For the fourth consecutive time, Xiaomi is back with its Flipkart flash sale to give up to 60,000 units of Redmi 1S for Rs 5,999. Over 350,000 people have registered for the sale that will commence at 2.00PM today, and if history is any testimony, then the devices will be out of stock in a matter of seconds. Also Read - Xiaomi Mi Watch Revolve Active India launch date revealed: When's the launch?Also Read - iPhone 11, iPhone XR up for grab with massive discount on Flipkart Big Saving Days sale
Only registered users will be able to participate in the sale and those who failed to register can try their luck in the next sale, as registration for today’s sale are now shut. This is the first time Xiaomi is selling 60,000 units of the Redmi 1S, as all the previous sales had less than 40,000 units on sale. The last sale saw all the units wipe out in 3.4 seconds. Also, unlike the previous sales where the buyer could pay for the device till the next day after the phone is added to their cart, buyers will now have to make payment for the devices latest by 6.00PM today itself. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins: Pixel 4a, Realme X7, Samsung Galaxy F62, more on discount
Xiaomi has created waves with these flash sales. They have managed to sell 120,000 units till date in just three flash sales on Flipkart. Xiaomi earlier used the same e-commerce model to sell its more expensive Xiaomi Mi 3.
As we’ve repeatedly mentioned in our reportage, Flipkart suggests that you be online at least 2 hours prior to the sale, to up your chances of getting hold of the device. Only one device per registered user will be sold.
Xiaomi is also offering complimentary screen protector and a SIM card adapter with today s Redmi 1S units. The devices are expected to be shipped to the buyers within seven days.
At 2:00PM, you can buy the Redmi 1S here.