To be eligible for the offer, Airtel users have to opt for any Airtel Infinity postpaid plan.
Bharti Airtel today announced it will also sale the latest iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphones of Apple. Customers can order iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus now and both will be available in retail shops and online at http://www.airtel.in.
Most importantly, Airtel announced that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users can enjoy 10 GB free 4G/3G data per month for one year with any Airtel Infinity postpaid plan. The free data benefit will be over and above the plan benefits. Over the duration of one year, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users on Airtel Infinity plans will get additional 120 GB 4G/3G data.
Airtel Infinity postpaid plans offer unlimited voice calling – local, STD, and on national roaming – along with bundled 4G/3G data, SMS and free subscription to Wynk Music and Wynk Movies. For details visit http://www.airtel.in/myplan-infinity.
"We are delighted to roll out this exciting data offer for our users to allow them to get the most out of the amazing iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus,” said Ajai Puri, Director Operations (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel. "Customers can now enjoy the latest iPhone on India's leading mobile broadband network with bundles of data and unlimited voice calling with our Infinity plans.”
The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are powered by iOS 10 and they will be available in India starting today. To know more, click here.
Similar to its other circles, Airtel has deployed its FD LTE technology in the 1800 Mhz band to roll out 4G services across Madhya Pradesh.
As per the offer, on a recharge of Rs 259, one will immediately get 1GB 4G/3G data and the remaining 9GB data can be availed through MyAirtel app.
Further, as a part of this initiative, Nokia will also expand the operator's 3G network in eight of the territories as part of this rollout and modernization of legacy 2G BTS.
The telecos, which are fighting a bitter war to retain customers, are now offering lucrative deals on iPhone 7 and 7 Plus to gain high end customers.
Airtel 4G services now available across 17 circles in India.
The packs are applicable to both postpaid and prepaid customers.
With Jio offering free data for all users till December 15, Airtel and other operators are devising new strategy to lure customers.
Over 50,000 subscribers per day activating their Airtel mobile SIMs in a matter of few minutes.
The teleco also claimed that there are no call drops in Jio to Jio calls.
Meanwhile, Jio and BSNL have signed a roaming pact allowing their subscribers to use each other's network while roaming.