Flipkart's Big Billion Days: Incredible Tech Deals Await!

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Flipkart has officially announced the imminent arrival of its annual mega sale, Big Billion Days 2023. As indicated on their official website, this event is being powered by Intel Evo, suggesting the potential for significant discounts on laptops equipped with Intel processors.

Commencing on October 1, Flipkart will gradually unveil the major deals and discounts for the Big Billion Days sale. According to the schedule, the unveiling will begin with iPhone deals on October 1, followed by Samsung deals on October 3, Poco deals on October 4, and Realme deals and discounts on October 6.

Last year, there were exceptional offers on the iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 series. In this year's Big Billion Days sale, we can anticipate similar deals on the iPhone 13 and the recently launched iPhone 14, enhancing the shopping experience for tech enthusiasts.

The prominent banner on Flipkart prominently displays popular phones such as the Moto Edge 40, Realme 11 Pro Plus, and the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE, coinciding with the festive occasion of Deepavali, also known as the festival of lights.

According to the banners, the Big Billion Days 2023 sale will encompass discounts of up to 80% on electronic gadgets, including laptops starting at less than Rs 10,000, keyboards available at just Rs 99, as well as discounts of up to 70% on tablets and up to 60% off on ink tank printers.

The sale will also offer significant discounts on TVs and appliances, with up to 75% off on 4K smart TVs. Additionally, Flipkart's proprietary products will undergo substantial price reductions during the sale, featuring 4K Google TV starting at just Rs 9,999, among other enticing offers.

Meanwhile, Flipkart's investment arm, Flipkart Ventures, is set to invest in five early-stage start-ups as part of its accelerator program, Flipkart Leap Ahead (FLA). These selected start-ups, including Algomage, Castler, FlexifyMe, NimbleBox.ai, and ReCircle, have been chosen for their potential to innovate technology across various sectors, including deep tech, fintech, health tech, gen-AI, and sustainability. They will receive equity-based funding.

These start-ups will benefit from mentorship for growth and innovation, along with equity-based investments ranging from $250,000 to $500,000. They will be guided in achieving product-market fit, establishing a scalable architecture, and building strong teams. Flipkart Ventures, armed with a $100 million fund for supporting start-ups, has a portfolio of over 15 firms, such as BeatO, Finbox, Goat brand labs, Hyperface, Livwell, Neuropixel, Rightbot, and others. Lubna Ahmed, the head of Flipkart Ventures, stated, "Many start-ups from last year's cohort have successfully secured investor funding, formed new business partnerships, and implemented pilot projects, contributing to the growth of the ecosystem."