After nearly 60,000 units of the Xiaomi Redmi 1S went out of stock in 5.2 seconds today, Xiaomi has announced that it is conducting the fifth flash sale on September 30. Registrations for the sale will kick start on Flipkart at 6:00PM today. Also Read - Best wearable gift ideas under Rs 5,000 for Father's Day 2021Also Read - Another Xiaomi folding phone set to launch after October with Mi MIX Fold specs
If you registered for today’s sale, but failed to purchase the device, you will need to again register to be eligible for next week’s sale. With the end of today’s sale, Xiaomi has now managed to sell 180,000 units of the Redmi 1S in India. Also Read - Best smartphones for photography under Rs 20,000 to gift for Father's Day
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.
Registrations for the fifth sale, as mentioned above, will begin at 6:00PM today and will be open till midnight of September. At the given time, you can register for the Xiaomi Redmi 1S here.