Following a series of rumors yesterday, Apple has expanded its iPhone 5C line with a smaller, more affordable 8 gigabyte size in some countries.

Previously only available in 16GB and 32GB storage sizes, the unlocked 8GB device retails for £429 or approximately $713 in the U.K. — that’s £40 or roughly $66.47 cheaper than Apple’s 16GB option.

Apple’s decision to introduce a cheaper device follows reports of disappointing iPhone 5C sales. Sales were so slow back in October 2013 that Apple reportedly cut 20% of its production orders for the 5C. Others reported that 5C production was cut by as much as 35%, while iPhone 5S sales were higher than expected.

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Clearly, Apple isn’t giving up on the 5C. Unfortunately, the 8GB 5C launch is currently restricted to parts of Europe, Australia, and China — there’s no sign of a similar debut in the U.S. just yet.

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