Flipkart's Big Billion Day Sale started Monday with mobile phones and tablets topping the charts of the biggest deals on offer. The most popular deals so far include the Nokia X at Rs. 700, Moto E at Rs. 5,499, the Moto X (first generation) at Rs. 17,999, and the Nokia Lumia 1020 at Rs. 13,999, after being Rs. 19,999 earlier in the day.
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Flipkart is also offering the Xiaomi 5200mAh power bank at Rs. 500, and a Rs. 4,000 exchange discount on the Moto X (Gen 2) and the Moto G (Gen 2). The Nokia Lumia 525 was available for a very short while at 90 percent off, before the sold out board went up rather quickly. The Asus ZenFone 5 and Asus ZenFone 4 A400CG on discounts compared to their usual price, while the current generation entry-level MacBook Air has been going under Rs. 50,000.
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It's worth pointing out that Snapdeal and Amazon are also running Diwali sales of their own, so do check them out as well. Please read our tips on how to identify reliable sellers on these sites before purchasing.
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Here's a sneak peak of what you can expect on Flipkart throughout the day:
- Multiple items will be available at Rs. 1.
- Flipkart will offer up to 30 percent discount on popular smartphones.
- Laptops will be up for grabs starting at Rs. 15,000.
- Fashion items & perfumes will be available at 50 percent off.
- Toys will also be available at 50 percent discount.
It's worth pointing out that Flipkart says there will be no refunds or cancellations of items bought as part of the Big Billion Day Sale. The items will only be eligible for replacement, in case of any defects.
Also expected to make an appearance during the Flipkart Big Billion Day Sale are some of the Flipkart exclusive smartphones like the Asus ZenFone 4 A450CG, Asus Zenfone 6, and others.
Xiaomi, another company that sells phones in India only via Flipkart has already announced it will make 1,50,000 units of Xiaomi Redmi 1S smartphone available on Monday. The last batch of Xiaomi Mi 3 smartphones will also go on sale at Flipkart on the same day.
Other recently announced phones like the Huawei Honor 6, Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro, and Alcatel One Touch Fire C are also set to make their debut in the market via Flipkart on the Big Billion Day.
On top of all these discounts, Standard Chartered and Citibank card holders will be eligible for an additional 10 percent cashback.
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