iPhone 5S and 5C: Everything You Need to Know About the Next iPhone

Resist the temptation to buy a new iPhone right now. Wait for the next one.

ByJoanna Stern
August 20, 2013, 9:48 AM

Aug. 20, 2013 — -- "When is the next iPhone coming out?" "Should I wait for the next iPhone or just get one now?" "And why would I want the next iPhone to read my fingerprint?"

It happens to me every year around this time -- a deluge of questions about the next iPhone.

And the timing of the rumors and interest makes sense. For the past two years, Apple has released a new iPhone in September, which means that many are preparing for a long-anticipated upgrade. And yes, according to reports, Apple is now gearing up for its annual September iPhone event where it is expected to release the successor to the iPhone 5 -- presumably the iPhone 5S -- and another phone called the iPhone 5C.

Yes, Apple is rumored to be releasing not one but two iPhones this year.

For those who have questions about the next iPhone, when it is coming and if you should wait, you've come to the right place: Here's a guide just for you. Yes, you. Here's everything we've dug out about Apple's next phones, keeping in mind that Apple has declined to comment on all of the following reports or speculation.

The iPhone 5S

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