The all new Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus has gone on sale in India today. E-commerce websites are offering interesting exchange and cashback offers, whereas Airtel is offering free 10GB of data per month for users with its myplan Infinity. But Reliance Jio has a counter offer with an attractive deal that is too hard to resist. Customers buying iPhones from Reliance Digital and Reliance Digital Xpress Mini will be eligible to get free Rs 1,499 monthly plan valid from January 1 2017 to December 31 2017. Also Read - Beware! This new iOS bug breaks WiFi on iPhones: Here's a quick fix for itAlso Read - PUBG New State receives over 17 million pre-registrations as closed alpha testing ends
Under this offer users get unlimited local and STD voice calls, 20GB 4G data per month, night unlimited high-speed data (2AM to 5AM), unlimited SMS and 40GB of Wi-Fi data on JioNet Wi-Fi data.Users also get one year of complimentary access to Reliance Jio s premium content services including JioTV, JioMusic, JioMovies, JioCloud, JioMoney, JioMags and more. This means, users get the benefit of Rs 18,000 over the next one year. Also Read - iPhone selling in LG stores? Apple is apparently in talks for a new deal
Initially, users will get Jio Welcome Offer for free, with validity up to December 31 2016, and post that they will be migrated to the Rs 1,499 plan. The offer is not just on the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, but also on the iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus as well. Enterprise customers will also be able to get 25 percent discount on buying the iPhones along with attractive tariff plans. ALSO READ: Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus go on sale in India: Price, specifications, features
Offer is applicable on buying new iPhone from all Reliance Digital stores, Apple premium and authorized resellers including Unicorn, Imagine, Aptronix, Maple, Nyasa, iZenica, Future World Retail and iWorld among others. However, the offer can only be availed in select cities including Mumbai, Delhi NCR, Bengaluru and Ahmedabad only. Reliance is also offering Reliance Retail discount coupons worth Rs 15,000 and 10 percent discount on buying second iPhone. What s more, Reliance Jio is also offering home delivery and activation at your doorstep.
How to get home delivery of iPhone and Jio SIM card
Interested customers can head over to jio.com/apple, click on book now and fill the form. You ll have to enter details such as your name, surname, state, city, address and e-mail and click on submit button. It will then send an OTP on your number, which you will have to enter on the website.
Next, you will have to select the iPhone model and storage variant, followed by the delivery date of your choice and preferred time. Unfortunately, at the time of filing this story, we couldn t move past this screen. Also, the iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone SE, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus stocks were sold out. Only available option was iPhone 7 32GB and 128GB variant in black and silver color variants, and 256GB gold and rose gold variant. Reliance had also mentioned express Jio SIM activation at Reliance Digital stores, but details are scarce at the moment.
The prices for iPhone 7 start at Rs 60,000 for the 32GB variant and goes all the way up to Rs 80,000 for the 256GB variant. The iPhone 7 Plus, on the other hand, will set you back by Rs 72,000 for the 32GB variant, whereas the top end 256GB variant is priced at Rs 92,000. ALSO READ: Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus India launch: 4 deals to save money
The new iPhones bring a host of improvements over their predecessor. You get a display with wide color gamut, and it is also 25 brighter than the one on the iPhone 6s. There is also faster A10 Fusion quad-core chipset with M10 motion co-processor, double storage, new capacitive Touch ID fingerprint scanner with Taptic Engine that vibrates to simulate the click. Both Apple iPhones come with improved cameras, and a dual camera setup on the iPhone 7 Plus with 2X optical zoom and 10X digital zoom. What s more, the new iPhones are also water and dust resistant.