Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro launch saw the entry of Xiaomi's latest offerings in India, with a starting price of Rs. 9,999. The Redmi Note 4 successors will soon be available for purchase on Flipkart. Meanwhile, buyers of the new Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro can get an instant Rs. 2,200 as cashback, courtesy a partnership between Xiaomi and Reliance Jio. Under the "Jio #GiveMe5 Offer", the smartphone buyers will get the cashback as vouchers that can be used to purchase Jio recharges. Users will also be able to avail up to 4.5TB 4G data on Jio, thanks to a double data offer.
Under the Rs. 2,200 cashback offer for Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro buyers, Reliance Jio will provide 44 cashback vouchers worth Rs. 50 each. To avail the scheme, buyers will have to get their first recharge with Rs. 198 or Rs. 299 plans. Further, the cashback vouchers can be redeemed on subsequent recharges of the either of the two plans. This offer will be available on the MyJio app.
Additionally, Reliance Jio is also offering double data benefits for Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro buyers. Jio subscribers can get double the data as a part of the offer on recharging with plans priced at Rs. 198 or above. Notably, the offer can be availed only on the first three recharges. The maximum data that can be received, as part of the offer, is 4.5TB. Three 750GB recharges with the Rs. 9,999 plan can get you that amount of data.
For interested buyers, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 price in India starts at Rs. 9,999 for the 3GB RAM, 32GB storage variant, and goes up to Rs. 11,999 for the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro price in India starts at Rs. 13,999 for the 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant, and goes up to Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB RAM, 64GB storage variant.
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