Xiaomi conducted its tenth flash sale on Flipkart last week where it sold up to 65,000 units of the Redmi 1S. Now, Xiaomi is set to host its eleventh flash sale on the e-commerce site at 2.00PM today where up to 65,000 Redmi 1S units will be up for grabs, and over 200,000 people have registered for the sale. Also Read - Xiaomi Redmi 6A sale today on Amazon and mi.com at 12PMAlso Read - Xiaomi Poco F1 flash sale today via Flipkart and mi.com at 12PM
Notably, after stopping the complimentary microSIM card sleeve and screen protector offer in previous sales, Xiaomi has put the offer back on Flipkart hoping to get more traction from the freebies, as the flash sales have lost its fizz lately. Also Read - Xiaomi India to celebrate its fourth anniversary with Mi 4 You Sale with compelling offers from July 10
As far as the specifications are concerned, the Redmi 1S sports a 4.7-inch screen with 720p screen resolution. It is powered by a quad-core 1.6GHz Snapdragon 400 MSM8228 processor paired with 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of internal storage. It has an 8-megapixel camera on the back and a 1.6-megapixel shooter upfront. Powered by Android 4.3 JellyBean, the phone has MIUI version 5 skin running on top of it.
Hugo Barra, last week, also mentioned that the Redmi Note will soon be launching in India. He further said that it could be launched alongside the flagship Mi 4. He said that the company has been working on the logistics and the software before it launched the phones in India.