Rumors: Apple plans to again raise the price of the iPhone in Russia




Apple plans to again raise the price of the iPhone in Russia, according to a leading analyst of Mobile Research Group Eldar Murtazin. Previous change in value of “apple” technology occurred on November 26 this year and affected all the company’s products.


“The” good “news. Apple has once again discussing the rise in their technique in Russia. Give iPhone from 46tr !!! “- wrote Murtazin in Twitter. The analyst noted that the American corporation is the absolute leader on how to change the prices for Russia. “No one so much they do not bully among manufacturers,” – he said.

In late November, Apple introduced the new prices on most of its products sold in Russia – including the iPhone 6, 5C and 5S. While waiting for this for a long time, the scale of the jump caused some shock – in fact, Apple has invested in him all the devaluation of the ruble in recent months as a result, for example, the youngest model in the line of iPhone 6 has risen to 39 990 rubles. The average price increase on the flagship smartphone ranged from 8,000 to 12,000 rubles, computers – from 9,000 to 30,000 rubles.


Before the price increase due to the growth of the dollar cost of the iPhone and the iPhone 6 6 Plus in Russia was lower than in Europe (32 thousand rubles, about 580 euros at the exchange rate in the EU and iPhone worth 700 euros) and about the same as in the US. This situation has made the sale of the iPhone in Russia favorable for buyers, but marginally profitable for Apple.

According to rumors, Apple is planning to raise the ruble prices also games and applications in the App Store and Mac App Store. According to some reports, in the Russian online kiosk software will cost a third more expensive.

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