New Delhi, July 12: Online marketplace Flipkart has come up with lucrative deals and is offering up to 80% off on popular brands. The sale comes after Amazon India announced Prime Day Sale for the first time in India on July 10. The e-commerce giant has now announced a sale festival with discounts up to 80 per cent. The sale offers promising deals on smartphones, apparel, watches, and sunglasses along with EMI options. Apart from all this, Flipkart is also offering heavy discounts on brands that include Adidas, Fossil, Hidesign, Sony and Samsung and more.

The top offers under Flipkart’s exclusive sale comprise of ‘Women’s only Wednesdays’ offers up to 70% off on sarees, Samsung phones priced at Rs 2,000 less than the original cost, top deals on footwear, handbags and lingerie. The e-commerce giant is also offering great deals across its range of clothes, footwear, kitchen appliances and more.

During the sale, jewellery sets are priced at Rs 800 and top deals on various beauty and wellness products are other great grabs. Flipkart is offering a 35 percent discount on automatic washing machines too while a flat 30 percent off on Fossil watches. The online marketplace is offering about 50 percent off on Micromax 50 inch full HD LED TV.

Flipkart’s CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy on Tuesday was quoted by Economic Times saying that sales are important for Flipkart and that the company is ahead of Amazon. “We at Flipkart (not including Myntra and Jabong), are much bigger and outsell them (Amazon) in all categories, except grocery where we are not present but will be entering soon,” Krishnamurthy said. Under the mega sale, Citi Bank customers can avail he savings on EMI options with their Citi Bank credit cards while customers using HDFC Bank credit and debit cards get an extra 10 percent off. It has to be noted that customers also stand a chance to win 15 per cent cashback if they use PhonePe – Flipkart’s own UPI-based payment app.