Flipkart and Amazon sales for Diwali have some great deals on laptops, TVs, and other electronics, but it is the smartphone category that gets the most attention. With deals and discounts on popular smartphones across price segments, there’s something on offer for everyone in the two sales. Amazon and Flipkart sales are also providing cashbacks, exchange discounts, no cost EMIs, and other freebies to further lower the effective prices of the smartphones in their respective sales. We take a look at the most popular Amazon and Flipkart sale offers on mobile phones to help you get the best deals you can avail today.
iPhone 8 64GB
On both Flipkart and Amazon, the iPhone 8 64GB is selling at Rs. 59,999, down from its launch price of Rs. 64,000. On the latter, buyers will get 60GB additional data from Vodafone and cashback of Rs. 500 in Amazon Pay balance or Rs. 1,750 cashback on SBI debit or credit card payments. There’s a no cost EMI too. Flipkart is offering cashback of Rs. 1,750 on HDFC cards and Rs. 200 on PhonePe and Axis Bank Buzz credit card transactions, as well as no cost EMIs. You can also opt for buyback guarantees of up to Rs. 32,000 too at Rs. 99, and extended warranty for 1 year at Rs. 2,240. Both e-commerce sites are offering exchange discounts as well.
The iPhone 8 features a 4.7-inch Retina HD display and comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera along with a 7-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone is powered by Apple’s new A11 Bionic chip.
Price: Rs. 59,999 on Flipkart, Amazon
iPhone 8 Plus 64GB
Like its smaller sibling, iPhone 8 Plus 64GB has seen its price drop from Rs. 73,000 to Rs. 67,999 in the Flipkart and Amazon Diwali sales. The exchange discounts, cashback offers, complimentary Vodafone data, and no cost EMIs are available with the handset as well. iPhone 8 Plus features a 5.5-inch Retina HD display and a dual-camera setup with two 12-megapixel cameras at the back and a 7-megapixel front-facing camera. The iPhone 8 Plus is powered by Apple’s A11 Bionic chip.
Price: Rs. 67,999 on Flipkart, Amazon
Samsung Galaxy S8
The Samsung Galaxy S8 is available at Rs. 53,900 in the Flipkart Diwali sale, down from its listing price of Rs. 57,900. You will get one-time screen replacement guarantee (valid for one year), and exchange discount of up to Rs. 20,000. At Rs. 99, you can avail a Flipkart buyback guarantee of up to Rs. 27,000 on the handset, and extended warranty for 1 year at Rs. 2,027. As for the specifications, Samsung Galaxy S8 has a 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED screen, Android Nougat software, octa-core Exynos 8895 chipset, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, 12-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel selfie camera, and 3000mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 53,900 (MRP Rs. 57,900)
iPhone 7 32GB
iPhone 7 32GB is available for purchase at Rs. 38,999 in the Amazon and Flipkart Diwali sales, down from its listing price of Rs. 49,000. In cashback offers, Amazon is providing up to Rs. 1,750 cashback on SBI debit and credit cards, and Amazon Pay balance of Rs. 250, as well as no cost EMIs; there’s no complimentary Vodafone data on iPhone 7. Flipkart is also giving instant discount of Rs. 1,750 on HDFC cards, Rs. 200 off on PhonePe purchases, and 5 percent discount on Axis Bank Buzz credit cards, along with no cost EMIs. The buyback guarantee offered by the e-commerce startup is capped at Rs. 20,000 with the phone. Both companies are also giving exchange discounts.
The iPhone 7 features a 4.7-inch Retina display with 3D Touch support, and comes with a 12-megapixel primary camera with optical image stabilisation support and a 7-megapixel front-facing camera. It is powered by Apple’s A10 chip and is water and dust resistant.
Price: Rs. 34,999 on Flipkart, Amazon
Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung Galaxy S7 is available for Rs. 29,990 on Flipkart, with a one-time screen replacement warranty for 12 months and no cost EMIs. You can lower the price of the phone by Rs. 1,750 by making the transaction with HDFC debit or credit cards, while PhonePe payments get cashback of Rs. 200. The Rs. 99 buyback guarantee on the phone is rather low at Rs. 15,000. The 2016 Samsung flagship comes with a 5.1-inch QHD screen, octa-core Exynos 8890 chipset, 4GB RAM, 32GB internal storage, 12-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, and 3000mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 29,990 (MRP Rs. 46,000)
Google Pixel 32GB
If it is an Android phone you are looking for, Google Pixel – launched over six months after the Samsung Galaxy S7 – is also a good option, and available at Rs. 34,999 in the Flipkart and Amazon sales. On Amazon, the SBI and Amazon Pay balance cashback offers are applicable, and you are getting the 60GB Vodafone data as well as no cost EMIs. Flipkart is giving instant discounts on HDFC Bank debit and credit cards (Rs. 1,750) and Axis Bank Buzz cards (5 percent), as well as PhonePe cashback of Rs. 200. There’s no buyback guarantee on the handset, but you can opt for no cost EMIs.
Google Pixel features a 5-inch full HD display and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC, with 4GB RAM and 32GB storage. It features a 12.3-megapixel primary camera and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera.
Price: Rs. 34,999 on Flipkart, Amazon
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
The popular Redmi Note 4 smartphone with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM is available for Rs. 10,999 in the Flipkart sale, a discount of Rs. 2,000 over its regular price. The HDFC Bank instant discount in the handset will be Rs. 1,099, Rs. 200 on PhonePe, and 5 percent on Axis Bank Buzz credit cards. No cost EMIs and exchange discounts are applicable too, and there’s buyback guarantee of up to Rs. 6,000 at Rs. 99. Redmi Note 4 has a 5.5-inch full HD screen, octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, and 4100mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 10,999 (MRP Rs. 12,999)
Xiaomi Redmi 4
On Amazon, Xiaomi’s Redmi 4 with 64GB storage and 4GB RAM is selling at Rs. 9,499, whose MRP is Rs. 10,999. Payments via SBI credit and debit cards will get cashback of Rs. 949, and Rs. 250 via Amazon Pay. You will get the no cost EMI option as well as 60GB of complimentary Vodafone data or 30GB additional Jio data with the phone, along with free subscription of Hungama Music. The Redmi 4 has a 5-inch HD screen, octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, and 4100mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 9,499 (MRP Rs. 10,999)
OnePlus 3T is selling for Rs. 24,999 for the Soft Gold variant on Amazon; the Gunmetal option is currently unavailable on the site. The smartphone comes with the Rs. 1,750 cashback from SBI or Rs. 250 on Amazon Pay, along with no cost EMIs. Vodafone is giving up to 60GB additional data with the handset, and Amazon is providing extra Rs. 250 cashback on signing in on Prime Video on the phone (requires the Prime subscription). Signing in on the Kindle app on the phone will also get you Rs. 500 in ebook promotional credits. The OnePlus 3T sports a 5.5-inch full-HD screen, quad-core Snapdragon 821 SoC, 64GB storage, 6GB RAM, 16-megapixel front and rear cameras, and a 3400mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 24,990 (MRP Rs. 29,990)
The LG G6 smartphone is selling at Rs. 33,990 on Amazon as part of the sale for all four colour options. You will get the Rs. 1,750 SBI cashback or Rs. 250 Pay balance cashback with the phone, along with no cost EMIs and 60GB of complimentary Vodafone data. The LG G6 sports a 5.7-inch QHD+ screen with 18:9 aspect ratio, Snapdragon 821 chipset, 64GB storage, 4GB RAM, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, 3300mAh battery, and water- and dust-resistant body.
Price: Rs. 33,990 (MRP Rs. 37,990)