The iPhone X will be avaliable on Airtel's Online Store on first-come-first-serve-basis
Bharti Airtel, India's largest telecom services provider, announced the availability of fresh stocks of iPhone X on its Online Store from 8 p.m onwards on Friday. The latest Apple smartphone, which has seen a massive customer interest across the world, was earlier offered by Airtel exclusively to its postpaid customers on November 3. The first batch of the iPhone X on Airtel's Online Store was sold out within minutes of going on sale on a first-come-first-served and full payment basis.
The company said that iPhone X on Airtel's Online Store is available as an unlocked device on Friday, till stocks last. Airtel will deliver the device free of charge to customers' doorstep. The iPhone X 64 GB model is priced at Rs 89,000 and the 256 GB model at Rs 1,02,000.
Airtel's Online Store accepts digital payments through all leading credit cards and debit cards, net banking, Airtel Payments Bank and other leading platforms.
Airtel prepaid and non-Airtel customers can upgrade to Airtel postpaid to be eligible for the purchase of iPhone X and can choose from a range of exciting plans.
Reliance Jio had also released a buyback offer for iPhone X but is currently not taking any bookings. Interested subscribers can however register on the official website - jio.com - to receive updates on fresh stocks.
The glass-and-stainless-steel device has been billed as "the biggest leap forward since the original iPhone," by Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook.
Across the world, lines formed outside Apple stores at its launch on November 3, as fans flocked to buy iPhone X signalling stronger demand for the 10th anniversary version of the premium smartphone than the last two iterations - iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.