Operator MTS plans to start the program the CPO (Certified Pre-Owned) for iPhone 6. In the framework of this campaign a pre-owned Apple devices that have passed the factory procedure for the replacement of all worn out elements and rigorous testing, again go on sale. The operator previously traded only restored the iPhone 5s.
In the online store MTS iPhone 6 in the base 16 GB iPhone 5s with 64 GB of internal memory available for pre-order. It is noteworthy that until now Russian retailers to trade only options of the iPhone 5s with memory 16 and 32 GB. Restored 64-Gigabyte model costs 28 990 rubles, while the new device with 16 GB of memory is 25-26 thousand rubles (in the online Apple store – 37 000 rubles).
In a press release MTS indicates that the difference in functional and aesthetic terms between officially restored and brand new iPhone no, but the cost of such devices below the official price. Cell phones get new accessories, packaging, a set of documents, the serial number and year warranty Apple.
The cost of “as new” iPhone 6 will be 39 990 rubles for modification with 16 GB of memory. The new smartphone costs 41 790 rubles, that is only 2000 rubles more. Perhaps we are talking about the preliminary price tag and after the start of sales, the novelty will be cheaper.
Apple has begun selling restored smartphones in Russia in June last year. First, the action was attended by only one model of phone — iPhone 5s with memory 16 GB, and later developed a 32-Gigabyte version. The immediate availability of recovered Apple devices have caused excessive demand. According to retailers, in 2015 the iPhone 5s became the most selling smartphone in Russia.