Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max now up for pre-order via Flipkart, Airtel Online Store and Jiocom
Two of the three latest Apple iPhones are now up for pre-bookings in India. The iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max can now be pre-booked from Flipkart, the Airtel Online Store and Jio.com. The relatively cheaper iPhone XR will be made available later in the country. Flipkart has exchange offers and cashbacks to allure customers who are pre-ordering the devices, and Airtel is also running cashback offers as a part of the pre-order offer. While the cheapest of the two is priced at Rs 99,900 in India, the prices go all the way up to Rs 1,44,900.
iPhone XS Price in India
The iPhone XS comes with a smaller OLED display as compared to the iPhone XS Max. It was launched in a 64GB, 256GB and 512GB variants and is priced as follows:
iPhone XS 64GB – Rs 99,900
iPhone XS 256GB – Rs 1,14,900
iPhone XS 512GB – Rs 1,34,900
iPhone XS Max Price in India
The iPhone XS Max features a 6.5-inch OLED display, the biggest display has ever offered. The device is also available in 64GB, 256GB and 512GB variants.
iPhone Xs Max 64GB – Rs 1,09,900
iPhone Xs Max 256GB – Rs 1,24,900
iPhone Xs Max 512GB – Rs 1,44,900
The astronomical prices are why one would be better off buying the new iPhones abroad.
iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max offers on Flipkart
One can pre-order all the storage variants of the two iPhones from Flipkart and the online retailer has listed them at the same aforementioned prices. However, one can get up to Rs 13,500 off on exchange, while buying the iPhones. Additionally, one can avail a 5 percent discount while pre-ordering the devices using an HDFC Bank, RBL Bank, or an Axis Bank Buzz credit card. There is also a no-cost EMI option starting at Rs 4,149 per month.
iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max offers on Airtel Online Store
Airtel is only offering the 64GB variant of the iPhone XS and the XS Max on its Online Store. One will get to avail 5 percent cashback by using Axis Bank or Citi Bank credit cards, but only by opting for either 12 or 24 months of EMI. They can also avail 5X reward points on all non-EMI transactions. As an exclusive offer, one can pick up the phone on the day of launch from a nearby Store after September 28 at 6.00 PM or else those who can wait can get it delivered in a standard fashion.
iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max offers on Jio.com
Jio has all the three variants of the two phones available for preorder but there are no offers for early birds. It should be noted that the pre-orders for the new iPhones can only be done between September 21 to September 27 and one can only pre-order one iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max per transaction. There is no Cash On Delivery option and one will have to make complete payment while pre-booking. As per Jio’s website, the booked device will be shipped in 3 to 5 business days after the new models are made available in India, which will happen on September 28.