The Indian e-commerce giant, Flipkart, is here with a new sale for its customers, and this time it is offering many deals especially for mobile phone buyers. On Monday, November 19, Flipkart introduced the Mobile Bonanza Sale which will go on till November 23 and it will over discounts, offers and much more for mobile phone buyers on the website or its Flipkart app. As part of this sale, phones from brands like Asus, Realme, Honor, Xiaomi, Apple and Nokia and more are going to be under discount. The offers won’t only be limited to a single price segment but will be extended for budget phones, mid-range phones and even to select premium handsets. Some of the titles which have been spotted on this sale include the Google Pixel 2 XL, Moto X4, Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1, Realme 2, Poco F1, Honor 9N and Nokia 8 Sirocco. The sale is also offering a no-cost EMI option for HDFC card users with the monthly instalment starting at Rs 499. Read ahead to know more about the most attractive deals of this sale.
Discounts on Asus, Realme and Xiaomi Phones
Taiwanese brand Asus has also offered its phones up on sale for the Flipkart Mobile Bonanza. Asus is offering its most popular phones like the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 at the price of Rs 9,999 for the 3GB RAM model which bears an original price tag of Rs 10,999. On the other hand, the 4GB RAM model of the phone comes at the price of Rs 10,499, which originally costs Rs 12,999. There is also a 6GB variant of the phone which retails in the sale for Rs 13,999, which is down from its original MRP of Rs 14,999.
More phones by Asus, which have been put up on sale include the Asus Zenfone Max M1 and the Asus Zenfone Lite L1. Both of these phones will be available with price tags of Rs 7,499 (original price Rs 8,999) and Rs 5,999 (original price Rs 6,999) respectively. The Asus flagship, the Zenfone 5Z also comes with a Rs 5,000 discount for the 6GB and 64GB variant both and it now bears a price tag of Rs 24,999 down from its retail price of Rs 29,999. The 6GB and 128GB version costs Rs 27,999 in the sale and the 8GB and 256GB version costs Rs 31,999.
Realme is also not lagging behind in this Bonanza Sale and has put up its phone with discounts for the buyers. Flipkart is offering the Realme 2 64GB version with a discounted price tag of Rs 10,990, down from the original price of Rs. 11,990. Buyers will also be able to get an exchange discount up to Rs 10,400 on this smartphone. Another phone by Realme, which is the Realme 2 Pro is retailing at Rs 13,990 as part of this sale.
Xiaomi’s star phone, the Redmi Note 5 Pro is retailing at the price of Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model while its actual cost was Rs 14,999. It’s also worth remembering that the phone had initially received a price slash of Rs 1,000 in India. Xiaomi is also offering a Rs 2,000 extra discount for buyers exchanging their old smartphones. However, there is no stand-alone discount for Poco F1 buyers.
Discounts on Google, Nokia and Honor Handsets
Among the Google handsets, the 64GB version of the Pixel 2 XL is retailing with the discount of Rs 4,500 and now costs Rs 40,999, down from its previous price of Rs 45,499. There is also a no-cost EMI option of Rs 3,944 per month for the new Google Pixel 3 line-up.
HMD Global’s phone, the Nokia 8 Sirocco is also retailing with a whopping discount of Rs 13,000 in this sale. The smartphone which initially bore a price tag of Rs 49,999 is now retailing only for Rs 36,999 in the Flipkart Mobile Bonanza sale. The Nokia 6.1 Plus is available in a steal deal with its price tag being just Rs 14,999 down from Rs 17,600 and the Nokia 5.1 Plus also being on a discounted rate of Rs 10,499 down from its original price tag of Rs 13,199 during the sale on Flipkart.
The Honor 10, which is the flagship from Honor is retailing with an Rs 8,000 price difference, and now bears a price tag of Rs 24,999 with the initial price of the phone being 32,999. The Honor 9N has also received a Rs 2,000 price cut where the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage model is up for sale with a price tag of Rs 9,999, down from Rs 11,999; and the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant is selling for Rs 11,999, down from the original price tag of Rs 13,999. The budget segment phone, the Honor 7A is retailing for Rs 7,999, with its launch price being Rs 8,999.
The Honor 7S is up for sale on Flipkart with a Rs 1,000 discount and now bears a price tag of Rs 5,999, down from Rs 6,999. The Honor 9i is another phone with a discount which is retailing for Rs 12,999 down from Rs 14,999. The 3GB/32GB variant of the Honor 9 Lite is also retailing for Rs 9,999 down from Rs 10,999 and the 4GB/64GB model of the handset, which has been priced at Rs 14,999, is available with an exchange discount of Rs 3,000.
Discounts on Motorola, Apple and Other Brands
Flipkart is also offering a massive discount on the Moto X4 as well, which is now retailing for Rs 10,999, as opposed to its previous price tag of Rs 22,999. The Motorola One Power is also another phone which is available with a price tag of Rs 15,999 down from its original price tag of Rs 18,999.
There are also some ‘great deals’ on Apple iPhones which would interest the buyers on Flipkart. As part of the sale, the 2017 flagship from Apple, the iPhone X is available with a Rs 12,431 discount for the 64GB storage variant, and it now costs Rs 79,999. There are also exchange discounts and no-cost EMI options for this phone.
Further, there are some additional deals in the Flipkart Mobile Bonanza Sale which might interest the buyers. Some of the most notable discounts include the Vivo V9 Pro at Rs 15,990 (down from Rs 17,990), Vivo V9 Youth at Rs 11,990 (down from Rs 19,990), Xperia R1 Dual at Rs 7,990 (down from Rs 9,990), Infinix Note 5 at Rs 8,999 (down from Rs 10,999), the 3GB RAM variant of Oppo A71k is retailing for Rs 8,990 (down from Rs 10,990), and the 2GB model of LG K9 4G LTE costs Rs 6,299 (down from Rs 7,999), the Yu Ace is available at Rs 5,499 (down from Rs 7,999), while the Infinix Smart 2 is retailing for Rs 4,999 with its original price tag being Rs 6,999.
As part of this sale, buyers exchanging their 3G-enabled phone with a 4G smartphone will be able to get a minimum discount of Rs 750. Also, buyers of the LG Q Stylus will benefit from a discount of Rs 5,000 on an exchange. The discount amount for the Vivo X21 (6GB/ 128GB model) will be Rs 6,000, and it will be Rs 2,000 for the buyers of Vivo V11 and Vivo V11 Pro. As part of the sale, the Samsung Galaxy On6 is also retailing for Rs 9,990 down from its original price tag of Rs 15,490.
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