The first iPhones of the 14th series may become available to Russian buyers on the night after the global start of sales, but their price is likely to reach 250 thousand rubles. This opinion was shared by experts interviewed by Izvestia on Thursday, September 8.
“If the exchange rate does not change by the end of September, then the first devices will appear in Russia through “gray” imports on the night after the global start of sales at a price of at least 180–200 thousand rubles for minimal configurations. If all the lines are available for purchase in other countries (there is no shortage), prices will drop to 120-150 thousand in three to five days, and after a week and a half, you can take the iPhone 14 for 100-110 thousand rubles at most, ”- iPhones.ru editor-in-chief Nikita Goryainov predicted.
However, in the event of a shortage of devices in the countries of redemption, the price cannot be predicted at all – it can be 200,000 or 250,000 rubles, he concluded.
New iPhones imported through parallel imports will cost about the same as the 13-series devices last year, but adjusted for more complex supply chains, a source close to one of the retailers told Izvestia.
On September 7, Apple presented an updated line of smartphones, a new generation of Apple Watch and AirPods Pro 2. The iPhone 14 Pro lost its “notch” (it was replaced with cutouts of a new shape), a titanium gadget for extreme lovers appeared in the line of smart watches, and the function of wireless headphones was improved. noise reduction.
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“In a different context: iPhone 14 may appear in Russia on the night after the start of global sales”