4 things to watch out for at GOSF 2014

Online shopping enthusiasts should gear up for Google's online shopping festival which is just hours away. Expect massive discounts and exclusive launches during the 72-hours-long online shopping festival.

By Kul Bhushan Published Date
09 - Dec - 2014
| Last Updated
09 - Dec - 2014
4 things to watch out for at GOSF 2014

Google's Great Online Shopping Festival (GOSF) is just hours away. After Flipkart's Mega Monday sale, GOSF is the biggest online shopping sale this year. Google today gave a preview of exclusive deals, products and other important elements of this year's festival. So, let's cut to the chase and check out what are the main highlights of the GOSF 2014:

Chromecast, Nexus 6 and more

For gadgets enthusiasts, the GOSF 2014 brings to you a range of exclusive deals including the latest Nexus 6 smartphone. Lenovo has also confirmed launching its flagship Yoga Tablet 2 Pro in India via GOSF. One of the major announcements that was the official launch of Chromecast in India. Google tied up partnered with Airtel and Snapdeal, and it will be sold for Rs. 2,999 on Snapdeal. The GOSF has a dedicated tab for exclusive products.  

Nexus 6

Wider categories

Google says this year's 72-hours-long online festival is bigger than the previous ones as GOSF 2014 features over 400 partners with brands ranging from Motorola Nexus 6, HP, Lenovo, Tata Housing, Karbonn, Van Heusen, Asian Paints. The categories range from electronics, food and dining, mobile apps, telecom services, to online games.

Rs. 299 Corner

Google has been extensively advertising the Rs. 299 corner where customers will be able to buy branded products at the aforementioned price. The section has brands such as JBL, Benetton, Alia Bhatt collection, EverPure water purifier. Google is currently running several contests and games on the official websites to promote the festival. Google is also offering the cash on delivery option for payment.

Rs. 299 corner

Real estate

It is one of the unique categories of this year's GOSF. Tata Housing Development Company has tied up with Google to announce exclusive housing projects. “Customers can book flats/houses across various cities with an instant appreciation opportunity of up to 15%,” says the company in a press release. Currently, the real estate section shows partners such as Unitech,  99acres.com and HDFC Realty.