Xiaomi is having another flash sale of its extremely popular Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone along with its Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A in India today. The devices will be going on sale online on e-commerce website Flipkart and the company’s own website mi.com/in. The smartphone was launched alongside the 55-inch flagship Mi TV 4. The Mi TV 4A in 32-inch and 43-inch screen sizes was launched in March as the Chinese company tries to disrupt the smart TV market in the country.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched back in the month of February and ranked second on Counterpoint’s Q2 India smartphone shipments report ranking of the most sold smartphones in India. That list also features the Xiaomi Redmi 5A and the Redmi Note 5 in the first and the fourth spot, respectively. The Redmi 5A will also be going on pre-order which will make sure that customers won’t have trouble the next time it goes on sale.
Those planning to pre-order today must sign up and log in to their Mi account in advance before the sale starts. In order to ensure easy checkout, it is recommended to add your delivery address and set it as default and also have your payment information ready during the pre-order process.
To make things convenient for its customers, Xiaomi is offering the Redmi Note 5 Pro, Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A models for pre-order via Mi.com at 12PM today. With pre-order, Xiaomi offers priority shipping and products can only be purchased via online payments. Xiaomi also offers an easy cancellation option where customers can cancel their order before the product is shipped.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Specifications and Price
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is one of the most powerful smartphones in the sub-Rs 20,000 price segment. It is being pitched as a premium replacement to last year’s Redmi Note 4 and was launched alongside the standard Redmi Note 5. It features a modern design language with large 5.99-inch Full HD+ display, 18:9 aspect ratio and thinner bezels around the display.
It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC coupled with 4GB or 6GB of RAM and 64GB standard storage. The smartphone comes with a dual-camera setup at the rear with a combination of 12-megapixel and 5-megapixel shooter and a 20-megapixel camera at the front for selfies that has a dedicated flash for low-light scenarios. The smartphone runs MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat and is backed by a 4,000mAh battery.
The Redmi Note 5 Pro was launched in India at Rs 13,999 but it recently received a price hike of Rs 1,000 due to increased import duty of components. The 4GB RAM variant of Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available for Rs 14,999 while the 6GB RAM variant is priced at Rs 16,999. It comes in black, blue, gold and rose gold color options.
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Xiaomi Mi TV 4 Specifications and Price
The Mi TV 4 is the first smart TV from Xiaomi in India and it is being billed as the world’s thinnest LED TV. It features a 55-inch 4K HDR display and has virtually no borders around the display. It is powered by a 64-bit quad-core Amlogic Cortex A53 CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM and 8GB internal storage.
The 55-inch smart LED TV comes with multiple port options including one USB 3.0 port, one USB 2.0 port, three HDMI port, one Ethernet port, one AV port and connectivity options include WiFi and Bluetooth. The TV comes with two 8W speakers and weighs around 17.8kg including the base. The 55-inch Mi TV 4 is priced at Rs 39,999.
Xiaomi Mi TV 4A Specifications and Price
Xiaomi Mi TV 4A, on the other hand, comes in two screen sizes – 32-inch model with HD ready display supporting resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and 43-inch model with 1920 x 1080 pixels Full HD display. Both the televisions are powered by the same 64-bit quad-core Amlogic processor found on 55-inch Mi TV 4 but they come with 1GB RAM and 8GB storage. The difference between the two televisions lies in the size and resolution of their displays.
The 32-inch Mi TV 4A weighs around 3.94kg while the 43-inch model weighs 7.43kg. Both the models come with connectivity options like Ethernet and WiFi but lack Bluetooth support. They also include three HDMI port with the 43-inch model offering three USB 2.0 port and 32-inch model offering two USB 2.0 port. They both feature 20W speakers. The 32-inch model is priced at Rs 13,999 while the 43-inch model is priced at Rs 19,999.