Amazon's Freedom Sale has kicked off and will run until August 12. In case you missed out the Prime Day sale for any reason, this is a good chance to grab a couple of things you're looking to buy. The Amazon Freedom Sale will offer discounts, exchange offers, and cashback schemes on a large number of products.
As with most Amazon sales, most deals will be a combination of limited period Lightning Deals and other deals that are valid for a longer time. Amazon has teamed up with State Bank of India to offer 10 percent instant discount on payments made with the bank's debit and credit cards. The minimum amount has been set at Rs. 3,000 while the 10 percent discount is capped at Rs. 1,500. Amazon is also offering 5 percent cashback as Amazon Pay balance when you pay using UPI, netbanking, and other online payment methods.
We've handpicked the best deals in tech from the first day of Amazon's Freedom Sale so far. In case you're looking to buy a new big-screen TV, wireless headphones, smartphones, and other tech products, you may want to check out the deals below.
Honor 7X 64GB
The Honor 7X 64GB is available at a discounted price of Rs. 10,999 (MRP Rs. 16,999) during Amazon's Freedom Sale. You can exchange your old smartphone and get an additional discount of up to Rs. 9,000. The Honor 7X features a dual rear camera setup and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. It packs a 5.93-inch FHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and is powered by the Kirin 659 octa-core processor, supported by 4GB of RAM.
Price: Rs. 10,999 (MRP Rs. 16,999)
Honor View 10 128GB
The Honor View 10 128GB is down to Rs. 24,999 (MRP Rs. 35,999) as part of the Amazon sale. You can get up to Rs. 9,000 additional discount by exchanging your old phone along with your purchase. You can also opt for a no-cost EMI option that's available with almost all major credit cards. SBI debit and credit card users can get an additional 10 percent instant discount. The Honor View 10 features a dual camera setup at the rear and a 13-megapixel front-facing camera. It features a 5.99-inch Full View display and runs Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 out-of-the-box.
Price: Rs. 24,999 (MRP Rs. 35,999)
Sennheiser HD 4.50 SE wireless headphones
In case you missed the deal on Sennheiser's HD 4.50 SE wireless headphones during the Prime Day sale, here's another chance to grab them at 50 percent discount. The wireless headphones are available at Rs. 7,490 (MRP Rs. 14,990) but don't expect this deal to last very long. The Sennheiser HD 4.50 wireless headphones support Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity and feature active noise cancellation, making them ideal for travel-based usage. The company promises a 19-hour battery life on a full charge.
Price: Rs. 7,490 (MRP Rs. 14,990)
TCL 55-inch 4K smart LED TV
TCL's 55-inch 4K smart LED TV is available at a discounted price of Rs. 39,990 (MRP Rs. 59,990) on Amazon right now. At this price, it seems like a decent alternative to the Mi TV 4 55-inch, in case you're having a hard time getting one during flash sales. The TCL 55-inch 4K smart LED TV includes three HDMI ports, two USB port, and one VGA port. It comes with 18-month standard manufacturer warranty in case anything goes wrong.
Price: Rs. 39,990 (MRP Rs. 59,990)
Sony 55-inch Bravia KD-55A1 4K OLED smart TV
In case you're looking for the ultimate big-screen experience, the Sony 55-inch Bravia 4K OLED smart TV is available at Rs. 209,990 (MRP Rs. 304,900) on Amazon. The bundled exchange offer can get you another Rs. 18,900 (maximum) off the listed price. You can also get a no-cost EMI option with major credit cards. The TV is certified by Amazon to work with Alexa. It comes with four HDMI ports and three USB ports. It also features Sony's new acoustic surface technology which simply vibrates the screen to create sound.
Kindle Paperwhite Wi-Fi
The Kindle Paperwhite Wi-Fi is a great purchase during any sale on Amazon. Currently down to Rs. 8,999 (MRP Rs. 10,999), it makes a perfect personal purchase and a great gift as well. The Kindle Paperwhite includes a built-in backlight which enables you to read in the dark. It is the single biggest feature that differentiates it from the standard Kindle e-reader. It is thin and light, making it easy to carry around with you and the battery can last for weeks depending on your usage.
Price: Rs. 8,999 (MRP Rs. 10,999)
Amazon Fire TV Stick
The Amazon Fire TV Stick is down to Rs. 3,199 (MRP Rs. 3,999) in a Lightning Deal as part of the Amazon Freedom Sale. While that's not the lowest price we've seen on the streaming media player, it's still a decent product at this price. Pair your purchase with a payment from an SBI debit or credit card for another 10 percent instant discount. You can hook up the Fire TV Stick using an HDMI port to any compatible TV and play content from your favourite streaming apps and services. This deal is exclusive to Amazon Prime members.
Price: Rs. 3,199 (MRP Rs. 3,999)
10.or G 64GB
The 10.or G 64GB is down to Rs. 6,999 (MRP Rs. 13,999) on Amazon right now. The bundled exchange offer can take another Rs. 6,263 (maximum) off the listed price. The smartphone features a dual rear camera setup with dual tone LED flash along with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. It is powered by the Snapdragon 626 SoC, supported by 4GB of RAM. It comes with a 4000mAh battery and a 5.5-inch full HD display.
Price: Rs. 6,999 (MRP Rs. 13,999)
GoPro Hero action camera
GoPro's most affordable action camera is now even more pocket-friendly, thanks to a discount during the Amazon sale. The GoPro Hero is available for Rs. 16,990 (MRP Rs. 19,000) for a limited-period on Amazon. You'll get free Chesty and Shorty worth Rs. 7,300 with your purchase. The GoPro Hero can record video in 1080p (30 frames per second) and 720p (60 frames per second). Being an action camera, it can handle a little rough weather and is perfect for your next adventure trip.
Price: Rs. 16,990 (MRP Rs. 19,000)
JBL Cinema SB250 soundbar
No matter how fancy your big-screen TV is, chances are that it doesn't perform well in the sound department. The JBL Cinema SB250 soundbar can take care of it though. Currently down to Rs. 14,990 (MRP Rs. 29,990) on Amazon, the soundbar comes with a wireless subwoofer, making it easy to install and place alongside your TV. The soundbar's remote can be configured to act as a remote control for your TV as well.
Price: Rs. 14,990 (MRP Rs. 29,990)
Samsung 27-inch curved LED monitor
Add a fancy Samsung 27-inch curved LED monitor to your workstation and impress everyone, or maybe just make your desk look and feel better. The monitor is down to ₹19,999 (MRP ₹33,000) during Amazon's Freedom Sale. It features a bezel-less display along with inbuilt speakers. Samsung promises an immersive viewing experience thanks to the curved display. The monitor also includes support for AMD FreeSync which helps offer a smooth gameplay experience with minimal blur.
Price: ₹19,999 (MRP ₹33,000)
GoPro Hero 5 action camera
The GoPro Hero 5 action camera is down to ₹23,990 (MRP ₹28,000) for a limited period on Amazon. The bundle includes free DasBoot sleeve and lanyard. The camera can survive underwater up to 10m without a protective case. You can control the camera using simple voice commands.
Price: ₹23,990 (MRP ₹28,000)