Apple has finally announced that its online store will be launched in India on September 3rd. The brand has confirmed that the online store will offer the full range of Apple products in the country. This will allow the Cupertino brand to offer its product range directly to its customers without relying on online marketplaces like Amazon and Flipkart.
Through the online store, the brand will also provide direct support to its customers across the country. Apart from the product range and customer support, Apple has announced it will provide financing and customised products as well. Let’s take a look at what all Apple plans to offer through its online store.
Apple Store online India launch date
The Cupertino-based brand has announced that the Apple Store online will provide financing options to those looking for easy payment options. Besides that, the brand will also offer a trade-in program on the website, where users will be able to trade older products for a new model. Apple has also mentioned that students in India will be provided with special prices on Mac or iPad with discounts on accessories and AppleCare+.
The company has also stated that the online store will offer signature gift wrap and personalised engraving on select products. Customers will be able to purchase AirPods with an engraving of emoji or text in English, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, and Telugu. Those purchasing iPad and Apple Pencil can select English engravings.
Deirdre O’Brien, Apple’s senior vice president of Retail + People, said, “We’re proud to be expanding in India and want to do all we can to support our customers and their communities. We know our users are relying on technology to stay connected, engage in learning, and tap into their creativity, and by bringing the Apple Store online to India, we are offering our customers the very best of Apple at this important time.”