Xiaomi Redmi 1S and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will go on sale on Tuesday with 30,000 Xiaomi Redmi 1S handsets up for grabs, while 60,000 units of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will be available for registered users. This will be the third time in India that Xiaomi will be holding flash sales for two of its smartphones on the same day.
The last flash sale saw 50,000 Redmi 1S smartphones going out of stock on Flipkart in just 11 seconds, while it just took just 2 minutes 50 seconds for 50,000 units of the 4G-enabled smartphone, the Redmi Note 4G, to be listed as ‘out of stock’. The first combined flash sale saw 50,000 units of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G going out of stock in just 5 seconds while the 20,000 Xiaomi Redmi 1S units went out of stock in 4 seconds.
The Flipkart page for Mi handsets is now taking registrations for the third separate flash sales for the Redmi 1S and Redmi Note 4G. The first flash sale on Tuesday will be for the Redmi Note 4G and will kick off at 2pm IST, January 20. While the second flash sale on Tuesday for the Redmi 1S will start at 5pm IST on the same day. The page also notes that every user will have to register separately for buying the two smartphones.
As before, the Xiaomi Redmi 1S will be available via Flipkart at Rs. 5,999, while the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will be available at Rs. 9,999, and registrations for both the smartphones that make consumers eligible to participate in the sale will end at midnight on Monday.