Reliance Jio, the new entrant in the Indian telecom market has teamed up with Apple to offer its 4G services free for new iPhone owners. The telecom operator is offering additional 12 months of free Jio services for Apple iPhone 7.
Along with free Jio services, customers will also get Reliance Retail coupons worth Rs. 15000 which can be redeemed with 10% off on next purchases. Customers will need to buy Apple iPhone from Reliance Stores to get the free offer.
As of now the offer is applicable in Delhi NCR, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Bengaluru only. If you live in these cities then you can get 12 Months of free Jio service with Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
The free service period will start from 1st January 2017 as Jio services are already free until 31st December 2016. So technically you will get 15 Months of free Reliance Jio services with Apple iPhone.
From 1st January 2017, new Apple iPhone users will get following benefits each month:
- Free Voice calls
- 20GB 4G data + Unlimited Night 4G Data (2am-5am)
- 40GB Wifi Hotspot data
- Unlimited SMS
- 30 ISD Minutes
- Jio Apps
“Today’s announcement brings together India’s best premium 4G network with the incredible iPhone experience,” said Mathew Oommen, President of Jio. “Jio is India’s 4G-only network, providing high-speed internet across India. The true power of iPhones can now be experienced by all Indian iPhone users on the Jio network.”
Apple iPhone 7 price in India is Rs. 60,000 for the base 32GB variant. Also, the prices for 128GB and 256GB variants are Rs. 70,000 and Rs. 80,000 respectively.
On the other hand, the Apple iPhone 7 Plus price in India is Rs. 72,000 for the base 32GB variant followed by 128GB variant which costs Rs. 82,000 and then the 256GB variant priced at Rs. 92,000.