At an occasion held in Mumbai right now, Jio in partnership with Apple unveiled the newly launched Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in India. The telephones have been launched by Akash M Ambani, Director, Jio. Tim Cook dinner and Mukesh Ambani additionally expressed their delight and addressed the viewers by way of a particular video message.
We witnessed the launch of each the telephones on Sep 12 on the Steve Jobs Theatre together with iPhone X, Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple TV 4K. Since then, speculations have been made in regards to the availability of the merchandise in India as nicely.
Assured 70% cashback on iPhone eight and eight Plus
Jio is providing the telephones with some provides and unique tariff plans. One such provide is 70% buyback scheme beneath which the consumer will can declare 70% of the MRP of the iPhone eight because the purchase again quantity on returning the telephone after one yr.
In his speech on the launch occasion, Akash M Ambani stated that such buyback provides can be found in US and Europe and that is the primary time that any such provide has been launched within the nation. Customers can avail this provide from My Jio App, Jio retailer, Reliance Digital retailer, Amazon India and different enterprise companions of Jio.
Cashback on Citi credit score and debit playing cards
Aside from this, an extra cashback can also be offered to Citi Credit score Card and World Debit Card customers. It’s to be famous that the Citi Credit score Card provide is legitimate solely on September 29.
Jio particular tariffs for the brand new iPhones
Jio has additionally introduced particular tariff plans for each the iPhones. Priced at Rs 799, the plan will present 90GB of knowledge per 30 days to the customers, that means they are going to get 3GB of excessive pace knowledge per day together with free voice calls, SMS and free entry to Jio’s apps. The provide is relevant for a month to postpaid customers and pay as you go customers.
Aside from launching these telephones within the Indian market, each the manufacturers will work collectively to carry Mac Labs and iPhone X within the nation inside the subsequent few months.
Pricing and availability
Each the iPhone eight and iPhone eight Plus shall be accessible in 64GB and 256GB variants at Reliance Digital retailers situated in 900 cities throughout the nation. The iPhone eight 64GB variant and 256GB variant are priced at Rs 64,000 and Rs 77,000 respectively. Patrons need to shed an extra quantity of Rs 9,000 for 64GB and 256GB variants of iPhone eight Plus.