Apple may start iPhone 6S Plus production at a new factory in southern India to lower the model’s price, local media outlet The Economic Times reported today. It may start manufacturing in Bengaluru, formerly known as Bangalore, in two weeks.
Apple is Trialing iPhone 6s Plus Production in India [Report]
Apple has begun trial production of the iPhone 6s Plus in India, according to the The Economic Times. Wistron has reportedly set up a new assembly line for iPhone 6s Plus production at its Bengaluru facility. Commercial production is expected to start in the next couple weeks which could bring down local prices for the device by 5-7%. “However, the price correction may not be reflected immediately since Wistron will not be able to fully meet the entire requirement of iPhone 6s Plus in India and imports from China will continue,” an industry executive said