Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is all set for its flagship smartphone Mi4's first flash sale in India, to be held on 10 February.
The company's e-commerce affiliate, Flipkart, has announced that Xiaomi Mi4 sale will start on Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m., and also confirmed that it has received more than 250,000 registrations from prospective buyers of the device.
However, it has been learnt that there will be just around 25,000 to 35,000 units up for grabs. Another 2,500 units have been kept aside for privileged patrons who have subscribed to First premium service of Flipkart.
Flipkart has already selected the 2,500 First subscribers and have already sent a confirmation email on 4 February to the individuals who have won the Early Access pass.
For lucky winners, Xiaomi devices will be automatically added to their respective carts on 10 February; they just have to complete the payment transaction within a stipulated time-frame.
Besides Xiaomi Mi4, the company is also to hold Redmi Note 4G flash sale on Tuesday at a different time slot. It will go live at 5:00 p.m. IST. However, there is no word on how many units will be available during the sale.
Prospective buyers are required to get registered at Flipkart [HERE] to become eligible to buy the devices - Xiaomi Mi4 and Redmi Note 4G. He/she can still apply for registration as it will be open till 9 February mid-night - 11:59 p.m.
Key specifications of Xiaomi Mi4 and Redmi Note 4G:
|Models||Xiaomi Redmi Note||Xiaomi Mi4|
|Android v4.4.3 KitKat with MIUI v6.0|
||2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 series quad-core CPU|
|Storage capacity||8GB, expandable up to 32GB||16GB|
|Battery||3100 mAh (Li-Ion Polymer);
||3080 mAh (Li-Ion Polymer) with quick-charge 2.0 technology|
|Network||2G (GSM), 3G (WCDMA) & 4G [optional model with TDD-LTE 2300MHz (Band 40) and FDD-LTE 1800MHz (Band 3)]||2G & 3G|
|Add-ons||Dual-SIM slots (WCDMA:3G & GSM: 2G), Bluetooth v4.0 (with LE, A2DP), micro-USB v2.0 (OTG), GPRS/EDGE, microSD card slot,||Single-SIM slot, IR-blaster, stainless steel frame, Wi-Fi (802.11 ac; dual-band: 2.4/5.0 GHz), Bluetooth v4.0, Bluetooth HID, and other standard connectivity features|
|Dimensions||154.0 x 78.7 x 9.5 mm||139.2 x 68.5 x 8.9 mm|
|Weight||199 g||149 g|