Flipkart’s annual Big Billion Days sale is scheduled between October 10-14, in which customers are expected to witness hundreds of deals as well as bank discounts and cashback offers. With just a few days to go for the Flipkart sale, Huawei sub-brand Honor has revealed discounts and buyback offers for six of its smartphones - the Honor 9N, Honor 7A, Honor 7S, Honor 9 Lite, Honor 9i, and Honor 10. The smartphone brand is offering mobile protection for all of these models starting at Rs. 199.
As part of the Big Billion Days sale starting on October 10, the Honor 9N gets a Rs. 2,000 price cut. The 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage model will be sold for Rs. 9,999, down from Rs. 11,999; and the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant will be available for Rs. 11,999, down from the usual Rs. 13,999. Honor 7A gets a Rs. 1,000 price cut and will be sold for Rs. 7,999, down from its launch price of Rs. 8,999. The Honor 7S will also be available at a discounted price of Rs. 6,499, down from Rs. 6,999.
Both variants of the Honor 9 Lite smartphone are also available with certain deals. The base variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage gets a Rs. 1,000 price cut and will be sold for Rs. 9,999, down from the original Rs. 10,999. The variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB onboard storage will be sold for its original price of Rs. 14,999, but comes with an additional Rs. 3,000 exchange discount in Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale.
Next, the Honor 9i will be sold for Rs. 12,999, down from Rs. 14,999 - a Rs. 2,000 price cut - during the Flipkart sale. Lastly, the company’s flagship Honor 10 will be sold at a substantial Rs. 8,000 price difference, down to Rs. 24,999 from the launch price of Rs. 32,999. Other brands are also expected to reveal their Big Billion Days deals in the run up to the actual sale. Customers can also avail 10 percent instant discount with HDFC Bank debit and credit cards, as well as no cost EMIs with Bajaj Finserv cards.
Honor on Wednesday also announced that it had sold 2 million smartphones in the first half of 2018 on Flipkart, and aims to sell 1 million more phones during the festive season this year on the Walmart-owned e-tailer's website.
Speaking on the announcement, P Sanjeev, Vice President, Sales, Huawei Consumer Business Group said, "We have received an overwhelming response from the Indian consumers for our innovative technology available at the most affordable price, the recently published IDC report is a clear indication of honor’s progression and support from the Indian audience. Moreover, our partnership with Flipkart has reinforced our commitment towards our fans and users. Specifically, for this festive season we will take the celebrations to new heights by creating another milestone on Honor smartphones giving a plethora of Indian consumer to become a part of the Honor experience."
Senior Director, Ayyappan Rajagopal, Flipkart said, “Our partnership has taken a new height as we have achieved huge growth compared to last year and yet again this festive season, we aim to create another milestone. Our partnership with Honor India is in line with our overall objective of ensuring everyone in India has access to great smartphone technology at any given price point.”
Late last month, the brand had hosted its Honor Days sale across Flipkart and HiHonor.com that saw discounts, exchange discounts, and complimentary data on select Honor smartphones in the country.