Now we got an end to the rumors, Apple iPhone 5 will get launched in India on November 2nd 2102 confirms multiple sources. Apple’s official distribution partners in India Ingram Micro and Redington has confirmed the November 2nd launch. They have also unveiled the pricing which starts from Rs 45,500 and go way up to Rs 59,500 for the higher model.
According to the official pricing revealed, the base model Apple iPhone 5 16GB version will get priced at Rs 45,500, Apple iPhone 5 32GB version will get priced at Rs 52,500 and the high-end model Apple iPhone 5 64GB version will get priced at Rs 59,500. All this model will be available in both White & Silver or Black & Slate color.
iPhone 5 features –
- 4-inch retina display with 1136×640 pixel resolution
- A6 chip Processor with 1GB RAM
- 4G LTE, HSPA, HSPA+, DC-HSDPA and dual-channel Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
- 8 megapixel camera iSight camera on rear and 1.2 MP front facing camera
- 16GB, 32GB and 64GB storage
- GPS, Bluetooth
This time Apple plans to distribute the new iPhone 5 on its own through its distribution partners rather than relying on Indian telecom operators like Airtel, Vodafone and Airce. Most of the top Telecom operators in the country are ready to introduce Nano SIMs in time for iPhone 5 launch. Apple has two official distribution partners in India Ingram Micro and Redington. Aircel has already put a teaser banner on their homepage, but they have not provided any additional details.
Source – Redington India Limited