The Amazon and Flipkart sales are in full swing, with the smartphone category getting fairly exhaustive discounts. Whether it is a discount on flagships you seek, or deals on entry-level smartphones, the Flipkart and Amazon sales should have something to your liking. On top of the discounts, the Flipkart and Amazon sales are giving cashbacks, no-cost EMIs, buyback guarantees, extended warranties, and various other freebies to make the deal even more worthwhile. We have compiled some of the best deals you can get right now on mobile phones in the ongoing sales.
iPhone X 64GB
iPhone X 64GB is available at Rs. 84,500 in Silver colour in the Amazon sale, a discount of Rs. 4,500 over the handset’s launch price. HDFC Bank customers will get cashback of Rs. 1,500 on buying the phone. The Space Grey model is selling for Rs. 84,999 on both Flipkart and Amazon. The iPhone X has a 5.8-inch Super Retina display, 1.3GHz A11 Bionic processor, 3GB RAM, 2716mAh battery, Face ID, dual 12-megapixel cameras on the back, and 7-megapixel camera in front.
Price: Rs. 84,500 (MRP Rs. 89,000)
iPhone 8 64GB
In the Flipkart sale, the iPhone 8 64GB is selling for Rs. 56,999 (MRP Rs. 64,000), with cashback of Rs. 2,000 on transactions made using Citibank debit or credit cards; this brings the effective price to Rs. 54,999. Amazon is offering the handset at Rs. 55,886, with an additional Rs. 1,500 cashback on HDFC Bank cards; with the offer applied, the effective price drops to Rs. 54,386. The iPhone 8 has a 4.7-inch Retina display, 1.2GHz A11 Bionic processor, 2GB RAM, 1821mAh battery, 12-megapixel camera on the back, and 7-megapixel camera in front.
iPhone 6s Plus 32GB
If you find the 4.7-inch display a tad small but the iPhone 7 Plus is out of your budget, then you can consider the iPhone 6s Plus 32GB. The handset is selling for Rs. 37,999 at present, a discount of roughly Rs. 4,000. The Apple smartphone has a 5.5-inch full-HD display, dual-core A9 processor and M9 motion co-processor, 2GB RAM, 12-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, Touch ID fingerprint sensor, and 2750mAh battery.
Discounts on the LG G6 have become an e-commerce sale staple, and the Amazon sale is offering the handset for Rs. 29,990 in Mystic White and Astro Black colour options. This represents a steep Rs. 7,000 discount over the usual market price, and if you are looking for an Android phone, this is a pretty good deal. As for the features, the LG G6 has a 5.7-inch FullVision QHD+ display, Android 7.0 Nougat-based software, 2.35GHz quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, up to 2TB microSD support, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, 3300mAh battery, and water- and dust-resistant body.
Price: Rs. 29,990 (MRP Rs. 55,000)
Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL
Google's second-generation Pixel phones are getting rather steep discounts in the Flipkart sale. The Pixel 2 is down to Rs. 47,999 (MRP Rs. 61,000), and if you pay using an HDFC Bank credit card, you'll get additional cashback of Rs. 8,000. In a similar fashion, the Pixel 2 XL is down to Rs. 61,999 (MRP Rs. 73,000), and another Rs. 10,000 cashback on HDFC Bank credit cards. This means the effective price of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL goes down to Rs. 39,999 and Rs. 51,999, respectively. The two phones come with exchange discounts as well to make the deal ever sweeter.
Honor 8 Pro
The Honor 8 Pro is available for Rs. 24,999 on both e-commerce platforms at the moment, a discount of Rs. 5,000 on its launch price. The handset will be eligible for cashback of Rs. 2,000 on Citibank credit cards on Flipkart, while those who buy from Amazon will get Rs. 1,500 cashback on HDFC card purchases. The latter will also give buyers 64GB of 4G data and unlimited calls for 56 days at Rs. 343 on Idea numbers. Coming to the features, Honor 8 Pro has a 5.7-inch display with QHD resolution, Android Nougat-based software, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, 4000mAh battery, and dual 12-megapixel camera on the back.
Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung Galaxy S7 is selling for Rs. 26,990 on Flipkart, while its usual selling price is around Rs. 35,000. The smartphone has a 5.1-inch QHD resolution, Android Nougat-based software, octa-core Exynos 8890 SoC, 32GB storage, microSD support up to 256GB, 4GB RAM, 12-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, and 3000mAh battery. Buyers are also eligible for the cashback of Rs. 2,000 on purchases made using Citibank credit cards.
Price: Rs. 26,990 (MRP Rs. 46,000)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
Like its sibling, the Galaxy S7 Edge is also available at a steep discount in the ongoing Flipkart sale, and can be purchased for Rs. 35,990. The handset sports a curved Edge display on both sides and is slightly bigger than the S7 at 5.5-inch; its battery capacity is also larger, at 3600mAh. The other features and specifications are same as that of the standard model’s.
Price: Rs. 35,900 (MRP Rs. 41,900)
Honor 6X 32GB
The Honor 6X 32GB is listed at Rs. 7,999 in the Amazon sale, a significant price drop of Rs. 4,000 over its usual price. The smartphone has a 5.5-inch full-HD screen, Android Nougat-based custom skin, octa-core Kirin 655 SoC, 3GB RAM, microSD card support up to 128GB, and 3340mAh battery. The phone has a dual-camera setup with a12-megapixel sensor that supports PDAF, and a 2-megapixel sensor just below it; the selfie camera has a 8-megapixel sensor.
Price: Rs. 7,999 (MRP Rs. 11,999)
BlackBerry KEYone is available at a discount of Rs. 6,000 and can be purchased for Rs. 33,990 on Amazon as part of an app-only Lighting deal that ends at 8pm IST. The smartphone’s highlight is the physical QWERTY keyboard with contextual autocorrect, next-word prediction, and flick-typing. As for the specifications, the KEYone comes with a 4.5-inch display with 3:2 aspect ratio and 1080x1620 pixel resolution, Android Nougat-based software, Snapdragon 625 processor, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, microSD support up to 2TB, 12-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel front camera, and 3505mAh battery.
Price: Rs. 33,990 (MRP Rs 39,990)