New Delhi: Apple launched the iPhone 13 series on Tuesday (September 16) globally. The upcoming range includes iPhone 13, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max. The smartphones will go on sale starting September 24 in India.
In India, the retail price of the iPhone 13 is set at Rs 79,900 for the 128GB storage model. On the other hand, the most affordable smartphone in the range - the iPhone 13 mini - is priced at Rs 69,900.
Moreover, the iPhone 13 Pro and the iPhone 13 Pro Max models have been launched with a price tag of Rs Rs 1,19,900 and Rs 1,29,000, respectively.
However, did you know that you can buy smartphones in the iPhone 13 range at lower prices from other countries? For instance, you can buy iPhone 13 Pro Max from the US at the US $1099, which roughly translates to Rs 80,924 at current exchange rates.
Even if you include state taxes, which are as low as 7% in Florida, one can buy iPhone 13 Pro Max at about Rs 90,000 in the US, which would be cheaper by Rs 40,000 when compared to Indian prices.
Here’s a complete iPhone 13 country wise price list:
|Country||iPhone 13 mini||iPhone 13||iPhone 13 Pro||iPhone 13 Pro Max|
|India||Rs 69,900||Rs 79,990||Rs 1,19,900||Rs 1,29,000|
|US||US $699/ Rs 51,382||US $799/ Rs 58,733||US$ 999/ Rs 73,560||US$ 1099/ Rs 80,924|
|Australia||A$ 1199/ Rs 64,705||A$1349/ Rs 72,800||A$1699/ Rs 91,688||A$1849/ Rs 99,783|
|Canada||CAD$ 949/ Rs 55,146||CAD$1099/Rs 63,863||CAD$1399/ Rs 81,296||CAD$1549/ Rs 90,013|
|UAE||AED 2999/ Rs 60,014||AED 3399/ Rs 68,018||AED 4199/ Rs 84,028||AED 4699/ Rs 94,033|
*The above mentioned prices have been updated based on exchange rates as on September 17.
The reason behind the higher prices of the iPhone 13 series in India is the high tax rates as compared to other countries. Also Read: Sensex rises 150 points to hit fresh record, Nifty above 17,560
All the above-mentioned prices have been taken from the official Apple store. The prices are also inclusive of all the state taxes. Also Read: iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 11 get massive price cut after iPhone 13 launch, check new rates