With Amazon and Flipkart hosting big sales this week, smartphone makers are preparing to join with their own sales. With mobiles becoming the most dominant product category on both the e-commerce portals, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has announced its own sale starting October 15. Vivo says its four day-long Diwali Carnival will be held from October 15 to October 18.
During the four day festive sale, Vivo plans exclusive offers, discounts and cashback deals on a range of smartphones and accessories. All the deals will be available exclusively on the Vivo e-store. “Diwali is one of the most awaited festivals in India and we want to make this auspicious occasion more exciting and special for our consumers. With incredible offers this festive season, we are providing an opportunity to our customers to purchase the best of Vivo products at never before prices,” Jerome Chen, CMO, Vivo India said in a statement.
Ahead of the four day sale, Vivo has already revealed some of the key offers to look forward. The smartphone maker has announced that a number of devices in its portfolio will be eligible for five percent cashback on HDFC Bank debit and credit cards. Read on for all the deals and offers on Vivo e-Store that you need to know.
On purchase of Vivo NEX, Vivo X21, Vivo V11 Pro, Vivo V11, Vivo V9 Pro, Vivo V9, Vivo V9Youth, Vivo Y83 Pro, Vivo Y83, Vivo Y81, Vivo Y71 and Vivo Y71i, customers will be eligible for five percent cashback on HDFC Bank credit cards and EMI transactions.
With the purchase of Vivo NEX, Vivo X21, Vivo V11 Pro, Vivo V11, Vivo V9 and Vivo Y83 Pro, the company is offering free Bluetooth earphones. On all smartphones, the company is offering no-cost EMI with Bajaj Finserv EMI cards, and all major credit cards.
Other offers include assured buyback of 50 percent value on Vivo V11, V11 Pro, V9 Pro and NEX smartphones. The company has also announced one-time free screen replacement on the Vivo V11 and Vivo V11 Pro while 10 lucky winners will get Vivo gift bundle worth Rs 3,900.
In terms of pricing, Vivo V9 which was launched at Rs 18,990, will be available at Rs 15,990 after a discount of Rs 3,000. Vivo V9 Youth, which is a mid-range smartphone will be available for Rs 13,990. The V9 Youth, which has a retail price of Rs 16,990 is also getting Rs 3,000 discount during the four day sale. Vivo Y66 with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, is getting Rs 5,000 discount. The smartphone will be available for Rs 7,990 on the Vivo e-store.
Watch: Vivo V11 Pro First Look
In addition to these major deals, customers can also get additional coupons worth Rs 2,000, which they can redeem on select mobile phones. Vivo is also offering coupon discount worth Rs 300 on mobile accessories.