Wednesday, August 20, 2008

iPhone 3G launching in India on 22 Aug

Vodafone is delighted to announce that the iPhone 3G will be available in India from August 22, 2008
It will be available in 8GB & 16GB models, priced at Rs 31,000 and Rs 36,100 respectively.

Be the first to get the iPhone
As they have received a large number of registrations. As there are limited stocks, make sure that you get yours first, by paying an advance of Rs 10,000 to confirm your booking.

Where can you make this advance payment?
The iPhone 3G will be available at select Vodafone Stores. All you need to do is drop in at any select Vodafone Store between August 20 and 21 and make the advance payment by cash or credit card. Don´t forget to show the iPhone booking SMS, which you would have received from them, when you visit the Vodafone Store to pay the advance. To find a Vodafone Store near you, click here

Get an appointment now. No queues for you.
Once you pay the advance, they will immediately give you an appointment date and time, starting
August 22 when you can go and experience a full demonstration and collect your iPhone, all ready to use with your contacts and settings, by paying the balance amount.

Hurry! Limited stocks.
Remember, the sooner you confirm your booking, the earlier you´ll get your iPhone. We have limited stocks and it will be on first come, first serve basis.

Buy a Vodafone connection now!
If you are not a Vodafone customer, you will need a Vodafone connection for your iPhone 3G.
They would recommend that when you go to confirm your booking, please do get yourself a Vodafone connection too. Remember to carry a passport sized picture, photo ID proof and address proof as these are required for activating your Vodafone SIM card.

Happy to help
If you have any queries, log on to or call us on 9732097320 and we´ll be happy to help.
Hurry and be one of the first to make the iPhone 3G your own.

I just got the mail from Vodafone Customer Service and thought of sharing it with you. I know people are wondering here and there for the exact price of iPhone 3G in india. So go ahead and grab your own iPhone.


Aurobindo said...

For all your relief The price for iPhone 3G in India is:
8GB : Rs 31,000
16GB : Rs 36,100

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Aurobindo said...

today i got mail from Airtel Customer Cell and the price is same for them also.
1. 8 GB (Black) for Rs 31000
2. 16GB (White & Black) for Rs. 36100

Though they admitted that they do not have 3G support in their network. As per they mentioned you can visit Airtel stores & confirm your booking by paying Rs 5000 on August 20 or 21. You’ll get an appointment to collect your iPhone after paying the balance amount. If you want to get your iPhone from Airtel then just go here.


Aurobindo said...

Apple Sued Over iPhone 3G Reception Problems:
As iPhone 3G customers grow increasingly frustrated with reception and data issues, a women from Alabama has filed a lawsuit against Apple.

In a 10-page complaint, Jessica Smith alleges that Apple's latest handset is much slower than advertised and is prone to dropping calls.... more