Two Americans bought at the airport “Pulkovo” in St. Petersburg all iPhone 6 Plus




Two US citizens on Tuesday bought all the iPhone 6 Plus in St. Petersburg airport “Pulkovo” who were present. It is reported Riafan citing a Russian journalist and political scientist Igor Pavlovsky.


“Pulkovo. Came two Americans, change money in the bank and bought all of the iPhone 6 Plus, which were at that point in the sale, “- he wrote on his page on Facebook.

Again now cheaper to buy the iPhone in Russia : the cost of entry-level iPhone 6 with 16 GB of memory in the Russian Apple Online Store is 40 000 rubles. At the exchange rate at the time of this writing (65.69 rub. Per dollar and 82.1 rubles. Per euro) is $ 608.7 and € 485,6. In the US Apple online store such as a smartphone without being tied to a contract mobile operator costs $ 649 (42 600 rub.), Which is 6.6% more than the price in the Russian retail. And, for example, in the French online Apple store such a device costs € 709, that is already 46% more expensive than in Russia.

It is known that Apple is planning for the second time in recent years to revise the prices of their devices – site of the Russian Apple Store is currently closed. Instead, the online shelves with gadgets user sees the plug, which states that the manufacturer is working on updating the resource. An Apple spokesman explained that the revision is associated with “extremely sharp fluctuations of the ruble.”

This is not the first time that an American corporation revises the prices of their devices: November 26, Apple’s website has been updated after the daily downtime. Smartphones iPhone 6 then rose 8000-11 000 rubles., The price starts now from 39 990 rub., IPhone 6 Plus with a larger screen – 10 000-12 000 rub., Affordable – 46,990 rubles. MacBook Air 11-inch screen in the minimum configuration price increased by 10 000 rubles. up to 52,990 rubles. Up to this point, when the falling ruble, Apple for a long time not to adjust product prices, which is why in euro terms, the Russian price was the lowest in Europe.

Until November 26, the difference between the cost of the iPhone 6 with 16 GB of memory in Russia, for example, in Switzerland was 90 euros, or about 5300 rubles.

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