Xiaomi is slowly expanding its product portfolio in India. Being a frontrunner for smartphones in the online segment, and slowly capturing the offline market as well, it has now introduced two new lifestyle products a Mi Business Backpack and a Mi Crewneck T-Shirt. Both products will be available for purchase tomorrow at 10:00AM on mi.com. Also Read - Xiaomi to now use sound for charging your smartphones without relying on socketsAlso Read - Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 could launch as a high-end phone with tons of exciting features
Xiaomi took to Twitter to make this announcement for the launch of its official merchandise. The products haven t yet been listed on Xiaomi s official website. The Mi Business Backpack is priced at Rs 1,499, and looks suitable for carrying a laptop, files and documents for on-the-go people. The Mi Business Backpack has the Mi branding on the front, and is available in black color. The Mi Crewneck T-Shirt is priced at Rs 549, and is also available in black color. The t-shirt simply comes with the Mi branding on the sleeve.
Apart from tomorrow s scheduled sale at 10:00AM, Xiaomi confirmed that the Mi Business Backpack and Mi Crewneck T-Shirt will be available for purchase at Mi Home. Xiaomi currently has four Mi Home stores in India, with Delhi-NCR being the latest addition. Xiaomi opened its third Mi Home store at Ambience Mall located in Gurugram. Xiaomi opened its first Mi Home in India in Bengaluru in May, followed by two more stores last month. ALSO READ: Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A with 16-megapixel front camera launched in China: Price, specifications and features
Xiaomi isn t the first smartphone brand to introduce official merchandise in India. OnePlus also has its own range of lifestyle products categories on its official e-store. The lineup includes backpacks, messenger bags, and t-shirts in different colors. The prices for OnePlus products are almost double to that of Xiaomi s though. The t-shirts are priced at Rs 999, while the messenger bag and backpacks start at Rs 2,999. ALSO READ: OnePlus 5: Which color variant between Midnight Black, Slate Grey and Soft Gold would you choose?