Xiaomi has just announced that all its 50,000 Redmi 1S units that went available for sale at 5PM earlier today sold out in 11 seconds. This goes on to suggest how demanding the affordable Redmi 1S handset has been so far. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer also announced that it will be holding another flash sale for the Redmi 1S handset on January 20. Also Read - iPhone 11, iPhone XR up for grab with massive discount on Flipkart Big Saving Days sale
Earlier today, Xiaomi India head Manu Jain had announced that 500,000 Indians had registered for the device for this week’s flash sale. Also in the noon, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G, which was available for purchase at 2PM went out of stock in 2 minutes and 50 seconds. The company noted that there were 200,000 registered users for the Redmi Note. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins: Pixel 4a, Realme X7, Samsung Galaxy F62, more on discount
50,000 sets of Redmi 1S went out of stock in 11 seconds today. Your support means a lot to us, thank you! 😉 pic.twitter.com/KZC005LStF
— Mi India (@MiIndiaOfficial) January 13, 2015
For those who managed to get the Redmi 1S into their carts have up to 10PM today to complete the purchase. For a refresh, the Redmi 1S sports a 4.7-inch HD display.It is powered by a 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 305 GPU and 1GB of RAM and 8GB of expandable internal storage. Other features of the handset include an 8-megapixel rear camera, a 1.6-megapixel front-facing camera, and a 2,000mAh battery. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with company’s MIUI skin on top of it.
Registration for the next flash sale of both the Redmi 1S and Redmi Note 4G are now open. It will be held on January 20.
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