One of the hottest smartphones this year are the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. These are follow-ups to the successful iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. While the design has remained the same, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are way better than the previous iterations.
The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus feature Apple’s 3D Touch technology, a new way of interacting with the display through varying levels of pressures on the screen. The new phones also have better cameras, both back and front, and have better internals. All in all, these new phones are worthy successors to the older models.
iPhone 6s now has official pricing details in the Philippines
While Apple announced the pricing of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in the US, we Filipinos know, like we always do, that getting the corresponding price in Philippine peso is not as simple as converting the dollar amount to its peso equivalent. Taxes and other costs jack up the prices of gadgets and iPhones are not exempted from this.
We already know how much owning an iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus would be if you want to get them with a postpaid line. This has been covered in previous posts. For those who want to get the unit only, or under prepaid, i.e., without being tied up to a plan, the only option was to wait for the official pricing.
After weeks of waiting, the official price list for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus has finally been released. The prices of the new iPhones are anything but affordable, but it has always been this way since iPhones were created.
Without further ado, here is the price list or SRPs for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in the Philippines, prepaid or without contract.
IPHONE 6S PRICE (PREPAID OR CONTRACT-FREE)
16GB iPhone 6s – Php36,190
64GB iPhone 6s – Php41,890
128GB iPhone 6s – Php47,790
IPHONE 6S PLUS PRICE (PREPAID OR CONTRACT-FREE)
16GB iPhone 6s Plus – Php41,990
64GB iPhone 6s Plus – Php47,590
128GB iPhone 6s Plus – Php53,390
Similar to other countries, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are available in the Philippines in Silver, Gold, Space Gray and Rose Gold colors.
What can you say about the price of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus in the Philippines? Do you find them affordable? Are you getting one? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
For details on postpaid plans from Smart or Globe, go here and here.