OnePlus 6 will be officially announced at an event in London later today. The smartphone is one of the most anticipated mobile launch of 2018 and the event is scheduled to kickstart at 9.30PM IST in India. Following its global launch, OnePlus is hosting a dedicated event in Mumbai on May 17 where it is expected to reveal India price and availability of the smartphone.
Now, ahead of its retail availability, Idea Cellular has announced exclusive offer to its customers buying the OnePlus 6. As part of the offer, Idea postpaid customers will get cashback of Rs 2,000 in the form of Rs 100 discount every month for 20 billing cycles. The third largest telecom operator is also offering 10GB additional data per month for 20 months on Nirvana 499 Plan. With Nirvana 499 Plan, OnePlus 6 will not only get additional 10 GB data but will also get the plan at reduced tariff of Rs 399 per month for 20 months.
Apart from tariff benefits, Idea Cellular is also offering device security for four months along with a access to a host of digital content across Idea’s movies, music and game applications. Idea prepaid customers will get up to 370GB additional data in the form of 1.1GB additional data per day on recharge of Rs 199. The plan has validity of 28 days and will be applicable for 12 continuous recharge cycles.
“This collaboration is a perfect example of the best industrial design and technology coming together to enhance 4G, data and digital experience for Idea customers,” said Sashi Shankar, Chief Marketing Officer, Idea Cellular.
To recall, Idea Cellular offers 40GB data per month along with unlimited local and national calls, free roaming 3000 local and national SMS with its Nirvana 499 Postpaid plan. The plan also offers free device security for four months and subscription to Idea apps. With prepaid recharge of Rs 199, Idea Cellular subscribers get 1.4GB data per day, unlimited local and national calls, free roaming and 100 local and national SMS for 28 days.
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OnePlus 6 is expected to be the most powerful smartphone yet from the Chinese startup. It is rumored to feature a 6.28-inch display with a cut out similar to that of iPhone X. OnePlus has already confirmed that the smartphone will feature a glass back and will be powered by Snapdragon 845 SoC. The smartphone is also expected to launch in Marvel Avengers edition offering 8GB of RAM and 256GB storage.
There is not much clarity on its camera features just yet but the company CEO has teased camera samples indicating new features. The OnePlus 6 leaks so far suggest repositioned alert slider and a retail price that might make it the most expensive OnePlus smartphone yet.