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For users who missed out on the last sales, Amazon has come up with another round of sales under the Great Indian Shopping festival banner. The five-day festival starts on 4 October with direct discounts, exchange offers, and cashbacks on hundreds of products. While discount and exchange offers vary, the cashback offer—10% on Citibank cards and 15% on purchases made with Amazon Pay balance wallet—is the same for all products.
Here are some of the deals that you can consider if you are planning to buy a new smartphone, notebook or TV.
GoPro Hero 5 Action camera
Rs29, 999 (earlier Rs38,000)
GoPro’s Hero 5 Action camera is selling at a discount of Rs9,000. It is a compact camera and can be mounted on a helmet or a bike and controlled through a remote or voice commands. It can capture videos in 4K resolution and save photos in RAW file format. Like all GoPro cameras, it is designed for rugged terrain and is waterproof up to 10m.
Moto G5 Plus
Rs12,999 (earlier Rs16,999)
There is a direct discount of Rs4,000 on the Moto G5 Plus. On exchange with an old smartphone, you can save up to Rs10,000 more. This is the 5.2-inch screen variant of the fifth generation Moto smartphones. The display packs a resolution of 1,930x1,080p, while the device runs on Android 7.1 and Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 paired with 4GB RAM.
Xiaomi Redmi 4
Rs9,499 (earlier Rs10,999)
Xiaomi’s small-screen Redmi 4 is available at a discount of Rs1,500. On exchange with an old smartphone, you can get an additional discount of up to Rs8,200. The Redmi 4 has a 5-inch screen with a resolution of 1,280x720p. It runs Android 7.1 with MIUI and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor and 4GB RAM. Despite the compact form factor, it packs in a big 4,000mAh battery.
Lenovo IdeaPad 320S-14IKB 80X400CLIN laptop
Rs34,990 (earlier Rs45,090)
Lenovo’s new ultrabook is available at a discount of Rs11,000. You can save up to Rs17,520 through an exchange offer. This is a Windows 10 notebook with a 14-inch screen and a slim and light form factor (1.6kg). The innards include Intel’s 7th Gen core i3 processor paired with 4GB RAM and 1TB HDD.
Honor 8 Pro
Rs26,999 (earlier Rs29,999)
You can get the Honor 8 Pro at a discount of Rs3,000. There is an exchange offer too worth Rs12,000 on old smartphones. The smartphone’s main highlight is the slim form factor (6.9mm), dual 12-megapixel cameras powered by Sony’s IMX286 sensor and the 5.7-inch (2,560x1,440p) display. It runs Android 7.1 with Emotion UI on top, is powered by Huawei’s Kirin 960 octa-core processor with 6GB RAM, and offers 128GB internal storage.
TCL P2 L55P2US 4K Smart TV
Rs47,990 (earlier Rs59,990)
Amazon is offering a direct discount of Rs12,000 on this TV. You can save up to Rs23,850 more on exchanging an old TV with it. What you are getting for your money is a 55-inch LED screen with 4K resolution of 3,840x2,160p and the functionality of a smart TV, which means you can stream online movies directly from Amazon Prime video or Netflix.
JioFi M2S hotspot
Rs999 (earlier Rs2,329)
Reliance Jio’s Jio Fi wireless hotspot, which works with a Jio SIM, is available at a direct discount of Rs1,300. You can connect up to 32 WiFi-enabled devices to it at a time and download content at a maximum speed of up to 150Mbps. It has a built-in 2,300mAh battery so you don’t need to keep it plugged in all the time.