Apple's High-End iPhones Will Be Produced in India

iPhone XR Accounted for 32 Percent of Total iPhone Sales in First Month of U.S. Availability

If this goes ahead, it will help Apple manufacture more iPhone models in India, helping them meet 30% requirement of locally-manufactured products in order to get clearance for opening retail stores in the country. But Apple, seeking to rev up demand for its new handsets, is now offering the iPhone XR for as low as $449 (and the iPhone XS for as low as $699) with the trade-in of an older iPhone model. And, this investment is expected to generate jobs for at least 25,000 people. However, the company has kept its higher-end iPhone production in China, where iPhones have been assembled since their initial release in 2007. Flipkart Mobiles Bonanza Sale 2018: Huge Discounts on Apple iPhone XR, Realme 2 Pro & Xiaomi Poco F1.

Apple's high-end iPhone production is moving to India next year, according to a new report.

The Hindu recently reported it, wherein the newspaper underlined that Foxconn plant would be initiating the production of several iPhones.

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Reports from the Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) today, has shown how impressive iPhones have sold compared to other phones. Last year, Apple launched the evolutionary iPhone 8 and 8 Plus first. According to a survey report emerging from the United States, there has been an increase in the number of people buying iPhone XR, who were earlier users of Android phones. The company reduced the prices for iPhone X past year since it introduced new 2018 iPhones models globally. The iPhone XS and XS Max had together accounted for around 35%.

Moreover, it is also not clear if any iPhone assembly is being shifted to existing Foxconn facilities in China or somewhere else. Assembling iPhones in India will also allow Apple to come back strong in the local smartphone market with reduced price tags for its devices.

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