Flipkart clocks record sales! 50+ units of Moto G5 Plus sold per minute
50+ units of Moto G5 Plus sold per minute!
India’s largest e-commerce website has once again taken the world by a storm. Flipkart claimed to have sold a record breaking number of the much awaited Moto G5 Plus on the launch day. Flipkart has estimated to sell more than 50 units per minute of the Moto G5 Plus.
The Moto G5 Plus went on sale in India as Flipkart exclusive. With launch day offer such as Flipkart’s BuyBack guarantee and various other exchange offers 50+ units were sold per minute. The 3GB/16GB version was completely sold out in less than 1 minute. Flipkart’s BuyBack guarantee promised to BuyBack the Moto G5 Plus for ₹7000 within 6 months of purchase. Also exchange offers upto ₹13,500 are available.
The phone also received a positive initial response from the users and word of mouth will help its sale in the coming days. The Moto G5 Plus received a 5 star on over 90% of those ratings. With the launch of this phone, Flipkart has taken another major step in making smartphones affordable. The director of Flipkart, Ayyappan R called it a huge success by saying,
“To further fuel the digital transition in India, we are committed to easing the burden of owning a smart device for our customers through Flipkart innovations such as the BuyBack Guarantee program, in addition to product exchange and no cost EMI.”
“True to its #Uncompromise motto, the overwhelming response to the exclusive launch of the Moto G5 Plus reflects customers demands to have access to latest and affordable technology. This reinforces the strong belief our customers have in Flipkart, making us the dominant player in the online smartphones market.”
Over 50% of the sales have been made using Flipkart’s affordability programs like No Cost EMI, Product Exchange and BuyBack Guarantee. Most of the exchanges were done using the old Motorola Smartphones.