In what may come as a great deal for those looking to buy an iPhone, Apple has announced a promotional offer on one of its newest smartphone. The Apple iPhone XR – which was launched at starting price of Rs 76,900 – will soon be available for as low as Rs 53,900. However, this price is applicable only for HDFC Bank customers. For others, the iPhone XR (64GB variant) will be available for Rs 59,900.
While this is the price for 64GB variant, the other two variants have also seen a temporary price drop. The iPhone XR (128GB) which was launched at Rs 81,900 will be available for Rs 64,900. The 256GB variant of iPhone XR (original price Rs 91,900) will be available for 74,900. For HDFC Bank customers, the two variants will be priced at Rs 58,400 and Rs 67,400 respectively.
Notably, the 10% cashback on
iPhone XR is available only on HDFC Bank Debit and Credit Cards. Prospective buyers can also avail no-cost EMI loans from Bajaj Finance and HDFC Bank Consumer Loans. The promotional offer will start from April 5 and will be on till stocks last.
The iPhone XR was launched in October as the most ‘affordable’ iPhone of 2018. The other two variants launched in 2018 were
iPhone XS and
iPhone XS Max which come with a starting price of Rs 99,900. The iPhone XR is powered by the A12 Bionic processor which is also found in the more expensive iPhones. The smartphone is water and splash resistant and comes with features like FaceID. There’s a single 12MP camera at the back whereas for selfies there’s a 7MP sensor at the front. The iPhone XR offers more screen estate than the XS as it features a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina Display.
The temporary price drop in the iPhone XR comes days after it was reported that Apple may start making its newest iPhones in India. A Bloomberg report suggested that Foxconn, Apple’s manufacturer may begin production of iPhone X series in India soon.