by Joe White
September 17, 2013
Apple's iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c handsets are set to go on sale this Friday, however unboxing videos and images depicting the packaging layout and contents for both smartphones have already surfaced online. First up, the Italian-language website HDBlog posted a number of images depicting the unboxing of Apple's iPhone 5c, claiming that the photographs come from China Unicom (who, along with China Telecom, is confirmed to be carrying the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in China). The publication also draws attention to an unboxing video hosted at the Chinese website YouKu. As expected, the package contents for Apple's iPhone 5c include a pair of Apple EarPods, a Lightning USB cable, and a Lightning-compatible wall charger. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLm-dvIOFdg
If you can't see the above video, please click this link.In addition to this, however, a number of images depicting the unboxing of a gold iPhone 5s handset also hit the Web, appearing at the Chinese-language forum DGtle. Here's a selection: As a reminder, Apple's iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c are set to launch on Friday, Sept. 20 in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, France, Germany, Japan, and China, and preorders for the latter handset launched last week. We'll keep you updated with further information as we receive it. In the meantime, see: Three Lessons Apple Could Learn From Motorola’s Moto X, Apple Has Some Nice News For Legacy iOS Device Owners, and Finally, Amazon Instant Video Gains AirPlay Support For Watching Videos On Apple TV.