In this new year, the largest Indian e-commerce store, Amazon India today kicked off their ‘Amazon Great Indian Sale‘ with some amazing deals. On the other hand, the Snapdeal’s Unbox India Sale goes live tomorrow. If you are interested in buying a smartphone during this sales season, below are the few curated deals which offer great value for money. Don’t forget to come back as more deals will be added to list once they go live in the next few hours.
If you are yet to decide between two of your favorite smartphones, head over to our smartphone comparison page to choose the best.
Tip: Amazon India is also offering 10% cashback on site and 15% cashback on the app for the purchases made through Amazon Pay (Min Transaction – Rs. 250 & Max Cashback – Rs. 750) and SBI Debit and Credit Cards (Min Transaction – Rs. 5,000 & Max Cashback – Rs. 1,750).
Apple iPhone 5S is still one of the best-selling iPhones in the Indian market. With its small 4-inch form factor, the iPhone 5S is still the best choice for those who look for a compact smartphone. The Space Grey variant of the 16GB iPhone 5S is now listed on Amazon India for just Rs. 15,999. It comes with a Retina Display and also features a Touch ID fingerprint sensor for making the device even more secure. Though it runs on the year’s old iOS 7 out of the box, it can be updated to the latest iOS 10 that brings several new features.
At the launch time, InFocus Bingo 10 is the most affordable smartphone to run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. While the Android 7.0 Nougat is already out, still most of the manufacturers are launching Marshmallow based smartphones. The Bingo 10 comes with a 5MP front and rear cameras and interestingly both the cameras are accompanied by LED flash. At just Rs. 2,999, the Bingo 10 can capture good selfies even in the low light conditions. It sports 4.5-inch display and includes 1GB RAM and 8GB of expandable storage. The 2,000mAh battery on this device lasts for 320 hours on standby.
- Lenovo Z2 Plus (MRP: INR 17,999.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01FM7HV7K’ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’4128fdb4-dede-11e6-a534-195e815cbdd1′])
Lenovo launched the Z2 Plus smartphone in two variants in the Indian market. The base variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB of storage is now available for just Rs. 14,999. It is powered by the Snapdragon 820 SoC that is also used in the Samsung Galaxy S7 and OnePlus 3 Smartphones. The Z2 Plus features a 5-inch Full HD display and runs on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The device support 4G VoLTE which makes the device usable with Jio 4G SIM. The 13MP rear camera on this device comes with Hybrid Autofocus including PDAF & CAF and record videos at 4K resolution.
- Moto G4 Play (MRP: INR 8,999.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01FM7GIR4′ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’5c5b1e1c-dede-11e6-8b32-55089d317216′])
Moto G4 Play is the company’s latest affordable smartphone launched at Rs. 8,999. During the Amazon Great Indian Sale, it became even cheaper after the additional Rs. 1,000 discount. This 5-inch device is also splash proof, thanks to the water repellent nano coating. It is powered by Snapdragon 410 SoC and packs 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The device supports dual SIM, and both the SIM slots are 4G LTE capable. At this price, the Moto G4 Play also sports an 8MP rear camera, a 5MP selfie camera, and a 2800mAh battery.
- Micromax Canvas 6 Pro (MRP: INR 14,999.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01FB3NRKA’ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’7b6e70fb-dede-11e6-b6c9-41c1ee1bbdbc’])
With 40% discount, Micromax Canvas 6 Pro is a steal deal with its above mid-range specifications. At just Rs. 8,999; the Canvas 6 Pro packs 4GB of RAM, which is more than enough for most of the smartphone users. It also comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD Display and is powered by Helio X10 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0GHz. The Canvas 6 Pro includes a 13MP rear camera with PDAF and a 5MP front camera with 85.7-degree wide-angle lens. It is backed by a 3000mAh battery that can give 9 hours of talk time and lasts upto 337 hours on standby.
- Moto G4 (MRP: INR 12,499.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01DDP7YI4′ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’ed140be1-def0-11e6-b423-33a559f5928e’])
- Moto G4 Plus (MRP: INR 13,499.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01DDP87N0′ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’884d71e2-def1-11e6-9354-1ff985bb3955′])
Moto G4 & G4 Plus are best affordable smartphones, and now we found better deals on both these devices. The company also released the Android 7.0 Nougat which brings new features like side-by-side multitasking, bundled notifications, new animations and others. Both the devices come with 5.5-inch Full HD display and are powered by Snapdragon 617 SoC. The devices backed by a 3,000mAh battery and only Moto G4 Plus comes with TurboPower Charging option. The 16MP rear camera on the Moto G4 Plus makes it one of the best camera-centric smartphone.
- Lenovo ZUK Z1 (MRP: INR 13,499.00 | Deal Price: [amazon_link asins=’B01DDP7US8′ template=’PriceLink’ store=’prblog02-21′ marketplace=’IN’ link_id=’7ae94063-def1-11e6-bf46-c5759df7c498′])
ZUK Z1 is the first ZUK smartphone launched by Lenovo in the Indian market. The device was launched at Rs. 13,499 but now it is available for just Rs. 10,999. Unlike the recently launched Z2 Plus, the Z1 runs on the Cyanogen OS. This 5.5-inch device is powered by Snapdragon 801 SoC and includes 3GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. It is backed by a 4,100mAh battery and supports fast charging with the USB Type-C 3.0 port. On the camera front, there is a 13MP rear camera with OIS and an 8MP front selfie camera on the front.
OnePlus 3T is the successor to one of the most popular smartphones of 2016, OnePlus 3. The company made little changes that bring a significant upgrade in terms of performance. From outside, the OnePlus 3T looks exactly same as OnePlus 3 but comes in a new GunMetal color option. Though the 64GB variant is now retailing at the same price as on the launch day, Amazon India is offering an additional discount of Rs. 2,000 while purchased through the exchange program. The users can choose between the GunMetal and SoftGold color options of the OnePlus 3T smartphone.