The whole world is now getting the iPhone 3g and the still there no word on the pricing information the 2nd largest mobile market in the world – India
So many of you users have been asking about the iphone 3g ‘s price in india . Unfortunately no official info is out but we can make some predictions based on our understanding of the mobile scene in india.
Read on to get the expected price of the 3g iphone
The iphone 3g is retailing for USD 199 in the USA (Rs.8500 approx) with a 2 year contract.
AT & T the main operator in the america hinted at a USD 599 version which was not committed to a contract.
The real portion market share phone companies want to grab in India is the 10k to 20k segment.
Most low end smart phones and a few hi end smart phones fall under this bracket. So the
8GB iphone will cost something between Rs.10000 – 15000
16 GB version will cost Rs.20000- 25000
These might be with or without a contact .. only Steve Jobs knows
And both Airtel and Vodafone (the lucky duo which has grabbed the exclusive rights to carry the touch phone –err .. did we hear exclusive ?? does not sound quite like it ) will have postpaid plans tailor made for the iPhone