Jan 4: Telecom behemoth Vodafone has entered into a strategic partnership with mobile phone maker Samsung, to make a select range of Samsung 4G smartphones more affordable and accessible with an attractive cashback offer. As per the new move, Vodafone customers, both existing and new, will be able to buy popular Samsung 4G smartphones such as Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J7 Nxt or Galaxy J7 Max and thereby get cash back of Rs 1500.
Going by a Vodafone statement, prepaid customers will have to recharge with Rs 198 per month for 24 months to avail the offer. This would bring to them unlimited voice calls and 1GB data per day. The customers can also go in for any other recharge aggregating to Rs 198 per month.
Meanwhile, the company has said that postpaid customers will have to opt into any one of the Vodafone Red plans. 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 wil be offered. The cash back will be credited to their Vodafone M-Pesa wallets.
According to Avneesh Khosla, Associate Director – Consumer Business, Vodafone India, the company is offering customers on Vodafone SuperNet 4G data with 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,” he added.