iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Release Date, Price and Availability

BY Rajesh Pandey

Published 12 Sep 2018

Apple has just unveiled its flagship OLED iPhones for 2018: the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. While the iPhone XS is the successor to the iPhone X from last year, the iPhone XS Max a new addition to Apple’s lineup this year featuring a massive 6.5-inch OLED display.

The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max come with plenty of internal changes and improvements which make them worth a look even if you are satisfied with your existing iPhone. In typical Apple fashion, both handsets are expensive and will go up for pre-order later this week. Here’s everything you need to know about the pricing, release date, and availability of the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

iPhone XS Price

United States

The iPhone XS is priced at $999 for the base variant with 64GB storage. It will also be available in 256GB and 512GB storage variants.

The iPhone XS will be available in three colors: Silver, Space Gray, and Gold.


In India, the iPhone XS Max starts from a staggering Rs 99,900.

iPhone XS Max Price

United States

Prices for the iPhone XS Max starts at $ 1,099 with a base storage of 64GB. Considering you get a bigger 6.5-inch OLED display and better battery life, a $100 price increase from the iPhone XS makes sense. The 256GB and 512GB iPhone XS Max variants will cost $1,299 and $1,399. The iPhone XS Max will be available in Silver, Space Gray, and Gold colors.


In India, the iPhone XS Max starts from a staggering Rs 109,900.

iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Release Date and Availability

The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will go up for pre-order from September 14 i.e. this Friday in the United States, United Kingdom, Europe, and other major parts of the world. Both handsets will then hit the retail stores from September 21 i.e. next Friday. The handsets will be available in more than 30 countries which include:

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, the UAE, UK, US and US Virgin Islands.

The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max will then launch on September 28 in the following countries:
Andorra, Armenia, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, India, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Malta, Monaco, Oman, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia and South Africa beginning Friday, September 28.

We will continue updating this post with the pricing of the iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max in other parts of the world and across major carriers as and when they become available.