Amazon is taking on Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days sale with its own Summer Sale this month. The e-commerce giant announced that its Summer Sale will be held from May 13 to May 16, the same four days when Flipkart will also host its sale. While Flipkart has made tie-up with HDFC Bank, Amazon is partnering with ICICI Bank for 10 percent cashback during the sale.
During the sale, Amazon India will offer 10 percent cashback to those who pay for their purchase using the ‘Amazon Pay’ balance. The Seattle-based e-commerce company says there will over 1,000 brands and more than 40,000 deals during the four days sale. These deals will be across segments including mobile phones, consumer electronics, fashion, large appliances, TVs, sport, fitness and more. Consumers will also get option for cashback and no-cost EMI option during the sale.
“The Amazon Summer Sale has been curated to offer everything customers are looking for this season and more! With great deals, extra cashback, no cost EMI and convenient exchange options, customers can look forward to celebrating the joys of summer on Amazon.in,” said Manish Tiwary, Vice President – Category Management, Amazon India.
Amazon Summer Sale: Deals on smartphones
During the Summer Sale, Amazon will offer discount up to 40 percent on mobiles and accessories. Customers will get exchange offer with instant discount and doorstep pickup, no cost EMI along with pay in easy installments. Honor 7X 4GB RAM will be available for Rs 14,999, a discount of Rs 1,000. There will be offer up to Rs 10,000 on Nokia 7 plus, which retails for Rs 25,999 and 10 percent cashback on ICICI Credit/Debit Cards.
During the sale, Amazon India will also exclusively unveil Realme 1, the first smartphone from Oppo’s Realme sub-brand. Other notable devices include the Moto G5S for Rs 13,999, Huawei P20 Pro for Rs 64,999 and Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime for Rs 11,990.
Amazon will reveal more details about the discounts and deals as we get closer to the official sale date. There will be app-only discounts going live from 8PM to midnight during the four-days sale and select buyers who shop from the app and will get prizes worth up to Rs 4 lakhs as well.
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As it has become a norm now, Amazon Prime members will get exclusive deals on top brands. Amazon is offering up to 50 percent off on electronics, up to 35 percent off on TVs and appliances, up to 70 percent off on home and kitchen and up to 80 percent off on Amazon Fashion. The Summer Sale will also see deals from Amazon global store and the deals already listed on the microsite show that TCL Full HD LED TV for Rs 16,999, a huge discount from the standard retail price of Rs 25,990. Fossil Men’s Watch will be available for Rs 5,097 while Whirlpool Split AC is listed for Rs 27,490.
During the Big Shopping Days Sale, Flipkart is offering the Google Pixel 2 for as low as Rs 34,999. It is also offering discounts on gaming laptops, speakers, televisions and other consumer electronics devices.