On September 12th, Apple announced the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR smartphones. The relatively more affordable iPhone XR is expected to go on sale in October in India, whereas the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are available on pre-orders in the country starting from today through multiple platforms such as Flipkart and online stores of Airtel and Jio.
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Pricing
The 64 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB iPhone XS models are priced at Rs 99,000, Rs 1,14,900 and Rs 1,34,900 respectively. On the other side, the 64 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB variants of the iPhone XS Max cost Rs 1,09,000, Rs 1,24,900 and Rs 1,44,900 respectively. Flipkart, Airtel and Jio are offering all the storage editions of the iPhone XS and XS Max in Gold, Silver and Space Gray colour options.
Pre-booking iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max from Flipkart
Flipkart is offering up to Rs 13,500 off on exchange. No cost EMI on Flipkart begins at Rs 19,150 per month. The e-commerce site is also offering the iPhone XS and XS Max with standard EMI options. HDFC, and RBL credit card users can avail additional 5 percent discount on EMI transactions. Also, Axis Bank Buzz credit card users can take advantage of 5 percent extra discount. Visit this link to pre-order the new iPhones from Flipkart.
Pre-booking iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max from Airtel
Airtel is also receiving the pre-orders of the iPhone XS and XS Max. To pre-book, users are required to visit the Airtel India website and click on the pre-order banner for the new iPhones. Next, customers need to select the desired iPhone model and then check the shipping availability by entering the pin-code. Airtel’s website states that it will begin with store pick up or door step deliver services from 6.00 pm onwards.
The website also says that #AirtelThanks members can take advantage of early access to pre-order. Also, Axis and Citi bank credit card users can avail 5 percent cashback on 12- and 24-month EMI plans, and customers that perform non-EMI transactions can benefit from 5X Reward points. Visit the Airtel store link here to pre-book the desired iPhone.
Pre-booking iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max from Jio
To pre-book the iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max from Jio’s website, users are required to click on the pre-order banner present on the homepage. Next, users are required to select the storage and colour of the desired iPhone model and then check availability by entering the pin-code and then hit the Proceed button.
On the next page, users need to click on Checkout to enter personal details such as first name, last name, email address and phone number. Clicking on Continue will lead to payment page that will provide users with different payment options such as credit card, debit card, internet banking, Jio Money, e-Wallet and EMI. Here is the dedicated page on Jio’s website to pre-book the iPhone XS or XS Max.
iPhone XR Pricing and Availability
The 64 GB, 256 GB and 512 GB editions of the iPhone XR are priced at Rs 76,900, Rs 81,900 and Rs 91,900 respectively. The iPhone XR pre-bookings will begin in India on October 19th and its sales will begin on October 26th.