Airtel has now joined hands with itel to launch two new budget 4G smartphones — itel A40 4G and itel A41 in India today. The new itel A40 4G and itel A41 are announced at an effective price tag of Rs 3,099 and Rs 3,199 respectively. Both the itel smartphones are launched as a part of Airtel’s ‘Mera Pehla Smartphone’ initiative. Under this initiative, Airtel is aiming to “build an ecosystem of partners to make 4G smartphones within the reach of everyone” — as claimed by the telecom operator.
The market price of itel A40 4G is Rs 4,599, while itel A41 is available at a price tag of Rs 4,699. However, Airtel users will get Rs 1500 cashback benefit on buying the 4G smartphones, thereby, significantly reducing the effective cost of device ownership.