Following up o Flipkart’s Big Diwali Sale, Amazon today kicked off its Great Indian Festival Sale. Set to end on November 5, theGreat Indian Festival Sale will be offering an exclusive range of smartphones for a starting EMI cost of Rs 999 per month, up to Rs 6,000 extra discount on exchange, an assured future exchange value of up to 70 percent, discounts of up to Rs 25,000 on laptops and up to 70 percent off on camera and audio products.
Amazon has partnered with HDFC Bank to offer users a 10 percent discount when making payment through HDFC Credit and debit cards. Users will also be able to redeem an additional 5 percent cashback on purchase of a total order of Rs 2,000 – Rs 4,999 and 10 percent cashback for an order value of Rs 5,000 and above. Amazon is offering no-cost EMI packages and free deliveries on first order. Customers will also be able to avail vouchers on Swiggy and BookMyShow on shopping for Rs 500 or more.
Here are a few deals available on smartphones you’d like to buy during the Big Diwali Sale:
Honor Play | 4GB/64GB @ Rs 17,999
The Honor Play features a 6.3-inch Full HD+ display and is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset with ARM Mali-G72 MP12 GPU, 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The device features a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor at the back, while for the front, there is a 16-megapixel shooter. The phone is backed by 3750mAh battery and it runs on Android 8.1 Oreo, which is based on EMUI 8.1. The Honor Play is currently available on Amazon India for Rs 2,000 lesser than its launch price and can thus be purchased at Rs 17,999.
Realme 1 | 4GB/64GB @ Rs 9,990
Realme 1 features a 6-inch Full HD+ IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and an 84.75 percent screen-to-body ratio. The device is powered by 2.0GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P60 processor with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. There’s a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF and bokeh effect. For the front, there will be an 8-megapixel shooter for selfies and video calling along with portrait mode. The front camera features AI and machine learning and the device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with ColorOS 5.0 running on top of it. The Realme 1 is backed by a 3410mAh battery.
Motorola Moto G6 | 4GB/64GB @ Rs 12,999
Moto G6 features a 5.7-inch Full HD+ display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by a 1.8 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450 SoC with Adreno 506 GPU, 4GB RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. It ships with Android 8.0 Oreo and has two rear cameras – 12-megapixel primary camera with 76-degree lens and f/1.8 aperture. There’s 5-megapixel front camera with 79-degree lens and f/2.2 aperture and the device is backed by a 3000mAh battery with TurboCharge support. The Moto G6 is now available with a flat discount of Rs 3,000 for a price of Rs 12,999 on Amazon.
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 | 4GB/64GB @ Rs 10,999
The Redmi Y2 from Xiaomi features a 5.99-inch HD+ display with 1440 x 720 pixels resolution and an aspect ratio of 18:9. Armed with a 2GHz Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor with Adreno 506 GPU, the smartphone comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It comes equipped with dual rear cameras of 12MP primary and 5MP for AI portrait shots. For the front, the device has a 16MP front-facing camera for selfies. The Redmi Y2 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and it has 3,080 mAh battery.
Huawei P20 Lite | 4GB/64GB @ Rs 14,999
Huawei P20 Lite features a 5.84-inch full HD+ display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels. The phone is backed by octa-Core Kirin 659 processor, clocked at 2.36GHz with Mali T830-MP2 GPU, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. There are a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor at the back for bokeh effect. For the front, there is a 16-megapixel shooter. The phone runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with company’s EMUI 8.0 running on top of it and is fuelled by a 3000mAh battery with fast charging support.
LG V30 Plus | 4GB/128GB @ Rs 29,990
Launched for a price of Rs 44,990 last year, LG V30+ features a 6.0-inch Quad HD+ OLED FullVision display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor along with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The device sports dual rear cameras with a 16-megapixel standard lens with aperture f/1.6 and a 13-megapixel wide-angle lens with aperture f/1.9. For the front, there is a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with a wide-angle lens. The device comes loaded with a 3,300mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support.
Apple iPhone X | 64GB @ Rs 74,999
iPhone X sports a 5.8-inch Super Retina OLED Display with no bezels, a resolution of 2436 x 1125 pixels and has a pixel density of 458ppi. It’s powered by the A11 Bionic chip with a neural engine and FaceID authentication which houses a dot projector, infrared camera, flood illuminator to allow 3D face recognition. The dual rear cameras come with a combination of 12-megapixel wide angle lens with aperture f/1.8 and 12-megapixel telephoto lens with aperture f/2.4 with both the sensors support Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS). For the front, there is a 7-megapixel camera.
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier @ Rs 19,990
The Gear S3 Frontier sports a 1.3-inch Circular Super AMOLED the with 360 x 360 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ for protection. It’s powered by 1GHz Dual-Core processor paired with 768MB RAM and 4GB internal memory. The wearable runs on Tizen based wearable platform 2.3.2 and has a 380mAh Li-ion battery, which claims to last up to four days on a single charge and also supports wireless charging. The Galaxy Gear S3 Frontier is water resistant and offers military-level durability (Military Standard MIL-STD-810G).
Amazon Echo Dot @ Rs 2,999
The Echo Dot speaker has a compact design and it features far-field voice recognition, which allows it to understand commands from a distance. With the built-in speaker, users can talk with Alexa and listen to music, and one can simply connect it to other speakers via Bluetooth or through 3.5mm stereo cable. This will bring Amazon Alexa to any home entertainment system. While the smallest sibling in Echo Dot is priced at Rs 2,999, the Echo and Echo Plus are available for Rs 6,999 and Rs 11,999 respectively.