Samsung has opened orders for various home electronics and announced cashback and no-cost EMI options on its Smart TV range, and to encourage people to start shopping again as a COVID-19 lockdown taper Digital Equipment Portfolio. The company says that it has started taking pre-booking online at Samsung Shop, and delivery will begin as soon as the ban is lifted from different parts of the country.
The Ministry of Home Affairs has announced a waiver in the sale of e-commerce in the green and orange areas. Because of this, online sites such as Amazon, Flipkart and others have started selling non-essential items in the country for choosing a PIN code. Samsung suites until all retail outlets are allowed to open
The Korean veteran says that customers can pre-book the products at Samsung Shop until 8 May. Buyers can pre-book products like Smart TV, QLED 8K TV, QLED 4K TV, Convertible 5-in-1, and Dahi Maestro Refrigerator, Steam Clean Washing. Machines, smart ovens with oven, spices and sun, oven, and slim fry technology. Customers who pre-book will get up to 15 percent cashback with HDFC debit and credit cards, and no-cost EMIs with long-term finance options of up to 18 months.
The company notes that customers are entitled to cashback even if they do not opt for EMI-based finance options. Samsung promises express delivery to the nearest Samsung authorized retailer, following all standard security procedures, as soon as restrictions are lifted by authorities in various parts of the country.
In addition, Samsung will come with a 1 + 1 extended warranty on the TV panel and a 30-day free trial of the Zee 5 Premium. The company is offering a 10-year ceramic warranty, free borosil kit and a 5-year magnetron warranty on smart ovens. Pre-booked refrigerators come with a 10-year warranty on digital inverter compressors; While washing machines come with a motor warranty of 10 to 12 years. Finally, air conditioners come with free installation offers, 5-year condenser warranty, 5-year PCB controller warranty and free AC gas recharge offer.
LG introduced similar cashback and warranty extensions on home appliances and TVs for pre-booking during the lockdown period. Booking of LG G8X ThinQ has also started, and Xiaomi has also started selling their smartphones online. While orders have commenced, deliveries will still take some time for us to return to earlier levels in India.