Apple has recently unveiled three new iPhones including the special edition iPhone X that marks the 10-year history of the device. As always, the price of the new iPhone is expensive for most people. The MRP of Apple iPhone 8 32 GB storage variant is Rs. 64000 (about $1000).
However, you can now buy the phone at an effective price of Rs.18778. Yes, you can get Rs. 45222 as cash back offer from two Indian companies.
iPhone 8 is now Available in India at an Effective Price of Rs. 18778Image source: cnet.com
You should keep in mind that you can’t avail the cash back offer in one go. Given both Citibank and Jio involved here, you will get the money back in two steps. Let us analyze how you can bring the effective price down to Rs. 18778.
Only Citibank credit or debit cardholders can get the device at Rs. 18778. When you buy an iPhone 8 using the proposed card, you can avail Rs. 10000 cash back at once. Means, the price comes all the way down to 54000 INR from 64000. So, you might be wondering how it is possible to bring the price down to Rs. 18778.
Well, the next part involves Jio. You have to pop in a new Jio SIM card into the phone and purchase Rs. 799 per month plan using My Jio application. In a year, you must spend Rs. 9588 for recharging purpose itself. What does it give you in return? If you do the same from a new iPhone 8, you can get 70% of the price back. That means Rs. 44800 will be given to you via Jio Money application. With a few moments calculation, you can easily find out the effective amount you will be spending. Yeah, it’s only Rs. 18778.
Of course, you should spend the whole amount at the time of buying iPhone 8. Citibank and Jio will give Rs. 45222 back to you once purchased.
To recall, iPhone 8 sports a 4.8-inch LCD display. The glass body adds a premium look to the device. It is disappointing to see Apple following the same old design profile in 2017 too. Underneath the hood, it sports an A11 Bionic chipset coupled with 2 GB of RAM. The IP67 rating proclaims water (up to 1 meter) and dust resistance.
Hurry up! Today is the last day to pre-book iPhone 8 in India. You might not get another chance to avail all these offers.