It just takes one big brand to announce a festive / big sales week and others follow. Amazon Great Indian Festival is all set starting from 1st October to 5th October 2016. Flipkart’s Big Billion Days will start from 2nd to 6th October and Snapdeal’s Unbox Diwali Sale is from 2nd to 6th October.
Samsung will soon launch the Samsung Galaxy On8 handset in India and it will be available exclusively on Flipkart. Flipkart has created a page for the same, though they have not disclosed the Model name – tagged #TheNextON coming soon.
You read it right it’s the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and not the Samsung Galaxy Note7. Yes the Galaxy Note 2 caught fire on a Indigo flight (Singapore to Chennai). There is already restriction on usage of Samsung Galaxy Note7 on any flight.
Lenovo had already announced the A7700 a dual SIM handset that will be compatible with Reliance Jio – Lenovo A7700 will support 4G with VoLTE. This handset will be available soon for price of under Rs. 9,000.
Motorola is gearing up to bring the Moto Z into the Indian markets; they have already started teasing about it on Twitter. Moto Z and most likely the Moto Mods will also be launched. The event is scheduled on 4th October 2016.
Micromax launched another 4G handset called the Micromax Canvas 5 Lite. This smartphone is powered by MediaTek quad core processor and unfortunately running Lollipop out of the box. Canvas 5 Lite price in India is Rs. 6,499.
Airtel today unveiled a new special plan for 4G users. The new plan offers 90 days of free 4G data usage for Rs. 1495. Airtel existing users can available this pack for Rs. 1495 and for new users they can avail this plan by paying Rs. 1494 – as their first recharge.
A new 4G handset is available on Flipkart, the Alcatel Pixi 4. This handset comes with a quad core processor, using 5 inch screen and running Marshmallow out of the box. The Pixi 4 is available as of now for Rs. 4,999.
Samsung China official website now has two smartphones listed the Samsung Galaxy On7 2016 and the Samsung Galaxy On5 2016. On7 2016 price has been revealed it is RMB 1599 (approx Rs. 16K), full details of On5 2016 not yet available.