Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale 2021 will now happen from October 3 to 10 — Here’s a sneak peek of deals and new launches

Update: After Amazon announced its Great Indian Sale on October 4th, Flipkart has rescheduled the Big Billion Days date from October 7th to October 3rd. Instead of six days, it will now happen for 10 days, so it will end only on 10th October. Flipkart has also announced curtain raiser deals and pre-book option at Re. 1 for guaranteed deal price from September 29th to October 1st.

Earlier: Flipkart has announced that the eighth edition of Big Billion Days sale will be held between October 7-12, 2021. There will be Early Access for Flipkart Plus consumers. This year, Flipkart has partnered with Axis Bank and ICICI Bank to offer 10% instant discount and also partnered with Paytm to offer assured cashback to consumers paying through Paytm Wallet and Paytm UPI.

Flipkart has launched EMI facility on ‘Flipkart Pay Later’, which opens a credit line of up to Rs.70,000 for eligible customers, that can be paid back over flexible tenures of 3, 6, 9 and 12 months, enabling high-value purchases. Flipkart will also facilitate no-cost EMIs from its brand and seller partners on a wide range of products — across 18 leading EMI options such as Axis Bank, Bajaj Finserv, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, SBI and others

Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card is being offered as ‘Lifetime Free’ for the first time. Customers can get 5% Unlimited Cashback and additional discounts. Furthermore, Flipkart has partnered with multiple loyalty point catalogues to offer gift cards at the best value to its customers ahead of the festive season. Big Billion Day themed Gift Card, a first of its kind product, is going live for customers to purchase and add to their wallets before the sale begins.

As part of the ‘Big Billion Days Specials’, exciting offers are slated on limited edition products across categories including Mobile, TVs & Appliances, Electronics & Accessories, Fashion, Beauty, Food, Toys, Baby Care, Home & Kitchen, Furniture, Grocery etc. Flipkart has built over
100+ new partnerships with brands across categories to bring forth a wide assortment of 10,000+ new products to ensure there is something special for every kind of shopper.

Flipkart has already confirmed the launch of realme 4K Google TV stick, new Lenovo Chromebooks, Nokia Android 11 TVs, Acer Predator Gaming laptop, Nokia Windows 11 Laptop, Boult Audio SoulPods, Acer Predator Gaming with NVIDIA RTX 3060, Fire Boltt Max smartwatch, Hisense 55″ QLED TV, ASUS Vivobook Ultra laptop.

There will also be MSI i5 Gaming laptop with NVIDIA RTX GPU, Ambrane 20W Magsafe Power Bank Ravindra Jadeja special edition, Moto Tab 8, which is said to be rebranded Lenovo Tab M8 FHD, JBL Work from Home Bundle, realme Cordless Vaccum cleaner and Boat Rockerz 355.

During the sale, Flipkart will offer

  • ASUS ROG Strix G15 at Rs. 69,990
  • ASUS ROG Phone 3 from Rs. 34,999
  • motorola edge 20 fusion 5G from Rs. 19,999
  • POCO X3 Pro from Rs. 16,999
  • moto G60 from Rs. 15,999
  • TCL Tables from Rs. 13,999
  • moto g40 from Rs. 12999
  • Infinix Hot 10s from Rs. 9499
  • Micromax In Note 1 at Rs. 9499
  • Fitbit Charge 4 at Rs. 7999
  • Amazfit GTS at Rs. 5999
  • Amazfit BIP U at Rs. 3399
  • Up to 80% off on electronics and accessories, Soundbars
  • Flat 70% off on smartwatch
  • Up to 60% off on wireless headset
  • Up to 40% off on laptops

There will also be discounts on Pixel 4a, Samsung Galaxy F62, and more smartphones and accessories.

The reveal calendar hints at new launches from marQ, OPPO, Samsung, POCO, vivo and Motorola.

There is option to upgrade to the latest Samsung smartphone by paying just 70% with smart upgrade plan. Other offers include Crazy deals at 12AM, 8AM and 4PM will offer extra discounts on mobiles and TVs and Rush hours with the lowest prices till 2AM.

Consumers will also get to utilize their ‘SuperCoins’ as they shop on the platform to get ‘Rewards Pass’ for never-before deals and up to 2,000 bonus coins for additional shopping.

The ‘Big Billion Days Dhamaal’ is a live stream that will be aired for 1 hour daily at 8 PM on the Flipkart app, beginning 1 week before the Big Billion Days, giving users an interactive experience with an array of celebrities and influencers, with a chance to shop and win multiple rewards as part of the show.

Launching for the very first time this TBBD, customers will have the chance to play an exciting game on the app, where they can grow their own ‘celebration tree’ by completing various tasks on the Flipkart app. For every virtual tree completed, Flipkart will plant a tree in real life associated with GiveIndia.

This year, Flipkart has partnered with India’s favourite celebrities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Virat Kohli, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Sudeep Kiccha, and Mahesh Babu, who will be seen in creative avatars as they celebrate The Big Billion Days event.

In a first, non-Plus customers will be able to gain early access by redeeming 50 earned SuperCoins on the Flipkart app. This year, The Big Billion Days will bring forth several new opportunities for homegrown brands and sellers to celebrate with consumers across the country, from metros to Tier 2 cities and beyond.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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