New Delhi, August 19: If iPhone X of Galaxy S9 is expensive for you and you can't afford it then this news for you. Online rental marketplace RentoMojo is offering premium phones like iPhone X, iPhone 8, Samsung Galaxy S9 and Google Pixel 2 on rent.
RentoMojo is a popular platform among those who do not want to spend too much on furniture or appliances. The rental platform has recently added mobiles section to its website allowing users to rent premium phones like iPhone X or Galaxy S9 for 6months to 24 months.
The rental platform not only allowing to rent the device but users can also own it by making a payment after renting period gets over.
How to rent the iPhone X or the Galaxy S9?
To rent a premium phone, the users will have to submit a copy of one of their KYCs. The users will be asked to submit a copy of Aadhaar Card, passport, or driving license. The rental platform will also ask for a address proof and a professional proof like the employee ID, copy of salary slip or bank statement for three months.
The rental platform may take 5-7 days for the document verification however some may also get the device at your doorstep within 48 to 72 hours if all the documents are clear and approved.
The minimum renting tenure starts from three months and can be extended up to 36 months.
How to own the phone?
The website also allows you to own the device. To do so, you will first have to take the product on rent for 12 months after which the rent to own tab will be enabled by the platform. Pay the remaining price apart from the rental that you have paid and the phone is yours.
Now let's take a look at the offerings on iPhone X, iPhone 8, Galaxy Note 9 and more.
The user can own the device only if they have rented it for at least 12 months after which they have to pay the remaining price apart from the rental price that have been already paid.
iPhone X at Rs 4299
The iPhone X with 64GB storage black colour variant is available for rent at Rs 4299 per month, however, there is a refundable deposit fee of Rs 9998 at the time of renting. The renting price will vary as per the period of rent like for 6 months the user will pay Rs 9299 per month but for 12 months, the rental comes down to Rs 4999.
Samsung Galaxy S9 at Rs 3099
Samsung Galaxy S9 can be rented at a minimum of Rs 3099 per month for 18 months and refundable deposit will be Rs 6938.
Google Pixel 2 at Rs 2099
Google Pixel 2 is available at a minimum price of Rs 2099 per month users rent the device for 24 months and the refundable deposit will be of Rs 5398.
iPhone 8 at Rs 3967
Those who want to rent iPhone 8 can have it at Rs 3967 for 24 months and refundable deposit amount is of Rs 8798.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 at Rs 3599
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is available at a minimum rent of Rs Rs 3599 per month if rented it for 18 and refundable deposit amount is Rs 8198.
The important thing to note is that all phones are not available in all cities. Like the iPhone X is only available in Mumbai but not in Delhi.