Etisalat has announced the launch of the most advanced iPhones ever, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, and Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS + Cellular) across all Etisalat stores in the UAE.
The phones are also available through www.etisalat.ae/iphonexs, and My UAE Etisalat App.
Khaled Elkhouly, chief consumer officer at Etisalat, said: “Etisalat is thrilled that the much awaited iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, as well as the Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS +Cellular), will be available for customers in the UAE at the same time as their global counterparts. iPhones and other Apple devices are receiving an overwhelming response among our subscribers, and we at Etisalat are committed to continuously offer new deals to our customers.
“Etisalat’s ‘iPhone for Life’ program will make it easier to upgrade to the new iPhones, while our Smart Pay options of 12, 18 and 24 months will make it highly affordable for all customer segments to get their hands on these highly desired Apple devices.”
Etisalat customers will be able to purchase iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max with flexible Smart Pay plans on a 12, 18, or 24-month contract and also avail the AppleCare+ service for only Dh30 per month. Customers opting for a 24-month smart pay plan can purchase iPhone XS for Dh185, or the iPhone XS Max for Dh210, each month.
As a launch promotion, those who purchase the iPhone device from Etisalat will enjoy a free six months subscription to Apple Music and 200GB iCloud Storage Free for two months. Additionally, customers will also enjoy up to 40 percent discount on the monthly rental for the second device (iPad, Apple Watch or Airpod) purchased with the new iPhone XS and iPhone XS MAX devices.
Etisalat is also offering up to 10GB free data for purchasing the device with a prepaid account.
iPhone XS and XS Max are available in 64, 256 and 512GB capacity. The standalone price of the iPhone XS (64GB) is Dh4,028, while the 256 and 512GB variants are priced at Dh4,628 and Dh5,437, respectively. The 64GB model of the iPhone XS Max costs Dh200 more than the smaller XS, starting at Dh4,248 outright. A 256GB configuration costs Dh5,028 and the 512GB XS Max costs Dh5,837 outright. Prices are subject to 5% VAT.
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are the most advanced iPhones ever, taking the vision for the future of the smartphone to a new level, featuring stunning 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch Super Retina displays that offer remarkable brightness and true blacks while showing 60 percent greater dynamic range in HDR photos.
iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max bring an improved dual camera system that offers breakthrough photo and video features, A12 Bionic chip with next-generation Neural Engine, faster Face ID, wider stereo sound, longer battery life, splash and water resistance, the most durable glass ever in a smartphone, a beautiful new gold finish that joins silver and space gray, and introduce Gigabit-class LTE for even faster download speeds. iPhone XS Max offers a more immersive experience with over 3 million pixels for videos, movies and games, offering the largest display ever in an iPhone.
Both phones introduce Dual SIM to iPhone through the use of a nano-SIM and digital eSIM. Etisalat is working currently with Apple on making the eSIM service available soon on the new iPhones.
Additionally, iPhone XR, bringing the latest iPhone innovations to more people, will be available to pre-order at Etisalat on October 19. iPhone XR features an all-screen glass and aluminium design with a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina display — the most colour accurate in the industry, with wide colour support and True Tone for a more natural viewing experience.
iPhone XR features A12 Bionic with next-generation Neural Engine, the TrueDepth camera system, faster Face ID, an advanced camera system that creates dramatic portraits using a single camera lens, LTE Advanced for fast download speeds and six beautiful finishes.
Apple Watch Series 4 is redesigned and re-engineered to help users stay connected, be more active and manage their health in powerful new ways. Etisalat will also be the first operator in the Mena region to launch the eSIM service with the new Apple Watch series.
It features a stunning 30 percent larger display, a thinner, smaller case and a new interface with more information and richer detail. Apple Watch Series 4 with watchOS 5 brings advanced activity and communications features, along with revolutionary health capabilities including a next-generation accelerometer and gyroscope which are able to detect hard falls. – TradeArabia News Service