According to reports of media, Apple is planning to produce the upcoming iPhone 12 series in India in its Bengaluru plant. This delayed iPhone 12 series is expected to be ready till mid-2021 as per reports.
According to the report, the production of this series is expected to begin at the Narasapura plant in Bengaluru. The estimated budget or the investment is going to be 2,900 crores as the Taiwanese company is expected to hire up to 10,000 employees. This plant is expected to begin its production by October 2020. Currently, 1,000 workers are already working on there for this project.
This is not the first project of apple inside India. They Started assembling the iPhone 11, iPhone XR at their Foxconn plant in Chennai. and they are expected to start assembling their mid-range smartPhone iPhone SE 2020 by the end of 2020.
iPhone 12 will be the latest entrant in the list of “Made in India” phones. This will be relaxing for the people of India because of this production the price of the iPhone 12 will below. This also indicates that Apple strategy put this phone in a more competitive price range which will be going to give them a boost in the Cupertino giant’s market share in India.
However, it is not sure whether Apple will reduce the price of the iPhone 12 series of not because this is a move to shift the base of manufacturing and assembly from China to India. Amidst the growing anti-China sentiment in India, this may also help in increasing sales of premium smartphones
As per the leaks, Apple is planning to launch four new iPhones which are iPhone 12 (5.4-inch), iPhone 12 Max (6.1-inch), iPhone 12 Pro (6.1-inch), and iPhone 12 Pro Max (6.7-inch). All the devices will support an OLED Display, A14 Bionic processor, and 5G Support.