Here’s an offer by which you can get the all-new iPhone 8 at an ‘effective price’ of just Rs 18,778. Wondering how? Apple iPhone 8 (32GB) sports an MRP of Rs 64,000. Buyers will get a cashback of Rs 10,000 on buying the smartphone with a Citibank debit or credit card, which brings its price to Rs 54,000.
Further, Reliance Jio is offering a Jio Buyback of 70% for both iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, this means an ‘effective saving’ of another Rs 44,800. However, to avail this Jio Buyback offer, users need to go for the company’s Rs 799 per month plan. This means monthly cost of Rs 9,588. After the subtraction and addition of all these offers, the net value of Apple iPhone 8 comes at Rs 18,788.
Also, please note that to avail this offer, users will have to buy iPhone 8 either from Reliance Jio outlets or from Amazon India website. They then need to register their phone on MyJio app to get the cashback.
Apple’s all-new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are going on sale tomorrow (September 29). The latest-generation Apple iPhones launched in the US and over twenty other countries last week (September 22). In India, the phones are arriving in the second phase.
Apple unveiled the two devices, along with the tenth anniversary edition of iPhone termed iPhone X, at an event on September 12. The event was hosted at the Steve Job’s Theatre in the company’s new Spaceship campus in California called Apple Park.
Both the new iPhones, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus — run on Apple’s latest 10nm A11 Bionic chipset with a 6-core processor. The processor is claimed to be 25% faster than the company’s A10 chipset that powers iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The phones also introduce wireless-charging feature to the iPhones. While Apple iPhone 8 comes with a 4.7-inch Retina HD, the bigger variant iPhone 8 Plus has a 5.5-inch Retina HD display.
Both smartphones come in two storage variants — 64GB and 256GB. With these phones, Apple has increased the base storage to 64GB from 32GB that is the base storage of its 2016 models (iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus).
Apple iPhone 8 has a single 12MP rear camera while the iPhone 8 Plus sports dual 12MP rear cameras. The new cameras are claimed to have been calibrated for augmented reality and boasts of accurate motion tracking tech.
As for the video recording, the duo supports full-HD recording at 240 frames per second. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus can also shoot 4K videos at 60 frames per second.
While iPhone 8 price starts at Rs 64,000, iPhone 8 Plus’ 64GB variant is priced at Rs 73,000.