Good news for all the iPhone lovers! Apple is all set to roll out iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India on September 29, 2017. And this is just a week after they go on sale in the US.
Apple is all set to launch its latest roll out in India on September 29, 2017. This is just after the week the handset goes on sale in the US. The US-based firm has planned to unveil these two models with the Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV in India, which has more than 10,000 retailers.
“This is the earliest iPhone has ever been available for customers in India,” said a representative from Apple India to the media.
India turns out to be the world’s second-biggest smartphone market, right after China. The leading businessmen predict that Apple may target over 50 percent growth in sales in the launch period, which is much higher than the previous year.
The company will start taking the pre-orders for the iPhone 8 line from September 22, 2017. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available in two storage alternatives in India: a 64 GB variant and a 256 GB variant. The 64 GB iPhone 8 will be priced at 64,000 INR. And the 256 GB iPhone 8 be priced at 77,000 INR, respectively. And speaking of iPhone 8 Plus, the device will cost you 77,000 INR for 64 GB storage and 86,000 INR for the 256 GB variant. The devices will be available in three color options: Space Grey, Silver, and Gold.
Apple: Discounts You Can Avail
As a promotional activity, Apple will be providing a cashback of 10,000 INR on the latest Apple launches along with 15,000 INR for the buyers who are purchasing a new iPhone and Watch Series 3 together only via Citibank cards.
As per the trade executives, the launch event will be conducted on Sept 29, 2017, at 6 PM in the evening. The event will take place in nine major cities: National Capital Region, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai, Pune, and Hyderabad.