The impending arrival of the new Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India has prompted a number of retailers to discount their goods ahead of a spike in prices. Online payments platform Paytm is one of them, hosting a Pre-GST sale that offers big cuts on handsets, TVs, laptops, and more till June 15.
Paytm is promising up to Rs 20000 in cashback for some products and up to 80% off for a select few. It’s also hosting a competition in which the prize is an iPhone 7. To participate, you’ll have to shop for at least Rs 1000 and then enter the ‘WINIPHONE’ promo code when checking out.
If you’d rather not wait around for the chance to win an iPhone 7, you can simply buy the device at a 24% discount. The 32GB iPhone 7 is currently selling at Rs 45789. There’s also a ‘MOB4750’ coupon code which can be applied to grant Rs 4750 in the form of cashback. That brings it down to Rs 41039, a hefty Rs 18961 drop from its original Rs 60000 cost.
If the 256GB iPhone 7 Plus is more your style, Apple’s most expensive iPhone has gotten hold of a 9% cut from Rs 92000 to Rs 83989. Paytm’s additionally offering to give Rs 10000 in cashback via an ‘A10K’ promo code, so you can snap up the handset at an effective cost of Rs 73989.
The Google Pixel has become the recipient of a big discount as well, going from Rs 57000 to Rs 40399 for its 32GB iteration, a 29% fall. The 32GB Pixel XL has also gotten cheaper, shifting from Rs 67000 to Rs 50490. Paytm’s bundling both devices with a 15% cashback scheme.
You can check out Paytm’s Pre-GST sale here.