Do you know what the total population of Bhutan, Cyprus or Mauritius is? Well, it doesn’t come anywhere near 1.3 Million. And, that is exactly the number of smartphones sold out by the Bengaluru-based e-commerce giant! A big thanks to all, but the Big Billion Days Sale.
Flipkart has created history. Yes, it has handed out 1.3 million devices to customers all over India in just the opening day itself. That turns up as a huge leap for the company. With this, it has mastered ahead of its co-rivals.
India noted the highest record-breaking sale of smartphone in a single day, not only on Flipkart, but as a whole.
Owing to the Big Billion Days Sale, Flipkart has come up with a Buyback guarantee, No cost EMIs, exchange offers and other discounts from banks like SBI and Axis Bank alongside the general slash down of prices.
And, this has eventually worked as a crowd-puller. 1 in 4 customers purchasing a smartphone from the Sale opted for the Buyback guarantee.
“Over 80 percent of the entire sales in the premium segment happened with various affordability constructs such as No Cost EMI, Exchange and Buyback Guarantee,” the firm reported.
The e-commerce store has put up a whole bunch of high-end, premium, new-comers, and mid-range devices into the frame. You get a wide-range of options to select from, tagged along with freebies from Reliance Jio as well.
The Lenovo K8 Plus, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Apple iPhone 7, Samsung Galaxy S8, Asus Zenfone AR, Moto E4 Plus, Panasonic Eluga Ray 700, Intex Aqua, Vivo V7+, Honor 6 Plus, Oppo F3 Plus are only a few of the examples.
Senior Director of Mobiles at Flipkart, Ayyappan Rajagopal points out to the plus points of purchasing a phone during the Big Billion Days. “These numbers reinforce our position as the absolute leader in smartphones. What Flipkart offers – the latest phones, the large number of exclusives, affordability measures like No Cost EMI, Buyback Guarantee etc. – are unmatched in the industry. So, when it comes to buying a smartphone in India, there is no other destination and our customers trust us to buy the latest smartphones at the best prices,” he said.
Could you believe the numbers? Flipkart has successfully traded three times more smartphones than any of its competitor in the market. Remember, we are just focusing on Day 1 of the smartphone sales.
The Big Billion Days commenced on September 20, but the sales for smartphones went up only by zero hours on September 21. It will run until Sunday, September 24. It would be a memorable watch to check how the numbers escalate till then. Obviously, it will make yesterday a history and move ahead for more.
After reading this, if you feel you want to add to the numbers, then click here. Make a move now to grab your copy of the best smartphone in an affordable price.