Airtel Online Store – Reinventing Availability of Smartphones

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At the Airtel Online Store users can get smartphones such as Samsung Galaxy S9, Apple iPhone X, Nokia 7 Plus, with flexible payment options that come along with EMI and bundled data plans

At a time when customers look for the best deals when it comes to purchasing their choice of handsets – Airtel, India’s leading telco is offering premium smartphones at its online store with bundled voice and data plans, and EMI options.

Today, when you are purchasing a premium smartphone, it calls for upfront spending of a good amount of money, and a lot of people find it difficult to overstretch their budget, while purchasing their favorite device.

This is the reason, there are a lot of customer who purchase a device on their credit cards or look for other suitable financing options. And even when you get a device, it is just a premium smartphone – there is not much that a user gets on the operator side.

Airtel is changing this philosophy by offering an easy and single stop solution to have EMI based approach when it comes to enhancing the availability of such premium devices. It is currently the only telecom operator in India that offers smartphones at easy EMIs, along with bundled voice and data plans.

Today a user can go to and select from a range of premium smartphones. Including some of the leading premium smartphones such as – Apple iPhone X, Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+, Galaxy Note 8, Nokia 8 Sirocco etc. There are other smartphones too, such as the Nokia 7 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 7 and iPhone 8-series to choose from.

EMI with Ease

Airtel is following a pretty seamless process to achieve this – once you are inside the store, you can simply select the phone you are interested in purchasing, and it will ask you for your phone number, and an OTP which it will be sending for confirmation. As the next step – you need to enter other details such as your name, Aadhaar number, PAN card number, email address etc.

Once all the details are entered, on the next screen you need to enter your bank account details, such as Bank name, account number and IFSC code, and then click on continue. The portal will then validate your details, check your CIBIL score, and if you are eligible for a loan, it will give you details about the tenure, monthly EMI and more – all this is done pretty smoothly. And then you just need to make a down payment to buy the smartphone of your choice.

Bundled Data Plans

This is a big additional benefit of going with Airtel – you can easily get bundled plans and offers which are just right for you. For instance – if you buy a smartphone from Airtel’s Online Store, you get unlimited local and national calling, free roaming, one-year complimentary subscription to Amazon Prime and free high-speed 3G/4G data. Pretty amazing! and all this is included in the monthly EMI payment you make to Airtel. On top of that, you also get free water and liquid damage protection on your device.