Amazon Great Indian Festival: Here are A Few Tech Deals You Can Expect

Amazon Great Indian Festival: Here are A Few Tech Deals You Can Expect

With the festive season now upon us, Amazon India has announced the Great Indian Festival with several new products on offer along with attractive discounts. 

The deals will go live on October 16 for Amazon Prime customers whereas non-Prime members will have to wait until the next day i.e. October 17 to access the deals on offer. The online retailer will also offer a flat 10 per cent discount for transactions made using HDFC debit or credit cards. 

So what are the deals that the retailer is currently offering? We’ll go through some categories to make sure you’re well prepared when the sale kicks off. Given the high volume of customers using the platform during the Great Indian Festival, products are expected to run out of stock fairly quickly. Keeping this in mind, it makes sense to prepare well in advance.

High-End Smartphones

It goes without saying that smartphone discounts will be at their highest during this limited period sale. One can expect to find massive discounts on the Apple iPhone 11 and other models in the series such as the 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max given that Apple is expected to officially unveil the next-gen iPhone 12 lineup on October 13.

Further, the recently unveiled Samsung Galaxy M51 will see a price drop with the phone expected to cost ₹22,499 during the sale. Xiaomi will reportedly slash the pricing of the Mi 10 5G as the company prepares for the launch of the Mi 10T on Oct 15.OnePlus fans will like to know that the OnePlus 8 5G will likewise see a price reduction across all storage/RAM variants. This comes as the manufacturer is gearing up to release the OnePlus 8T on October 14.

Smart TVs and Soundbars

The festive season also brings huge discounts on home electronics like smart TVs and soundbars. Thanks to the addition of several new manufacturers in the Smart TV segment, customers now have a wider range of choices as well. As for the sale, top TV brands like Samsung, LG, Sony, Panasonic, OnePlus, Mi, TCL, and a few others will offer discounts of up to 50 per cent on their televisions. Those that get a Smart TV will also have the chance to save on soundbars that complement the audio performance of your television. Though Amazon has not disclosed the deals for soundbars yet, the discounts are expected to be available across brands like Bose, Blaupunkt, Infinity by Harman, Boat, JBL, Samsung, Philips, and so on. Discounts are also available if the customer is purchasing a Smart TV and the soundbar at the same time.

Tablets and Laptops

Those seeking an upgrade to their laptop will find a plethora of options during the Amazon Great Indian Festival with a bunch of exchange offers in place to replace your existing laptop although the discounts haven’t been disclosed on all models yet. Moreover, tablets like the 7th-gen Apple iPad, Lenovo Tab M10 HD, and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite are expected to be discounted by up to 45 per cent during the sale. 

Amazon Devices

For those looking to make the switch to Amazon’s Alexa-powered home entertainment platform, devices like the Echo Dot, Fire TV Stick as well as the Echo Plus will see a price reduction of up to 50 per cent. Devices like the Fire TV Stick 4K will see its price dropping to ₹3,599 while it usually costs ₹5,999.  

Peripherals and Accessories

Lastly, there are going to be discounts on accessories like keyboards, mice, wireless routers, as well as wireless headphones. Printer brands like Epson, HP, Canon and others are offering up to 50 per cent off on their printers. Those looking to invest in a healthier lifestyle can also look for big discounts on fitness trackers or smartwatches.