Amazon Prime Day 2018 India: The Best Tech Deals… and some from Flipkart too
Amazon’s Prime Day sale is here to offer you a plethora of discounts on all our favorite tech goodies. So if you’re keen on gifting yourself a brand new smartphone, a laptop, or you just want to get your hands on a few accessories, do read through to find out the best deals across Amazon’s Prime Day sale, along with a few alternatives from Flipkart’s Big Shopping Days as well.
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 for Rs. 41,990
The Note 8 was Samsung’s flagship device for 2017 and brings with it top-of-the-line specifications, an Exynos 8895 under the hood, dual cameras, and a huge 6.3-inch super AMOLED display with the S-Pen goodness. So if you’re looking for a flagship from a tier-one brand, the Note 8 is surely a great buy. The MRP has been dropped to Rs 55,990, but there are additional offers which makes the effective price drop to Rs 41,990 as explained in this post.
Huawei P20 Lite for Rs. 17,999
The P20 Lite is a mid-range device with a major focus on cameras. There’s a Kirin 659 under the hood and a 5.84-inch notch display to the front with a dual camera to the back and a 24MP front-facing shooter. If you want a camera-centric smartphone that also looks good on the exterior, the P20 Lite is for you.
10.or G 3/32GB for Rs. 5,999
Now, this is one heck of a deal. Snapdragon 626 with a 5.5-inch Full HD display and a 4000mAh battery. This is probably the best performing phone that you can get for Rs. 6,000. If you’re on a tight budget of Rs. 6,000, this is a no-brainer.
10.or E 2/16GB for Rs. 4,999
There’s no other smartphone in this price point to compete against the 10.or E’s Snapdragon 430 chipset, 5.5-inch Full HD display, and a massive 4000mAh battery. The 10.or E seems to be the best option if you have a budget of Rs. 5,000, but if you can add a grand more, you might as well get 10.or G which has a better chipset and cameras.
OnePlus 6 Red 8/128GB with Rs. 2,000 Additional Exchange Value
The OnePlus 6 is a proven performer and one of the best smartphones that you can buy under Rs. 40,000. The Red variant launches today, with an extra Rs. 2,000 exchange value on your old smartphone. Surely one of the most recommended smartphones in this price range.
Smartphone Deals on Flipkart
Honor 10 for 29,999
The Honor 10 gives good competition to the OnePlus 6, with a set of dual AI cameras and a 24MPfront-facing camera. Under the hood, there is Huawei’s flagship Kirin 970 chipset with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. There is 5.84-inch Full HD+ display on the front with a notch as well. Good alternative to the OnePlus 6 if you’re on a tight budget.
Pixel 2 128GB Effectively for Rs. 5,999
The Pixel 2 is Google’s flagship device for 2018 and comes with one of the best cameras on a smartphone. With a buyback guarantee of Rs. 37,000, extra Rs. 3,000 exchange value, and a cashback of Rs. 8000 for HDFC bank cardholders, the effective price of the smartphone comes down to Rs. 5,999.
Honor 9 Lite for Rs. 10,999 and Rs. 14,999
The Honor 9 Lite is a budget-oriented smartphone from Honor which comes in a compact form factor, a Kirin 659 SoC, and dual cameras to the front and back. The 3+32GB variant is available for Rs. 10,999 while the 4+64GB version is selling for Rs. 14,999.
Honor 8 Pro for Rs. 19,999
Honor 8 Pro was Honor’s flagship for 2017 and comes with a Kirin 960 chipset along with a big 5.7-inch 2K display. There’s also a large 4000mAh battery. For a price of under Rs. 20,000, it seems like a great deal.
Deals on other Tech Gadgets
Amazon Echo Dot for Rs. 2,499
The echo dot is a smart speaker with Amazon’s Alexa integration. The speaker can be used for multiple purposes including playing music, controlling smart home devices, reading out the news, or for the latest scores from your favorite games. A nice addition to your home/office, especially at this price.
Amazon Fire TV Stick for Rs. 2,799
The Amazon Fire TV Stick connects to your existing TV and adds a host of smart services like the ability to connect to the internet and stream from services like Amazon Prime, Netflix etc. A great accessory for your TV.
Google Home Mini for Rs. 2,449
The Home Mini is Google’s alternative for Amazon’s echo dot with a host of google services. A great smart speaker which is surely a steal for the current price.
These were the few top tech deals we found on Amazon as well as Flipkart. Stay tuned for more such deals as and when the sale goes live.