ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1, Thomson TV Flash Sale on Flipkart: Price in India, Offers, Specifications

A 5 percent discount can be availed during the sale if the handset or television set is purchased via Axis Bank Buzz credit card.


The budget smartphone Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 running Android 8.1 Oreo goes on a flash sale today on Flipkart from 12 pm. The phone is sold exclusively on Flipkart in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants, with its large battery already getting it favourable reviews.

Also on a flash sale at Flipkart, today is a new Thomson LED Smart TV B9 Pro in two display sizes. Let’s take a look at what all can be picked up from the e-commerce platform today.

ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1, Thomson TV: Sale Details, Offers

The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 goes on sale today for Rs 10,999 and Rs 12,999. The standard model comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and we had rated it 9.1/10 for our MySmartPrice (MSP) score, for the value it offers in this budget.

The phone sells for Rs 12,999 for its 4GB RAM, 64GB storage variant. It had released in April this year only on Flipkart and now, the e-commerce site is selling the phone with back covers for Rs 149. These are hybrid covers with a smooth finish and slim size.

A 5 percent discount can be availed during the sale if the handset is purchased via Axis Bank Buzz credit card. The handset is offered in grey and black colours only.

Also on sale are the Thomson LED smart TVs called B9 Pro in 32 and 40-inch screen sizes. They can be purchased in the flash sale that begins today at 12 pm. There is 20 percent off on the MRP of the 32-inch Thomson LED Smart TV B9 Pro, and 23 percent off on the 40-inch tv. You also get 5 percent extra discount on MRP for using Axis Bank Buzz credit card to buy these TV sets, which are also sold exclusively on Flipkart.

ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1: Price in India, Specifications

The sale price of the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 is the same as the regular price of the phone. The handset comes in two memory variants as mentioned above and sports a 5.9-inch Full HD+ display, with slim bezels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. The screen resolution of 2160×1080 and contrast ratio of 1500:1 is impressive for this budget.

The camera specifications on this smartphone are no less laudable, with a rear dual camera setup of 13MP+5MP sensors and an 8MP front snapper. For a phone of this size, it packs a heavy 5,000 mAh battery, which will see it through two days of usage, claims Asus. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and boots Android 8.1 Oreo, which again is quite a deal for a phone which is easy on the pocket.

Thomson TV: Price in India, Specifications

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The Thomson LED Smart TV B9 Pro costs Rs 19,999 for the 40-inch display. Outside of the Flipkart flash sale, the TV is priced at Rs 25,999. There is an additional 5 percent discount on purchase done via Axis Bank Buzz credit card, which applies to the tv set in 32-inch display variant as well. The 32-inch display television set can be purchased for Rs 13,499 in this sale, whereas the MRP is 16,999.

Among the reasons to buy a Thomson LED Smart TV B9 Pro are a 20W speaker output, great picture quality at 1366×768 pixels, standard refresh rate of 60Hz promising a blur-free picture quality, Blu-Ray player consoles, a user-friendly smartphone-like ‘MyWall’ interface, 4K HD playback, built-in 802.11 b/g/n-type Wi-Fi, a dynamic contrast ratio of 200,000:1, digital noise filter, Android OS, surround sound and automatic volume leveller, and a host of pre-loaded apps such as Netflix and Hotstar.

Coming from a background in journalism, Sharjeel (not Ahmed) is curious about consumer technology. He thinks Xiaomi is taking over the world, and he is excited about it. He has written feature stories and news reports for Telangana Today, Times of India, Metro India, and a couple of other publications. He tweets at @Sharjeel314, and writes short fiction when armtwisted by his wife.