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Apple Watch Series 3 price cut in India, now starts at Rs 28,900

In February, Apple Watch series 3 prices in India were increased by 9.3 percent because of import duty hike.

  • Published: September 13, 2018 3:33 PM IST
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Just like older generation iPhone price cut in India, Apple has also reduced prices of the Apple Watch Series 3, which was launched last year. Now with the arrival of the Apple Watch Series 4 with ECG support, the previous generation smartwatch series will be available at a new starting price of Rs 28,900.

Indian consumers will now be able to purchase Apple Watch Series 3 GPS at a starting price of Rs 28,900. The smartwatch was launched last year at Rs 29,900, but due to import duty revision in February the prices of all the Apple iPhone and Apple Watch models were increased. The Apple Watch series 3 alone saw up to 9.3 percent price hike. The starting variant of Apple Watch Series 3 GPS price was increased to Rs 32,380.

Now after the price cut, the Apple Watch Series 3 GPS 42mm variant MRP has dropped too. It is now priced at Rs 31,900. The 38mm variant of Apple Watch Series 3 GPS+Cellular edition will cost Rs 39,080.

The prices of Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 has been reduced too. After the price cut, the Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 GPS 38mm variant is available at Rs 28,900, whereas the 42mm variant now costs Rs 31,900 (new MRP). The GPS+Cellular edition of the same 38mm and 42mm models now come at Rs 37,900 and Rs 40,900, respectively.

Also for the new prices of older iPhones in India, the starting price has now come down to Rs 29,990 for the iPhone 6s. According to Apple India website, the new MRP of iPhone 6s 32GB is Rs 29,900 MRP. The iPhone 6s Plus 32GB will be available at Rs 34,900, which is just Rs 5,000 extra from iPhone 6s. The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus 128GB variants will come for Rs 39,900 and Rs 44,900 respectively.

For the iPhone 7 32GB model, the new price has been reduced by Rs 12,470. It now comes with Rs 39,900 MRP instead of Rs 52,240. The 128GB model of Phone 7 is now at Rs 49900, which was Rs 61560 earlier. To remind you, Apple had recently increased the price (up to 3.6 percent) of these phones in February because of increase in import duty.

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The iPhone 8 64GB model is now priced at Rs 59,900 and the 256GB storage model at Rs 74,900. The iPhone 8 Plus 64GB storage model is now priced at Rs 69,900, where as the 256GB model price is slashed to Rs 84,900.

Lastly, the starting iPhone X 64GB model only gets 3,490 price cut and it will now retail for Rs 91,900 instead of Rs 95,390. The iPhone X 256GB is reduced to Rs 1,06,900 from earlier increased price after import duty hike at Rs 1,08,930.

  • Published Date: September 13, 2018 3:33 PM IST