Obviously, the improvements to older phones are welcome and have lead to people on social media touting the benefits of hanging on to older models rather than shelling out for the new products. This is priced at CNY 6,699 (approx Rs 91,300) which resembles iPhone XS 64GB's pricing. The 6.5-inch iPhone looks wonderful and one could be yours within days. Also, prepare all your details before the pre-order launch such as credit card and carrier details in case you are no ordering the unlocked iPhone Xs.More news: Apple Launches 3 New iPhone Models with Improved Cameras, Bigger Screens
The more affordable iPhone XR (64GB variant) would be available for Rs 76,900 in India. It's nearly the exact same size as the iPhone 8 Plus, but with a significantly larger screen thanks to the lack of a home button (like its iPhone X predecessor).
As Apple's Lisa Jackson said of iPhones at Wednesday's event, "because they last longer, you can keep using them - and keeping using them is the best thing for the planet".
Likewise, Forbes' Gordon Kelly wrote a detailed head-to-head comparison of the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, but advised consumers to buy the iPhone XR, as the device "delivers all the key features" of its higher-end counterparts at a considerably lower price. If you're hoping for a new phone, but not sure how you can justify it in your budget, the Times has some good ideas about saving on an upgrade.