The India pricing for Apple’s latest iPhones has been revealed. The devices will hit store shelves on October 25, just in time for the holiday shopping.
Apple’s flagship smartphones, the iPhone 5s and the iPhone 5c will launch in India on October 25. The iPhone 5s is priced at Rs. 53,500 for the 16GB model, Rs. 62,500 for the 32GB model and Rs 71,500 for the 64GB model. The iPhone 5c is priced at Rs. 41,900 for the 16GB model and Rs. 53,500 for the 32GB model. The two smartphones will be available contract free in India but will also be sold by Airtel and R Com. Both the service providers claim that they will offer attractive data and talk plans with the two devices.
Apple had earlier revealed that the iPhones would launch in India along with other countries on November 1. The smartphones are launching five days earlier than announced.
The iPhone 5s is the flagship of the two devices. The hardware powering the smartphone has been upgraded when compared to the previous generation along with the camera, flash and a new finger print scanner. The smartphone is available in three colours – white, black and gold.
The iPhone 5c on the other hand is available in a number of colours and “c” in the name doesn’t stand for cheap but Colour. The device has the same internal specifications as the iPhone 5, which has been discontinued by Apple. The 5c is a heavier and thicker smartphone than the iPhone 5 and 5s.
The iPhone has seen a number of changes since it was first launched back in 2007. You can take a look atthe evolution of the iPhone to see how much the smartphone has changed from its first iteration over the years.