Have you been waiting to buy the latest iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus but the dizzying prices have always left you disappointed? Flipkart has announced a new upgrade program that makes buying the newest Apple flagship smartphones slightly less heavy on the pockets. The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus prices start at Rs 60,000 and Rs 72,000, respectively. Flipkart is offering these smartphones at a special five percent flat discount. In addition to this, you can further avail heavy discounts under the new exchange program.
Under the new program, you can avail exchange discounts of up to Rs 23,300 on the iPhone 7 (128GB) and up to Rs 21,600 on iPhone 7 Plus (128GB). There are also EMI options and bank discounts that further bring down the total price of the smartphones following the exchange offer. Additionally, you can also avail easy EMI offers with tenure between three months to 24 months. The EMI option is applicable when you use your Citibank, Axis Bank, HDFC bank, HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak Bank, State Bank of India or Standard Chartered Bank credit cards.
It is worth mentioning that Flipkart’s terms and conditions allow for device exchange based on their functional condition, intact displays, and iCloud unlocked models. So before you decide to give up your older iPhone, it is advisable to read all the conditions before making the exchange. To help ease up your iPhone 7 upgrade; here is the breakdown of Flipkart’s offers.
Apple iPhone 7 (32GB)
The iPhone 7 base variant is priced at Rs 60,000 and with flat five percent discount, Flipkart is offering it for Rs 57,000. The iPhone 4 which was released way back in 2010, gets an exchange discount of Rs 9,600. This brings down the total cost of the iPhone 7 to Rs 47,500. If you are exchanging the iPhone 4S, the discount offered is Rs 10,200, in case of iPhone 5S, it which goes up to Rs 13,500. Similarly, if you have an iPhone 6, you can avail exchange discount of up to Rs 18,200, whereas the iPhone 6 Plus, can fetch discount of up to Rs 19,700.
If you own last year’s iPhone 6s, you can get up to Rs 20,400 as exchange discount which brings down the cost of iPhone 7 at just Rs 36,700, whereas exchanging your old iPhone 6s Plus, you get up to Rs 21,800 off, bringing the price down to Rs 35,200.
Apple iPhone 7 (128GB)
The iPhone 7 (128GB) variant is priced at Rs 70,000 and with flat five percent discount, Flipkart is selling it for Rs 66,500. Given that Apple iPhones do not offer storage expansion, it might make for a wiser choice to upgrade to a model that comes with more in-built storage. The iPhone 7 (128GB) model is also available under the upgrade program with exciting discounts up to Rs 23,300, which brings down the price to Rs 43,200. However, in case you were planning to buy the Gold, 128GB variant, you are in for hard luck as this is the only model excluded from the special discount and exchange offers. It is available at Rs 64,000.
Apple iPhone 7 (256GB)
The top-end 256GB storage variant of iPhone 7 is priced at Rs 80,000, and with flat five percent discount from Flipkart, it is available for Rs 76,000. Maximum exchange discount of up to Rs 24,800 is also available, which further brings down the price to Rs 51,200. ALSO READ: Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus first impressions: 7 observations after 48 hours
Apple iPhone 7 Plus (32GB)
One of the key highlights of the ‘Plus’ variant is that it comes with a dual rear camera module that lets you add DSLR-like blur effects to your photos. The iPhone 7 Plus is originally priced at Rs 72,000 and with five percent flat discount, it is available for Rs 68,400. Additionally, maximum exchange discount of up to Rs 23,600 is also applicable, which can further bring down the cost to Rs 44,800. ALSO READ: Apple iPhone 7 Plus ‘Portrait Mode’ review: Adding a new dimension to your photos
For iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C, the discount offered is up to Rs 13,500, which brings down the price of the iPhone 7 Plus to Rs 55,000. And, if you have an iPhone 5S, you get up to Rs 15,300 in discount, which brings down the cost to Rs 53,200. Similarly, for the iPhone SE, the discount offered is up to Rs 16,800, which brings down the cost to Rs 51,700. Yet again, the Gold variant is not available under any special discount or exchange offer. It is priced at Rs 66,000 for the 32GB model.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus (128GB)
The 128GB storage variant of the iPhone 7 Plus is originally priced at Rs 82,000, but with Flipkart’s five percent discount, it is available for Rs 77,900. Flipkart is also offering a maximum exchange discount of Rs 25,100, which further brings down the cost to Rs 52,800. As is the case with other models, the iPhone 7 Plus (128GB) Gold variant is also excluded from the bumper discounts and is available at a price of Rs 85,990, which is more than its original price.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus (256GB)
The iPhone 7 Plus (256GB) variant is originally priced at Rs 92,000, and Flipkart is offering it for Rs 91,000. Sadly, Flipkart is not offering the flat five percent off on the 256GB model, nor there is any exchange discount.