For the ones who have missed out on the Amazon Prime Day Sale, just a month back, the e-commerce giant has released yet another trail of deals and discounts and this time, which is applicable for all its customers. Termed as the Amazon Freedom Sale, and occurring between 9th-12th August, this one is offering interesting deals and cash backs, in addition to the expected ‘80% discounts’ on certain categories.
For this sale, Amazon has in fact 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 ₹3,000 while the 10 percent discount is capped at ₹1,500. In addition, Amazon is also offering 5 percent cash back as Amazon Pay balance if users pay using UPI, net banking, and other online payment methods.
Now, a quick glance into the best deals from the first day of Amazon’s Freedom Sale so far.
Mobile Phones and Electronics:
Quite a good time for the tech enthusiasts now, as discounts of up to 40% off on mobile phones and up to 50% off on electronics are provided for customers to upgrade to latest models. The sale is offering the much-coveted OnePlus 6 at an extra discount of ₹2000 on an exchange, with no cost EMI offers starting at ₹5,833 a month. Other additional deals include Samsung On7 Pro at less than ₹7,000, and Moto G5s Plus at just ₹11,999, with an additional of ₹1,000 off on exchange.
Also, the Honor 7X 64GB is available at a discounted price of ₹10,999 (MRP ₹16,999) during Amazon’s Freedom Sale. Users can, in fact, exchange their your old smartphone and get an additional discount of up to ₹9,000.
Again, the Honor View 10 128GB is down to ₹24,999 (MRP ₹35,999) as part of the Amazon sale. Users can also avail up to ₹9,000 additional discount by exchanging the old phone along with the purchase. Users might 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.
In addition, there are hard-to-miss offers on electronics as well, with some items being offered at nearly 50% discounts. For instance, at minimum ₹8,000 off, sets of Xbox One X would be definitely a hit this season. Other top offers include over 40% off on JBL Go Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speakers, Canon DSLRs starting just ₹21,990, 43-inch Full HD LED Ips TVs at nearly half price, nearly 80% off on Sennheiser, Sony and Boat headphones, and lots more. Other offers on electronics exclusively for Prime members include ₹3000 off on Echo, Fire TV, and Kindle.
Good news for the fashion lovers as well. With shoppers expecting nothing less than 80% off on fashion during online sales, Amazon Freedom Sale is offering just that to its customers. This includes over ‘500 brands in 20 lakh plus styles’. Additionally, there would also be over 30 exclusive brands going on sale this season.
Top deals include items from Sonam Kapoor-launched Rheson starting at ₹899, minimum 40% off on brands like GAP, apparels, and accessories from Shopper’s Stop, Peter England and Levi’s. Other brands included in the sale are Puma, Fastrack, American Tourister, UCB, Jockey, Red Tape, and Caprese, to name a few. Designer brands like Ritu Kumar, Satya Paul, Taurus and Rohit Bal are also offered up for sale.
Home & decor items:
With up to 70% discounts on home and outdoor products, shoppers would be now spoilt for choice this sales season. This includes large appliances like washing machines and refrigerators, furniture, kitchen appliances as well as other home products.
Some blockbuster deals include front-loading washing machine worth ₹13,990, single-door refrigerators at around ₹10,000, up to 45% off on treadmills and exercise bikes, curtains starting at just ₹200, and more.
With Amazon’s Freedom Sale providing interesting deals and discounts on a range of products across brands, rival Flipkart is also playing catch-up. The e-commerce player would be launching its ‘Big Freedom Sale’ tomorrow, and this would also stretch into the weekend.