Flipkart is bringing back the 3rd edition of its biggest ever yearly sale – The Big Billion Days Sale from October 2nd to 6th, 2016. The home-grown e-commerce company is betting big on its Diwali season sale to regain control over the online shopping sphere in India.
The Flipkart Big Billion Days 2016 will offer exciting discounts and deals on a wide range of products across categories including Smartphones, Electronics, Fashion, Home and Kitchen Appliances, Beauty Products and more.
In addition to the huge discounts during the festive season sale, there are other added bank offers and special deals to look out for.
Here’s what you can expect from Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2016.
Big Billion Days Shopping Offers
The 5-day Flipkart Diwali Sale offers great discounts on new categories every day. Here is how the sale has been planned by Flipkart.
October 2nd – Fashion, Home, TV and Appliances
The first day of the sale will have big offers on categories like Fashion, Home, TV and Appliances. After the acquisition of Jabong, Flipkart has complete control over the fashion category with Myntra and Jabong accounting for almost three-quarters of all online fashion sales in India. This ensures that there would be cool offers on the biggest range of apparels and fashion accessories on the first day of Flipkart sale.
In addition to the big fashion sale, there are huge offers expected on home products and appliances. Flipkart is also expected to offer good discounts on a popular range of televisions from Vu, Micromax, LeEco and Samsung.
October 3rd – Mobiles and Accessories
The most-awaited smartphones and accessories sale begins on October 3rd on Flipkart. Get the best offers on smartphones from leading brands like Apple, Samsung, Lenovo, Motorola, Xiaomi, Asus, Micromax and more.
This is also the ideal time to shop for accessories including power banks, cases and covers, OTG cables, headphones and chargers.
October 4th – Electronics
Splurge on your love for technology and gadgets on October 4th at Flipkart online shopping. Get great deals on laptops, computers, mobiles, printers, TVs, smartwatches and cameras during the Electronics sale. Make use of Flipkart Mobiles Offers for extra savings on purchase of mobile phones through the Flipkart app.
October 5th and 6th – All categories
It’s a full-on shopping riot on October 5th and 6th. Shop across all categories with products available at the cheapest prices. Make up for your shopping misses on the previous three days and grab favourite products at unbelievable prices.
Flipkart has tied up with SBI (State Bank of India) to offer 10% instant discount* on all purchase made through SBI Debit cards.
It’s truly a Diwali shopping bonanza for SBI customers. Consider yourself lucky if you own an SBI card, if not grab one from friends and relatives for extra savings during the shopping season.
*Instant bank discounts are only applicable on all purchases above a certain amount (as mentioned in Flipkart T&C’s) using SBI Debit cards.
Flipkart “Your Wish, Our Offer”
Flipkart has come with an intuitive way of blessing customers who add products to their wishlist. The Flipkart “Your Wish, Our Offer” campaign focusses on huge price reductions on products that are most favourited by a majority of online shoppers.
How it Works:
1. Scourge the Flipkart online shopping website for products you would love to see big offers on during the Big Billion Days sale.
2. Add products on which you want to see huge discounts during the BBD sale 2016.
3. If your products selection matches the selection of a major number of online shoppers, you can get your wish listed products at amazing prices.
4. You can keep adding the products till 23:59 hrs on October 1, 2016.
After the DIPP (Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion) removed excessive discounts policy of online retailers, shopping sites have resorted to improving the customer experience by offering many value-added deals and offers. Some of these value-additions make shopping online a seamless and hassle-free experience.
Here are some ways you can save more during Flipkart Big Billion Days,
No Cost EMI
Flipkart is rolling out “No Cost EMIs” to enable more purchases from customers this festive season. These EMI plans allow you to save money on the interest and hence you only pay the original price of any product in instalments.
Exchange Old Products for New
The exchange offer from Flipkart enables customers to purchase new products by replacing their old products. There are big exchange offers expected during Flipkart BBD 2016 and you can exchange your old devices and products for the best exchange rates online.
Buy More and Save More
There are exclusive offers for big shoppers at the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale. You can get additional discounts and cashback when you shop more during the festive sale season. It’s time to add more products to your shopping cart and enjoy more discounts this Diwali season.
There are a few exclusive releases to look out for during the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale. While information on most of the releases is kept confidential, we know for sure that some big releases are on the way.
Going by the disclosed details, we know that Flipkart is launching Mi Air Purifier 2 and Samsung Galaxy On8 smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy On8 is #TheNextON device from Samsung and comes with improved hardware and specs including 3GB RAM and 3300mAh battery. The mid-range smartphone would be unveiled during the Big Billion Days and would be available for sale from 23:59 hrs on October 2nd, 2016.
“Itne Mein Itnaaa Milega” on Flipkart BBD 2016
Grab great deals and super saving offers to make the most of your limited shopping budget this Diwali season. On Flipkart Big Billion Days, you can shop for more by making use of discount coupons and other exclusive value-added deals. Choose from millions of products across top categories including mobiles, electronics, appliances, fashion, home and furniture, beauty and books.
In addition to all the existing offers, you can get extra rewards of up to 10.2% when you shop at Flipkart via CashKaro.
Gear up! It’s time to shop more for less on Flipkart BBD 2016.