Flipkart is offering extra 5% instant discount on Axis Bank’s Buzz Credit Cards to buyers of both Apple iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. The offer is valid till September 30th (23.59 pm) as per the terms and conditions given on the website. There’s also an EMI offer starting at Rs 2,188 for 64GB model and Rs 2,632 for the 256GB model.
The EMI offer is available for Apple iPhone 8 Plus model as well. For iPhone 9 Plus 64GB model, it starts at Rs 2,495 and Rs 2,940 for the 256GB variant.
Amazon has so far not given any pricing or offer details about the two smartphones. It only has ‘Notify me’ button.
Last year, both Amazon and Flipkart had a slew of offers for the buyers of both iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus in India. Flipkart, which was the official Apple partner for the launch of two smartphones, offered a discount of up to Rs 24,500 on exchange of old iPhones. The exchange discount on iPhones ranged from Rs 3300 (on iPhone 4) to Rs 24,500 (on iPhone 6S).
Flipkart also offered Rs 10,000 cashback to Citi Bank Credit Card holders. Amazon gave buyers cashback of up to Rs 11,000 on iPhone 7 purchase done using HDFC Bank cards. Both Flipkart and Amazon’s discounts were limited-period offers.
So going by last year, all those eyeing to buy the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus can expect some more discounts/offers this year too.
The two iPhones go on pre-order on coming Friday September 22 and will hit the retail stores on September 29. The Cupertino giant has advanced the launch time of the two smartphones at 6PM on September 29.
The two new iPhones are going on sale in India a week after their launch in the US and some other regions.
Based on Flipkart listing, the iPhone 8 will be available in Space Grey, Gold and Silver colours for 64GB and 256GB variants. While the 64GB variant of the smartphone is available at Rs 64,000, the 256GB model will be available at Rs 77,000.