After the success of Big Diwali Sale, Flipkart is here with yet another sale. Called Big Shopping Days, it has kicked off today and will continue until December 21. The e-commerce giant is offering big discounts on electronics, and if you re looking forward to buy a smartphone or a smartwatch, it s time to celebrate early Christmas. The OnePlus 3 is one of the highly anticipated smartphones going on sale later today for just Rs 18,999. Also Read - Deal of the day, August 2: 6,000mAh battery phone Samsung Galaxy F12 with massive discount on FlipkartAlso Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale from Aug 6 to Aug 10: Details here
With sale starting at 4PM, the OnePlus 3 will be available in limited quantity. The OnePlus 3 is barely six months old, and was launched for Rs 27,999. Now, while the pricing of Rs 18,999 may look like a sweet deal, it s been a controversial affair ever since Flipkart started teasing it. Since its launch, the OnePlus 3 has been Amazon India exclusive. OnePlus has also clarified the same and mentioned that it cannot guarantee the authenticity of products that are purchased outside its official channels. In reply, Flipkart mentioned that in its marketplace, discounts and prices are decided by participating brands and sellers. So if you re willing to buy the OnePlus 3, be sure about the warranty offered by the seller. Also Read - Micromax Airfunk 1, Airfunk 1 Pro starting at Rs 1,299 launched in India
Flipkart Big Shopping Days smartphone deals
Besides the OnePlus 3, Flipkart is also offering a host of interesting deals on other smartphones, laptops, smartwatches and television sets. SBI Bank credit and debit card holders can avail flat 10 percent discount on buying smartphones, laptops and television sets. To avail this offer, minimum transaction value has to be Rs 5,999 and maximum cashback one can avail is Rs 1,500. Alternatively, Axis Bank Buzz credit card holders can get extra five percent discount (maximum of Rs 200). What s more, customers can also avail products on EMIs when using Axis Bank, Citibank, HDFC, HSBC, ICICI, IndusInd, Standard Chartered and State Bank of India credit cards. ALSO READ: OnePlus 3 review: A flagship killer that really kills other flagships
The Apple iPhone 7 gets flat Rs 5,000 off, bringing the price down to Rs 55,000 for 32GB variant, Rs 65,000 for 128GB variant and Rs 75,000 for the 256GB variant. Flipkart is also offering up to Rs 20,000 off on exchanging your old smartphone. However, the amount will be decided based on the brand, model and age of your smartphone. The iPhone SE (16GB) is now available for Rs 27,999 and with exchange, you can get up to Rs 22,000 off. Similarly, the iPhone 6s (32GB) is available for Rs, 45,999 and you can get up to 23,000 extra off on exchanging your old smartphone.
The Google Pixel can get you up to Rs 25,000 off on exchange. Xiaomi s Mi 5 is available for Rs 19,999 and exchange offer can score you up to Rs 17,600 extra off. The iPhone 6 (16GB) is available for Rs 29,990 and with exchange, you can get up to Rs 23,000 extra off. The aging iPhone 5s is now available for Rs 17,999 along with exchange discount of up to Rs 15,000.
Lenovo s recently launched PHAB 2 is priced at Rs 11,999, but with discount of Rs 1,000, you can buy it for Rs 10,999. On exchanging your old smartphone, you can also avail cashback of up to Rs 9,000. Motorola s Moto E3 Power is available at a discount of Rs 500, bringing its price down to Rs 7,499. Samsung Galaxy On8 also gets Rs 1,500 discount, which brings its price down to Rs 14,400.
Flipkart is also offering exchange offer with discount of up to Rs 13,000. The Galaxy On Nxt is available for Rs 16,900 after a flat discount of Rs 1,590. The exchange offer is also applicable with maximum cashback of Rs 15,000. The Lenovo Vibe K5 Note is available for Rs 12,999 after flat discount of Rs 500. You can also exchange your old smartphone to get up to Rs 11,000 off.
The Asus ZenFone 2 Laser also gets flat Rs 6,500 off, bringing its price down from Rs 17,999 to Rs 11,499. You can also avail exchange discount of up to Rs 11,000.
Flipkart Big Shopping Days smartwatch deals
The Asus ZenWatch 2 gets flat Rs 2,000 discount on all variants. The one with rubber strap is now available for as low as Rs 8,900, whereas the variant with leather strap and metal strap are available for Rs 10,900 and Rs 14,900, respectively. The Moto 360 (2nd gen) and Moto 360 Sports are now available for Rs 15,499, which is flat discount of up to Rs 5,000 on their official pricing. ALSO READ: Motorola Moto 360 (2nd Gen) review: The best Android Wear smartwatch gets better
The Apple Watch also gets a good discount with prices starting at Rs 15,990. However, at the time of filing this story, it was sold out and the starting price is now Rs 18,990. And for the fitness freaks, the Galaxy Gear Fit 2 gets a special Rs 4,000 flat off, brining the price down to Rs 9,990. You can also exchange your old smartwatch and get additional Rs 2,000 off, thus bringing its price down to Rs 8,050.