Ultima’s “Exchange Mela” sees record crowd. 10,000 units exchanged in 6 hours!

Ultima Exchange Mela
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Nepali accessories brand, Ultima, kicked off its “Exchange Mela” campaign today. Under this, you could bring your old earphones — from any brand, in any condition — and take home a brand new pair of Ultima Atom 820 TWS earbuds worth NPR 2,999 for just NPR 1,199. While this was supposed to be a two-day event spanning today and tomorrow, the company has announced that it will be ending this campaign today after getting overwhelming crowd participation. With 10,000 units exchanged in just 6 hours.

Ultima Exchange Mela: What is it?

As mentioned above, the Ultima Exchange Mela let you exchange any of your old wired or wireless earbuds and exchange them for a brand-new pair of Ultima Atom 820.

Old and broken earphones brought in for exchange

You could bring your old pair of working buds or completely totaled (broken) ones — from any brand — and walk out with a brand-new pair of the aforementioned Ultima earbuds. 

Ultima Atom 820

To sum it up, the Ultima Atom 820 is the company’s latest offering, and it has 13mm audio drivers, an IPX5 rating, and up to 25 hours of battery life. Additionally, they have 60ms latency, Environmental Noise Cancellation (ENC), and Bluetooth 5.3. Here are the key specifications of these earbuds that you can get for NPR 1,199.

Ultima Atom 820 Earbuds

  • Color Options: Blue, Grey, Pink
  • Sound Driver: 13mm
  • Microphone: Yes (ENC for calls)
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth v5.3
  • IP Rating: Yes, IPX5 (earbuds only)
  • Playback Time: Up to 25 hours (with case), 5 hours (w/o case)
  • Control: Touch-based control
  • Extra features: Game Mode (60ms)
  • Warranty: 6 months replacement warranty

When and where?

Ultima’s “Exchange Mela” was supposed to take place on the 11th and 12th of August (Shrawan 26/27) at two different venues. You could either visit Hukut Store at Newroad, Kathmandu (from 8 AM to 8 PM) or Civil Mall at Sundhara (from 9 AM to 6 PM).

Participants at Ultima Exchange Mela

But as mentioned above, Ultima says it has run out of stock of these earbuds and therefore won’t be continuing this campaign tomorrow.

You can still get the Ultima Atom 820 for a bargain

If you weren’t among those who could nab the Ultima Atom 820 for NPR 1,199, don’t worry. While the exchange event had to be prematurely discontinued, you can still get the Ultima Atom 820 for just NPR 1,799 for a limited time from Hukut Store once they’re back in stock. Stay tuned to our website to learn more about this offer.

Ultima Exchange Mela: Terms and Conditions

Here’s a brief summary of the terms and conditions of Ultima Exchange Mela.

  • An individual/group is eligible for a single exchange only.
  • The event will take place on a first-come-first-serve basis with a limited quantity of earbuds.
  • The exchange is non-transferable and is not redeemable for cash.
  • Participants must pay NPR 1,199 in exchange for one pair of Ultima Atom 820.
  • Ultima Atom 820 comes with 6 months of warranty.
  • Exchange Mela will be held on the 26th and 27th of Shrawan at
    • Hukut Store, Newroad (8 AM to 8 PM)
    • Civil Mall, Sundhara (9 AM to 6 PM)
  • In case of any dispute or discrepancy, Ultima Lifestyle’s decision will be considered final and binding.

Meanwhile, check our impressions on Ultima Lifestyle accessories.