Vodafone ties up with Samsung to offer Galaxy 4G smartphones with Rs 1,500 cashback
Bundled handsets begin the new year with a bang as Vodafone ties up with Samsung to offer cashback deals on 4G smartphones.
- Total cashback offered on the phones will be Rs 1,500
- Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J7 Nxt or Galaxy J7 Max are available in the offer
- Only after recharging with specified amounts will the cashback be credited to customers
India’s second largest telecom operator, Vodafone, on Thursday announced that it has tied up with Samsung to make a select range of Samsung 4G smartphones ‘more affordable’.
“Vodafone customers, both existing and new, can purchase any of the popular Samsung 4G smartphones - Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J7 Nxt or Galaxy J7 Max to enjoy the cash back offer of Rs 1500,” the company said.
By offering a periodic cashback offers from a minimum of Rs 600 to a maximum of Rs 900, the company claimed to make these phones more affordable.
In order to avail this offer, prepaid customers will have to recharge with Rs 198 per month for 24 months.
This recharge would entitle them with unlimited voice calls and 1GB data/day. Vodafone has also given the option to do any other recharge cumulating to Rs 198 per month.
Postpaid customers need to opt into any one of Vodafone’s attractive Red Plans.
Only after recharging with specified amounts will the cashback be credited to customers.
“At the end of the first 12 months, users will receive a cash back of Rs 600 and after another 12 months, a cash back of Rs 900 respectively, thus availing a total cashback of Rs 1500. The cash back will be credited to their Vodafone M-Pesa wallets,” Vodafone said.
Vodafone added that the offer will be launched across different locations, later this month.
“We are incentivizing our customers to enjoy the Vodafone SuperNet 4G data strong network on some of Samsung’s most popular 4G Smartphones. With this partnering, we now offer cashback over the widest spectrum of 4G smartphones across various price points. This is in line with our strategy to democartise data and make 4G more accessible. Our offer with Samsung will encourage customers to buy/upgrade their smartphones for a richer voice and data experience,” Avneesh Khosla, Associate Director – Consumer Business, Vodafone India said.
Ranjivjit Singh, Chief Marketing Officer, Samsung India, said “We are happy to partner with Vodafone as it gives us another opportunity to enhance consumer experience, combining our popular Galaxy J series smartphones with their services at affordable prices. Today, every third smartphone sold in India is a Galaxy J series device. These smartphones come with several consumer centric innovations developed under the Samsung ‘Make for India’ initiative.”