Airtel Karbonn A40 Phone Launched at Rs 1399 Effectively (Available on Amazon)

Airtel Karbonn A40 Booking: To take on Reliance Jio, now telecom company is trying to provide 4G data at the lowest price. Airtel also introduces 399 plan with a validity 84 days to counter Jio’s 399 plan that gives the same data benefits as Jio. But somehow Airtel is failed to satisfy their customer as they are not providing unlimited voice calls, free SMS etc. Also, Airtel plans are valid for selected customers only. So to keep customers on their network, Airtel launched VoLTE service in September 2017 that helps peoples to enjoy unlimited calls over the 4G network. Now the company is targeting Jio Phone, So they have launched Airtel Karbonn A40 Phone. Below I have discussed how you can buy the phone.

Airtel 1399 Phone

Now India’s largest telecom operator “Airtel” is now in talks with multiple handset makers to bring a 4G handset which will cost Rs 1399. So in this article, I am discussing how you can book Airtel 1399 Phone. Also, know its specifications and bundle offer that may come with the phone.

About Airtel 4G Phone

Finally, Airtel Announces its 4G Smartphone effectively at Rs 1399. The Phone is made by Karbonn called Karbonn A40 4G Indian Smartphone. Airtel also introduces Rs 169 plan where you can get unlimited calling and daily 500MB data for 28 days. The buying price of the phone is Rs 2899, but you can claim a refund of Rs 1500 after 36 months that makes the phone cost Rs 1399 effectively.

Airtel 1399 Phone

How to Get Refund?

Airtel 1399 Phone

To claim a refund you have to recharge your number with 169 plan per month for 36 months. You will get cash refund in two ways

  1. Rs 500 after 18 months and another Rs 1000 after 36 months.
  2. You can also recharge with higher value Plan but recharge value must be worth Rs 3,000 within the first 18 months (to claim the first refund of Rs 500) and another Rs 3,000 over the next 18 months (to claim a refund of Rs 1000).

Airtel Karbonn A40 Booking Details

Phone Karbonn A40 Indian
Effective Price Rs 1399
Brand Karbonn
Supports VoLTE
Launch Date Announced
Booking Link Amazon 

Karbonn A40 4G Phone Specifications

There is no official information regarding the Airtel Phone. But some specifications have been surfaced online. The phone will have a 4-inch display and a long-lasting battery. It has a 1GB of RAM. The device will come with the dual camera. It supports 2 SIM card. The best thing is it supports 4G VoLTE. More information will be added here after the official announcement or if we found from another source.

Update: Specifications Announced, See Below

  • The Karbonn A 40 Indian 4G is powered by 1.3GHz quad-core processor and it comes with 1GB of RAM. The phone packs 8GB of internal storage expandable upto 32GB.
  • The phone packs 8GB of internal storage expandable upto 32GB.
  • As far as the cameras are concerned, the device packs a 2-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a VGA front shooter for selfies.
  • The phone runs Android 7.0 Noughat the latest version of Android and is powered by a 1400mAh non-removable battery. It has dual SIM slot. Connectivity options
  • It has dual SIM slot.
  • Connectivity options include 2G, 3G and 4G (with support for Airtel VoLTE).
  • Sensors on the phone include Gravity Sensor.

Other Smartphones with Airtel Cashback Offer

Airtel 1399 Mobile Booking/ Registration

Considering the price and its specifications, there will be a huge rush to buy the mobile. So you need to pre-book the phone online. After that, you will be able to purchase the device. We have added steps for Airtel Phone Booking.

Offline: You have to visit your nearest Karbonn retail store to buy the phone.

Online: The phone is available on Amazon India with Special Offer. See Below Steps.

  • Go to Amazon India page from here
  • You will see Karbonn A40 Indian at Rs 2899 with colour options: Champagne, Black, Coffee, Red
  • Choose your favourite colour and click on it
  • You will see special offer banner like below image

special offer airtel

  • If the special offer banner is not available, then Don’t Buy.
  • Make sure you purchased through the seller Appario Retail Pvt Ltd otherwise, you will not be eligible for the special offer.
  • Now click on Buy Now button
  • Login/Sign up your account
  • Pay the amount using available payment method.
  • You will receive a confirmation SMS.
  • Now just wait for few days.
  • You will get the phone at your doorstep.

Important:You have to make a down payment of Rs 2899 for the Airtel Karbon 4G smartphone. After that you have to make 36 continuous monthly recharges of Rs 169 in order to eligible for cash refund (Rs 500 after 18 Months & 1000 after 36 Months) that makes the phone price effectively 1399.

Buy Airtel Karbonn A40 4G Mobile

All smartphones under the ‘Mera Pehla 4G Smartphone’ initiative will be available at leading mobile stores across the country.

  • Visit your nearest mobile store
  • Limited stocks available so hurry up
  • Buy the phone by paying Rs 2899
  • Provide necessary documents
  • Now you need to recharge with Rs 169/Month to be eligible for the refund.

Free VoLTE Calls

Airtel is launching their VoLTE service in September 2017. VoLTE calls use the 4G  network, and hence consumers can enjoy effectively free calls with the phone. Initially, the VoLTE service will launch in Mumbai. Gradually the service will be rolled out to other cities.


My Airtel App

Whether it’s prepaid, postpaid, broadband or digital TV you can manage all Airtel accounts from My Airtel app. So to avail bundle offer on the Airtel Phone, buyers need to install My Airtel app. After that, you have to choose your favourite plan.

Airtel Mobile Booking

4G Plans to Counter Jio

399: Under this plan, you will get 1GB of 4G data per day for 70 days with unlimited local & STD calls. Valid for selected customers only.

349: The plan offers 2.5GB daily for 28 days with unlimited voice calls.

199: Enjoy unlimited voice calls and 1.4GB of 4G data per day for 28 days.

Jio Phone vs Airtel Phone

Airtel Mobile Booking

Jio Phone is a feature phone with 2.4-inch screen size whereas Airtel Phone is a Smartphone with a 4-inch display.The  Jio Phone has no hotspot and touchscreen. It supports only single SIM. As Airtel 4G Mobile is a Smartphone, you will get everything like hotspot, wifi, WhatsApp, touch screen etc. The phone supports dual sim, and it has a dual camera feature. The best feature of the JioPhone is Jio Media Cable that helps people to connect the phone to TV. The effective price of the Jio Phone is Zero(0) whereas Airtel 4G Phone costs Rs 1399 effectively.

So guys, if you have any query regarding Airtel Phone Booking @ then feel free to comment below.


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