According to the report of American business magazine – Fast Company, the latest data from Canada Financial Service Firm show iPhone 5s tops sales chart at four big major U.S. carriers — AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, and T-mobile, while iPhone 5c follows closely behind and SamSung flagship Galaxy S4 ranks the third. The ranking result is a bit surprising, after all, iPhone 5s has just hit the market in late September, and the iPhone 5c sale is not so hot. The popularity of the two new handsets may be owed to 2 factors. On the one hand, it may result from promotional price for both iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in recent days, on the other hand, iPhone 5s and 5c win popularity for their unique features respectively.

As we know, iPhone 5s does much better in sale than iPhone 5c though they went on sale at the same time. Among the 3 kinds of colors of iPhone 5s, the gold and silver models are more popular since they hit the shelves. While, many retailers continue to cut the price of the more affordable iPhone 5c after no more than two weeks since iPhone 5c went on sale. You must be curious about the big difference between iPhone 5s sale and iPhone 5c sale. The iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c comparison below will solve your puzzles.

iPhone 5s v.s. iPhone 5c

iPhone 5s v.s. iPhone 5c

If you are pondering whether to buy an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c, you have to make a detailed comparison between the two new handsets. Apple iPhone 5c spots a fast A6 chip, iOS 7, 8-megapixel iSight camera, ultrafast wireless, 4-inch Retina display, 6 kinds of colorful cases as well as 16GB or 32GB capacities available. With completely new design, iPhone 5c makes iPhone 5 an amazing phone, and gives an entirely new expression of what iPhone can be.

While, Apple’s new flagship iPhone 5s features with an all-new Touch ID home button, a powerful 64-bit A7 chip, iOS 7, 8-megapixel camera, 1080p front-facing video capture, dual LED “True Tone” flash, ultrafast LTE wireless, 4-inch Retina display and 3 colors available, internal storage choice of 16GB, 32GB or 64GB, all make iPhone 5s an advanced and forward-thinking phone.

In price, iPhone 5s 16GB model costs $199, the 32GB model $299 and the 64GB 5S $399 are on a two-year contract price. Compared with this, iPhone 5C is on a similar two year deal – the 16GB model will set you back $99, while the 32GB version costs $199.

From the specs of iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c above, you must have found the original cause of difference between iPhone 5s sale and iPhone 5c sale. The specs suggest that iPhone 5s excels at more powerful central processing capability, improved camera and advanced Touch ID fingerprint sensor, which iPhone 5c are not equipped with. However, as far as price is concerned, affordable iPhone 5C is more appealing to customers in the US looking for a cheaper iPhone.

When you have bought an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c, one thing you must want to do is to transfer contacts/messages/photos/videos and other data from old iPhone to the new iPhone 5s/5c, you can easily achieve it by backing up the old iPhone data to PC first with use of  an iPad/iPod/iPhone data backup tool and then reimport the data from PC to iPhone 5s/5c with use of iTunes. If you are not familiar with iOS 7 interface on your iPhone 5s/5c, data loss is unavoidable, in this case, you can use Leawo iOS Data Recovery to recover deleted data from iPhone 5s/5c.