The wait for the Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India, which was unveiled in the US on Tuesday night, won’t be too long.
The iPhone X will be available in India from 3 November, Apple confirmed. The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be available as soon as 29 September, even though globally they will go on sale on 22 September, according to an India Today report.
According to Apple, the 64GB version of the iPhone X will be priced at Rs89,000, while the 256GB variant will cost Rs102,000.
The storage options for iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be 64GB and 256GB, and the pricing will start at Rs64,000. They will be available in space grey, silver and the all-new Gold colour options.
Among new features, iPhone X has a new A11 Bionic processor, that is up to 75% faster than the predecessor depending on the number of cores an app or game uses. The new A11 Bionic neural engine features a dual-core design and performs up to 600 billion operations per second for real-time processing, the neural engine is designed for specific machine learning and artificial intelligence algorithms. It also enables the facial recognition Face ID feature and the fun Animojis.
The iPhone X also features wireless charging on the glass back. At present, you will need to buy a separate wireless charging accessory from brands such as Belkin, to use that feature.