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Amazon India is all set and ready for a fresh phase of discounting war in the online shopping sphere. Amazon Great Indian Sale, the flagship sale of the e-commerce giant will begin on September 21st, 2017. The 4-day sale ends on September 24th and guarantees a slew of big offers across all categories and brands.
Amazon is ready yet again to battle it out this festival season against arch-rival Flipkart. The retailer is banking on its value-added features like Amazon Prime and Amazon Pay Balance to get an edge over Flipkart during the sale.
So, What’s Big?
There are quite a few interesting things to expect from the Amazon Great Indian Festival. Amazon is ramping up its logistics to enable same-day deliveries in select cities for many products. There are also other added bank offers and deals along with extra rewards from CashKaro that will enable customers to get the best bang for their buck. Look out for Amazon mobile offers to get the latest and best-selling smartphones at the cheapest price.
Here are some exciting offers and value-additions that are coming live from the Amazon Great Indian Festival.
Amazon Pay Balance
Amazon Pay Balance, the exclusive wallet for online purchases at Amazon has some amazing offers during this festival sale. Customers can top-up their Pay Balance wallet and get 10% cashback (up to Rs 500). The minimum top-up amount must be Rs 500 to avail the cashback.
The balance amount in Amazon Pay can be used to instantly pay for your purchases without having to worry about running through various payment pages.
The ‘Amazon Prime’ Advantage
This might be the best time to make the best use of your Amazon Prime membership. There are big benefits for Amazon Prime members during the three-day sale. Apart from the complimentary Prime Video service, some amazing perks of Amazon Prime include,
1. 12-hour Early Access to Sale
Yes. You heard it right. Jump right into the sale even before it has actually begun. The Great Indian Festival Sale begins at 12 noon on September 20th for all Amazon Prime members. If you still aren’t a Prime member yet, what are you waiting for?
2. 30-minute Early Access to Deals
Prime members get a 30-minute early access to all the deals that will be live during the Great Indian sale. This means that almost all crazy deals have the possibility to be grabbed by Prime members.
3. Free Same-day and One-day Shipping
Amazon is rolling out the same-day delivery of products in major cities like Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad. Delivery of products would happen on Sundays and even at customized times (as chosen by the customers).
While same-day delivery will be applicable on selected products from Amazon, the retail giant will be offering one-day delivery on a wide range of products in its inventory. This festive season there will be no more waiting for deliveries ever again!
4. Free Shipping
There is no minimum purchase value needed for Amazon Prime members to be eligible for free shipping. All orders are shipped for free, however small in value they are!
Not a Prime member yet? Join Prime now for a discounted price of Rs 499/yr. to avail these benefits.
Amazon Great Indian Festival Offers
There are amazing offers awaiting to be unveiled at the Amazon Great Indian Festival. Huge discounts across categories like Electronics, Fashion & Accessories, Home & Kitchen, Books, Household Items, Toys and Personal Care are expected to be live during the sale.
Some exciting deals during the sale include up to 40% off on Mobiles from leading manufacturers like Mi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Honor, Apple, Micromax, and Coolpad. There are also up to 70% off on Amazon Fashion which includes clothing, shoes, and accessories. Moreover, Amazon will offer 20% discount on laptops from manufacturers like Dell, HP, Sony, and Lenovo.
The bank offers from Amazon this time around will be focused on Credit and Debit card users of HDFC Bank. If you are a customer of HDFC Bank then you’re obviously blessed. If not, try to get hold of some friend or family member who owns an HDFC card to shop during the Great Indian Sale.
The discounts are given as instant cashback credited to the account of the customer. There will be a 10% cashback on the total order value when you use HDFC cards to shop on the Amazon app, desktop, and mobile site.
Exclusive App Offers
Shop at the Amazon Great Indian Festival through the Amazon app on iOS and Android to avail additional offers and discounts.
1. Golden Hour Deals
Enjoy exclusive deals and offers from 9 pm to 12 am every day from September 21st to 24th. This is an app-only deal and you can download the latest version of the Amazon India app from iTunes and Play Store to avail these amazing offers.
2. Exclusive Deals
Forget about desktop users. Being an app user opens doors for offers never seen on desktop and mobile site. You don’t have to miss out on this.
Tip 1: CashKaro Rewards
What if you can get more discount than what is available on Amazon? Yes, it is possible!
CashKaro gives up to 7.8% cashback rewards on all purchases made during the Amazon Great Indian Festival.
Here’s how you can get extra rewards from CashKaro
Step 1: Create a free account on CashKaro
Step 2: Search for ‘Amazon’ on the search bar and visit the Amazon India page
Step 3: Click on the ‘Activate Rewards’ button under the deal of your choice
Step 4: You will be re-directed to Amazon India
Step 5: Complete your purchase and get extra rewards in your CashKaro wallet
Note: The CashKaro cashback rewards can be converted into Amazon Pay balance which can be used for more purchases on Amazon
Tip 2: Lightning Deals
The Lightning Deals which are available every 2 hours are home to some of the coolest offers you can find on Amazon. This applies even on big sale days like Amazon Great Indian Festival. You can get 30-minute early access to these deals if you’re an Amazon Prime member.
There are only limited quantities of products available; so do check out fast to buy your choice of goods instantly. It is a better practice to save your payment details for faster checkout. If your products are claimed 100% by customers, then do remember to join the waitlist. When the product is live again, you get an instant notification from Amazon to shop.
It is time to shop your heart out this festive season with amazing offers from Amazon from the 21st to 24th of September 2017. Do watch out for exclusive emails from CashKaro carrying only the best deals throughout the Amazon Great Indian Festival days.
Happy Shopping to You!