Celkon has partnered with Airtel, India’s largest telecommunications services provider, to offer smartphones at feature phone prices as a part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative. Celkon Smart 4G and Star 4G series handsets would be available to the users as per the initiative. Apart from offering several exclusive features, the devices would come preloaded with MyAirtel App, Wynk Music and Airtel TV to add to the online experience of customers. It also comes bundled with a monthly pack of Rs 169 from Airtel, which offers generous data and calling benefits.
To avail of this offer, a customer needs to make a specific down payment for the 4G smartphone and make 36 continuous monthly recharges of Rs 169. The customer will get a cash refund of Rs 500 after 18 months and another Rs 1000 after 36 months, taking the total cash benefit to Rs 1500.
Through the partnership, Celkon hopes to contribute to the Digital India drive and thus empower people with more access to technology. Celkon endeavors to offer its smartphones at a great price point when compared to prevailing feature phones, enabling users to enjoy 4G data and functionality, thereby helping realize the Make in India vision.