets as well, with a presumed unsubsidized lower price-point.” Continue reading for more pictures of the actual parts.
Siegler’s comments follow a research note from last week in which KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stated that the iPhone 5S will be offered in a gold casing in addition to Apple’s traditional white and black offerings.
Another report from Japanese blog Mac Otakara stated that the iPhone 5S would come in a gold color as well, while also sharing additional information about the device.