Apple has announced that the new iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch Series 2 will be available for sale at the Apple Store – Mall of Emirates, starting Saturday, September 17th at 8:00 am. This is the first time that the UAE will launch iPhone at the Apple Store – Mall of Emirates at the same time as the rest of the world.
The iPhone 7 is priced at AED 2599 (32GB), AED 2999 (128GB), and AED 3399 (256GB). The iPhone 7 Plus is priced at AED 3099 (32GB), AED 3499 (128GB), and AED 3899 (256GB). The iPhone features new advanced camera systems and better battery life, among other new features. The phones come with immersive stereo speakers, wide colour system from camera to display, two new beautiful finishes, and is the first water and dust resistant iPhone.
The new Apple Watch Series 2 will also be available on Sep 17th and is priced between AED 1099 and AED 4199. With Series 2, Apple is focusing on athletes, promising a “swimproof” device that is water-resistant up to 50 meters. This required Cupertino to redesign the watch’s speaker system and develop new seals and adhesives to keep water out.
Stay tuned as we bring more details from the official launch of the devices in the UAE on Sep 17th. Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, and Saudi Arabia will get the new devices on September 24, 2016.