apple to start manufacturing iphone se in india

the (product) red edition of the apple iphone 7 and 7 plus has been launched in india. the models, which were unveiled and launched in the us last month, are now available for purchase in india through amazon. iphone 7 plus (product) red special edition interestingly, the retailer is already offering discounts on these variants. while the red iphone 7 is currently going for inr 66,000 (around $1,025), the plus variant is ed for inr 78,000 (around $1,210) - an inr 4,000 (around $60) price cut for each. retailer infibeam will start selling/shipping the models tomorrow. for...
apple has quietly introduced international warranty on the iphone in india, according to our sources. this means the company will honor the warranty even if the iphone was purchased outside of india. it must be noted that this only applies to the factory unlocked versions of the iphones and carrier-locked models do not get warranty, even if the user manages to unlock them somehow. apple has had international warranty on most of its products but that has always excluded the iphone. this will be the first time apple has decided to honor warranty outside of the region the device...
the iphone 8 and iphone 8 plus are already on sale and now it's time for the third announced iphone to hit the shelves. apple launched the pre-order for iphone x in more than 50 first-wave countries and regions. the iphone x can be purchased through apple.com, apple store app and some local retailers. shipments are expected to begin next friday, november 3, but estimate delivery is already slipping and it might take up to 4-5 weeks. according to some sources, the reason is the limited supply because of manufacturing troubles with the oled panel and the truedepth era. the...
apple has launched the iphone 8 and iphone 8 plus in india today, alongside 8 other countries, including andorra, bahrain, bulgaria, croatia, cyprus, czech republic, estonia, greece, greenland, guernsey, hungary, iceland, isle of man, israel, jersey, kuwait, latvia, liechtenstein, lithuania, malta, monaco, poland, qatar, romania, russia, saudi arabia, slovakia and slovenia. in india, the device is priced at inr 64,000 ($975) and inr 77,000 ($1179) for the 64gb and 256gb iphone 8. the iphone 8 plus is priced at inr 73,000 ($1117) and inr 86,000 ($1317) for the same...
if haven't be keeping taps on apple's recent dealings in india, there is a lot you may have missed. last month the us giant officially announced its plans to manufacture and sell iphones in india. things quickly developed from there, with wistron being selected as a primary local manufacturer, a plant in bangalore being set up, as well as supplier deal to cover the country's mandatory 30% local material quota (you can read more about that in the first article). then it quickly be e clear that apple plans to initially make and sell iphone se units in india, with production expected to...
apple has reportedly selected wistron as the primary manufacturer for all iphones intended for the indian market. it will be also responsible for the upcoming anniversary iphone and should supply all units sold india. foxconn is going to be a plan b, if wistron can't meet the demand. wistron will be expanding its smartphone production factories in china and india. the manufacturer will expand the production capacity in its plant in kunshan, china, while it will build an entirely new plant in bangalore, india. the latter is expected to be up in running by april and m -produce all...
xiaomi has announced a new manufacturing plant in india. this facility is located in noida, uttar pradesh and made in partnership with hipad technology. this is the third manufacturing facility started by xiaomi since it started doing business in india in 2014. this new manufacturing facility is dedicated entirely to manufacturing power bank. spread across 230,000 square feet, the facility is able to manufacture 7 power banks per minute during its operational hours. xiaomi has also announced two new power banks exclusively for india that will be manufactured entirely within the...
if you are currently signed up for apple's iphone upgrade program, you'll be happy to know that you can start begin the pre-order process ahead of friday, the day the iphone x officially goes up for pre-orders in the us. psa: pre-approval for iphone x apple upgrade program is accessible in the apple store appdo this now so friday am is a breeze pic.twitter.com/7tok0ywhfi— sam sheffer (@samsheffer) october 23, 2017 you can go through all the steps of pre-ordering the iphone x. once you've done that, use the apple store app to complete your upgrade in ( umingly) one or two steps....
apple will start pre-orders for the iphone x on october 27 and expects to start shipping on november 3 but that may change. according to a chip analyst with raymond james apple hasn't begun m production of the iphone x. he says units will start coming off the production lines in mid-october and likely ramp up into the final quarter of the year. if this turns out to be true, then we can expect the iphone x to be available in very limited stock if and when it launches on november 3, and it could even start shipping later than that. source | via
russia will start initial deliveries of military helicopters to india in 2018, with embly and manufacturing to follow in asia's fastest growing economy, the chief executive of state-owned manufacturer russian helicopters said on monday.
apple held its big iphone event yesterday and all went as expected. we got the iphone x with a bezelless oled, we got more powerful iphone 8 and 8 plus, and we got an lte-powered apple watch series 3. we also saw a few features apple finally implemented that we've been wanting for years. all three of apple's new iphones have both wireless charging and fast charging, which is huge. nowadays even the midrange android smartphones have some form of id charging while an iphone 7 or 7 plus takes ages to top up. that's no longer the case with apple's iphone x and iphone 8 duo as apple...
apple held its big iphone event yesterday and all went as expected. we got the iphone x with a bezelless oled, we got more powerful iphone 8 and 8 plus, and we got an lte-powered apple watch series 3. we also saw a few features apple finally implemented that we've been wanting for years. all three of apple's new iphones have both wireless charging and fast charging, which is huge. nowadays even the midrange android smartphones have some form of id charging while an iphone 7 or 7 plus takes ages to top up. that's no longer the case with apple's iphone x and iphone 8 duo as apple...
amazon india is holding its biggest sales event yet - the great indian festival. here are some select deals (click on the prices to go to amazon). there are iphones at up to 30% off. the iphone 7 is 30% off, down to inr 39,000. the older iphone 6s is only 18% off, making it cost about the same as the 7, so not worth it. an even older iphone 6 is 14% off, down to inr 25,134. if you want to pay as little as possible for an iphone, then the iphone se is down to inr 19,000, 26% off. the iphone 5s is cheaper ta inr 16,500, but we think the se is a better deal (it's 3 years...
apple set a record for biggest amount of sold iphones in india for 2016 with 2.5 million units, according to counterpoint research data. in q4 the company sold 62% of all the "premium" devices in india with price over $450 thanks to the iphone 7 launch. in overall sales volume, however, apple isn't anywhere close to the top. the indian market in 2016 was dominated by samsung at 24%, followed by vivo at 10%. the third position is shared by xiaomi and lenovo with 9% each. counterpoint points out that chinese companies have a combined 46% market share in 2016 from 14% a year...
we reported that apple bought 70 million oled displays for the iphone 8, also dubbed as ‘the anniversary iphone.' today some rumors slightly lift the veil how much the device employing them would cost - the 64gb version might start at $850, and the 256 gb model could go for $1000. designer's concept of iphone 8 current rumors say the next iphone will have a 5.8" screen and apple will get rid of the home screen on for ‘function area,' probably similar to the touch bar on macbooks. such feature can happen only with oled displays produced by samsung display, but at cost. ubs...
we reported that apple bought 70 million oled displays for the iphone 8, also dubbed as ‘the anniversary iphone.' today some rumors slightly lift the veil how much the device employing them would cost - the 64gb version might start at $850, and the 256 gb model could go for $1000. designer's concept of iphone 8 current rumors say the next iphone will have a 5.8" screen and apple will get rid of the home screen on for ‘function area,' probably similar to the touch bar on macbooks. such feature can happen only with oled displays produced by samsung display, but at cost. ubs...
the new, 32gb variant of the iphone 6, which was launched by apple recently, is now available for purchase in india. amazon india has the device - space grey color - ed on its website, and is offering it for inr 28,999 (around $435), down from its mrp of inr 30,700 (around $460). the discount ends march 7. the new model is already on sale in china. it'll also be available in taiwan later this week (starting march 10) - taiwan mobile will be offering it for "free" with a 30 month contract for about $45 per month (1,399 nt). source | via
we may be looking at the sizes of new trio of apple smartphones for 2017 thanks to a few pictures of molds. while the molds don't really offer up any new information they do show the expected size difference between the iphone 7s plus, 7s and iphone 8. the apple iphone 8 - in the middle - with a rumored screen diagonal of 5.8" is slightly wider and taller than the iphone 7s (expected to have a 4.7" screen) and narrower and shorter than the iphone 7s plus (probably 5.5"). another interesting bit is the vertical dual era, we've already seen on a purported dummy iphone. rumor...
xiaomi has announced that it will be locally manufacturing pcb or printed circuit board in india. a pcb is a key component in almost every electronic device and is the plastic board onto which other components are soldered on to and enables connectivity between them. xiaomi also announced three new smartphone manufacturing plants in india. these plants, built in partnership with foxconn, are based across puses in sri city, andhra pradesh and a new pus in sriperumbudur, tamil nadu with over 180 acres of area. apart from these, xiaomi now also manufactures smartphones in its noida,...
the last time we saw bold, urated colors on an iphone was back when the 5c launched. if you miss those, but want the modern metal experience of the iphone 7 then you're in luck - apple just launched the (product) red edition of the 7 and 7 plus. (product) red is a charitable line of igadgets with characteristic color, but it's usually a smart battery case or other accessory - this is the first time apple modded the iphone itself. (product) red: iphone 7 • iphone 7 plus orders will start this friday (march 24) at 8:01 in the morning, pacific time. note that only 128gb and...
the last time we saw bold, urated colors on an iphone was back when the 5c launched. if you miss those, but want the modern metal experience of the iphone 7 then you're in luck - apple just launched the (product) red edition of the 7 and 7 plus. (product) red is a charitable line of igadgets with characteristic color, but it's usually a smart battery case or other accessory - this is the first time apple modded the iphone itself. (product) red: iphone 7 • iphone 7 plus orders will start this friday (march 24) at 8:01 in the morning, pacific time. note that only 128gb...
while the star of today's apple event is the 10 year anniversary iphone x, the iphone 8 and 8 plus bring enough improvements to carry the lineup on their own. apple iphone 8 and 8 plus the apple iphone 8 and 8 plus bring a new design with gl on the front and back, the latest apple a11 bionic six-core chipset, new eras, louder stereo speakers and new durable gl . underneath the gl the 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch display are new units but of the same resolution as the ones on the iphone 7/7 plus. you still get 3d touch, cinema wide color gamut and true tone. the two...
tsmc has begun producing 10nm process chipsets for apple's next-gen iphone series. sources reveal that this deal is just one of many the taiwan semiconductor manufacturing company secured - it will also produce 10nm socs for mediatek and huawei's in-house chipset company hisilicon. the a11 chipset will be the first based on the 10nm finfet process that apple will implement in its next flagship smartphones like the iphone 8. production was affected by issues with stacking components, but since they have been solved, tsmc got the green light for producing the new soc. another client...
tsmc has begun producing 10nm process chipsets for apple's next-gen iphone series. sources reveal that this deal is just one of many the taiwan semiconductor manufacturing company secured - it will also produce 10nm socs for mediatek and huawei's in-house chipset company hisilicon. the a11 chipset will be the first implementation of the 10nm finfet process by apple and will arrive with the iphone 8. production was affected by issues with stacking components, but since they have been solved, tsmc got the green light for producing the new soc. another client of tsmc, mediatek,...
today's the day - apple's iphone event is upon us. there are mere hours to go, so let's sum up what's expected. iphone x - without a doubt apple will unveil its 10th anniversary smartphone, which may either be called iphone 8 or iphone x, and it will be the biggest change to the iphone since its inception. the next iphone will have an edge to edge oled display on the front, no physical on, face id face recognition, a beastly six-core a11 chip, 3gb of ram, new eras and new colors. the display on the iphone x will be a taller 18:9 panel with a diagonal of around...
2017 is a big year for apple and its fans, as it marks the 10th anniversary of the first iphone. because of this, apple fanboys and we tech media alike are excited to see what's coming. some speculate that apple will release a 4.7" iphone 7s, a 5.5" iphone 7s pus and a 5.8" iphone 8 (or, wait for it, iphone x) with an oled screen and specs straight out of some far-fetched wish . for starters rumor has it the iphone x could have a on-free design with an edge-to-edge oled screen with the home on somehow built in, no side ons but instead touch-sensitive inlays and some...
2017 is a big year for apple and its fans, as it marks the 10th anniversary of the first iphone. because of this, apple fanboys and we tech media alike are excited to see what's coming. some speculate that apple will release a 4.7" iphone 7s, a 5.5" iphone 7s plus and a 5.8" iphone 8 (or, wait for it, iphone x) with an oled screen and specs straight out of some far-fetched wish . for starters rumor has it the iphone x could have a on-free design with an edge-to-edge oled screen with the home on somehow built in, no side ons but instead touch-sensitive inlays and some...
u.s. cellular customers will be able to begin pre-ordering the iphone 8 and the iphone 8 plus starting tomorrow, septembegr 15 at u.s. cellular stores an online at uscellular.com. the new apple phones and the cellular-connected apple watch series 3 will be officially released at the carrier on september 22. if you'd rather wait around for the iphone x (which would be wise considering the iphone 8's four-year old design), preorders for the futuristic iphone x will be available on october 27. while the official launch date of the iphone x is on november 3, u.s. cellular customers may...
consumer intelligence research partners (cirp) published its analysis of us iphone sales in q4. during the period, the iphone 8 sold in highest volumes among apple phones, while one in five new iphone owner chose the $999 x flagship. from october to december, iphone 7 and iphone 7 plus accounted for about a quarter of all sales. the mix also features the iphone 6s, iphone 6s plus, and iphone se. surprisingly the se accounted for a larger percentage of sales than it did in the same period of 2016. according to cirp, the reasons why the iphone x couldn't match the 2016...
apple launched the iphone 8 and iphone 8 plus last month, but apparently the phones are not doing very well in the market. according to keybanc capital markets broker john vinh who cited carrier store surveys, iphone 7 is outselling the iphone 8 as upgraders are awaiting for the iphone x. the iphone 8 and its gl back, allowing wireless charging at last. reuters noted that the iphone 7 is currently retailing for $549, compared to the $699 price tag of the iphone 8. both phones are similar in design and quite similar in specs with minor improvements for the newer handset like...
as the iphone 8 reviews come out, we will see a lot of different viewpoints discussing the various aspects of the phone. but there's something to be said about hearing the opinion of a professional p og her talking specifically about the new era on the iphone 8. and that's exactly what austin mann did after going around the state of rajasthan in india and taking hundreds of pictures with his pre-production iphone 8 plus and describing it all in his blog post. the entire blog post in all its glory is linked below, but here are some of the key takeaways from it. mann...
kgi estimated that apple will ship 25-30 million iphone x units this year, but information reported by the nikkei points to an even lower number - "around 20 million". it sounds like manufacturing issues started a long way back and even though they are clearing up now, it will still affect the launch. apparently, the new oled screens were the first issue to occur - they wouldn't bond to the protective gl properly. with that fixed, the truedepth era posed the next challenge. that too has been fixed and now the factories are cranking out iphone x units at a pace of 10 million a...