With the Diwali season fast approaching, we see both Flipkart and Amazon gearing up for their biggest sale events of the year. That said, Flipkart already announced its upcoming sales dates earlier this week, and now Amazon has followed suit with its own set of dates and details. The Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale 2023 banner is live and we get a sneak peek at the various offers and deals that this mega sale event will bring. It is indeed the perfect time to grab your dream gadget or device. So, when is the Amazon Great Indian Festival? What discounts will Amazon’s upcoming 2023 sale have in store? We reveal that and much more in this guide, so read on!
Amazon Great Indian Festival 2023: Sale Dates
The Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale microsite went live a week ago, but did not announce the on-sale date at the time. Just like the Flipkart big billion days 2023 salethe Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale will start on October 8, 2023.
As for the end date of the Amazon Great Indian Festival, we don’t have anything concrete at the moment. We can assume that since the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale ends on October 15, 2023, the Amazon sale is also expected to end sometime around that time.
Get early access to Amazon Great Indian Festival Deals
Just like Flipkart allows its Plus members To get access to the Big Billion Days sale a day early, Amazon Prime users will also get a similar benefit. So since the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale starts on October 8, 2023, Prime users will get access a day earlier, on October 7, 12:00 PM. In addition, Prime members enjoy additional benefits, such as easy returns. This comes in handy during sales events, in case something goes wrong with your delivered product.
However, for that you’ll need to get your hands on an Amazon Prime membership. For information, The price for Amazon Prime membership in India has increased a few months ago, and now starts from Rs 299 per month or Rs 1,499 per year.
Amazon Great Indian Festival 2023 Offers and Discounts
Unlike Flipkart’s microsite, the Great Indian Festival 2023 page does not reveal the sale date or discount reveal dates. However, we do have a good idea of the types of offers we will see. There will be some pretty attractive discounts across multiple product categories, from smartphones and smartwatches to laptops and headphones.
The important thing is that there is also one Instant 10% discount on credit and debit cards from SBI Bank in all technology categories. As for other offers, here’s a quick overview:
|Mobile phones||Up to 40% discount | Minimum 3 months No Cost EMI | Exchange offers up to Rs. 60,000 | Coupon offers up to Rs. 7,000|
|Mobile phone accessories||Will start from Rs. 39|
|Tablets||Up to 60% discount | Up to 24 months No Cost EMI | Up to Rs. 30,000 discount on trade-in|
|Regular laptops||Up to Rs. 40,000 discount | Up to 24 months No Cost EMI | Up to Rs. 25,000 discount on trade-in|
|Gaming laptops||Up to 40% discount | From Rs. 46,990 | Up to 12 months No Cost EMI | Up to Rs. 15,000 discount on trade-in|
|Smart watches||Up to 80% discount | From Rs. 899|
|Headphones||Up to 75% discount|
|Speakers and sound bars||Up to 65% discount | Up to 18 months No-cost EMI|
|Computer accessories||Up to 80% discount|
|Camera and accessories||Up to 80% discount | Up to 12 months No-cost EMI|
Now that you have an idea of what to expect from each of these categories, let’s dig a little deeper. Amazon has already unveiled select deals across various product categories. So we know what we can look forward to. Without further ado, let’s take a look at the best deals you can get during the sale event:
Best Amazon Great Indian Festival Mobile Phone Deals
Start with mobiles first as it is Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale powered by the Samsung Galaxy S23you can expect impressive discounts not only on the Galaxy S23 series, but on Samsung’s entire range. Other Amazon exclusive smartphones include the OnePlus 11R and iQOO Neo 7 Pro, both of which were blockbuster devices this year. Moreover, you can also expect huge discounts on iPhones. Amazon has also revealed the promotional prices of quite a few flagship and budget smartphones. Here’s a quick overview of the best deals you can take advantage of:
|Mobile phone||Normal price||Offer price|
|Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5||Rs. 1,54,999||Rs. 1,34,499|
|Motorola Moto Razr 40 Ultra||Rs. 89,999||Rs. 79,999|
|Apple iPhone 13||Rs. 59,999||Rs. 39,999|
|OnePlus 11R||Rs. 44,999||Rs. 34,999|
|Honor 90||Rs. 39,999||Rs. 29,999|
Best Amazon Great Indian Festival Laptop Deals
When it comes to laptops, Apple MacBook Air M1 gets the biggest discount. Additionally, gaming laptops such as the HP Victus, ASUS TUF, the newly launched Acer Nitro V and Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 will see significant price cuts.
Moreover, since the sale is powered by IntelYou can expect Intel laptops to get big discounts anyway. The icing on the cake is that Amazon has already revealed some laptop deal prices. So you can check out the best deals to be prepared for the upcoming sale:
|Laptop||Normal price||Offer price|
|Apple MacBook Air M1||Rs. 81,990||Rs. 62,990|
|AcerNitro5||Rs. 99,990||Rs. 93,240|
|Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3||Rs. 55,990||Rs. 51,240|
|Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5||Rs. 72,793||Rs. 64,990|
|HP laptop 15s||Rs. 56,999||Rs. 49,990|
Best Amazon Great Indian Festival Tablet Deals
Ahead, you’ll also see that best-selling tablets such as the Apple iPad Air, OnePlus Pad, Xiaomi Pad 6, Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 and others are offered at a discount. Amazon has also revealed the deal prices of these tablets. Here are the best upcoming tablet deals you can grab during the upcoming sale:
|Tablet||Normal price||Offer price|
|Samsung Galaxy Tab S9||Rs. 81,999||Rs. 70,490|
|Apple iPad Air 2022||Rs. 55,900||Rs. 46,740|
|OnePlus path||Rs. 39,999||Rs. 35,749|
|XiaomiPad 6||Rs. 28,999||Rs. 25,749|
|Redmi pad||Rs. 15,999||Rs. 14,399|
Let’s not forget Amazon devices like Amazon Alexa, Fire TV, and Kindle, all of which will offer deals galore!
The Amazon Great Indian Festival certainly looks promising, and we’re definitely excited about it! So get an SBI bank card and keep your old devices ready for exchange as this is going to be a great sale. Plus, quite a few of these sale prices and offers are already live Kickstarter dealsSo keep it in mind and make sure you don’t miss out on these offers. Are you planning to buy anything during the upcoming 2023 Amazon sale? Let us know in the comments section.