Xiaomi s Redmi 1S is set to go on sale again today at 2:00PM on Flipkart. Unlike what the company announced yesterday, only up to 90,000 units will be available for buyers today. Also Read - Flipkart Big Saving Days sale begins: Pixel 4a, Realme X7, Samsung Galaxy F62, more on discountAlso Read - OnePlus Nord CE vs Redmi Note 10 Pro Max: Does 4G still outdo 5G at a lesser price?
Registrations for today s sale, which began last week, are now shut. Flipkart has revealed that more than 300,000 users have registered to buy the entry-level smartphone. If the previous sales are anything to go by, expect these smartphones to fly off the shelves in a matter of seconds. Also Read - Xiaomi is hiding the front camera on its next Mi flagship smartphone
Flipkart recommends buyers be online a couple of hours before the sale is to commence. At the stroke of 2:00 hit refresh to see the buy button. Even a second s delay could mean that you miss out on the smartphone.
Xiaomi has managed to sell 490,000 units of the Redmi 1S across six sales, and 150,000 units on Flipkart s Big Billion Day sale. The six sales were over in 4.2 seconds, 4.5 seconds, 3.4 seconds, 5.2 seconds, 13.9 seconds, and 4.2 seconds respectively.
As we reported yesterday, Xiaomi will not be offering the complimentary screen protector and micro-SIM adaptor in today s sale.