The signs are all pointing to one thing: Apple is indeed working on a cheaper, plastic iPhone model for debut this fall. The most damning evidence thus far is a report from New York-based labor rights organization China Labor Watch detailing production of such an iPhone.

China Labor Watch investigated working conditions at Pegatron, one of Apple’s Chinese iPhone manufacturers and issued a report (.PDF) disclosing their findings. Inside, it made some curious references to a plastic iPhone — a product that doesn’t yet exist on the market.

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    The signs are all pointing to one thing: Apple is indeed working on a cheaper, plastic iPhone model for debut this fall....
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    Human Rights organization releases report documenting Apple’s myriad human rights abuses. Journalists furiously...
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    i think this shows a lot. We get this product and treat it’s like a bar of gold or something precious. Look how they...
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    Not sure if I like this idea or not, I guess a cheaper iPhone would be cool, but I don’t want to see a “cheaper” iPhone...
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