Apple Inc set to launch iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C in time for Diwali shopping in india
Bharti Airtel and Reliance Communication will be selling Apple’s latest generation of smartphones, the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c in India, starting November 1.While Airtel has started taking pre-orders for the new iPhones in India, Reliance plans to offer the iPhones starting November 1. However, there is no official word on the pricing of both the devices in India.
Airtel has started pre-bookings for the latest iPhones which saw record sales in the first three days of launch in the US market.
“Interested customers can visit select Airtel Retail Store for pre-registration,” Airtel said in a statement.
Both iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s will ship with iOS 7, the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system. iPhone 5C would be available in India at price starting from about Rs 42,000 and iPhone 5S at Rs 54,000, says report.
Apple last week announced that iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C would be available in more than a dozen countries on November 1, including India, without revealing their prices.