New Delhi: Apple fans in India are so much fascinated with Apple iPhone 5 launch that some people are ready to pay INR 1.21 lakh own the phone within 5 days of its release in US and other countries.
Reportedly, four people from Ahmedabad have paid INR 1 lakh for the phone. They will pay an additional INR 21,000 at the time of delivery.
Grey marketers have set the iPhone 5 prices from INR 80,000 to 1,00,000 for a delivery by September end. They were also offering used iPhone 4S upto INR 26,000 depending upon its condition.
However, the iPhone 5 aficionados may face a tehnical trouble as it comes with a nano-SIM tray and Indian mobile service providers are currently not offering it. Also, they cannot be cut using a regular SIM cutter.
Does this mean that Indian buyers will be able to use the pricey phone only as iPod Touch?