Reliance continues to woo customers for its newly launched Jio service, and has decided to offer 12 months of Jio Digital Services with the purchase of all iPhone models. The Welcome Offer from Jio will give customers unlimited data and voice calling until December 31, 2016.
Reliance Jio has said that the offer will be extended not just for buyers of the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, but also to people who are in the market to buy the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s Plus and the iPhone SE. The offer will only be applicable on the purchase of device from a Reliance Digital store or through select Apple Premium Resellers and Apple Authorised Resellers.
If you are an existing iPhone user, you are still eligible to get Reliance Jio’s Free Welcome Offer that gives unlimited free data and voice calls till December 31. Users can then move on to a 12 month complementary service with a Rs 1,499 plan.
Airtel is also offering 10GB free 3G/4G data a month for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users for one year, if they alread have the Airtel Infinity Postpaid plan. This data will be over the benefits users are already getting with their Infinity postpaid plan. This offer by Airtel makes for 120GB of additional data for users in a one year period.
Reliance Jio’s offer on the iPhone is a much better deal for users as it covers not just the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, but older models as well. Plus the older iPhone devices have received significant price cuts since the launch of the iPhone 7. Apple iPhone 6s (16GB) is now available at Rs 38,999 on Amazon, and iPhone SE (16GB) is now available at Rs 32,000 on the Amazon website.
Airtel has recently announced that it is offering the iPhone 7 at Rs 19,990 and the iPhone 7 Plus at Rs 30,792 down-payment only but as it turns out – this offer is only applicable to Airtel and HCL employees.