Flipkart, the Indian e-commerce site has announced “The Big Freedom Sale” as the country’s 70th independence day is around the corner. The sale will initiate from August 9 and will go on until August 11 midnight. During the sale, the e-commerce website is offering a 10 percent discount on payment with HDFC bank debit and credit card.
Flipkart is giving discounts of at least 71 percent on certain products under the ‘Largest Democracy, Largest Deals’ offer. The company has also created its own exclusive list which includes the Lenovo K5 Note smartphone, flat 50 percent off on smart watches and few other products that come under the electronic gadgets and accessories category.
Meanwhile, earlier this week, Amazon India also announced the ‘Amazon Great Indian Sale’ where the online shopping platform is offering the sale starting August 9 at midnight and will run for 3 days until August 12. Amazon Prime members will be eligible for some exclusive Prime-only deals including 30 minutes early access to top deals. The e-commerce website has also come up with a ‘Guess Who’ game along with puzzles, which would allow buyers to catch a brief look at the products that will get deals during the sale. Users can play the game and solve the puzzles on August 7 and August 8 exclusively on the app. Amazon will put out a new puzzle every hour from 10 AM to 10 PM on both the days.
Now the interesting part will be to see which of the e-commerce website will give the most attractive deals.