Apple iPhone 15 Pro,
iPhone 15 Pro Max
gets support for
ISRO’s navigation
technology NavIC.
Know all about the
Made-In-India GPS

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Apple will support India's indigenous alternative to GPS, NavIC (Navigation with Indian Constellation) in its recently launched iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max models. This marks the first time that Apple has introduced NavIC support to iPhone 

Apple iPhone 15 Pro,
iPhone 15 Pro Max get NavIC

The Made-In-India navigation technology NavIC will only be present in the iPhone 15 Pro models and not in the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus models

ISRO's NavIC tech only in
iPhone 15 Pro models

NavIC, earlier known as Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), has been designed with a constellation of 7 satellites and a network of ground stations operating 24 x 7

What is NavIC?

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NavIC is the Indian version of the Global Positioning System (GPS). ISRO Chairman Dr S Somanath said in an interview that NavIC offers a positioning accuracy of three metres

NavIC: Made-In-India
alternative to GPS

NavIC’s applications include Transportation (terrestrial, aerial and marine), Location-based services, Personal mobility, Resource monitoring, Surveying and geodesy, Scientific research, Time dissemination and synchronisation and Safety-of-life alert dissemination, as per ISRO

Applications of NavIC

It offers two services: Standard Position Service (SPS) for civilian users and Restricted Service (RS) catering to strategic users. NavIC’s coverage area extends 1,500 kilometres beyond the Indian boundary, as per ISRO

Functions of NavIC

Apple unveiled its iPhone 15 series globally on September 12 at its “Wonderlust” launch event. Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced four versions of iPhone 15 - iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus, iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max

Apple Launch Event

- iPhone 15 (128 GB): Rs 79,900 
- iPhone 15 (256 GB): Rs 89,900 
- iPhone 15 (512GB): Rs 1,09,900 
- iPhone 15 Plus (128 GB): Rs 89,900 
- iPhone 15 Plus (256 GB): Rs 99,900 
- iPhone 15 Plus (512 GB): Rs 1,19,900

Apple iPhone 15: India prices 

- iPhone 15 Pro(128 GB): Rs 1,34,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro(256 GB): Rs 1,44,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro(512GB): Rs 1,64,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro (1 TB): Rs 1,84,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro Max (256 GB): Rs 1,59,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro Max (512 GB): Rs 1,79,900 
- iPhone 15 Pro Max (1 TB): Rs 1,99,900

Apple iPhone 15 Pro:
India prices 

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