Ola marketing Vice-President Sudarshan Gangrade said. “This is the first time in India where consumers can purchase a smartphone and have it delivered at their doorstep within 15 minutes of placing the order. Our partnership is aimed at benefitting buyers of the handsets and our users on December 8 in seven cities across the country Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and National Capital Region (NCR),”
As per the statement, the customers will have to place an order for the phone through the Ola app between 10am and 7pm on Wednesday.
“On receiving the request, an Ola cab will reach the customer’s location with a OnePlus representative and the smartphone for transaction in cash or credit/debit cards,” Gangrade said.
For specifications, the smartphone features a 5-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It is powered by 2.3 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor. The smartphone has 3GB of RAM. It has internal storage of 16GB which is expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card.
The dual SIM OnePlus X sports a 13MP rear camera and a 8MP front facing camera. The smartphone is backed by a 2525 mAh battery. It runs Oxygen OS based on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
OnePlus India marketing head Karan Sarin said in view of its online presence, it will be convenient for its customers to get their hands on its handsets in three easy steps – book, purchase and deliver.
“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.” added Vice-President Sudarshan Gangrade.