Bharti Airtel, in partnership with Celkon announced a new smartphone Celkon Star 4G+ today. The easy-on-pocket smartphone, comes at an effective price of just Rs 1,249. This is the second device from Celkon under the partnership with Airtel. And 4G+ is more affordable than the previous smartphone from the ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative.
Looking at the data plans, bundled with Celkon Star 4G+ smartphone. Firstly, it comes with the Rs 169 tariff plan from Airtel. The plan (exclusive for smartphones under Mera Pehla Smartphone program) offers 500MB data per day, unlimited voice calls for 28 days. Moreover, Airtel also states that if a customer does not wish to opt for the Rs 169 plan, they have the complete flexibility of doing recharges of any denomination and avail validity as per requirements.
How to avail the Star 4G+ at just Rs 1,249?
For this, a customer needs to make a down payment of Rs 2749 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.
However, to claim the cash refund benefit, recharges worth Rs 3000 must be done within the first 18 months (to claim the first cash back of Rs 500). And another recharges worth Rs 3000 over the next 18 months (to claim the second cashback of Rs 1000).
Talking about the specifications of the Celkon Star 4G+. It sports a 4-inch WVGA display and will house a 1.3GHz quad-core processor. The chipset comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB built in storage, expandable via a microSD card to up to 32GB.
On the optics front, the phone offers a 3.2 megapixel rear camera and a 2 megapixel front camera. Additionally, it runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and comes with all the Airtel apps- My Airtel, Wynk , etc out-of-the-box. To power the device, a 1800mAh battery backs the entire package.
The Celkon Star 4G+ is available at all leading mobile stores. So get yours, today!