Google’s premium smartphones Pixel and Pixel XL are reportedly getting a substantial cashback offer. According to a report from Gadget360, the cashback on the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL is available only through offline retailers across the country. The buyers can avail this offer by using their credit or debit cards. The cashback is also available when either purchased through cash or even EMI. The report says that the offer is only available till May 31.
The report referring to an anonymous ‘prominent’ retailer said that the offer has been introduced basically to move the unsold Google Pixel units, without announcing an official price-cut. The cashback will reach user’s account within 90 days of purchase. The report further quotes ‘offer documents’ listed the following banks eligible for Pixel and the Pixel XL cashback offer-American Express, Axis Bank, Citibank, HDFC Bank, HSBC, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, RBL, Standard Chartered Bank, State Bank of India, Yes Bank, and UBI.
The Google Pixel (Review) retails at a price of Rs. 57,000 for the 32GB model, while the 128GB model comes at a cost of Rs. 66,000. The bigger variant, Pixel XL (Review), on the other hand, costs Rs. 67,000 for the 32GB variant and the Rs. 76,000 for the 128GB model.
If the offline retailers are actually offering the instant Rs. 13,000 discount, the Google Pixel 32GB price will come down to Rs. 44,000 and Rs. 53,000 for the 128GB variant. Meanwhile, the bigger variant, Pixel XL 32GB version with the cashback offer will cost Rs. 54,000 and the 128GB will be available for Rs. 63,000.