Before the iPhone 7 pre-orders commence in Malaysia tomorrow, Celcom has revealed its phone bundling to those who have registered their interest. The iPhone 7 is offered from as low as RM1,688 on its FIRST postpaid plans from RM98/month.
Both the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are available with storage options of 32GB, 128GB and 256GB. You have two contract options from Celcom – First Gold (+2GB extra data) and First Platinum that cost RM98/month and RM150/month respectively. The FIRST Gold postpaid plan is priced at RM80/month with 10GB of data (5GB + 5GB weekend) but you are required to take up additional 2GB of data which cost RM18/month extra. Calls and instant messaging are unlimited but SMS is charged at 20sen each. Their highest plan option is their FIRST Platinum at RM150/month which gives you unlimited calls, unlimited SMS and 18GB of data (9GB + 9GB weekend).
On Celcom, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are priced as follows with a 24 month contract:
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM2,058 (32GB)
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM2,488 (128GB)
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM2,908 (256GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM1,688 (32GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM2,108 (128GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM2,538 (256GB)
iPhone 7 Plus
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM2,558 (32GB)
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM2,978 (128GB)
FIRST Gold + 2GB (24 months) – RM3,408 (256GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM2,188 (32GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM2,608 (128GB)
FIRST Platinum (24 months) – RM3,038 (256GB)
During sign up, Celcom would require an upfront payment of RM700 for FIRST Gold and RM1,100 for FIRST Platinum plan. This will be rebated back to your bill across 10 months.
To secure your device, Celcom will be accepting pre-orders on their Blue Cube online store which would require a full payment upon check out. Alternatively, you can also pre-order at a Blue Cube centre near you by placing a RM300 non-refundable deposit.
As a special promo, non-Celcom customers pre-orders online will stand a chance to be among the lucky 7 winners to take home the iPhone 7 (32GB) for only RM7. Meanwhile, for those who pre-order at their on-ground Blue Cube outlets will stand a chance to get the device for either RM7, RM77 or RM777.
To recap, the iPhone 7 is officially priced in Malaysia from RM3,199 while the bigger iPhone 7 Plus is going from RM3,799. Both models will be officially available next Friday on the 14th October.