Samsung on Monday launched four new smartphones in India – Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8, Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+. The smartphones bring the company’s Infinity Display design language to the mid-range price segment and are a fresh attempt to take on growing market share of Xiaomi. Now, the South Korean has also announced ‘Summer Fest 2018’ on its online shop to fuel sales of its mobile devices and other consumer electronics products. The sale is also the first time that Samsung is offering discounts on audio products from Harman Kardon and JBL.
Samsung says special deals on consumer electronics, audio products and accessories will be offered at 11AM and 7PM everyday. The deals will only be available at Samsung Online Shop and not at company’s retail stores. During the week long summer fest, Citibank will offer 10 percent cashback on credit and debit card transactions for select products during this sale. “We are delighted to announce the Samsung Summer Fest for our consumers. During the sale we have exciting offers, EMI and cashback options, allowing consumers to purchase and enjoy their favorite Samsung products,” said Sandeep Singh Arora, Vice President, Online Business, Samsung India.
During the Summer Fest, Samsung will be offering unreal deals where consumers will get special prices starting 11AM everyday on select products across categories. There will also be flat 50 percent off on a range of Samsung accessories starting 7PM daily. Foodpanda will offer discount vouchers and Cashify will offer extra Rs 500 on exchange. Samsung is also offering its Scoop speaker to over 100 customers in a lucky draw during the sale. Here are the top deals you need to know from Samsung Summer Fest 2018.
Samsung Galaxy S8+ from Rs 43,990
Samsung Galaxy S8+, the flagship smartphone from 2017, is available at a discounted price of Rs 43,990. The smartphone is getting Rs 8,000 cashback with Citi Credit and Debit card. There is also additional cashback of Rs 8,000 when you buy the smartphone on Paytm Mall.
To recall, the Galaxy S8+ was launched last year as the first flagship device after the Galaxy Note7 debacle. It features a 6.2-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display and thinner bezels around the display. It is powered by company’s own Exynos 8895 octa-core chipset, 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage. It offers a 12-megapixel rear and an 8-megapixel selfie camera. It features rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and runs Android Nougat. It houses a large 3,500mAh battery and supports wireless charging.
Samsung Galaxy A8+ from Rs 29,990
Samsung Galaxy A8+ was one of the first device outside Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series to get the Infinity Display design. The smartphone is available for Rs 29,990, a discount of Rs 2,500 during the sale as part of cashback from Citibank. It also gets additional Rs 5,000 cashback when you buy via Paytm Mall.
The Galaxy A8+ gets a 6-inch Full HD+ display, Exynos 7885 cota-core CPU, 6GB RAM and 64GB storage. It features 16-megapixel main camera at the back and dual front camera setup with 16-megapixel and 8-megapixel sensors for portrait mode. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat, gets rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and houses a 3,500mAh battery.
Samsung M6300 Full HD Smart TV for Rs 55,999
Samsung’s M6300 Series 6 Full HD Curved Smart TV is available for Rs 55,999. The smart TV is getting a massive discount over its retail price of Rs 91,850. In addition, customers can also avail flat 20 percent supercash with mobikwik up to Rs 2,000 on purchase of this smart TV.
Samsung M6300 Series 6 is a 49-inch curved TV with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It comes with three HDMI port, two USB port and 20W speaker output with DTS sound support. It also includes smart integration with UK English and other features like screen mirroring and WiFi Direct.
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JBL Pulse 3 and Flip 4 deals
Samsung is offering the JBL Flip 4 at Rs 7,999, a discount of Rs 2,000. The JBL Pulse 3, on the other hand, is available for Rs 13,999, again a discount of Rs 2,000 on the speaker. The JBL Flip 4 is a wireless bluetooth speaker with IPX7 rating and voice assistant integration. It has 12 hours of playtime and supports JBL Connect+.
JBL Pulse 3, on the other hand, is also a wireless bluetooth streaming device with voice assistant integration, IPX7 rating, voice assistant integration and support for JBL Connect App. It is also integrated with 360-degree lightshow and sound support that offers customizable lighting option.