With iPhone 6 expected soon, iPhone 5 gets price cut E-mail Tweet Facebook Google Plus Linkedin Share icons by Benjamin Snyder" itemprop="author" class="article-byline-author"> Benjamin Snyder @FortuneMagazine June 27, 2014, 5:38 PM EDT As rumors circulate about an upcoming iPhone 6, Wal-Mart and other retailers started slashing the prices of iPhone 5 models on Friday. Wal-Mart, for instance, cut the cost of the 16-gigabyte iPhone 5c to $29 with a two-year contract, from $49. The 16 GB iPhone 5s, meanwhile, now goes for $99, down from $149. These prices, however, are only available in-store and not online, according to media reports. “We’re just providing our customers with the technology that they’re looking for,” a Wal-Mart WMT spokeswoman told ABC News. Costco and Best Buy are also slashing the price of the iPhone 5 series. Costco COST is now selling the 16 GB 5S for $78 after a $120 discount. Best Buy BBY , meanwhile, is offering a 16 GB iPhone 5S for $99 with a two-year contract (after a $100 price cut). The deal is limited to contracts with Verizon VZ and Sprint S . The phone price cuts come amid increased speculation that Apple [fortune-stock symbol=”AAPL will introduce an iPhone 6 in September. The big-screen phone is said to have a 5.5-inch screen (as opposed to the current 4-inch display), according to Investor’s Business Daily.