These included cashbacks, and exchange discounts of up to Rs. 23,000 by Flipkart and Amazon India. Customer will have to subscribe for Jio-iPhone plan worth Rs9,588 which will provide 3GB of 4G data every day for a year. It however is expected to be applicable on the invoice value of the phone without taxes. The legitimacy of the arrangement is 28 days for prepaid clients, and one charging cycle for postpaid clients. While new iPhone models typically take multiple weeks to ship after they are made available for pre-order, waiting times for the iPhone 8 are significantly shorter, with most models now shipping in just a few days. And if you buy the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus from Reliance stores you can also avail a 70 percent BuyBack offer. Reliance Digital is offering a buyback offer under which you are eligible for “70% of the original purchase price as buyback amount on return of the device after a year”.
Apple iPhone 8 starts at Rs 64,000 for 64GB variant, and the 256GB option costs Rs 77,000. But here is an offer through which you can buy iPhone 8 at an “effective price” of just Rs 18,778. Both the new iPhone models also support Qi wireless inductive charging, allowing people charge the iPhone without having to plug in a cable again, Phil Schiller, Apple’s Vice President of Worldwide Marketing said.
The best of all, the after sales would be done by Apple which is regarded as the best in India.
As 9to5Mac reports, so far two cases of the iPhone 8 Plus case splitting have been logged. The iPhone 8 is scheduled to be launched on September 29 at 6 pm IST.
Akash Ambani who is a director at Reliance Jio and Retail, unveiled the new Iphone 8 and Iphone 8 Plus this afternoon at the headquarters of Reliance Jio in Navi Mumbai. The new iPhone will be available at Apple authorised resellers including Imagine stores. The iPhone 8 features 12MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, while iPhone 8 Plus gets dual 12MP rear cameras, one with f/1.8 wide-angle lens and another f/2.8 telephoto lens.
The paper does say that the probability of a random person in the world being able to unlock your phone with their face is 1 in 1,000,000, which makes Face ID significantly more secure than Touch ID (1 in 50,000). “You’re the product. But at Apple, we believe a great customer experience shouldn’t come at the expense of your privacy”.
Apple itself seems content with the demand for the iPhone 8, with Tim Cook saying in a TV interview: “We’ve sold out of iPhone 8 and 8 Plus in some stores, but we’ve got good supply there”.