Apple iPhone XR pre-order available at Airtel stores at Rs 14,999 down payment

The iPhone XR will be going on sale on 26 October, the pre-orders kicked off on 19 October.

The Apple iPhone XR will be going on sale on 26 October and pre-orders for the smartphone began on 19 October.

Airtel has rolled out an offer on the pre-orders of the smartphone, wherein the iPhone XR will be available with an Airtel pre-paid or post-paid plan following a down payment of Rs 14,999 and an EMI of Rs 3,499. These plans with come bundled with a "large" amount of data (undisclosed), unlimited calling and access to Airtel app and TV content.

Apple iPhone XR pre-order available at Airtel stores at Rs 14,999 down payment

Philip W. Schiller, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Marketing of Apple, speaks about the new Apple iPhone XR at an Apple Inc product launch event at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California, U.S., September 12, 2018. Reuters.

Apple iPhone XR pricing

Apple iPhone XR comes in three variants. The lowest variant is the 64 GB model, which is priced at Rs 76,900, then there is a 128 GB option that comes for Rs 81,900, and then the top variant with 256 GB storage option, which is priced at Rs 91,900. The iPhone XR will be available in six colour options of black, white, blue, yellow, coral and (PRODUCT)RED.

You can also read our review of the iPhone XS Max here.

Apple iPhone XR specifications and features

The Apple iPhone XR features a 6.1-inch LCD display with, of course, a notch. Under the hood, it is powered by Apple’s A12 Bionic chip. The smartphone features Face ID.

The iPhone XR comes sans the 3D Touch tech and instead features what Apple calls ‘haptic touch’.

For photography, iPhone XR sports a 12 MP wide-angle single rear camera with OIS, f/1.8 aperture and True Tone flash. Up front is a 7 MP TrueDepth camera with an f/2.2 aperture and Retina Flash.

The iPhone XR comes with IP67 rating for water and dust resistance. The iPhone’s connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and Wi-Fi. It also supports dual-SIM, but rather than use two SIMs, you'll have to use a nanoSIM + eSIM combo.

To know more about eSIMs, you read here.

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