Apple Withdraws iPhone 4 From India Market, iPhone 4S Likely To Take Its Place

By Vivek

With the coming of the rumors about the upcoming iPhone 6, most Apple fans are already excited to hopefully see a bit larger iPhone, this time. On the other hand, the company is pulling out the iPhone 4 handset from the Indian market. According to the online reports, after just four months in the market, Apple has withdrawn the iPhone 4 from the Indian stores.

Apple Withdraws iPhone 4 From India Market


India is mostly dominated by Android users, thus to rekindle the iOS fans in India Apple had in fact ‘re-launched' the iPhone 4 in the market earlier this year in January. In the move to increase the iOS sales in the fastest growing smartphone market, Apple did its best to make the iPhone 4 reach every corner of the nation but eventually failed.

Recommended: Top 10 New-Age Android Tablet PCs Supporting 3G, Voicecalling Features To Buy in India

It offered heavy discounts, buybacks and even exchange offers for buyers in India. But it seems the scheme didn't work it seems. On the other hand, Apple is reportedly said to push the sales of the iPhone 4S in India now.

Recommended: Sony Xperia Z2 Vs LG G Pro 2: Are Big Prices Enough Or is There More?

The cheapest model among the entire iPhone collection is the iPhone 4 and thus, it remained the base model in India. But the space is likely to occupied by iPhone 4S. But iPhone 4 did the best to increase the number of iOS users in India, said one of the reports online.

According to the CyberMedia, Apple's volume market share in the Indian smartphone market in the January-March quarter was 2.4%. Samsung was No. 1 at 38.9%, followed by Micromax at 19.1%, Karbonn at 6.9%, Lava at 6.1% and Nokia at 5.3%.

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Best Phones

Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more