If you have been waiting for an official version of the new iPhone 5S or 5C, Friday October 25 is the day. It will become available in 25 countries.
However, India will be one of 35 countries included in the third phase of the new iPhone rollout which is on Friday, November 1. Apple has timed the release of iPhones in India before Diwali, which is on November 3. When Apple announced the iPhone 5s and 5c, it stated that both phones would reach 100 countries by the end of 2013.
A contract-free and unlocked 16GB version of the iPhone 5c is available for USD 549 in the US, while an unlocked and contract-free iPhone 5s can be bought in the US for USD 649. However prices in other countries, including India, won’t be same. The India price of iPhone 5C is expected to be around Rs 40,000 while the price of iPhone 5S could be slightly above Rs 50,000.
The iPhone 5s comes in gold, silver and space grey and the iPhone 5c comes in blue, green, pink, yellow and white. iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c come with iOS