The Redmi 1S will be exclusively available on Flipkart and the company is likely to go ahead with flash sales strategy like the Mi 3. The registrations for the phone will begin at 6 pm on August 26. Another 20,000 Xiaomi Mi3 units to go on sale
The smartphone sports a 4.7-inch 720p IPS display and runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor supported by 1GB of RAM.
Redmi 1s have 16GB internal storage capacity and a microSD card slot for expansion up to 64GB. It features 8MP rear camera and a 1.6MP front shooter.
The Redmi 1S comes with 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n with Direct and hotspot functionality, Micro-USB, Bluetooth 4.0, FM radio, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB OTG connectivity options. It is powered by a 2000mAh battery, weighs 158 grams, and has dimensions of 137x69x9.9mm.
Xiaomi is all set to release another 20,000 units of its hot-seller Mi3 device into the market. The fresh lot of Mi3 will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart on August 26 at 2 PM.
Earlier, Xiaomi sold 20,000 unit of its Mi3 smartphone within a few seconds on August 19. The smartphone was up for sale via Flipkart on Tuesday from 2 pm.
The striking feature of Mi3 flash sale procedure is that once the customer adds the product to its cart it will be marked as sold and customer can further complete the purchase formalities.
Xiaomi has attracted the Indian prospective consumers to a great extent. Last week, in its fourth flash sale, the company claimed that it sold 20,000 Mi 3 units in 2.4 seconds.
Mi 3, Xiaomi is the first handset manufacturer to offer an Android smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 chipset below the Rs 15,000 mark.
The Xiaomi Mi 3 runs a highly tweaked version of Android 4.4 KitKat, called MIUI version 5. It comes with a 5-inch full-HD LCD display (1080x1920 pixels) offering a pixel density of 441ppi. It is powered by a 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (MSM8274AB) processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and Adreno 330 GPU.
The device comes with a 16 GB inbuilt storage, however does not provide the expandable memory feature. It is adorned with a 13-megapixel rear camera with a dual-LED flash and a 2-megapixel front shooter.
The Redmi 1S will be exclusively available on Flipkart and the company is likely to go ahead with flash sales strategy like the Mi 3. The registrations for the phone will begin at 6 pm on August 26.
Another 20,000 Xiaomi Mi3 units to go on sale