Amazon Great Indian Sale vs Flipkart Freedom Sale
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It is raining discounts online. Amazon India, Snapdeal and Flipkart are celebrating the 70th Independence Day of India by offering steep discounts on products. Everything from electronics to clothing and automobiles is getting heavy discounts during the limited-period sale. Amazon's Great Indian Sale has completed its first day and continues to attract consumers on the second day as well.

Amazon Great Indian Sale started on Monday and runs through Wednesday. Many special deals and offers are available for online shoppers. Exclusive benefits for Amazon Prime members bring 30-minute early access to top "lightning deals" every day and free one-day shipping on eligible items with no minimum order.

As a part of the three-day sale, Amazon is offering an additional 10 percent discount to buyers shopping with SBI credit and debit cards through Amazon app, and 7.5 percent off on purchases made through the website. The maximum discount is Rs. 2,000 and shoppers must spend at least Rs. 5,000 to avail the benefits.

Amazon started its sale with a bang. The company said that it sold the first 100,000 units right after the sale began at midnight. The demand for products under large appliances, software and kids' apparels witnessed its biggest spike. Smartphones and mobile devices received great discounts during the first day and the online retailer is continuing the smartphone offers on its second day as well.

Listed below are the top smartphone deals during Amazon Great Indian Sale day 2:

Apple iPhone 6 16GB: Rs. 38,499 (26% off)
Apple iPhone 6 Plus 16GB: Rs. 40,196 (35% off)
Xiaomi Mi 5: Rs. 22,999 (8% off)
YU Yuphoria: Rs. 5,499 (31% off)
Obi Worldphone SF1 32GB: Rs. 9,999 (29% off)
Samsung Galaxy E5 16GB: Rs. 10,499 (34% off)
OnePlus X Ceramic: Rs. 18,999 (17% off)
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge: Rs. 36,999 (25% off)
Acer Liquid Jade: Rs. 9,999 (50% off)
OnePlus 2 64GB: Rs. 20,999 (9% off) / 16GB: Rs. 19,999 (5% off)
Amazon Kindle Paperwhite: Rs. 8,999 (18% off)
HTC Desire 620G Dual SIM (8GB): Rs. 7,958 (47% off)
Samsung On7 Pro 16GB: Rs. 10,190 (9% off)
Xiaomi Mi 4i: Rs. 11,999 (8% off)

Note: These offers are subject to change anytime, but most deals on smartphones last until Wednesday midnight. Verify discounts on before making a purchase.

Amazon Great Indian Sale extends beyond smartphones. Some offers are listed below:


Apple Macbook Pro 13-inch 4GB RAM, i5, 500GB SSD: Rs. 52,799 (33% off)
Asus 15.6-inch i7/8GB RAM/1TBSSD/Windows 10: Rs. 61,299 (14% off)
Lenovo Yoga 500 14-inch Touchscreen Laptop: Rs. 29,990 (14% off)
Apple Macbook Air 13" i5/4GB RAM/128GB SSD: Rs. 57,999 (2% off)


Canon EOS 1200D with 18-55mm and 55-250mm IS II Lens,8GB card and Carry Bag: Rs. 23,999 (35% off)
Nikon D5300 with 18-55mm VR Kit Lens, 8GB Card and Camera Bag: Rs. 35,895 (18% off)
Sony Alpha A58K with 18-55mm Lens: Rs. 29,858 (17% off)
Canon EOS 70D with EF-S 18-55mm IS STM Kit Lens: Rs. 61,995 (28% off)

Watches: Up to 70 percent off

Ray Ban and other sunglasses: Flat 30 percent off and more

Headphones: Up to 60 percent off

Furniture: Up to 50 percent off

Software: Up to 70 percent off

Books: Minimum 60 percent off