ITVoice News: Customers and ardent fans of Apple devices are already quite delighted with the latest launch of their favourite brand – iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Now they have some more reason to celebrate as Apple’s flagship smartphone of 2013, iPhone 5S is going to undergo an “official” price cut in India.
Both the 16GB and 32GB versions of iPhone 5S will be very much available in markets, along with iPhone 5C 8GB. But the revised prices were not announced at the recent Apple event. A tweet from Mumbai-based Mahesh Telecom has announced that the two iPhone 5S variants will have a price cut, ahead of launch of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in India.
The tweet says, iPhone 5S 16GB will cost Rs 44,500 instead of Rs 53,500 and the 32GB variant will be available at Rs 49,500 instead of Rs 62,500, as mentioned in The Times of India. But the online price is lesser for iPhone 5S. Amazon.in is deal the 16GB version at Rs 34,999 and Flipkart at Rs 36,000. The online price of 32GB version is Rs 56,000, which is expected to come down after the price cut.
No word has been spread yet about a buyback offer for iPhone 5S, as happened for iPhone 5C last year. Apple India has removed the iPhone 6 launch date, which was earlier mentioned as 17 October, following 26 September. Till now, no official statement has been released about when iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus will get launched in India.