Neighbourhood Technology Desk/Avi Arya: Flipkart and Amazon which happen to be the top two e-commerce companies of India face off in the form of mega online sales ahead of the festive season. While Flipkart will be hosting ‘Big Billion Days’, Amazon will run Great Indian Festival sale.
Amazon offers major discounts on smartphones, large appliances, TVs and home and kitchen appliances as well as introducing free mobile insurance on all mobile phones and total damage protection insurance plans. Amazon is offering a free 1 year extended warranty on purchase of all refrigerators, washing machines & TVs during the Great Indian Festival and its online sale offers like Amazon Pay EMI, no-cost EMI on debit & credit cards and special exchange benefits.
Here are some of these deals:
Amazon offers up to 50% discount on mobile phones along with additional cashbacks, exchange offers, no cost EMI, free screen protection, and guaranteed exchange price offers. Here are some of these deals:
- OnePlus: Offering a big discount on its OnePlus 6 (6GB+64GB) model. The smartphone will be available for Rs 29,999 along with no cost EMI option starting at Rs 10,000 per month.
- Xiaomi’s Redmi Y2 64GB: Will be available at a discounted price of Rs 10,999. The lower-end 32GB model will be available for Rs 8,999. Xiaomi’s other top phones like Redmi 6 Pro, Mi A2 and Redmi 6A will also get discounts.
- Realme 1 6GB: Model will be available for Rs 10,490 whereas Motorola’s Moto E5 Plus will go on sale for Rs 9,999. Moto G6 and Moto G5S will be available for Rs 11,999 and Rs 9,999 respectively.
- Samsung: Is also participating in Amazon’s Great Indian Festival. Highlight of Samsung’s offer is big discount on its new Galaxy S9 which is now available for Rs 42,990 along with Rs 3,000 extra discount on exchange, and more.
Amazon says BPL (32-inch) HD ready TVs will be available at the “lowest ever price.” Samyo TVs will conduct flash sale on October for its new Android TVs. LG OLED TVs will be available with up to 40% discount along with additional Rs 5,000 cash back on Amazon Pay balance.