Last week saw the official announcement of the latest iPhone smartphones, as well as the latest Apple Watch Series 4. While pre-orders had started in the US the same week, Apple South Africa has announced the pre-order date, as well as pricing for the release on our shores.
Two Series 4 smartwatches, the GPS and Nike+ variants, will be available for pre-order starting 21 September 2018. The units will be available as a cash sale, as well as on your FNB Credit Card payment plan. The payment plan will be extended over 27 months. The pricing for the devices is as follows:
- Apple Watch Series 4 GPS 40mm: R329pm or R7,999
- Apple Watch Series 4 GPS 44mm: R357pm or R8,599
In addition to this, Apple South Africa also announced that the Watch Series 4 GPS will be available from 28 September, with the Nike+ variant available from 5 October. Pre-orders will be available online via the iStore site, with buyers reserving their purchase in queue to start being fulfilled in next week. Current Apple Watch owners will also receive up to R2,400 cash back by trading in their smartwatches.