OnePlus has partnered with OlaCabs and Amazon India that lets you buy the OnePlus X smarrphone, on-demand, straight from the Ola app without an invite, and get it delivered at the doorsteps within 15 minutes of placing the order. This is available through Ola mobile app only on December 8, 2015 between 10:00 AM and 7:00 PM, across seven cities in India viz. Delhi/NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Ahmedabad.
Steps to order OnePlus X using Ola app:
- Fire up the Ola app on your existing smartphone
- Look up the “ONEPLUSX” category icon and click on “Ride Now“
- Confirm your selection in the next screen and hit “Ok“
- The booking will be confirmed and the driver details will be displayed on the final screen
Customers will get a choice of paying for their OnePlus X handsets through cash (Cash On Delivery) or credit/debit cards, said the company. OnePlus had already partnered with Ola back in August to offer an on-demand doorstep experience of the OnePlus 2 in six cities across India.
Commenting on the new initiative, Karan Sarin, Head of Marketing – India, OnePlus said:
The enthusiasm from our fans and consumers at large around the country to get our newest smartphone, the OnePlus X, has been unprecedented. People love our products and we are enhancing the experience by making it even more convenient for our fans to get their hands on the OnePlus phone now. In an industry-first partnership with Ola and Amazon.in, we are taking a step towards engaging with consumers wherein they can purchase the OnePlus X phone in three easy steps – Book. Purchase. Delivered. All from the comfort of their Ola app.
Sudarshan Gangrade, Vice-President – Marketing at Ola said:
We continue to deliver unique experiences to delight our consumers by giving users a chance to buy a smartphone on-demand, straight from the Ola app and get it delivered at their doorstep within minutes. This is a testament to the on-demand nature of the mobility solutions, that the Ola platform offers and takes user engagement to an all-new level! We are thrilled to announce this partnership and take great pride in bringing this exclusive access to all Ola users.