Here’s what Indian social media is saying about the new iPhone XS and XS Max

New Apple iPhones are creating a ripple in the Indian social media sphere.

  • Published: September 28, 2018 10:39 AM IST

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Apple’s new iPhones, the iPhone XS and XS Max are all set to go on sale in India today at 6:00PM. And though the new iPhones were announced in the US on September 12 at an event in California and went on sale in the first group of countries on September 21. India is part of the second group of countries where the new iPhones are being made available today.

The new Apple iPhones are the costliest yet and the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will be available in three different storage variants at a starting price of Rs 99,900, and Rs 109,900 respectively. The iPhone XS 64GB storage variant is priced at Rs 99,900, while the 256GB variant is priced at Rs 114,900. There is also a 512GB storage model that will cost you Rs 134,900. The iPhone Xs Max 64GB storage variant, on the other hand, starts at Rs 109,000. The 256GB and 512GB storage variants are priced at Rs 124,900 and Rs 144,900 respectively.

That being said, the new iPhones are garnering a lot of attention on the social media platforms as always. People have a lot of different thoughts about the new iPhones, and those include positive, negative and humorous as well.

Some people want Apple to justify the pricing of the new iPhones

Some were downright disappointed.

Some had comments on the pricing.

Then there were those Indians staying outside who had some thoughts about relatives asking them to get them iPhones cheap.

Some compared trips abroad to iPhone pricing.

Then there are some who are plain excited.

Apple even promoted its new iPhones by roping in Shah Rukh Khan.

All that being said, we have to agree whether you like Apple or not, iPhone launches are always exciting.

  • Published Date: September 28, 2018 10:39 AM IST