Apple cuts price of iPhone 5s by Almost Half in India; now available for Rs 24,999

Apple has once again, cut the price for its bestseller handset iPhone 5S in India. The price of the iPhone 5s, now, starts at Rs 24,999 down from Rs 44,500 three months back. It has made globally one of the lowest prices of iPhone 5s in India.

In term of specifications, the iPhone 5s features a 4-inch Retina display with a 640×1136 pixel resolution. The smartphone runs on the latest iOS 9 and is powered by the Apple A7 chip, a dual-core 1.3GHz processor. At the same time, it comes with 1GB of RAM and an effective fingerprint scanner on the front.

On the camera front, the smartphone sports an 8-MP iSight rear camera along with a 1.2-MP front facing camera. Moreover, the handset is backed by a 1560mAh battery.

It is believed that the company has slashed the price of iPhone 5s as part of its strategy to build a stronger portfolio in the mid-segment smartphone market. Besides, retailers also believed that the massive price cut would certainly help Apple compete better.