We bring news of absolute delight for prospective iPhone X buyers. If you think that the magnificent iPhone X is out of your league, then hold your horses, for Apple India has announced a new limited period offer for iPhone X buyers. The super-smartphone is now available at a collective discount of Rs. 30,000 at Apple Premium Resellers. Read more
Apple’s Taiwanese manufacturer Wistron corp is reportedly finalising the deal to secure another 100 acres of land in Bangalore, the silicon valley of India.
To expand its presence in India, the firm is likely to invest $157 million to set-up the manufacturing site for iPhone 6s. Currently, Wistron produces only iPhone SE (therefore, the cheapest iPhone for us, unless you have a mamaji/chachaji living in America. Read more
Last November, when iPhone X was launched with a whopping price tag of Rs. 83,9000 for its base model and Rs. 1.02 lakh for the 256GB, it became the first mainstream handset in India to cross the mark of rupees 1 lakh (What a historic day!!). Needless to say there was a flurry to complaints and cries, with pre-order offers like Jio Cashback doing little to ease the pain.
It was too pricey. It was doomed in a price sensitive marketing like India, it just wasn’t worth it – All these arguments, although credible, have been proven wrong! Read more
With the hike in customs duty levied on imported phones from 15% to 20%, iPhone prices in India have gone further up. Read more
Rejoice Apple fans in India, because the chances of Apple stores popping up all over the country have gotten a whole lot better. Yes, we know that the launch of Apple stores in India has been a long overdue, but better late than never, right? Read more
Have your heart set on the new range of Apple products? Well, now is the right time to buy them. HDFC Bank is offering amazing cash back offers on iPad, iPhone, MacBook and Apple watch variants in India. Exciting right? Read more
After iPhone users learned that Apple has been purposefully slowing down the older models to ‘optimise performance’, the tech giant has been slammed with a series class-action lawsuits. However, the distrust being created by this ‘iPhone slowdown’ saga is a bigger worry for Apple than the impending financial losses. Understandably, Tim Cook and co. are doing all they can to salvage the situation. Read more
Wistron Corp., Apple Inc’s primary iPhone assembler in India, wants to expand its iPhone manufacturing in India. The company is reportedly scouting for 100 acres of land in Bangalore to set up the plant. Wistron executives visited several locations and narrowed down a few, including a one close to the airport. The Taiwanese manufacturer plans on using the facility to supply to other brands aside from Apple. Read more
Apple’s iPhone sale for the FY2017 saw a significant boost of 50 per cent. But according to reports, the figures are still not a good enough response for the newly launched iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Amit Mishra, an analyst, said that “Apple sold a total of 1.5 million units of iPhone in India in the year ended September 2017, and it is a 50 per cent growth compared with the last fiscal year.” Read more
There are plenty of naysayers in the market who believe that Apple, while a juggernaut in the electronics industry, could possibly not be earning a lot of money. The cost of their products is so prohibitive that most consumers are likely to switch loyalties to the competitors.
But anybody who’s ever doubted Apple’s earning potential might want to give things a second thought. Putting their revenue and profit concerns to rest, Apple India delivered strong financial results that exceeded the estimations of Wall Street. It’s clear: Apple’s products are selling and they’re making a hell of a lot of money. Read more