After months of wait, Apple has introduced iPhone 7/7 Plus on the “See you on the 7th” media event held at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. The brand new iPhone is expected to launch in India on October 7.
The 4.7-inch iPhone 7 will have the starting price of Rs 60,000 for the 32GB iPhone model in the country. Knowing that iPhone 6s 16GB was priced at Rs 62,000, it can be a game changer for Indian consumer as they will have more storage at less price.
iPhone 7/7 Plus Release Date in India
Apple has confirmed that India will be in the second batch of countries where the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will launch. In the wake of remarkable growth in iPhone sales during the recent quarters in the second largest smartphone market in the country, Apple seems to be taking India very seriously.
Besides, it is the first time that the tech giant has confirmed the India pricing at the iPhone launch event itself.
The preorders for the latest iPhone are to begin from September 9. It will start shipping from 16th of September.
The newest flagship smartphones from the world’s most valuable brand flaunt excellent camera, supremely powerful A10 chip and IP67 water resistance.
In the US, the price of the iPhone 7 starts at $649 (about Rs. 43,000) for 32GB variant, while iPhone 7 Plus costs at $769 (about Rs. 51,000) for 32GB storage.
There are three storage capacities like 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB.
The latest iPhone models are available in two new colors: (matte) black, jet (glossy) black along with the already existing gold, silver, and rose gold.
The all new iPhone has done away with the physical Home button in favor of the touch-sensitive Home button. Besides, there is no headphone jack.
For more information related to the iPhone 7 event, check out this post.