Amazon and Flipkart have announced their first sales of the year. The first sales are happening to celebrate Republic Day in the country.
As for Amazon, the Great Republic Day Sale will commence on January 20 and last till January 23. But Prime members can avail offers early than January 20. For Amazon Prime members, the company gives a 24-hour window where users can order and avail sale offers starting from January 19.
Flipkart Big Saving Days will also start from January 20 but will last till January 24. Like Amazon’s 24-hour bonus window for Prime members, Flipkart sale starts early for its Plus members. Thus users with Flipkart Plus membership can shop at discounted prices starting from January 19.
This time, Amazon has tied up with State Bank of India (SBI) to offer an additional discount. Using an SBI credit card, shoppers can avail 10 percent of instant discount. Similarly, Flipkart has joined hands with HDFC to give users some fringe benefits. So if you have HDFC bank cards, you can get a 10 percent instant discount on Flipkart.
Amazon Great Republic Day Sale
Camera users can expect great deals on Sony ZV-1, Canon EOS 1500D, Panasonic Lumix G7, DJI Osmo Action camera, GoPro Hero 9 Black, Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 and more.
Amazon will also provide up to 80 percent off on camera accessories during the Great Republic Day Sale. This may include a tripod, DJI gimbal, camera batteries, lighting equipment, camera bags and cases.
Flipkart Big Saving Days
Canon EOS 3000D camera body and 18-55mm lens will be available for Rs 28,999 instead of Rs 29,495. Launched in February 2018, the EOS 3000D aims at beginners.
Canon EOS 200D Mark II camera kit will be available for Rs 64,576 during Flipkart sale days. The camera was launched in May 2019 and equipped a 24.1-megapixel sensor. The company claims that the EOS 200D Mark II is one of the lightest DSLRs for photographers in Canon’s portfolio.
Other cameras that will be on discount include Canon EOS 1500D, Fujifilm Instax Mini 9, Insta360 One R and more.