iPhone 11 gets a massive price cut in India, iPhone XR and iPhone SE 2020 prices also slashed

On: October 14, 2020

Yesterday, Apple held a launch event to announce the new iPhone 12 series. The lineup includes four handsets – the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max, and they are priced between Rs 69,000 and Rs 1,29,000 in India. With the arrival of the new iPhones, Apple has revised the pricing of the existing iPhones in India.

Also read: Apple iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max with A14 Bionic SoCs, 5G support launched in India

The iPhone 11 is now available in India with a massive price cut of Rs 13,400 as compared to its original pricing. The iPhone XR from 2018 is now available with a discount of Rs 4,600 whereas the iPhone SE 2020 that went official earlier this year can now be bought with a price cut of Rs 2,600. These iPhones are expected to sell with additional discounts during the upcoming sales on Amazon India and Flipkart.

iPhone 11, iPhone XR and iPhone SE 2020 prices slashed in India

iPhone 11 and iPhone XR-

iPhone 11 (left) and iPhone XR (right)

As it can be seen in the table below, the 64GB, 128GB and 256GB iPhone 11 variants are now available for Rs 54,900, Rs 59,900, and Rs 69,900, respectively. At launch, they were priced at Rs 68,300, Rs 73,600 and Rs 84,100, respectively. The 64GB and 128GB iPhone XR were priced at Rs 52,500 and Rs 57,800, respectively, at launch. Both models can now be purchased for Rs 47,900 and Rs 52,900, respectively.

The 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB iPhone SE 2020 were introduced for Rs 42,500, Rs 47,800, and Rs 58,300, respectively. These are now priced at Rs 39,900, Rs 44,900, and Rs 54,900, respectively.

iPhone model Old price New price
iPhone 11 64GB Rs 68,300 Rs 54,900
iPhone 11 128GB Rs 73,600 Rs 59,900
iPhone 11 256GB Rs 84,100 Rs 69,900
iPhone XR 64GB Rs 52,500 Rs 47,900
iPhone XR 128GB Rs 57,800 Rs 52,900
iPhone SE 2020 64GB Rs 42,500 Rs 39,900
iPhone SE 2020 128GB Rs 47,800 Rs 44,900
iPhone SE 2020 256GB Rs 58,300 Rs 54,900

Starting from October 17th, Apple will be offering free AirPods for customers who purchase the iPhone 11 through its online store. The company is currently selling the AirPods Pro along with 1st gen and 2nd gen AirPods in India. It is unclear which generation of AirPods will be made available for free with the iPhone 11. Even if Apple gives away the 1st gen AirPods, it’s still a pretty good deal consider they are priced at Rs 14,900.

Alternatively, buyers can wait for the Great Indian Sale on Amazon India where the iPhone 11 will be made available for less than Rs 50,000. The iPhone XR and iPhone SE 2020 have received minor price cuts. While Apple is now offering the iPhone XR with a starting price of Rs 47,900, it is already available on Flipkart for Rs 47,500. On the other hand, the iPhone SE 2020 that is now selling at Rs 39,900 starting price on Apple Store can be purchased for Rs 37,900 on Flipkart. Both smartphones are expected to be available with further discounts during the Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale and Amazon India’s Great Indian Sale that are scheduled to begin at 12am on October 16th.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.