0% EMI Scheme Announced For Blackberry Z10, Curve 9220
Following in the footsteps of Apple and Samsung, BlackBerry has announced new 0% EMI schemes for its flagship BlackBerry Z10 smartphone and its baseline device, the BlackBerry Curve 9220.
It has tied up with credit card providers including Axis Bank, Citibank, HDFC bank,HSBC, ICICI Bank, Kotak, SBI Card and Standard Chartered.
“Customers can now buy the BlackBerry Z10 via their credit cards by paying an EMI of Rs 4,799 per month for nine months,” BlackBerry said in a statement.
Customers can purchase the Z10 by paying an EMI of Rs 4,799 per month for nine months. A similar scheme for BlackBerry Curve 9220 is available where customers can use their credit card to buy the device and pay an EMI of Rs 799 per month for 12 months.
Under the schemes, no down payment, no processing fee and 0% interest has been offered. The plan will be rolled out in 2500 BlackBerry outlets across the country by this weekend and will be available in additional 400 outlets by next week.
Also, Idea users living in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh can also subscribe to a 1-year unlimited data plan for roughly Rs 1,000 at the time of purchase.
BlackBerry Z10, was announced globally on January 30. The smartphone sports a 4.2-inch display with a resolution of 1280×768 pixels and is powered by a 1.5Ghz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor paired with 2GB of RAM.
The Z10 comes with 16GB of internal storage along with a micro-SD card slot for storage expansion and houses an 8 megapixel camera at the back along with a 2 megapixel camera at the front. The BlackBerry Z10 comes with all the standard connectivity options like 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and also 4G LTE support. The Z10 also packs-in a 1,800mAh battery.