Ringing in the new year, Flipkart has announced a ‘Mobile Bonanza’ sale from January 3 to January 5, 2018, offering discounts on a wide range of smartphones from Google, Samsung, Xiaomi, Motorola and other makers. In addition to discounts, the e-tailer is offering a BuyBack Guarantee at Rs 149; no cost EMI, and up to Rs 18,000 off on exchange of old phones. The previous two sales- New Pinch Days and Big Shopping Days offered discounts on popular smartphones in different price categories.
Google’s 2017 flagship, the Pixel 2 will be available at Rs, 39,999 from the earlier price of Rs. 61,000. The smartphone has been consistently rated to have the best camera among flagship devices released this year.
Samsung Galaxy S7, the South Korean maker’s 2016 flagship will go on sale at Rs. 26,990 from Rs. 46,000. The smartphone includes internals still capable of running the latest operating system from Google without too many hiccups. Samsung flagship devices are built to last, and buyers’ need not fret over the release date of its smartphones.
Xiaomi’s best selling smartphone in India, the Redmi Note 4 with 4GB RAM will discount at Rs. 10,999 from Rs. 12,999. The smartphone includes the Snapdragon 625 SoC, which is capable of handling CPU intensive applications and games.
Those looking for pure Android experience on a Xiaomi device can choose the Mi A1 (with 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage) which will be available at Rs. 12,999 from Rs. 14,999. The smartphone also features a dual 12MP rear camera setup. Unlike other Xiaomi devices that run a skinned version of Android, the Mi A1 caters to those who prefer a more bare-boned OS with minor tweaks.
In the Moto range of series, the company’s most popular mid-range smartphone, the Moto G5 Plus will be available at a price of Rs. 9,999 from Rs. 16,999. The Moto G5 Plus has been rated as one of the best mid-range devices on the market today, outranking even its latest sibling, the Moto G5 Plus. At a price of Rs 9,999, the G5 Plus is the best device available in the below Rs. 10,000 price bracket.
The Moto C Plus, with a large 4000mAh battery and 16GB storage will discount at Rs 5,999 from Rs 6,999. Moto devices include a near-stock Android experience.
Lenovo K5 Note with 4GB RAM and 64 Gb storage will discount at Rs. 11,481 from Rs. 13,499; and the K8 Plus will be available from Rs. 8,981.
Samsung On5 and the J3 Pro will be available at Rs 6,490 and Rs 6,990 respectively.