Mera Cashback Sale: Paytm takes on Flipkart and Amazon with cashback heavy sale
Paytm is giving attractive cashbacks to buyers, in addition to discounts, to compete with Amazon and Flipkart
Two of the heavyweights of Indian e-commerce, Flipkart and Amazon, are taking each other on with another round of shopping festivals. However, they are not the only players trying to cash in on the upcoming festive season. Paytm has joined the party with a four-day shopping event called Mera Cashback Sale (20-23 September), offering cashbacks of up to Rs 20,000. There are discounts on select products too.
The catch with cashbacks is that the amount is added to the user’s Paytm wallet post the purchase, and not a cashback on the credit card, for instance. You will be able to later use that cashback balance on Paytm to buy something else, send money to others, recharge prepaid phones, pay for apps on Google Play Store, book flight or movie tickets, and more. Here are some of the exciting deals on Paytm Mall.
Apple iPhone 7 Red (256GB)
Rs 49,990 (earlier Rs 80,000)
The iPhone 7 Red is available at Rs 59,999 after direct discount. Add the cashback offer and you can save another Rs 10,000 on it. This a red-coloured variant of the iPhone 7 and was launched as part of Apple’s AIDS awareness campaign. It runs on the same Fusion A10 chipset and M10 motion co-processor and has a 4.7-inch retina display with a resolution of 1,334x750p.
Google Pixel (128GB)
Rs 41,650 (earlier Rs 66,000)
The small screen variant of the first-gen Pixel smartphones is selling at discount of Rs 17,000 and an additional cashback offer of Rs 7,350. At this price, it is a solid option. It has a 5-inch display with resolution of 1,920x1,080p, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, and runs Android 7.1 with the assurance of timely Google updates for 2 years.
HP Pavilion X360
Rs 58,990 (earlier Rs 76,264)
Paytm is offering a direct discount of Rs 6,000 and a cashback offer of Rs 12,000 on HP’s new Pavilion X360 notebook. This is a 2-in-1 notebook with a 14-inch touchscreen and the 360 degree hinge design which allows it to be used as a big screen tablet. It is powered by Intel Core i5 (7th gen) with 8GB RAM, has Nvidia 940 (2GB) graphics and runs Windows 10.
Apple Macbook Air MQD32HN
Rs 44,450 (earlier Rs 58,250)
There is a cashback offer of Rs 14,000 on the 13-inch Macbook Air. It is a slim notebook with aluminium body and weighs just 1.3kg. The 13.3-inch (1,440x900p) retina display is big enough for work or watching movies. Driving the notebook is Intel’s 5th gen Core i5 processor, paired with 8GB RAM. In terms of storage you get 128GB SSD.
Sony KD-49X7500E Smart TV
Rs 79,223 (earlier Rs 1,04,900)
Buyers looking for a big screen TV can consider Sony’s new 49-inch LED TV. The ongoing deal on Paytm makes it even more exciting. There is a direct discount of Rs 9,000 and a cashback offer of Rs 16,226. The 49-inch screen packs a resolution of 3,840x2,160p, runs Android OS which means users can not only stream video content directly on it but can also download and play games from Play Store.
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