Reiterating its commitment to provide convenience, coverage and value to its customers, Etisalat today announced the launch of iPhone 3G, 8GB and 16 GB devices for its Wasel customers in the UAE. Starting Wednesday, 1st April, iPhone 3G device will be available for all Wasel customers, who will be able to buy the device off-the-shelf, [...]
Reiterating its commitment to provide convenience, coverage and value to its customers, Etisalat today announced the launch of iPhone 3G, 8GB and 16 GB devices for its Wasel customers in the UAE. Starting Wednesday, 1st April, iPhone 3G device will be available for all Wasel customers, who will be able to buy the device off-the-shelf, and benefit from a spectacular offer providing a return benefit of more than AED 2000.
The iPhone 3G 8GB device will be available in black color for AED 3,121, while the 16GB device will be available in both white and black colors for AED 3,570. Etisalat is also offering free 250 MB monthly data package for six months and one free Wasel SIM Card with every device, providing lucrative return benefit of over AED 2000, effectively bringing down the device cost to a little over AED 1000.
Customers can choose to activate their subscription on their current SIM or on the new SIM, being offered free by Etisalat. Customers keen on upgrading the free data package of 250 MB can subscribe to any of the current Etisalat data packages, and the free bandwidth (250 MB /per month) will be added to their selected package automatically.
Commenting on the announcement, Essa Al Haddad, Chief Marketing Officer, Etisalat, said,” Etisalat is delighted to launch the world acclaimed iPhone 3G device for its prepaid customers in the UAE. With Etisalat’s widespread 3G network, a remarkable device experience and an unprecedented bundle package, providing return benefits of AED 2000, the service fulfils our commitment of providing convenience, coverage and value to our customers.”
“Etisalat with its powerful 3.5G mobile broadband network offers download speeds of up to 7.2 Mbps and upload speed of 1.92 Mbps, providing an unparalleled device experience to its customers,” added Al Haddad.
iPhone 3G combines all the revolutionary features of iPhone plus 3G networking that is twice as fast*, built-in GPS for expanded location-based mobile services, and iPhone 2.2.1 software which includes support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and runs thousands of third party applications available through the Apple App Store.
iPhone 3G 8GB and 16GB is available now for both the prepaid and postpaid customers across all Etisalat business centres and outlets.