Apple is now manufacturing the iPhone 13 domestically in India at a Foxconn plant close to Chennai. The information comes after earlier experiences already confirmed Cupertino had began trial manufacturing of the iPhone 13 in India again in December.
We’re excited to start making iPhone 13 — with its lovely design, superior digicam programs for beautiful pictures and movies, and the unbelievable efficiency of the A15 Bionic chip proper right here in India for our native prospects.
Apple additionally manufactures some its older fashions in India just like the iPhone 12, iPhone 11 and iPhone SE (2020) and is estimated to make 70% of the telephones it sells in India domestically. Earlier experiences counsel the iPhone 13 Professional sequence is subsequent in line to be made in India.
One of many key incentives for smartphone producers to assemble their gadgets in India is to avoid wasting up on import duties which embrace a 20% import tax. Apple is rumored in transferring as much as 20% of its iPhone manufacturing from China to India within the close to future.