iPhone XR depreciates rapidly.
XR iPhone went on sale recently, at the end of October 2018, but decently cheaper. For the winter holiday period, the price of iPhone XR and fell to the first the psychological mark of 60 thousand rubles, and it is the official retail.
XR sales of iPhone in Russia began just two months ago. During this time, the price of a new 6.1-inch smartphone Apple select Apple authorised retailers fell by nearly 5 thousand. The fall in the price compared to the original is already 8%, which is not very typical for the new Apple smartphones.
Right now iPhone XR with 64 GB of internal memory in Russia can be purchased for 60 790 rubles. Price approached the psychological mark of 60 thousand rubles. But it is important to emphasize that the iPhone XR may hang at this level or go up in early 2019. The fact that from 1 January 2019 in Russia will be raised the VAT rate from 18% to 20%. Experts fear that because of this, the cost of the equipment, including iPhone, increase.
As for grey market, the iPhone XR more accessible. Minimum price of iPhone XR — 53 650 rubles, which is almost 18% below the officially declared for Russia.