Top deals on Flipkart’s ‘Own Your Dream Phone’ sales
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If you are looking to buy a new smartphone, you don’t have to wait for festive offers anymore. Major online platforms such as Flipkart and Amazon keep coming with special sales on specific product categories from time to time and smartphone is on the top of their list.
After Amazon’s recently concluded sale on smartphones, Flipkart has announced a three day sale called ‘Own Your Dream Phone’. Starting from today, the sale offers discounts, exchange offers on some of the popular flagship smartphones. There is an additional discount of 5% on all purchases made with Axis bank credit cards. Here are the top deals you can consider right now.
Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Price: Rs59,000 (earlier Rs82,000)
If you have been planning on buying one of the high end variants of the iPhone 7 Plus, you can consider the ongoing deal on the 128GB variant. It is selling at a discount of 26% and there is an exchange offer of up to Rs15,000 on old iPhones and Android smartphones. The iPhone 7 Plus is notable for its stunning looks, impressive dual cameras and superb audio quality. It is powered by Apple’s powerful A10 Fusion chipset with M10 Motion co-processor. It has a 5.5-inch Retina display with resolution of 1,920x1,080p.
Apple iPhone 7
Price: Rs42,499 (earlier Rs60,000)
The entry level variant of the iPhone 7 is selling at a discount of 29%. You can save up to Rs15,000 more on exchange with older smartphones. The iPhone 7 has a smaller 4.7-inch Retina display with resolution of 1,334x780p. However, it has similar metal design and runs on the same A10 Fusion chipset with M10 Motion co-processor. It has a single 12-megapixel camera.
Price: Rs39,999 (earlier Rs57,000)
Flipkart is offering a 29% discount on Google Pixel and an additional discount of up to Rs15,000 on exchange with old smartphone. Pixel is one of those rare Android smartphones which get regular and timely software updates. It runs Android 7.1.1 with Pixel launcher over it and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor with 4GB RAM. The 5-inch display offers a resolution of 1,920x1,080p. Its only niggle is that it offers only 32GB storage and doesn’t support microSD cards.
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro
Price: Rs31,900 (earlier Rs36,900)
You can get Samsung’s big screen Galaxy C9 Pro for less than Rs20,000. There is a direct discount of 13% and an exchange offer of up to Rs15,000 on old smartphones. The C9 Pro has a 6-inch display with resolution of 1,920x1,080p. It packs in a 4,000mAh battery yet has a thickness of just 6.9mm. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 octa-core processor with 6GB RAM. It offers 64GB storage and accepts microSD cards of up to 256 GB.
Price: Rs29,999 (earlier Rs39,999)
There is a direct price cut of 25% and an exchange offer of up to Rs17,000 on the Moto Z. Its unique selling point is the modular design which allows users to enhance its battery backup, audio output or camera quality by snapping on an accessory called mod on the back of the smartphone. It runs Android 7.0 and is driven by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core processor with 4GB RAM. It comes with a 5.5-inch display with resolution of 2,560x1,440p.