Etisalat to offer iPhone 7 upgrade
Telecoms operator to introduce ‘iPhone for Life’ upgrade programme in the UAE
Etisalat has announced it will offer iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the most advanced handset featuring an all-new advanced camera system, dust and water resistant design, stereo speaker system and A10 Fusion chip. from 17th September 2016.
Khaled Elkhouly, chief consumer officer at Etisalat said: “We are just as excited about the launch of the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus devices as our customers in the UAE. Etisalat customers will be able to enjoy the experience of the iPhone 7 at the same time as Apple’s global markets. We are also proud to be the first to announce the ‘iPhone for Life’ programme in the country giving our subscribers the privilege to upgrade to the latest iPhone for free every year.
“With a variety of post-paid offers, Etisalat makes it highly affordable for all customer segments to get their hands on this highly desired smartphone,” Elkhouly said.
As part of the programme, customers buying a new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus on an 18 or 24 month contract can enjoy a free upgrade every year. Moving ahead, when a new iPhone is launched members can exchange their current iPhone with the latest device.
Etisalat said starting on October 10, iPhone 6s & 6s Plus customers on an 18 or 24 month contract can freely subscribe to this programme as well. They will be eligible to a free of charge upgrade to iPhone 7 after the completion of 12 months of their contract duration.
iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are available across Etisalat stores in the UAE in all capacities and colours mainly Jet Black, Black, Rose Gold, Gold and Silver.