Amazon India is holding the Samsung Carnival this week, offering impressive discounts and offers on many popular Galaxy smartphones as well as other Samsung products such as TVs, large appliances, tablets, wearables, and more. If you have been waiting to upgrade to a new Samsung smartphone, it is certainly a good idea to check out all the offers that the online retail giant is offering.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8, A8 Plus, On7 Prime, On5 Pro: Offer Details, Price in India, Sale Date
The Samsung Carnival sale on Amazon India is going to be held from the 21st of March until the 24th of March. As part of the sale, Amazon India is offering a cashback of Rs.8,000 on the Galaxy Note 8. While the Galaxy Note 8 is priced at Rs.67,900, you can get one for an effective price of Rs.59,990 during the Samsung Carnival sale. Do note that the Rs.8,000 cashback will be given to you in the form of Amazon Pay balance.
Samsung’s mid-range Galaxy A8+ has received a discount of Rs.4,000, bringing its price down to Rs.28,990. In addition to the flat Rs.4,000 discount, you can also avail additional Rs.2,000 off on exchange.
Samsung’s Galaxy On7 Prime 32GB and 64GB variants are also being offered with a discount of Rs.3,500 over their list price. You can get the 32GB variant for Rs.9,490, while the 64GB variant can be yours for Rs.11,490. Additionally, you can avail exchange bonus of Rs.1,500 on both variants. While Amazon isn’t offering any exchange bonus on the Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy On7 Pro, it is offering a discount of Rs.1,500 and Rs.2,500, respectively on the two models.
Galaxy Note 8: Specifications, Features
Launched in India in September 2017, the Galaxy Note 8 features a 6.3-inch Infinity Display with 1440 x 2960 Quad HD+ resolution and 18.5:9 aspect ratio. The Indian variant is powered by Samsung’s Exynos 9 8895 octa-core chipset, paired with 6GB of RAM. It includes 64GB of onboard storage, which can be expanded further up to 256GB. The Galaxy Note 8 sports a dual 12MP camera setup on the back, with both the sensors equipped with OIS. While the primary sensor is coupled with an f/1.7 aperture lens, the secondary sensor is paired with an f/2.4 telephoto lens. Apart from enabling a portrait mode, the dual-camera setup on the Galaxy Note 8 is also capable of 2x optical zoom. The flagship smartphone features an 8MP autofocus selfie camera on the front, paired with an f/1.7 aperture lens. Rest of the key features include IP68 certification for water and dust resistance, rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, an iris sensor, S Pen stylus, and a 3300mAh battery with fast charging as well as wireless charging support. As for software, the smartphone currently runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with the Samsung Experience UX on top but Samsung has started rolling out the Oreo update in a few markets recently.
Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus: Specifications, Features
The Samsung Galaxy A8 Plus comes with a 6-inch Infinity Display with 1080 x 2220 Full HD+ resolution. It is powered by an Exynos 7885 octa-core processor clocked at 2.2 GHz with a Mali-G71 GPU. Similar to the Galaxy Note 8, the Galaxy A8+ includes 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. When it comes to imaging, the Galaxy A8+ features a 16MP snapper on the rear and a 16MP + 8MP dual-camera setup on the front for selfies. It also happens to be water and dust resistant with an IP68 certification. Fueling the smartphone’s internals is a 3500mAh capacity battery with fast charging support. Other highlights include a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, all the latest connectivity features, and Samsung Pay support. The Galaxy A8+ currently runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with the Samsung Experience UX but is expected to be updated to Android Oreo in the coming weeks.
Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime: Specifications, Features
The Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime sports a 5.5-inch 1080 x 1920 Full HD resolution display with 2.5D curved glass layer on top. Under the hood, Galaxy On7 Prime is powered by an octa-core Exynos 7870 processor with an ARM Mali-T830 GPU. Samsung is offering the Galaxy On7 Prime in two variants – 3GB RAM + 32GB storage and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage. For expanding the storage further, you get a dedicated microSD card slot. The smartphone features a 13MP camera with an f/1.9 aperture lens both on the rear as well as at the front. Since it doesn’t feature a “bezel-less” screen, the fingerprint sensor is embedded inside the physical home button on the front. The smartphone also supports Samsung Pay Mini and is backed by a 3300mAh capacity battery. On the software front, the Galaxy On7 Prime runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat currently with Samsung Experience UX on top.
Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro: Specifications, Features
The affordable Galaxy On5 Pro has a 5-inch 720 x 1280 HD TFT LCD display and runs on an Exynos 3475 quad-core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz. It packs 2GB of RAM along with 16GB of built-in storage and a microSD card slot for further expansion. The smartphone features an 8MP primary camera with an f/2.2 aperture lens, LED flash, and support for Full HD video recording. For selfies, the Galaxy On5 Pro has a 5MP resolution snapper on the front. When it comes to battery life, the Galaxy On5 Pro isn’t the most impressive smartphone out there, thanks to the 2600mAh capacity battery inside. In terms of software, it runs on the outdated Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system with Samsung’s custom UX layer running on top.