Aug 13 2008
As posted earlier Vodafone and Airtel are all set to launch the iPhone 3G on 22nd August. But the prices were not known then.
Just today, many sites seem to have the Official Pricing Details available.
According to them iPhone 3G 8Gb will be available for Rs. 31,000 and the iPhone 3G 16Gb for Rs.37,000 !
Here’s what Tech2.com says :
Well, that’s about to change now as we’ve received official pricing for the most-awaited phone.
The 8 GB version of the iPhone 3G will cost Rs. 31,000, while the 16 GB version will cost between Rs. 36,000 and Rs. 37,000.
These prices are not inclusive of the plan these phones will come bundled with.
Customers buying the iPhone will have a choice of plans to choose from, so stay online with us to get those details soon.
Apple once again seems to have done unjustice to its Indian users and set a sky high price for their iPhones ! Note that even with a price tag of 31 thousand, the iPhone will be subsidized and will still be Locked under a 1 yr or 2 yr Contract !