The clash of Flipkart’s “Big Billion Days” and “Amazon Great Indian Festival”

The tale of every year is set to continue as Flipkart and Amazon announce their upcoming massive sales. Flipkart’s Big Billion Days and Amazon Great Indian Festival will kick start on 10th October this year. While Flipkart plans to end it on 14th, Amazon prefers to continue it for another day and end on 15th. This festive season, these e-commerce companies intend to offer discounts, buyback guarantees, cashback, exchange offers and more, across a range of products.

Flipkart on an opening day (10th October) is introducing sale on categories of fashion, home and furniture, TV and household appliances like refrigerators, washing machines, air conditioning and also on sports and beauty products. While sale on mobiles, tablets, electronic items, and accessories will begin on 11th.

Unlike Flipkart, Amazon Great Indian Festival 2018 intends to begin the sale on all major product categories on 10th itself. Amazon’s Prime members will be able to retrieve these offers sooner than the normal customers.

Flipkart’s Sale Highlights

Flipkart has revealed discounted prices on some smartphones, mid-range mobiles, and best sellers phones.

Vivo V9 phones whose price is Rs.23,990 is been discounted up to 20% and priced at Rs. 18,990. Similarly, Samsung Galaxy A7 price has been reduced from Rs.25,600 to 23,990 owing to 6% discount. Oppo F9 Pro phones of Rs.25,990 are priced at Rs.23,990 after 7% discount.

Samsung Galaxy S8, Lenovo K8 Plus, Sony Xperia R1 Dual Snapdragon 430, Oppo A71 and LG G7 + are also showcased in the sale’s teaser.

Under mid-range category, Nokia 6.1 Plus is priced at Rs. 15,999 after a 9% off. Discounts ranging from 10 to 14 % are been set on Honor 9N phones.

Also, Apple’s iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max can be purchased with some outstanding benefits.  iPhone XS Max ranging Rs.1,09,990 can be purchased through monthly EMI of Rs.3,651. Similarly, iPhone XS can be bought under ‘No Cost EMI’ option. There is also an option of exchange offer on both phones up to Rs. 13,500. These two are the latest Apple iPhones in the market released recently.

Mi LED Smart TV 4 Pro 138.8 cm (55), the world’s thinnest Android TV is also up for sale this festive season. Flipkart has also announced an exchange offer of up to Rs.12,000 on old TVs and appliances.

Under fashion category, huge brands like Forever21, United Colors of Benetton, Lino Perros, Fastrack, Jealous 21 and many more are involved. Up to 90% discount is offered in this category.

Amazon Great Indian Festival Highlights 

Under Amazon’s sale, smartphones like OnePlus 6, Huawei Nova 3i, Xiaomi’s Mi A2, Honor 7C stand discounted while Redmi 6 Pro and Opps F9 Pro are available on exchange offers.

Amazon also hinted special discounts on JBL wireless speaker, JBL Cinema soundbar, LG 32-inch smart LED TV, Canon 1500D DSLR, Canon Pixma G2012 all-in-one printer and more.

Printers are set to discount of up to 50 percent. Xiami’s new Mi TV Pro series is made available during the sale. Laptops can be bought through exchange offers with up to Rs. 17,000 off.

Under TVs and appliances, Amazon promises to provide installation within 48 hours. There is also ‘No EMI Cost’ option in this category.

This is the ultimate time to buy Amazon’s company products. Amazon is planning to offer various discounts on Kindle eBooks, Echo Smart Speakers, and fire TV Stick.

The brand new Echo models and Alexa- controlled IR remote are made under the Festive home category. Along with these showcased are Alexa-enabled devices Jabra Elite 65T, Eufy Genie, Motorola Verve and  Harman Kardon Allure under the same section.

Under Fashion, a minimum of 50% discounts can be seen.

An instant credit worth up to Rs. 60,000 is been offered by Amazon.

While Flipkart is offering ten percent discount and EMI benefits to the customers who shop using HDFC Bank’s debit and credit cards, Amazon has tied up with State Bank of India for instant ten percent discount for its debit card users.

This is great opportunity for customers to grab as much as they for this festive season for themselves and their loved ones.