Xiaomi is the second largest smartphone maker in the country with around 28 percent market share. The company has grown significantly since starting operations in India around four years ago.
According to Counterpoint Research, more than two-thirds of Xiaomi’s smartphone shipments were of devices in the sub-Rs 10,000 price segment during the second quarter. Now, e-commerce giant Amazon India is trying to take advantage of strong demand for Xiaomi’s budget devices by selling Redmi 5, Redmi Y2 and Redmi Y1 at attractive discounts. The discounts are not limited to Xiaomi’s smartphones and there are also discounts available on Bluetooth speakers and power banks.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 at 6% Off
Xiaomi Redmi 5, the entry-level smartphone with taller display is available at 6 percent discount on Amazon India. The smartphone is priced at Rs 8,999 and Amazon Prime members get additional 10 percent cashback with EMI on Citibank Credit Cards. Xiaomi Redmi 5 customers can also avail no cost EMI option and Rs 2,200 instant cashback and 100GB additional data from Reliance Jio.
Xiaomi Redmi 5 features a 5.7-inch HD+ display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset and Adreno 506 GPU. It can be configured with 2GB or 3GB or 4GB of RAM and option for 16GB or 32GB or 64GB internal storage. It has a 12-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera. It runs Android Nougat, supports 4G LTE and is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 at 10% cashback
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is the newest selfie-centric smartphone from the Chinese brand and it is available at 10 percent cashback on the e-commerce platform. The Redmi Y2 is available with cashback of 10 percent to Prime members availing EMI on Citibank Credit Card.
In terms of specifications, the Redmi Y2 features a 5.99-inch LCD display with a resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels and 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 CPU, 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of storage. The smartphone runs Android 8.1 Oreo and supports 4G VoLTE. It comes with a 12-megapixel rear camera and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The Redmi Y2 is backed by a 3,000mAh battery and is priced at Rs 9,999.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 at 10% cashback
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is not the only smartphone available with cashback, the Redmi Y1 is also getting the cashback offer. The smartphone is available on Amazon India with a cashback of 10 percent for those availing EMI option on Citibank Credit Cards. The smartphone also comes with Reliance Jio Football offer where customers get Rs 2,200 instant cashback.
The Redmi Y1 was the first device from the company aimed specifically at the selfie-centric consumers. It features 5.5-inch display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 chipset, 3GB or 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB storage. There is a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. It runs Android Nougat, packs a 3,080mAh battery and is priced at Rs 8,999.
Watch: Xiaomi Redmi 5 First Look Video
Xiaomi Mi 10,000mAh battery at 25% discount
Xiaomi’s 10,000mAh Mi Power Bank 2i is available on Amazon India at 25 percent discount. The 10,000mAh battery retails for Rs 1,199 and is available for Rs 899 on the e-commerce platform. It is compatible with 5V/2A, 9V/ 2A and 12V/1.5A charging and adjust power automatically for output up to 18W. The Mi Power Bank 2i is rated to charge Mi A1 around 2.2 times while it can recharge iPhone 7 for 3.5 times.