Apple iPhones are the most aspirational devices in the Indian smartphone market, but the ownership cost is pretty high for most consumers. While Apple is making its devices more expensive with every change in customs or import duty, e-commerce platforms and major banks want to make the ownership of iPhone easier with their own deals.
Yesterday, HDFC Bank announced cashback offer up to Rs 10,000 on purchase of select iPhone models with its Credit or Debit card, and now Flipkart has also announced its own deals. The Indian e-commerce giant is hosting Apple Day sale till February 15 where customers can avail discounts on major iPhone models including the newer iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models.
As part of the deal, Flipkart is offering cashback up to Rs 10,000 on EMI transactions done using ICICI Bank Credit cards. The e-commerce platform is also offering up to 50 percent buyback value on some iPhone models at an additional cost at the time of checkout. Here is a look at top deals on Apple iPhone models from Flipkart.
Apple iPhone X starting at Rs 82,999
There is no second thought that iPhone X is the best iPhone yet from Apple. With its edge-to-edge OLED display and easy to use yet rich with technology Face ID facial recognition technology, Apple has just packed every possible goodness in the iPhone X. Apple iPhone X was launched in India at Rs 89,000 and received a price hike and now starts at retail price of Rs 95,390.
Flipkart is offering the iPhone X at Rs 82,999, a discount of Rs 6,001 over its initial launch price. There is also additional Rs 10,000 cashback on ICICI Bank EMI transactions and extra five percent off with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Credit. It is also offering EMIs starting from Rs 2,837 per month, and up to Rs 18,000 off on exchange. Those buying iPhone X can available buyback guarantee by paying Rs 149 extra at the time of checkout.
In terms of features, the iPhone X sports a 5.8-inch OLED display, A11 Bionic chipset, 64GB storage, dual 12-megapixel optically stabilized rear camera and a 7-megapixel front camera with portrait lighting mode feature. The smartphone packs a new L-shaped battery and lasts a bit longer than the standard iPhone.
Apple iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus starting at Rs 57,790
Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, the two iterative models, are also available at attractive discounts on Flipkart. The iPhone 8, which was launched at Rs 64,000 is available on Flipkart at a starting price of Rs 57,790. The smartphone is apparently listed at Rs 55,999 but the offer page shows price of Rs 57,790 for the Space Grey variant and Rs 58,999 for the Gold color model.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus, the larger model is available at a starting price of Rs 66,999. The smartphone was launched in India at a starting price of Rs 72,000 and is currently listed for Rs 77,560. The base model with 64GB storage is priced at Rs 66,999 while the 256GB variant is listed at Rs 79,999.
Flipkart is offering cashback of Rs 8,000 on both iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and extra five percent off for those purchasing with an Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card. Customers can buy iPhone 8 with EMI starting at Rs 2,017 per month and iPhone 8 Plus with EMI starting at Rs 2,290 per month. There is also a buyback guarantee on these model with additional payment of Rs 149.
In terms of specifications, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus feature a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD display and metal and glass design to support wireless charging. Both the models are powered by A11 Bionic chipset and come in 64GB and 256GB storage options. The iPhone 8 gets a single 12-megapixel rear camera while the iPhone 8 Plus has dual 12-megapixel rear cameras. Both the model feature a 7-megapixel front camera and Home button that also acts as Touch ID.
Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus starting at Rs 42,999
Last year’s iPhone 7 is available at a starting price of Rs 42,999 on Flipkart. On purchase of iPhone 7, Flipkart is offering Rs 4,000 cashback on ICICI Bank EMI transactions and up to Rs 18,000 off on exchange. Customers can also available EMI plans starting at Rs 1,470 per month. Apple iPhone 7 Plus is available at a starting price of Rs 56,999 with cashback of Rs 4,000.
The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus feature a metal unibody design, a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD display respectively. Both the models use an A10 Fusion chipset, 12-megapixel rear camera on iPhone 7 and dual 12-megapixel rear camera on the iPhone 7 Plus. The iPhone 7 models feature a 7-megapixel front camera and are available in 32GB and 128GB storage models.
Apple iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus starting at Rs 34,999
Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are available on Flipkart at a starting price of Rs 34,999 and Rs 39,999 respectively. The models are available with a cashback of Rs 2,500 and buyback guarantee at Rs 149.
The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus feature a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD display, A9 processor coupled with M9 Motion coprocessor, 12-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. They are only available in the 32GB storage option.
Apple iPhone SE and iPhone 6 at Rs 19,999 and Rs 25,299
Apple iPhone SE, the best-selling iPhone for the Cupertino-based iPhone maker in India, is available at Rs 19,999 on Flipkart. On purchase of iPhone SE, Flipkart is offering a cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions bring the effective price down to Rs 17,999. The iPhone SE features a 4-inch display, A9 processor, 12-megapixel rear camera, 1.2-megapixel front camera and 32GB storage.
Apple iPhone 6, the first iPhone to switch to a bigger display, is available at Rs 25,299 on Flipkart. The smartphone is available with a cashback of Rs 2,500 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions and EMI starting at Rs 1,227 per month. The iPhone 6 features a 4.7-inch Retina HD display, A8 processor, 8-megapixel rear camera and a 1.2-megapixel front camera.
Apple Watch, iPad and MacBook Air deals
Apart from iPhones, Flipkart is also offering discounts on MacBook, iPads and Apple Watch Series as part of Apple Day sale. Apple Watch Series GPS with 38mm case is available at Rs 29,900 and cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions. The Apple Watch Series 3 with 42mm case is available at Rs 31,900 and cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions.
Apple Watch Series 2 with 38mm case is available at Rs 24,900 while the 42mm model is available at Rs 26,900 along with Rs 2,000 cashback on ICICI Bank EMI transactions. The original Apple Watch with a 42mm watch case is available on Flipkart at Rs 18,900, and cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions.
Apple iPad 9.7-inch Wi-Fi only model with 32GB storage is available at Rs 22,900 and cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions, while the 10.5-inch iPad Pro Wi-Fi only model with 64GB storage is priced at Rs 49,900 and cashback of Rs 2,000 on ICICI Bank EMI transactions. Apple MacBook Air is available at Rs 57,990 and bank offer includes Rs 6,000 cashback on ICICI Bank EMI transactions.