Bharti Airtel and HMD Global today announced a partnership to offer affordable 4G smartphone options to customers as part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative.
Nokia 3 and Nokia 2, 4G smartphones are now available with an attractive cashback offer of Rs. 2,000 from Airtel. Both 4G smartphones will come bundled with a special Airtel recharge pack of Rs. 169 offering 1GB 4G data per day and unlimited calling – Local and STD.
The Nokia 3, offered at an effective price of Rs. 7,499, is a great all-round device with sleek design, good performance, camera and display and is particularly targeted at the Indian youth whereas, the Nokia 2, will be available at an effective price of Rs. 4,999, offering a 5” full touch screen and a strong 4,100 mAh battery that lasts two days, offering a brilliant performance with great online experience.
Ajai Puri, Chief Operating Officer (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel said, “We are delighted to partner with Nokia to bring exciting and affordable options to customers planning to upgrade to a 4G smartphone. Nokia devices have a solid brand resonance amongst customers and we believe that the partnership offers a great proposition to customers looking for quality devices at great prices.”
Ajey Mehta, Vice President & Country Head – India, HMD Global said, “We are delighted to partner with Airtel for their “Mera Pehla Smartphone” initiative offering our powerful devices Nokia 3 and Nokia 2. We at HMD are focused at offering great value to our consumers with such partnerships.”
The cashback benefit of Rs. 2,000 will be given to customers in two installments over 36 months. A customer need to make Airtel prepaid recharges worth Rs. 3,500 within the 18 months to be eligible for the first cashback installment of Rs. 500. Similarly, another set of recharges worth Rs. 3,500 over the next 18 months will make the customer eligible for the second installment of Rs. 1,500.