Friday, 7 October 2016

Reliance Jio offers new iPhone users free service for 15 months

All new iPhone users on Jio network can avail this offer from January 1 next year after their 'welcome plan' expires on December 31, 2016. Under this new scheme, the iPhone users on Jio's network will receive one year of complimentary services, sources said. This means people who buy any iPhone device from Reliance Retail or Apple store and use Jio connection would get the 'Welcome Offer' completely free till December 31, 2016. 

From January 1, all these iPhone users will get the Rs 1,499 plan completely free for 1 year, which equals value worth Rs 18,000. The Rs 1,499 plan includes unlimited local and STD voice calling and national roaming, 4G Data of up to 20 GB, unlimited 4G data at night, 40GB of WiFi data, unlimited SMS and unlimited Jio Apps subscription. Sources said this translates into 15 months of Jio services absolutely free for new iPhone buyers. 


The Jio offer is not restricted only to newly launched iPhone 7 and 7-Plus and would also be valid on iPhone 6, 6-Plus, 6S-Plus, SE. Also, for the first time ever, enterprise customers will get a 25 per cent discount on the device and attractive tariff plans. Jio is a 4G-only network, as compared to all other networks in India that are 100 per cent 2G, 50 per cent 3G and 10 per cent 4G. Apple users on Jio network would get to enjoy 100 per cent 4G-data experience, High Definition voice calls (powered by VoLTE), High Definition Facetime calls, Buffer-free HD video viewing and 300+ channels of Live TV. PTI ANZ MKJ 10072023 NNNN Reliance Jio's rival Airtel is also offering 10GB free 4G/3G data per month for one year with any Airtel Infinity post-paid plan. 

The free data benefit will be over and above the plan benefits, it said. "We are delighted to roll out this exciting data offer for our users to allow them to get the most out of the amazing iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus," Bharti Airtel Director Operations (India and South Asia) Ajai Puri said. The latest edition of the iPhone has been launched in India today across multiple platforms like Apple resellers, Flipkart, Snapdeal and Tata Cliq. Most of these companies are bundling in offers to woo customers in the world's second largest telephony market. While Snapdeal has teamed up with American Express to offer the latter's card members a discount of Rs 10,000 on the purchase of the device. Flipkart also said it has prepared itself to make deliveries to customers from 1900 hrs onwards today. 

The handsets come video recording. The iPhone 7 Plus has dual 12MP rear cameras -- one wide-angle with IP67 rating, signifying the fact that it is water and dust resistant, a first for the Apple smartphone. The Cupertino-based company is betting big on the Indian market. In July, Apple CEO Tim Cook had said that India is one of its fastest growing markets.

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