Xiaomi s entry-level Redmi 1S will again go on sale for the fifth time today at 2PM on Flipkart. Like last week s sale, nearly 60,000 units will be available today. Also Read - Flipkart Big Diwali Sale begins October 28: Best deals, discounts, offers on smartphonesAlso Read - Best gaming phones under Rs 25,000 to buy in India in October 2021
Registrations for the fifth sale closed last night, and only those who have registered will be able to buy the smartphone in today s sale. As mentioned above, there will be nearly 60,000 units available today, and Flipkart recommends you refresh the moment the counter hits zero to stand a chance to buy the device. If previous sales are anything to go by however, the sale should be over in a matter of seconds. The first four sales on Flipkart were over in 4.2 seconds, 4.5 seconds, 3.4 seconds, and 5.2 seconds respectively, and the company managed to sell 180,000 units. Also Read - Redmi Note 11 series to cost cheaper than Redmi Note 10 Pro Max?
To recap on the specifications, the Redmi 1S features a 4.7-inch 720p display, and is powered by a 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. Also featured are 8-megapixel rear camera, 1.6-megapixel front-facing camera, 8GB internal storage, microSD card slot, and a 2,000mAh battery. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean wrapped under Xiaomi s MIUI.
With every handset, Xiaomi is also offering a complimentary screen protector and micro SIM card adapter. Earlier this week, Xiaomi s official accessories for the Redmi 1S too went on sale on Flipkart that include back covers and screen protectors.