Friday, October 9, in Russia will start official sales of smartphones iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. According to Russian retailers, the number of pre-orders for the new phones, Apple has surpassed pre-orders of all other smartphones combined.
On the day of start of official sales of iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus smartphones will be sold in a network “re:Store”, the Russian Apple online store, as well as in the salons of the partners of the company “Beeline”, “Megaphone”, “Svyaznoy”, “M. Video”. It is expected that gadgets will be sold in “Euroset”, “Eldorado” and MTS.
Minimum price iPhone 6s — 56 990 rubles. So you will have to pay its customers for the iPhone 6s with the 16 GB memory. Smartphone with 64 GB of memory will cost 65 990 rubles, version with 128 GB — 74 990 rubles. The price of older models of the iPhone 6s Plus will start at 65 990 rubles (16 GB), modification with 64 GB of memory will cost 74 990 rubles, and the model with 128 GB — 83 990 rubles. The gadgets will be available in a metal housing gold and silver colors, as well as in the colour space grey. The novelty will be the colour “rose gold”.
Communications Manager of the group “the Messenger” Sergey Tikhonov has told to the resource Moslenta that pre-orders of new equipment from Apple began on 1 October. “Cumulative pre-orders of the new iPhone pre-orders has surpassed all other smartphones combined on sale this year. Obviously, fans of Apple products we have is still very much”, — said the representative of “Coherent”.
Leading analyst Mobile Research Group Eldar Murtazin notes that the first batch of official iPhone in Russia will amount to 50,000 units. The first batch of smartphones of the last generation were last year 120 000 pieces. “80% of the current lot are iPhone 6s, 20% of iPhone 6s Plus. In the future the parties “sixes” will be even greater. Already from this we can understand that sales in Russia will be significantly lower. Of course, the main sale will be on Moscow, St. Petersburg. I think the pictures will show the queue on the first day of sales,” says the expert.
According to Murtazin, in a deficit are now the model with the largest storage capacity 64 and 128 GB of memory. Particularly scarce will be rare colors, such as pink.