OnePlus 6: OnePlus announces new cashback and exchange offers on its flagship phone

OnePlus has introduced new offers for the OnePlus 6 after it became the top selling premium smartphone in India.

tech Updated: Aug 01, 2018 15:07 IST
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OnePlus 6 starts at Rs 34,999 for the base model going up to Rs 44,999 for the top model.(HT Photo)

Following OnePlus’ success in India, the company has announced new offers on the OnePlus 6 which will be applicable starting today. ICICI credit card holders will get Rs 1,500 cashback on purchasing OnePlus 6 through EMI from all online and offline stores. There’s a 6-month no cost EMI option for all popular bank credit card holders as well.

OnePlus has announced an exchange offer for the OnePlus 6. This offer is valid from August 3 and on Amazon India. Users can get Rs 1,500 off on exchanging their old device to purchase the OnePlus 6.

OnePlus 6 emerged as the best selling premium smartphone in India during the second quarter this year. Sales of OnePlus led to the company capturing 40% of the premium segement (above Rs 30,000) in India, according to Counterpoint Research.

OnePlus was followed by Samsung with 34% share and Apple which dipped to its lowest at 14%. Another OnePlus smartphone which became the third best selling premium smartphone was the OnePlus 5T launched last November. Samsung’s flagship smartphone, Galaxy S9+ bagged the second position.

OnePlus 6 is available online exclusively via Amazon India and the company’s e-store. It is also sold through offline retail outlets. OnePlus 6 starts at Rs 34,999 for the base model with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage and Rs 39,999 for the 8GB RAM plus 128GB RAM variant.

There’s a Marvel Avengers OnePlus offering the biggest 256GB storage with 8GB of RAM. This model carries a price tag of Rs 44,999. OnePlus 6 comes in different colour options of midnight black, mirror black, red and silk white.

“Last year, for the first time, we hit the $1 billion revenue mark and this year, with the OnePlus 6, it managed to sell 1 million units in 22 days. India, as a market has emerged as a frontrunner in what has been an incredible journey, making for almost 1/3rd of the company’s revenue in 2017,” OnePlus CEO Pete Lau shared a message on the OnePlus forum highlighting the company’s achievements in India.

First Published: Aug 01, 2018 11:45 IST