Apple iPhone 6s and Apple iPhone 6s Plus are cheapest in the U.S., most expensive in France
posted by Alan F. / Sep 18, 2015, 4:00 PM
Other data shows that if you live in the U.K., and spend less than £27 British Pounds ($42 USD) a month on a Pay As You Go plan, you are better off buying the iPhone 6s at retail instead of signing a two-year contract and buying the phone for a subsidized price. The tipping point for the Apple iPhone 6s Plus in the U.K. is £26 British pounds a month. Pay less than that in the U.K. for a heavy use data plan for the iPhone 6s Plus, and your best bet is to buy the phone without a subsidy.
Lastly, a chart shows the launch price and current value of past iPhone models. All of them are worth less than their launch price except for the OG Apple iPhone. Probably due to its historic significance, the original iPhone is worth £238 British Pounds ($370 USD) versus its launch price of £235 British Pounds. The Apple iPhone 3G, for comparison, is now worth only £30 Pounds ($47 USD) after launching at a price of £299 British Pounds in 2008.
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source: Voucherbox via TechRadar
- Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
- Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
- Processor Apple A9, Dual-core, 1840 MHz
- Storage 128 GB
- Battery 2750 mAh(24h 3G talk time)
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Everything's cheaper in the US than in Europe. E.g The Nexus 5 was $350 in the US, and in the UK it was $466.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 4:16 PM 6
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Yep, you're right. In The Netherlands costs the iPhone 6S 16GB €849, £618 or $960. The iPhone 6S Plus 16GB costs €949, £691 or $1073. The iPhone 6S Plus 128 GB is the most expensive one, which costs here: €1149, £836 or $1300. I think we're the most expensive country. :P
posted on Sep 19, 2015, 2:30 AM 2
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Which is why a lot of tourists from the EU are buying their iPhones when on holiday in the US (especially at the 5th Ave. Apple Store in NYC). Now of course European auto brands tend to be cheaper and have more options there than in the US, even the BMWs made in the Charlotte plant. Same with the Asian auto makers.
posted on Sep 19, 2015, 6:09 AM 0
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I wanted a 6s 64gb but prices in Canada are $529+ tax plus a 2 year contract lol no thanks.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 4:31 PM 5
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Will the American version work in Canada?
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 4:35 PM 1
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Wow! One of the ultimate isheep on phonearena is finally passing on an Iphone because of Apple rapage. There is hope yet. How big is the whole that they tore you before you finally had it enough btw? Can you even walk? lol
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 5:17 PM 4
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Wait for prices in Poland. One of the highest price and here average people are getting 3-4 times less money than in America, Europe on west etc.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 5:13 PM 0
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Base, 16GB iPhone 6S is probably gonna cost 3100 PLN which converts to £534, which is almost the same price as in Germany or UK. Of course, it's worth mentioning that average person in Poland earns about £224, compared to average person in Germany who earns 4 times more. But that's just due to corrupted government, law and people, it's by no mean Apple's fault.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 6:08 PM 0
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You don't like the price? Don't buy it. Move on.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 7:29 PM 0
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So, if you don't like the president of your country, don't complaint, just get out of the country.
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 10:03 PM 1
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i guess it will be cheaper if they buy it from ebay, even with shipping fee + import&various tax
posted on Sep 18, 2015, 8:10 PM 0
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