To counter Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Day’, Amazon begins ‘Diwali Dhamaka Week’

To counter Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Day’, Amazon begins ‘Diwali Dhamaka Week’

By: || Updated: 01 Jan 1970 12:00 AM
New Delhi: To counter Flipkart’s ‘Big Billion Day’, Amazon India is ready with an entire week of sale named as ‘Diwali Dhamaka Week’ where the e-commerce portal is offering up to 50 per cent discount on selected Diwali products. 

The sale has started from 7AM on Friday and will be go on till October 17, 2014 (Friday of next week).


In initial stage, there is 55 per cent discount available on handbags and satchels while customers can buy watches on discounts up to 50 per cent.


There were many phones available on the Flipkart on price of Rs. 1 but, on Amazon, till so far, we did not see such deal.


On few phones like Nokia 1020, Flipkart has offered more than 60 per cent discount but such mesmerizing rate tags are still missing from the Amazon website. However, the e-commerce site will offer Nokia Lumia 625 in just Rs 8,999 which is 49 per cent discount on the main price.


Chetan Bhagat's latest release 'Half Girlfriend' is available in just Rs 99, cheaper than the offered price at Flipkart.


Till so far, unlike Flipkart, no pendrive or screen guard of mobiles are available in Rs 1 on Amazon.


According to the company, more deals will be revealed very soon.