Flipkart had earlier announced its annual sale Big Billion Days 2021 to run from October 7-12. After this Amazon also announced its Great Indian Festival 2021 sale to start from October 4. But it seems that both the companies have made up their mind to start their sale together. Flipkart decided to change its sale from October 3 to October 10 and soon after that Amazon has also shifted its sale date to October 3-10. The Flipkart Big Billion Days and Amazon Great Indian Festival sale will start simultaneously from October 3 and will continue till October 10.
As always, Flipkart Plus members will be able to access the sale earlier than regular customers. However, regular customers can quickly get access to the online sale by redeeming their SuperCoins. On the other hand, Amazon Prime customers will also be able to take advantage of the sale a day in advance. However, for non-prime members, the sale will start at the scheduled time. Both these 8 days of the sale will see a lot of offers on mobile phones, laptops, tablets, smartwatches, earbuds, and other products.
Flipkart Big Billion Days vs Amazon Great Indian Festival 2021: sale dates
Both Flipkart and Amazon have rescheduled their Big Billion Days and Great Indian Festival sales respectively, expressing fierce competition. Now both these sales will start from 3rd October and will run till 10th October. Where earlier the sale of Flipkart was going to run from 7 to 12 October. At the same time, e-commerce giant Amazon organized its sale for October 4.
Flipkart Big Billion Days 2021 discounts, offers
The 2021 edition of the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale is claimed to bring discounts and offers on a slew of feature phones and smartphones. Brands like Motorola, Oppo, Poco, Realme, Samsung, and Vivo are launching new products which will be available during the sale. The e-commerce website will showcase the launch of products like Motorola Edge 20 Pro, Moto Tab G20, and Realme 4K Google TV Stick.
In addition to deals and discounts on products, there will be a 10 percent instant discount for customers using Axis Bank and ICICI Bank credit or debit cards. There will also be assured cashback on wallet and UPI transactions through Paytm.
Amazon Great Indian Festival 2021 discounts, offers
Even during the Amazon sale, it has been claimed to get bumper discounts on smartphones from many brands including Samsung, OnePlus, Xiaomi, Apple. Bumper discounts are also going to be available on iPhone and Samsung’s Note 20 series. Along with smartphones, there will also be discounts on products like laptops, smart TVs, smartwatches, headphones, true wireless earbuds, etc. Customers who make purchases using ICICI Bank credit cards will get up to 5 percent reward points, including a bonus of Rs 750. Customers using the Rs 1,000 gift card will get a reward of Rs 1,000, while customers who deposit money into their Amazon Pay balance will get a reward of Rs 200.