In the US, the MacBook price starts from $1299 and the MacBook Pro price from $1999. Indian prices starts from Rs 79,700 and Rs. 1,19,000 for MacBook and MacBook Pro respectively.
The prices out in India, at Keystone.in, an official Apple Authorized Center in Goa. The price is simply multiplication of USD to Rupee conversion rate, or even more than that! To market a good product in India, we expect a reduction of price to suit the environment. But it seems Apple is not ready yet to be widely used outside the US!
Here are the maximum retail prices of the new notebooks. Note that these are at MRP. Your dealer may give you a better rate with their promotion, negotiate for it!
- MacBook Alu 2.0 Ghz – 79,700
- MacBook Alu 2.4Ghz – 96,500
- MacBook Air 1.6Ghz – 1,07,000
- MacBook Air 1.86Ghz – 1,49,000
- MacBook Pro 2.4Ghz – 1,19,000
- MacBook Pro 2.53Ghz – 1,49,000
Do you really want to spend more than 1 lakh for your MacBook? Yes, only if you are crazy! [via]