After a successful launch of Xiaomi Mi3, Xiaomi India is launching their budgeted android smartphone Redmi 1st at a price point of Rs.5,999. Earlier company has announced to sell this phone at Rs.6999 but now price has been reduced to just Rs.5999. Just like Xiaomi Mi3, this phone is also going to be available exclusively at Flipkart with a flash sale model. Those who want to buy this phone, they can give pre-order at Flipkart from today onwards.
The whole new Redmi 1S comes with a 1.6GHz quad core Snapdragon 400 processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage (with expandable microSD slot), 4.7 inch HD (720p) display.The smartphone has an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and a 1.6MP front camera. Connectivity features of the device are 2G, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and microUSB 2.0. It packs a 2,000mAh battery, runs on Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) with MIUI v5 skin on top, dual sim functionality and Dirac technology for sound enhancement
Phone will be avalable from 2nd September at Flipkart but you can give pre-order from 6PM onward but final flash sale will happen on 2nd Sep only.The new Redmi 1s is going to give tough competition to Motorola Moto E and Asus Zenfone 4 which are also available exclusively on Flipkart. All 3 phones carry almost similar price tag and so choose one will be a difficult option for potential buyers