And once again, Xiaomi is back on the forefront with its third flash sale on Flipkart today. As usual, the sale for Redmi 1S will commence at2:00PM, and if history is to be taken into account, the sale will be over in a matter of seconds. More than 350,000 users have registered to buy the smartphone, and there are up to 40,000 units up for grabs. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins for Plus members: Check out top deals on smartphonesAlso Read - Infinix Smart 5A launched in India with a competitive introductory price: Details here
Flipkart recommends that you be online much before 2:00PM and be ready to hit the refresh button seconds before the clock strikes two. Keep refreshing the page until you see the Buy Now button and hit it as soon as you see it. If you are one of the few lucky ones, the smartphone will be added to your shopping cart and you will have till the end of tomorrow to pay for the smartphone. Similar to the Mi 3 sale, one person will be eligible to buy only one device. Also Read - Massive discount on Samsung Galaxy F12: Budget Samsung phone now under Rs 10,000
The first two Redmi 1S flash sales were over in a matter of 4.2 seconds and 4.5 seconds. These have stayed true to Xiaomi flash sale traditions. The flagship Mi 3 sales on Flipkart were over in about 40 minutes, five seconds, two seconds, 2.4 seconds, 2.3 seconds and 2.4 seconds respectively.
The Redmi 1S includes a complimentary screen protector and micro SIM card adapter. Flipkart informs that these freebies will be dispatched at a later date (no exact time mentioned) and will not be shipped with the handset.
At 2:00PM, you can buy the Redmi 1S here.