Apple iPhone 7 Plus RED Aside, ColorWare Releases iPhone 7 Plus Retro, A Vintage Macintosh Computer Look
Apple enthusiasts have been all the rage on the recently release iPhone 7 Plus RED Edition. Yet, as it spells out modern, sleek and chic, ColorWare introduces an iPhone 7 skin that would bring out the retro vibes in iPhone users.
According to Apple's website, the just released iPhone 7 Plus Red signifies the 10 years partnership between Apple and RED. In addition, not only does Apple users could have a vibrant red iPhone 7, but they would be also contributing to the Global Fund.
Apple was then mentioned by RED's CEO, Deborah Dugan to be the world’s largest corporate donor to the Global Fund with over $130 million contibution. Contributing to Global Fund then meant to both companies to be a step for an AIDS-free generation. Furthermore, the iPhone 7, 7 Plus RED Edition is then confirmed to be available in stores starting March 24. The RED iPhone 7, 7 Plus models are then said to be available in 128GB and 256GB models starting at $749.
On the other side, News 18 reported that ColorWare had already released an iPhone 7 Plus Retro model. The look was then said to be similar to a Macintosh computer. The design has the Apple logo in a Retro-like multicolor or rainbow finish. Meanwhile, the sides of the device have dark beige edge stripes painted on it.
The official announcement from ColorWare stated that “If you love the vintage look of the original 1980’s Mac then why not have it on your phone!” It was also mentioned that great detail was given to the painted smartphone. Nonetheless, the price for the Retro Style iPhone paint job was mentioned to be around $930.
The retail price of the iPhone 7 Plus Retro was then compared to a jet black iPhone 7 Plus in a 256 GB model, which costs $969. Hence, totaling to $1,899 (or roughly Rs 1, 24,342) due to the additional $930 for the paint job. The Retro style is then mentioned to be available for a limited time only. The first 25 purchases will have their own number of authenticity in which shipping is said to be in about 2 to 3 weeks.
EarPods, Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter, papers were mentioned to be included in the box package as well.