The festive season is here and on account of that two of the biggest e-commerce platforms in India, Flipkart and Amazon, are holding the biggest sales on the year — Big Billion Days sale and Great Indian Festival sale. During the course of the sale, both Flipkart and Amazon will be offering big discounts on smartphones and other consumer electronics across various price segments. The Flipkart Big Billion Days sale kicks off on Oct 10 and ends on Oct 14, while the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale starts on the same day — Oct 10 — but ends a day later that is on Oct 15. The Amazon Prime members, however, will get access to the sale a day early, on Oct 9.During the Big Billion sale, Flipkart has announced to offer big discounts on budget segment smartphones beginning midnight of October 11. “Our budget selection will cater to every price point- 2999, 3499, 3999, 4999, 5999 and 6999 from some of India’s best brands- Xiaomi, Oppo, Honor, Realme, Infinix, Micromax, Panasonic, Yu and Samsung, Flipkart has announced.Here are some of the best offers that Flipkart is going bring to the budget smartphone segment:–Realme C1 will be available for Rs 6,999 during the Flipkart Big Billion sale. The Realme C1 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.8GHz octa-core processor and comes with triple slot, dual camera and a 4230mAh battery. Although Flipkart claims to offer Rs 2,000 on the phone, this offer looks very confusing considering the Realme C1 was launched for a price tag of Rs 6,999 in India only.–Infinix Smart 2 will be selling for Rs 4,999. India Today Tech reviewed the Infinix Smart 2 and found it to be a “worthy Redmi 5A competitor”. During the Big billion sale Flipkart will be offering Rs 2,000 approx discount on the MRP of the phone which is Rs 6,999.advertisement–Panasonic P91 comes with an MRP of Rs 7,990 but during the Big Billion sale the phone will be available for Rs 2,999. Now that’s a great deal. The Panasonic phone comes with a 5-inch display and is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737M SoC coupled with 1GB of RAM. It comes packed an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie camera setup.–Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro will be available for Rs 6,190 down from its original MRP of Rs 7,490. The Galaxy J3 Pro is powered by 1.5GHz quad-core processor and comes with 2GB RAM. The smartphone sports a 8MP rear camera and 5MP selfie camera setup.–Honor 7S will be selling for a discounted price of Rs 6,499 down from its MRP of Rs 8,999. This is one of the great deals that Flipkart will offer on a budget phone during the Big Billion sale. Notably, this is also for the first time that the Honor 7S will be available for a discounted price in India.–Oppo A71 3GB RAM and 16GB storage model will be selling for a pruce tag of Rs 6,990 down from its MRP of Rs 10,990. The Oppo phone comes with a main camera of 13MP and Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor.ALSO READ: Flipkart Big Billion Days sale: Best deals on Moto, Honor, Samsung smartphonesAdditionally, during the Big Billion Days sale Flipkart will also be offering No cost EMI, Product Exchange and Buyback options as well on select smartphones. For the sale, Flipkart has also partnered with HDFC Bank to offer 10 per cent instant discount to customers shopping with their debit and credit cards.