Best smartphone deals available this Independence Day
As India will celebrate its 73rd Independence day this month, country's biggest e-commerce websites like Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm are holding special sales to celebrate this day offering various discounts and offers to their buyers. The Amazon Freedom Sale and Flipkart Freedom Sale will continue till the midnight of August 12 while the Paytm Mall Freedom Cashback Sale will continue until August 15.
New Delhi, August 10: As India will celebrate its 73rd Independence day this month, country's biggest e-commerce websites like Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm are holding special sales to celebrate this day offering various discounts and offers to their buyers.
The Amazon Freedom Sale and Flipkart Freedom Sale will continue till the midnight of August 12 while the Paytm Mall Freedom Cashback Sale will continue until August 15.
If you are confused between the three sales then we have done your job easy by accumulating the best deals available from each sale.
Best dealS on Amazon:
OnePlus 6 gets an extra exchange discount of Rs 9515 for the 6GB RAM 64 GB Mirror Black variant with no cost EMI offers starting at Rs 5,833 a month. The buyers will also get 20 percent discount on Oneplus branded accessories.
The smartphone was launched earlier in May for Rs 34,999 for the 6GB RAM+64GB and Rs 39,999 for the 8GB RAM+128GB variant. The device comes with a flagship processor, retaining the company's proprietary "Dash Charge" that fuels the 3,300 mAh battery from zero to 100 per cent in around 80 minutes, along with a 6.28-inch AMOLED display, dual 16MP + 20MP primary camera, 16MP selfie camera and the display cutting "notch."The handset is powered by Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 845 chip and runs on OnePlus's customised version of Android "OxygenOS" which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo OS.
The buyers can get Honor 7X 64GB at a discounted price of ₹10,999 which usually comes with an MRP of ₹16,999. The buyers will also get exchange discount of up to ₹9,000.
Launched in December last year, Honor 7X comes in 32GB and 64GB variants, priced at Rs 12,999 and Rs 15,999 respectively along with a 15.06cm Full HD+ display, dual-lens 16MP + 2MP rear camera, 8MP front camera additionally including face unlock and split screen features.
Best dealS on Flipkart:
During the Flipkart Big Freedom Sale 2018, the Vivo V9 can be purchased at a flat discount of Rs. 3,000. The Vivo V9 is currently priced at Rs. 20,990 and will come with 10 percent cashback offer on Citi bank credit cards and an additional exchange offer up to Rs 17,150 on the Vivo V9.
Vivo V9 that comes with a 19:9 "Full View" display, 24MP selfie camera with Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities and "Game Mode" was launched in India in March.The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage, fuelled by a 3,260 mAh battery.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro:
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available at as low as Rs 9999 during the sale. Currently priced Rs. 14,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage option but during the Flipkart Freedom Sale, the buyers can exchange their old Redmi Note 4 for the Redmi Note 5 Pro to avail an exchange discount of Rs. 4000, which brings down the cost to Rs. 10,999.
The e-commerce site is also offering an additional exchange discount worth Rs 1,000, which will further reduce the cost of the phone to Rs 9,999. If the device is purchased with Citi bank credit card then the buyers will be eligible to get an additional 10 percent cashback which will take off another Rs 999 off the price of the phone, making it available at Rs 9,999.
During the Flipkart Freedom Sale, there will be huge exchange offers on smartphones from Samsung, Apple, Xiaomi, and Honor.
Redmi Note 5 Pro is also the first Xiaomi smartphone to come with the "Face Unlock" feature.Both the smartphones have big shoes to fill as last year's Redmi Note 4 became quite a game changer for Xiaomi, which sold over 9.6 million Note 4 devices last year. Let us see what Note 5 Pro (4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage variant which costs Rs 13,999) has to offer.Weighing 181 grams, the device definitely is not light-weight, and it is sturdy enough to handle a few drops.The front of the device is similar to its smaller sibling Redmi Note 5, with prominent curved corners on display with 18:9 aspect ratio for immersive video and gaming experience.The slim bezels also makes the device sport a 5.99-inch full-HD+ display and occupy a smaller footprint when in the palm.The display of Note 5 Pro was bright and punchy with good sunlight legibility.A 20MP selfie camera with an aperture of f/2.2, selfie light flash, face-recognition feature and other sensors and earpiece are placed above the display, while on-screen navigation buttons sit below.The front camera did a good job of clicking selfies with enough detail in daylight conditions. The selfie light it uses is essentially diffused white light, which also helped capture selfies in very low-light conditions.
Best deal on Paytm Mall:
Apple iPhone X:
Paytm Mall is offering a cashback of Rs 10,000 on the 64GB variant of iPhone X. The iPhone X (64 GB) is priced for Rs 82,798. The buyers with ICICI Bank will get an additional cashback of Rs 1,250 by using their credit card for the purchase. Apart from this, the buyers can exchange their older phones to get deductions up to Rs 14,250, that will reduce the price of iPhone X (64GB) effectively down to Rs 67,298.
With IANS Inputs