Following the tremendous response to the pre-Diwali sales on Flipkart, Amazon and Snapdeal, these e-tailers have extended the festive mood and have brought in new deals and offers for the online buyers. Diwali is knocking on the door, and as it looks like, users have plenty of deals to select from. Flipkart is hosting the ‘Big Diwali Sale’ which starts from October 25 and goes to October 28. Meanwhile, Amazon has brought the ‘Great Indian Sale’ for the third time, and the lightning deals will be available during the same dates as that of Flipkart. Flipkart has also been hosting a TV and appliances sale on its website from October 21 to October 24. Snapdeal, in this case, will continue its Unbox Diwali Sale from October 25 to October 27. Here are the top deals to avail on these e-commerce portals:
Samsung Galaxy On Nxt is available for launch on Flipkart. Meanwhile, Flipkart has exchange offers on the premium Moto Z and Moto Z Play. There are plenty of deals on budget smartphones, including Redmi 3S and 3S Prime, which will be available from 12pm along with exchange offers. On the Diwali Sale, consumers who have Citibank Debit and Credit cards will get an additional cashback of 15 percent, during this period, though the maximum cashback cap is Rs 3,000. Interestingly, the portal is also hosting a ‘Cracker Quiz’ where users will get a chance to win gift cards worth Rs 1,000 every day by answering six questions. Flipkart will also give out 5 iPhone 7’s each day as a prize. The brand new smartphone by Google, called the Pixel is up for grabs with prices starting from Rs 57,000 with exchange offers up to Rs 27,000. Apart from all that there are plenty of offers on DSLR cameras and laptops.
With a focus on ‘Lightning deals, Amazon has launched a new way to lure consumers by ‘time out’. After signing into your account, you are needed to go to the ‘Lightning Deals’ section to check the offers and deals. Within that section, the available items are shown with how much time is left, and the user goes to the waiting list, if unavailable. Notably, the users will have only 15 minutes to claim the deals, including payment for it. The portal additionally gives SBI Credit and Debit card holders, a cashback of 15 percent. The iPhone 6 Space Grey with 128GB storage is available at Rs 46,999, while the Sony Xperia XA Dual is available at a 20% discount at Rs 16,733. The Asus Zenfone 2 is also available at Rs 15,999. If you want to buy a small budget LED TV, it is the right time to buy, with discounts in TCL, Micromax etc. Apart from that, there are plenty of discounts on laptops and accessories. The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is still available for Rs 73,990. The Apple MacBook Air with 8GB RAM is still an option at Rs 61,999, but since Apple is expected to launch a new set of MacBooks, the prices may fall further later.
The ‘Unbox Diwali’ sale for 2016, has continued on Snapdeal for most of October. For Diwali, especially the date starts from today and will go until October 27. Snapdeal has offers on smartphones like Redmi Note 3 and Micromax Canvas Spark 3. The iPhone 5S and Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro are also available at good deals. On the Redmi Note 3, the portal offers exchange worth Rs 10,000. The website also has deals on TV and home appliances. They also have something called ‘Snapdeal sunshine’ where users can send a ‘happiness box’ to our Indian soldiers.