In an official assertion, hooked up under, Realme boasts that it’s the primary time that the corporate is climbing telephone costs because the second half of 2018. The causes cited are all the identical. A 50% improve in GST on smartphones (from 12% to 18%) in India, rupee depreciation, and provide chain shortages as a result of COVID-19 outbreak are the important thing causes for the value hike. You can learn Realme’s official assertion within the letter hooked up under:
The letter additional mentions that the up to date costs for Realme telephones could be discovered on the corporate’s official web site. Well, that’s true. The lately launched Realme 6 and 6 Pro have been already unveiled at greater value tags in comparison with their predecessor. But, with the previous now beginning at Rs. 13,999 and the latter nonetheless sitting a notch above the Poco X2 at Rs. 17,999 might draw much more criticism from the followers.
The up to date retail costs are actually reside and we’ve made it simpler so that you can spot the value distinction (earlier than and after comparability) with the desk hooked up under:
|Model||Old Price (INR)||New Price (INR)|
|Realme 6 (4GB+64GB)||12,999||13,999|
|Realme 6 (6GB+128GB)||14,999||15,999|
|Realme 6 (8GB+128GB)||15,999||16,999|
|Realme 6 Pro (6GB+64GB)||16,999||17,999|
|Realme 6 Pro (6GB+128GB)||17,999||18,999|
|Realme 6 Pro (8GB+128GB)||18,999||19,999|
|Realme X50 Pro 5G (6GB+128GB)||37,999||39,999|
|Realme X50 Pro 5G (8GB+128GB)||39,999||41,999|
|Realme X50 Pro 5G (12GB+256GB)||44,999||47,999|
|Realme X2 Pro (6GB+64GB)||27,999||29,999|
|Realme X2 Pro (8GB+128GB)||29,999||31,999|
|Realme X2 Pro (12GB+256GB)||33,999||35,999|
|Realme C3||begins at Rs. 6,999||begins at Rs. 7,499|
|Realme X2||begins at Rs. 16,999||begins at Rs. 17,999|
|Realme XT||begins at Rs. 15,999||begins at Rs. 16,999|
|Realme 5i||begins at Rs. 8,999||begins at Rs. 9,999|
As you’ll be able to see, Realme has bumped up the costs of the funds telephones by Rs. 1,000 whereas the flagship telephones have acquired Rs. 2,000 – Rs. 3,000 value improve. The upcoming Narzo collection, as beforehand revealed by Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth, is not going to see any value hikes. The firm will take in the GST hike for its upcoming telephone collection. You can head to this link to take a look at the up to date costs for the remainder of the smartphones in Realme’s lineup.
So yeah, each telephone maker has shared the revised costs listing for its portfolio in India to fight the 50% GST hike levied on smartphones. Were you planning to purchase any of those Realme telephones after the lockdown? Do you continue to plan to? Do tell us within the feedback under.