The LG G6 flagship smartphone has been launched in India, within days of Samsung Galaxy S8's arrival. Available exclusively on Amazon India for online sales, and can also be purchased from offline stores starting Tuesday, April 25. Those who had pre-ordered LG G6 will get cashback of up to Rs. 7,000 and a discount on LG Tone Active+ HBS-A100 wireless headset. There are launch offers for those who purchase the smartphone via Amazon India as well.
LG G6 launch offer on Amazon India is Rs. 10,000 cashback for HDFC and SBI credit card holders, applicable only on Tuesday, April 25. Separately, the company is offering 50 percent off on the LG Tone Active+ HBS-A100 wireless headset. The discount on the LG headset is valid till May 31. The company has also detailed a Reliance Jio offer, where LG G6 users will get additional 10GB on every recharge of Rs. 309, translating to an additional 100GB until March 2018.
LG G6 has already gone up for pre-orders in India. The company is offering cashbacks up to Rs. 7,000. To be specific, the Rs. 7,000 cashback being offered is only valid till May 1, and includes a Rs. 2,000 cashback for LG G6 pre-bookings, and a separate cashback of Rs. 5,000 that is valid till May 31. Both cashbacks are only for SBI and HDFC Bank card holders.
You can pre-book through the LG website and via offline retailers. LG is also giving away "EA special gifts" for 6 mobile games including Cookie Jam, Temple Run 2, and Spider-Man Unlimited among others, worth Rs. 14,100.
The LG G6 price in India is Rs. 51,990 (MOP). The Samsung Galaxy S8 in India starts at Rs. 57,900.
The LG G6 runs on the 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC, an year-old offering, compared with the Samsung Galaxy S8 and its 10nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC (or 10nm Samsung Exynos 8895 SoC).
I am glad that we get the DAC, but the pricing is ridiculous.