Dubai: "Zero-upfront" plans offered by telecom carrier Du is giving an added boost to the uptake of Apple's latest smartphone in the UAE.
Du has announced it will offer the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus and the Apple Watch Series 2 in the UAE from Saturday, September 17, onwards, on "zero-upfront" post-paid plans.
The UAE carrier announced it will offer the most advanced iPhones, featuring an all-new advanced camera system, dust and water resistant design, stereo speaker system and the A10 Fusion chip — also the most powerful chip on any smartphone — while delivering the best battery life ever in an iPhone.
Du also announced that it will offer Apple Watch Series 2, the next generation of the world's most popular smartwatch.
Apple Watch Series 2 is packed with new fitness and health capabilities including a water resistance at 50 meters and built-in GPS.
Apple Watch Series 2 also features the brightest display Apple's ever shipped and a powerful dual-core processor, in addition to the performance enhancements of watchOS 3.
Zero upfront plans
Du offers iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus with its “zero-upfront plans” featuring attractive minutes and data options for every kind of customer.
Du is the only telecom service provider in the UAE offering Apple Watch Series 2, and du customers opting for 24-month contracts can purchase Apple Watch at special rates, while business customers can choose from convenient monthly installments.