The much-anticipated smartphones of 2017 Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will be going on sale starting tomorrow September 29 in India. While the fans as well consumers have been preparing to get their hands-on these latest flagships there are some interesting offers available on these smartphones.
Amazon and Reliance Jio, as well as other Apple's official distributors, have already announced offers for the two models and now Flipkart is also joining the bandwagon. The e-commerce company has announced that it is providing exchange discounts of up to Rs. 23,000 on the two iPhone 8 models.
Consumers will be getting Rs. 20,000 flat discount on the price, and if they want to exchange their iPhone 7 Plus with the new variant they will get a total discount of Rs. 23,000. Besides, once the exchange offer is applied Apple iPhone 8 64GB will be available at Rs. 41,000 from Rs. 64,000. However, consumers will have to pay Rs. 100 as pick-up charges for their old handset.
Interested buyers can further bring down the effective price by additional Rs. 10,000. How? Well, Citi Credit or World Debit cards owners can use either of their cards to purchase the smartphone and get Rs. 10,000 as cashback. One thing to keep in mind is that this offer is not applicable on corporate cards. Moreover, the offer will be valid till 5:59 PM on September 29 and on pre-order transactions only. The cashback will be credited on or before December 30, 2017. The offer is also applicable only on transactions made via Shreyash Retail Pvt. Ltd. (SuperCom Net) on the Flipkart platform. So buyers need to be careful in choosing the vendor.
The good thing though, consumers can avail huge discounts by combing the offers. iPhone 8 and 8 Plus base variants can be bought at just Rs. 31,100, and Rs. 40,100 respectively. As for the 256GB variants they can be purchased at Rs. 44,100 and Rs. 53,100, respectively.
Additionally, Flipkart has also announced no cost EMI option for purchases made via American Express, Axis Bank, Bajaj Finserv, Citibank, HDFC Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Bank, RBL Bank, Standard Chartered, SBI, and Yes Bank for a period of up to 12 months.