Festive season is going to begin in India and major e-commerce platforms such as Amazon and Flipkart are unveiling big discounts for Flipkart Big Billion Days and Amazon Great Indian Festival deals. Yesterday, Flipkart unveiled big discounts on Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus, S21 FE, F23, and F13 as part of the Big Billion Days Sale.
- Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale will start on September 23.
Galaxy S22 Plus
The Galaxy S22 Plus is the middle child of the Galaxy S22 series, launched earlier this year. It comes with a powerful Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor, 50MP triple rear camera system, 6.6-inch Dynamic OLED display, and updates support of 4 major OS plus 5 years of security patches.
- Launch price – INR 84,999
- Flipkart BBD discount – INR 25,000 or 29 percent
- Effective price – INR 59,999
Galaxy S21 FE
Samsung launched the Galaxy S21 FE earlier this year, which is an affordable model of the Galaxy S21 flagship series. It comes with a 6.4-inch display with 120Hz refresh rate, Exynos 2100 chipset, 12MP + 12MP +8MP triple rear cameras, 32MP front camera, 4500mAh battery, Android 12 pre-installed and a lot more.
- Launch price – INR 74,999
- Flipkart BBD discount – INR 43,000 or 57 percent
- Including Prepaid and Credit Card offers
- Effective price – INR 31,999
Galaxy F23 and Galaxy F13
Aside from flagships, Flipkart’s Big Billion Days sale also brings never-before discounts on budget smartphones including the Galaxy F23 5G and Galaxy F13. Both of these devices ship with Android 12-based One UI 4.1 out of the box and are eligible for two major OS and four years of security patches.
The Galaxy F23 5G will go for INR 10,999, while the Galaxy F13 for just INR 8,499 during the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale. The offers on Galaxy S22 Plus and Galaxy F23 are live, while the Galaxy S21 FE deal will start on September 19 and F13 on September 22.
Made in India Chromebooks: Google signs new partnership with HP
Google and HP have announced a partnership to manufacture Chromebooks in India, making them the first Chromebooks to be made in the country. The partnership aims to improve the digital education scenario in India by providing affordable and secure computing devices to students and educators.
According to the information, the Chromebooks will be produced at the Flex Facility near Chennai, where HP has been making various laptops and desktops since August 2020. The production of HP Chromebooks starts on October 2, 2023.
Chromebooks are the leading devices in K-12 education globally, with over 50 million students and teachers using them. Chromebooks have built-in accessibility and security features that make them ideal for online learning.
Today, Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai confirmed the partnership through a tweet on X (Twitter). He mentioned, “We are partnering with HP to manufacture Chromebooks in India – These are the first Chromebooks to be made in India and will make it easier for Indian students to have access to affordable and secure computing.
Samsung Galaxy Tab A9 Plus with Snapdragon chip spotted on Google Play Console
Google Play Console listing doesn’t reveal much about its specs, while its existence is almost confirmed. The Galaxy Tab A9 Plus will feature a 1200 x 1920 pixels resolution display, while the size remains unknown at the moment.
Past reports revealed that this tablet will be equipped with Snapdragon 695 processor, coupled with 4GB RAM. However, the Tab A9 is said to sport MediaTek’s Helio G99 chipset and a 1340 x 800 pixels resolution display.
Samsung enhances Smart View feature through new update
Now, the company is enhancing the Samsung Smart View feature through a new update. It fixes some issues that users spotted in previous versions to improve the performance and stability of the app.
The installtion package size of this update is 5.73MB, available on the Galaxy Store. If you use the Smart View function of a Samsung smartphone, then you should install the latest update of it.
You can get the Samsung Smart View 220.127.116.11 update through Galaxy Store >> Menu option >> Updates. Also, you can download it through the link mentioned here.