13 Etisalat Centres across the UAE to open for iPhone 5 sale.
Etisalat is holding a midnight launch event on the 12th of December to celebrate the arrival of iPhone 5 in the UAE with thirteen of it’s locations staying open past midnight to get the iPhone 5 into fan’s hands. In the Abu Dhabi region, the Main Business Centre and the Al Ain Business Centre, as well as the Deira and Al Wasel Business Centres in Dubai will open for the midnight sale. In the Northern Emirates, the Musharif Business Centre in Ajman, and the Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah Business Centres will open for this event. The iPhone 5 will also be available for purchase at Terminals 1, 2 and 3 at the Dubai Airport, the Al Samha petrol station in Abu Dhabi, the Al Manakh and Al Nouf Business Centres in Sharjah and the Sharjah Airport, all of which are operational 24 hrs.
As disclosed earlier, the upfront price for iPhone 5 is AED 2749 for 16GB, AED 3149 for 32GB and AED 3549 for 64GB devices. However, Pre-paid plans offer customers 1GB data allowance for free the first 3 months. From the fourth month onward, the 1GB data will be available for as low as AED99. Etisalat’s iPhone 5 bundled post-paid plan also provides customers great value with three attractive options that includes a contract-free package with 8GB data allowance; 800 local minutes or 200 international minutes of voice calls; and 200 SMS for a monthly rental of AED225. The package offers customers double the data for half the rental as compared to post-paid packages on a 12-month contract basis.
Post-paid packages and data plans on contract basis offer customers FREE or discounted iPhone 5 devices along with applicable data allowance, local or international talk-time and national SMS. However, these plans have yet to be disclosed by Etisalat. For more information on packages and rentals for business plans, customers can visit www.etisalat.ae/iphone.