Xiaomi’s latest Mi 4i is set to go on sale for the first time today via Flipkart at 2:00PM. The company has announced that there will be 40,000 handsets up for grabs in the first flash sale. Also Read - Redmi K40G in the works: Will this be the Poco F3 Pro or Mi 11X Gaming Edition?
#Mi4i – we received approx. 350K registrations for the 1st sale of Mi 4i. We will be offering 40K devices. #excited @MiIndiaOfficial Also Read - iPhone SE gets cheaper on Flipkart only for today: Get over Rs 11,000 flat discount
— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) April 30, 2015 Also Read - Redmi Note 10T 5G first sale today: Price in India, sale offers, and more
Registrations for the first sale began last week, post the launch of the smartphone at Xiaomi’s global smartphone event in New Delhi. The company has announced that nearly 350,000 users have registered for the first sale, and with this kind of difference in the numbers, chances are that the sale will be over in a matter of seconds. To stand a chance to grab the smartphone, Flipkart suggests you be online an hour before the sale begins.
To recap, the Xiaomi Mi 4i is priced at Rs 12,999, and features a 5-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) IPS OGS display. Under the hood is a second-generation 1.7GHz Snapdragon 615 octa-core (1.1GHz quad-core + 1.7GHz quad-core) 64-bit processor paired with 2GB of RAM.
The smartphone also features 16GB internal memory, 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel selfie camera, and a 3,120mAh battery with quick charge support. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots with both supporting LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.1, and GPS, and on the software front it runs on Android Lollipop-based MIUI 6.