Amazon Revises Dates for Great Indian Festival to October 3 Coinciding with Flipkart's Big Billion Days
E-commerce major Amazon has revised the dates of its upcoming Great Indian Festival and it will now coincide with Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale. Both Flipkart and Amazon sale events will now start on October 3.
Earlier, Amazon had announced the dates for the sale event as October 4 during a virtual event it had organized. The Amazon sale will run throughout the entire month and customers can enjoy discounts, cashbacks, etc., across categories like smartphones, computers, mobile accessories, and more. Amazon Prime members will get access to sale deals a day early.
To attract customers during the Great Indian Festival sale, Amazon has created a dedicated webpage that indicates discounts on various mobile phone models and accessories, electronic devices such as smartwatches, tablets, and laptops, and home appliances including smart TVs.
On the other hand, the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale will go on till October 10, and customers can enjoy similar deals on a range of products.
This year, Amazon has partnered with HDFC Bank to offer users a 10 percent instant discount on both regular and EMI transactions. Further, Amazon Pay will let users save up to Rs 5,000 during the Great Indian Festival sale. Other deals would include no-cost EMI and free delivery.
The Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale will offer up to 80 percent discount on electronics and accessories like smartwatches, power banks, headphones, and speakers, up to 70 percent off on smart TVs, and up to 80 percent discount on products offered by Flipkart brands like Smartbuy and MarQ.