Mobile network operator Idea Cellular partnered with Karbonn Mobiles on Tuesday to announce a cashback of up to Rs 2,000 on a selected range of Karbonn 4G smartphones and feature phones.
The offer, starting on February 1, will be available across major Karbonn partner stores.
The cashback offer entitles the users to avail a cashback of Rs 1,500 on the Karbonn A41 Power and A9 Indian, while a cashback of Rs 2,000 can be availed on Karbonn Yuva 2, and a cashback of Rs 1,000 on Karbonn K310n, K24+ and K9 Jumbo feature phones.
The cashback on Karbonn A41 Power and Karbonn A9 Indian will be given in the form of initial cashback of Rs 500 into the Idea Money wallet of the user by the end of 18 months and the remaining balance of Rs 1,000 will be credited after a period of 36 months.
Under the same offer, the users are entitled to Rs 2,000 cashback on Karbonn Yuva 2. An initial cashback of Rs 500 will be credited to Idea Money wallet after 18 months and the remaining Rs 1,500 cashback after 36 months.
To be eligible for this offer, the Idea prepaid customers will need to have a minimum recharge value of Rs 3,000 for the first 18 months and Rs 3,000 for the next 18 months.
With the Idea cashback offer, the Karbonn A41 Power will be available at a price of Rs 1,499, originally down from Rs 2,999, while the Karbonn A9 Indian will be available at a price of Rs 2,199, down from Rs 3,699, and the Karbonn Yuva 2 will come at a price of Rs 2,999, down from Rs 4,999.
Additional to this, users are also entitled to Rs 1,000 cashback on Karbonn K310n, Karbonn K24+, and Karbonn K9 Jumbo. The initial cashback of Rs 500 will be given in the first 18 months and Rs 500 will be credited in the next 18 months.
To get this offer, Idea prepaid users need to have a minimum recharge of Rs 2,700 in the first 18 months and the same amount in the next 18 months.
With this cashback offer, the Karbonn K310n will be available effectively for free, down from its original price of Rs 999, while the K24+ will come at an effective price of Rs 199, down from Rs 1,199, and the Karbonn K9 Jumbo will come at a price of Rs 399, down from Rs 1,399.
Sashi Shankar, Chief Marketing Officer, Idea Cellular, said, “We believe that good quality devices at affordable prices drive consumer experience. We expect this to catalyze 4G penetration in India. We are happy to partner with Karbonn to create a strong proposition for both Smartphones & Feature Phone Consumers. These exciting Cash Back Offers from Idea will be an ideal incentive for consumers to adopt 4G Technology at a faster pace.”
Pradeep Jain, Managing Director, Karbonn Mobiles, said on the association, “We, at Karbonn, are proud to announce our association with Idea Cellular to provide exciting offers and bundled services through our diverse product portfolio. This association has brought together the synergies of two brands to encourage and enable every Indian to experience smart telephony and get on the digital superhighway. Being a leading home-grown brand, this association will not only benefit the smartphone users but also our consumers who still use feature phones. With a vision to offer a one-stop solution for daily needs, we are mindful of the needs of our consumers and we are more than delighted to expand our network with such associations.”