20 September 2012, Singapore – The iPhone 5 will be available in Singapore on 21 September 2012 to SingTel, StarHub And M1 customers. Here is a guide of the price plans and launch details. You may also want to check out OCBC’s Cashflo card which may help you with your cashflow when getting the latest iPhone 5.
SingTel has organised a special three-day launch event for iPhone 5 starting on Friday September 21, 8am at Marina Bay Sands, Exhibition Hall D, basement 2.
|4G Plans||iFlexi Lite||iFlexi Value||iFlexi Plus||iFlexi Premium|
|Local Calls||100 mins||200 mins||500 mins||2000 mins|
|Local Data (GB)||2GB||3GB||4GB||12GB|
|iPhone 5 16GB||$478||$198||$0||$0|
|iPhone 5 32GB||$598||$308||$48||$0|
|iPhone 5 64GB||$758||$468||$198||$58|
For further details please visit www.singtel.com/iphone.
Beginning 2:45 pm today, registered customers will be able to book an appointment with us for iPhone 5 at www.starhub.com/iphone. The reservation site will close once all appointment slots are fully booked.
iPhone 5 will be available starting at $0 for the 16GB model, $0 for the 32GB model, and $78 for the 64GB model with a two-year plan.
|Subscription plan||iPhone SmartSurf Lite||iPhone SmartSurf Value||iPhone SmartSurf Premium||iPhone SmartSurf Elite|
|Local data bundle||2GB||4GB||6GB||12GB|
|Local data bundle upsize option||Add 1GB extra for $2.14 per month (UP: $4.28)1|
|Excess local data usage charges||$6.42 per GB (UP: $8.56)1|
|Local data price cap||Maximum data charge of $64.20 monthly (UP: $85.60)1|
|Speed Boost (Peak downlink speed upgrade up to 75 Mbps)||Free Speed Boost is valid till 31 December 2013 (UP: Additional $10.70 per month)|
|iPhone 5 16GB||$473||$233||$0||$0|
|iPhone 5 32GB||$613||$343||$83||$0|
|iPhone 5 64GB||$768||$498||$228||$|
1. Promotion is valid till 31 December 2013.
Customers who have booked an appointment for iPhone 5 with StarHub can collect it at 10 StarHub Shops on 21-22 September 2012, from 8am to 10pm.
Get It Straight From the Stores!
If you are not looking at signing up a plan with any of the operators, you can get it straight off the shelf. Here are the deals:
Nubox announced that all the Apple iPhone 5 units were sold out within 30 minutes after stores open at 8am.
Nubox will launch the new iPhone 5 at its 10 Apple Premium Reseller stores on Friday, 21 September. The 16GB model will retail at S$948, 32GB model at S$1,088 and 64GB model at S$1,238.
- Nubox@Causeway Point
- Nubox@Junction 8
- Nubox@Jurong Point
- Nubox@Marina Bay Link Mall
- Nubox@nex Mall
- Nubox@Sim Lim Square
- Nubox@Raffles City
EpiCentre Pte Ltd, the first and largest Apple Premium Reseller in Asia, announced that all the Apple iPhone 5 units were sold out within 2 hours islandwide today.
EpiCentre will launch the new iPhone 5 at its Apple Premium Reseller stores on Friday, 21 September. The 16GB model will retail at S$948, 32GB model at S$1,088 and 64GB model at S$1,238.
|Store Location||Overnight queuing|
|Marina Bay Sands||Yes|
Trade-In & Promotion bundles available:
For the first time, Epicentre will be offering a trade-up promotion* for customers are looking to upgrade their smartphones to the new Apple iPhone 5. Trade-up prices vary according to the smartphone model and the phone conditions.
*Only available at the EpiCentre stores at 313@somerset, ION Orchard and Wheelock Place
Other promotions include:
- Bundle A – purchase a Gosh iPhone 5 screen protector and a Gosh Cross Case at S$39.90 (while stocks lasts; usual price S$70.90)
- Bundle B – purchase any screen protector and any phone case at 15% discount