iPad officially starts selling in 9 more countries , Pricing Revealed

Apple just announced that after a successful start in USA, the iPad is now going on sale in 9 more countries Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland and the UK from May 28. Users in these countries can pre-order the device online starting from May 10.

Apple is also planning to launch the iPad  in Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore soon but will announce availability at a later date. Surprised to see that India is not on that list.

Looks like these countries are successful markets for the iPhone and iPhone users are very likely to get an iPad compared to that first time buyers of Apple products.

Considering the fact that iPad is not available in India and many users have asked us where to buy one, here is a chart showing the approximate price of the iPad in USA, Europe and Britain after tax. As you can see its cheapest in USA and most expensive in UK.

USD USD +10% Tax EUR(inc tax) GBP(inc tax) INR INR INR
16GB WiFi 499 548.9 479 429 24920 27656 28703
32GB WiFi 599 658.9 579 499 29914 33429 33387
64GB WiFi 699 768.9 679 599 34908 39203 40077
16GB WiFi+3G 629 691.9 579 529 31412 33429 36394
32GB WiFi+3G 729 801.9 679 599 36406 39203 40077
64GB WiFi+3G 829 911.9 779 699 41400 44977 46768

This is based on the official prices provided by Apple

Author: Varun Krish

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