Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone launched, Buy at effective price of Rs 1399, See full details

Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone, Airtel 1399 smartphone: India’s one of the leading telecom network provider Airtel has planned to launched its own 4G smartphone in india. After Jio break through all the telecom companies are all set to give their best in order to stay in the competition and as a result of which, Airtel has recently planned to set up its own 4G smartphone in the market with lots of exciting features and plans to battle with Jio. According to news Airtel will launch 1399 smartphone in partnership with Karbonn by Diwali this year along with free voice and data benefits. Below you will get various details about Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone

Airtel Karbonn 4G Smartphone, Airtel 1399 smartphone

Karbonn has partnered with Airtel to bring a very cheap & affordable smartphone in the upcoming festive season. Airtel in order to counter jio phone brings Karbonn A40 smartphone at an effective price of 1399 Rs only. They terms it as “first 4G smartphone” at a price of 1399 as this is the cheapest 4G smartphone to get at current time in india. Besdies Karbonn, Airtel is also planning to launch more smartphones with multiple mobile manufacturers.

What is Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone offer?

Airtel in association with Karbonn mobiles offering an amazing cashback of Rs 1500. The actual market price for Karbonn A40 smartphone is 2899. But airtel is offering a 1500 Rs cashback by making it 1399 effectively. This offer also includes bundled data and unlimited calling benefits from Airtel.

How the offer works?

Now you may be thinking that how this offer works? I will explain it here. Firstly after buying the smartphone at 2899 you have to recharge for worth 3000 for 18 months to get 500 cashback. After that you have to make another 3000 recharge to get remaining 1000 cashback thus total of 1500 cashback. The cashback will be credited to your airtel payments  bank account.

What are the Plans comes with Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone?

To avail 1500 cashback Customers needs recharge with 169 plan per month for 36 months. The 169 plan comes with unlimited calling benefit and 0.5GB 4G/3G/2G data daily. For Karbonn A40 handsets the validity of the the plan will be 28 days and for other handsets the validity is 14 days.

Karbonn A40 Smartphone Specifications

Karbonn A40 comes with 1.3Ghz Quad core processor along with 1GB ram and 8GB of internal memory. You can expand it to 32GB. It comes with Android 7.0 OS. It has 4G volte with dual sim supports. The mobile sports a 2mp rear camera and 0.3mp front camera. Battery back up of this phone is 1400 mAh. The display is 4 inch QVGA quality.

How to avail Airtel Karbonn 4G smartphone cashback offer?

  • First of all Buy Karbonn A40 smartphone from any store
  • Insert your airtel sim. The first Airtel Mobile SIM card inserted in the Device is deemed associated with the offer. Note the following:-

For Rs. 500 cashback at the end of 18 months:
->You must recharge the Airtel Mobile number, which was first inserted in the phone, at least once every month for 18 months
->You should make a cumulative recharge of minimum Rs. 3000 on this specific Airtel Mobile number
For Rs. 1000 cashback at the end of 36 months:
->You must recharge the Airtel Mobile number, which was first inserted in the phone, at least once every month for the next 18 months
->You should make a minimum cumulative recharge of Rs. 3000 between the 19th month and the 36th month – on this specific Airtel Mobile number

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Comparison of airtel 1399 smartphone and Jio 1500 mobile

While Jio is offering their Jio phone at a refundable deposit of 1500 which you can claim after 36 months if you return the handset to Jio. But in case of Airtel karbonn 4G smartphone you can get 1500 cashback without returning the device. Also in case of jio phone you have to recharge 1500 per year for 3 years else you wont get the cashback. Like airtel 169 plan Jio is also has 153 plan with 500mb data per day & unlimited calling. Now lets compare the specs of Jio phone and Karbonn A40 mobile

Karbonn A40Jio Phone
1.3 Ghz quad core processor with android 7.01.2 Ghz dual core processor
1GB ram512mb ram
8GB rom4GB rom
4 inch WVGA display2.4 inch QVGA display
1400 mAh battery200mAh battery, removable

Also read Idea plans to launch 4G phone with Vodafone at Rs 2500


Airtel’s Bundled plans with such a 4G smartphone would make a lot of difference as they will act as incentives for a consumer in a market with their low price. Airtel would be able to generate additional sales without having to manage the end-to-end supply chain of making and selling smartphones with these upcoming plans. The partnership would also work for smartphone brands that will benefit from Airtel’s large distribution and retail chain spread across the country, say analysts.