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You definitely do not want to fly to Italy to purchase the iPhone X.

Melanie Lieberman
September 13, 2017

On Tuesday, Apple unveiled their much-anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone X, as well as the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.

The iPhone X, in particular, drew attention for its edge-to-edge screen — and $999 price tag. The new model might be the most expensive iPhone ever, but it’s even more expensive in other countries.

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We took a look at what people around the world will spend to upgrade their iPhones in 11 countries around the world, by converting the prices listed on local Apple sites into U.S. dollars using XE Currency’s live exchange rates.

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If you absolutely must purchase an iPhone abroad, you might be surprised to find that iPhones on sale in Tokyo have the second-most appealing price tags.

What the iPhone X Costs Around the World

Australia

$1,579 Australian Dollars, or $1,259.48 USD

Canada

$1,579 Canadian Dollars, or $1,292.55 USD

China

8,388 Yuan Renminbi, or $1,283.85 USD

India

89,000 Indian Rupees, or $1,387.53 USD

Italy

€1,189 Euros, or $1,413.43 USD

Japan

112,800 Japanese Yen, or $1020.80 USD

Mexico

23,499 Mexican Pesos, or $1,320.10 USD

Russia

79,990 Russian Rubles, or $1,380.94 USD

Singapore

$1,648 Singapore Dollars, or $1,220.55 USD

United Arab Emirates

4,099 Emirati Dirham, or $1,115.79

United Kingdom

£999 British Pounds, or $1,319.31 USD

What the iPhone 8 Plus Costs Around the World

United States-based shoppers can purchase the 6.24-inch-long iPhone 8 Plus, which is equipped with a 5.5-inch Retina HD display and the 12 megapixel wide-angle and telephoto lenses, for $799.

Australia

$1,229 Australian Dollars, or $930.30 USD

Canada

$1,229 Canadian Dollars, or $1005.96 USD

China

6,688 Yuan Renminbi, or $1,023.67 USD

India

73,000 Indian Rupees, or $1,138.08 USD

Italy

€949 Euros, or $1,127.91 USD

Japan

89,800 Japanese Yen, or $812.207 USD

Mexico

18,999 Mexican Pesos, or $1,067.38 USD

Russia

64,990 Russian Rubles, or $1,121.98 USD

Singapore

$1,308 Singapore Dollars, or $968.755 USD

United Arab Emirates

3,249 Emirati Dirham, or $884.334 USD

United Kingdom

£799 British Pounds, or $1,055.18 USD

What the iPhone 8 Costs Around the World

The smaller 5.22-ounce iPhone 8, with its 4.7-inch display, can be purchased for $699 in the United States.

Australia

$1,079 Australian Dollars, or $860.61 USD

Canada

$1,079 Canadian Dollars, or $883.184 USD

China

5,888 Yuan Renminbi, or $901.23 USD

India

64,000 Indian Rupees, or $997.765 USD

Italy

€839 Euros, or $997.17 USD

Japan

78,800 Japanese Yen, or $712.72 USD

Mexico

16,499 Mexican Pesos, or $926.93 USD

Russia

56,990 Russian Rubles, or $983.95

Singapore

$1,148 Singapore Dollars, or $850.22 USD

United Arab Emirates

2,849 Emirati Dirham, or $775.459 USD

United Kingdom

£699 British Pounds, or $923.118 USD

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