Flipkart’s Big Freedom Sale is happening parallel to Amazon’s Freedom Sale. The ongoing sale will run for just three days in total and is already on its second day. Given the rather small window of time, Flipkart has offered several products at amazing discounts. In almost every category of consumer electronics, be it smartphones or televisions, washing machines or computers, Flipkart has several not-to-be-missed deals.
Rivalling Amazon’s Freedom Sale that will run from 9 to 12 August, the Flipkart’s Big Freedom Sale is just a three-day event that started yesterday, August 10. It will run till August 12. This essentially means buyers have less than 48 hours to grab their preferred smartphones, televisions, and many other home appliances and consumer durable products at deeply discounted prices. If the time-frame isn’t already small, Flipkart has several time-restricted Rush Hour deals, Blockbuster deals, the Freedom Countdown, Flash deals, and more.
Flipkart Big Freedom Sale seems like a very well structured and timed event. The eCommerce platform significantly alters prices of products every eight hours. Blockbuster deals get refreshed in the same time frame. Flipkart also has the concept of ‘Rush Hour’ deals, wherein popular products can be purchased at big discounts only between 12 AM and 2 AM. In other words, some of the best deals are available late at night, and that too for just two hours.
The Flipkart Freedom Countdown flashes 31 minutes of continuous price correction starting from 7:47 PM to 8:18 PM on all sale days, and along with a new deal every hour. Interestingly, Flipkart is using the Big Freedom Sale as a platform not just to offer deeply discounted products, but also launch new smartphones, smart TVs, and other electronic items.
Flipkart Big Freedom Sale Day 2: Offers on Smartphones
Buyers hunting for their next smartphone have one of the best opportunities to grab an exceptional deal during the Flipkart Freedom Sale. Besides popular Chinese smartphone makers like Xiaomi’s Redmi, Huawei’s Honor, OnePlus, etc. leading premium brands like Google, Samsung, Motorola, and Asus are attempting to grab customer attention with their latest smartphones. Interestingly, the sale also includes several color variants of Apple iPhone SE 32GB for just Rs. 16,999.
On day two of the Flipkart Big Freedom Sale, the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL start at Rs. 41,999 only. The Pixel 2 64GB variant sports a price tag of Rs. 61,000. But during the Independence Day Sale, Flipkart is offering a flat discount of Rs. 11,001. There’s also Rs. 8,000 cash-back offered on select Credit/Debit cards. Those who frequently upgrade their devices, Flipkart assures buyback value of Rs. 31,000 for the Google Pixel 2 64GB variant.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro, another popular smartphone from Xiaomi’s sub-brand, is available at a starting price of Rs. 14,999 with an additional Rs. 1,000 off on the exchange of an old smartphone. If the buyer has an old Redmi Note 4, the exchange value jumps to Rs. 4,000, in addition to the standard exchange value. Couple this with the 10 percent cash-back on select cards, the price of the Redmi Note 5 Pro comes to just Rs. 9,000.
Flipkart Big Freedom Sale Day 2: Offers on Electronics, TVs, and Other Products
The Flipkart Big Freedom Sale is a must for buyers looking to buy televisions, washing machines, refrigerators, and several other consumer electronics and home appliances. Shockingly, the Xiaomi Mi LED TVs to start at just Rs. 13,999. However, buyers have to be present on the website precisely at 12 PM. The Samsung On Smart TV is available at a flat rate of Rs. 40,999, while the Micromax Full HD TV costs just Rs. 23,491. Moreover, Flipkart offers no-cost EMI payment option up to 12 months.
Although summers have receded in India, Flipkart offers some compelling reasons to purchase ACs from brands like Carrier, Hitachi, and others. Some of the premium products from these reputed brands are available at up to Rs. 30,000 off on the listed price. Interestingly, a select few kitchen appliances, as well as home décor products, can be bought at 80 percent less price. Flipkart even urges purchasing home electronics in bulk by offering an extra 10 percent off on the purchase of 2 units and 15 percent off on the purchase of 3 units.
Apart from tech and electronics, Flipkart is catering to the fashion conscious buyers who are looking for great deals. Some highly popular brands including Fossil, Mango, Puma, etc. have listed their merchandise. Some of the items sport up to 80 percent discounts. Even fashion accessories like sunglasses, handbags, clutches, watches, etc. are heavily discounted. If that’s not all, Flipkart is also offering 1+1 offer on select products.
Flipkart Big Freedom Sale Day 2: Best Way To Get The Fast-Selling Products Before They Are Sold-Out
Flipkart had begun testing loyalty programs along the lines of Amazon Prime. Launched last year, Flipkart First claimed to offer free shipping (without minimum order cap), within a day delivery, discounted same day delivery and priority customer service. The membership costs Rs. 500 per year. However, it isn’t clear if Flipkart continues to offer the program. Still, for those who do not want to miss out on any deals, we at MSP recommend following the list of prerequisites:
- Get the Flipkart app and sign in to your Flipkart account
- Complete all details pertaining to shipment, including PIN Code, and contact details.
- Keep adding desired products to wish-list for a quick purchase at discounted prices.
- Do not wait around, grab the offer that you’re looking for and get done with the payment quickly.
Given the highly limited time-frame, customers will surely participate actively in the Flipkart Big Freedom Sale. Hence buyers are advised to be quick. Any delay or indecision will simply result in a long but unfulfilled wish-list.