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Sherri Watson | 12 January, 2018, 15:10

Though many iPhone owners have already taken advantage of the offer, if you own an iPhone 6 Plus, you'll have to wait a few extra months to get your own battery replacement. Also, as mentioned, the ICICI Bank offer will not apply to ICICI Bank EMI Card, Corporate Card, Business Card and ICICI Bank-American Express card.

If you include the Rs 5,000 cashback for ICICI Bank Credit card users, the price comes to Rs 51,999 during the sale.

Similar offers are available on iPhone X having 256 GB which is priced at Rs 1,02,000. Customers can avail Rs 8,000 Cashback on the Device through and up to Rs 18,000 on Exchange Offers of Flipkart Apple Sale 2018. Meanwhile, Apple Watch is offered at a starting price of Rs 16,900.

On Wednesday, iStore announced the pricing of replacement batteries for out-of-warranty iPhones SE, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 7 and 7 Plus, as part of Apple's official worldwide battery replacement programme.

There's also an exchange offer which can fetch you up to Rs 18,000 off on the exchange of an older device, depending on the phone you decide to exchange.

There has been a lot of coverage about Apple's decision to intentionally slow down iPhones with old batteries over the past week. The phone sells for Rs 64,000 on regular days.

On the other hand, the iPhone 7 Plus for the 32GB variant receives a discount of Rs 2,001 and is now available at Rs 56,999.

iPhone 6 having 32GB variant is being offered at a discount ranging from 8% to 13% and is available for purchase between Rs 25,000 to Rs 27,000. While iPhone 8 with 256 GB variant has 9% flat discount and is available at Rs 69,499 from it's market price of Rs 77,000.

Apple iPhone SE is at a price of Rs 18,999 on Flipkart under the sale. Lastly, the 256GB variant of the device receives a discount of 13 percent and is now available at Rs 73,000. The iPhone 8 64GB is available for Rs 54,999, down from Rs 64,000. If bought with the ICICI EMI cashback offer, it will effectively cost Rs 37,999.

Apple Watch Series 2 in 38mm size and space gray aluminum case is priced at Rs 22,900 on the website. The Apple Watch Series 3 does not have a discount on the price, but all three are eligible for a cashback offer from ICICI Bank. Apple iPhone 6s is also listed at a price of Rs 34,999 but this too is listed as "Coming soon". Additionally, customers can get up to Rs 18,000 off on exchange.

The MacBook Air Core i5 5 Gen comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of SSD storage and is now priced at Rs 54,490, which is just Rs 500 down from its usual selling rate.