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Topic: India

Apple highlights iPhone 6s 'made in India' in new marketing campaign

05/15/2019, 10:05 am

Apple is promoting its production of a number of iPhone models in India, with the start of a new marketing campaign for the iPhone 6S in the region sold with the tagline "Now made in India," in reference to the government's initiative to encourage local manufacturing.

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Apple site shortlist hints at first potential retail outlet for India

05/08/2019, 07:05 am

Apple is getting closer to opening its first major outlet in India, a report claims, with the iPhone maker said to have produced a shortlist of upmarket locations in Mumbai that could host an Apple Store, if it can gain the favor of the country's government.

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TikTok returns to App Store in India following week-long ban

04/24/2019, 09:04 pm

Popular Chinese video sharing app TikTok is again available on India's app stores, ending a week-long, court-ordered ban that restricted downloads of the title in its largest growth market.

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Apple pulls TikTok from India's App Store in compliance with government ban

04/16/2019, 11:04 pm

Following weeks of legal wrangling, Apple and Google on Wednesday complied with government demands and removed popular video sharing app TikTok from their respective app stores.

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Indian government requests Apple remove TikTok from App Store over child safety fears

04/16/2019, 09:04 am

Apple has been requested to remove the popular Chinese social video app TikTok from the App Store by the Indian government, over the belief developer ByteDance is failing to protect its younger users from seeing inappropriate content and that the app is a danger to children.

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Foxconn confirms that mass production of the iPhone will begin in India soon

04/15/2019, 07:04 am

Foxconn CEO Terry Gou has positively affirmed that the company will start up its production lines for the iPhone in India, but which models will be built there isn't clear.

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Over $700 million in imports by Apple, Samsung & others held up by India e-waste authority

04/12/2019, 11:04 am

Apple and devices from other manufacturers are being prevented from being imported into India, with iPhone shipments piling up at customs after import permits were suspended over an alleged failure to follow e-waste regulations.

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Foxconn's assembly of iPhone X in India to start in July

04/12/2019, 08:04 am

Foxconn will be commencing commercial production of the iPhone X in India from July, according to a report, with manufacturing of the high-specification model following the iPhone SE, iPhone 6S, and iPhone 7 in being assembled for the local market to save on import fees.

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Apple Music subscription reduced in India in response to Spotify and YouTube Music launches

04/05/2019, 08:04 am

Apple has cut the cost of its Apple Music subscription in India, making the streaming service cheaper than the recently-launched rivals Spotify and YouTube Music to potential cash-strapped customers in the emerging market.

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iPhones get second overseas price cut in a week, this time in India

04/03/2019, 04:04 pm

Apple's Indian resellers are reportedly slashing the cost of the iPhone XR starting this Friday, marking the second time this week iPhones have seen price cuts in foreign markets.

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Wistron extends Indian iPhone production to include iPhone 7

04/02/2019, 08:04 am

Apple has expanded the range of its iPhone production in India from the iPhone SE and iPhone 6S to the iPhone 7, as manufacturing partner Wistron is said to have been producing the older iPhone model for distribution in the local market since March.

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Trial run of iPhone X manufacturing set to begin in India

04/02/2019, 06:04 am

India manufacture may soon not be limited to just the low-end of the iPhone line, as Foxconn appears ready to start manufacturing the iPhone X at its Chennai facility.

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Wistron may not produce high-end iPhones for the Indian market after all

03/19/2019, 11:03 am

Wistron may not be moving to produce Apple's high-end iPhones after all, a report claims, suggesting that despite the increased Apple-centric investment in its manufacturing facilities in India, it will be for a wider range of device production instead of the more-expensive iPhone models.

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Spotify's App Store complaint, Apple's India approach, and analysts try predicting the future on the AppleInsider podcast

03/15/2019, 08:03 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, Spotify wants to change the App Store rules for everybody. Victor and William break the saga down, and then examine just what Spotify is really trying to achieve.

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Apple plots iPhone price hikes and reduced outlet numbers in India shakeup

03/14/2019, 09:03 am

Apple will stop selling the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in India, senior industry executives claim, as part of a strategy to reinforce the iPhone's premium image, a move that also aims to increase the price of iPhones sold in the market and to change where it is being sold to consumers.

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Apple gets foreign contractors improper visa lawsuit dismissed

03/13/2019, 08:03 am

Judge Lucy Koh has dismissed a lawsuit against Apple over allegations it abused the visa system to save money, by reportedly bringing Indian contractors to the United States under the wrong visa program.

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Rumored MacBook health sensors, Huawei sues the US, and more on the AppleInsider Podcast

03/08/2019, 08:03 am

This week on the AppleInsider Podcast, William and Victor talk about rumored health sensors in MacBooks, Huawei suing the US government, and Facebook's claim again that they value users' privacy.

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Wistron gearing up for assembly of newer iPhone models for Indian market

03/07/2019, 07:03 am

Apple assembly partner Wistron is preparing to expand its iPhone production capabilities into newer models, according to an Indian government official, with the contract manufacturer believed to be moving into assembling the latest Apple releases like the iPhone XS and iPhone XR.

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Two new iPads get certification in India ahead of March 25 press event

02/28/2019, 08:02 am

Two unknown iPad models have gained certification from the Bureau of Indian Standards, backing reports of an imminent iPad refresh.

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Poor customer service is tarnishing Apple's image in India

02/13/2019, 01:02 am

A report on Tuesday illustrates Apple's struggle to offer high quality after-sales service to customers in India, a product for which the company is known globally but is unable to provide due to strict retail laws in the country.

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