Mi Fan Festival: Mi 5, new powerbank & earphones on triple flash sale
This will be the first time the company’s flagship, Mi 5 will be available for purchase in India. The 20,000mAh Mi Power Bank and the Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro that audiophiles have been eagerly waiting for will also be available.tech Updated: Apr 06, 2016 10:21 IST
2010 in Beijing, China. To celebrating the milestone, there’s not going to be one, but three flash sales at 11 am, 2pm and 5 pm on the Mi Store. This will be the first time the company’s flagship, Mi 5 will be available for purchase in India. The 20,000mAh Mi Power Bank and the Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro that audiophiles have been eagerly waiting for will also be available.
The Mi 5 Xiaomi’s flagship for 2015 and promised great performance, design, photography and more at half the price of other companies’. The smartphone runs Android Marshmallow 6.0 with the help of Snapdragon 820 and 3 GB RAM. You get 32 GB inbuilt storage and even a front fingerprint sensor. The design is minimal and feels great in the hand, courtesy of the curved glass back. The back camera doesn’t protrude despite the optical image stabilisation mechanism built in.
Mi In-Ear Headphones Pro
These earphones from Xiaomi have metal sound chamber that house two separate drivers for treble and bass. As a standard, the cables are Kevlar braided which means less tangles and more durability.
20,000 mAh Mi Power Bank
The latest powerbank from Mi has 20,000 mAh capacity, which means it can charge even the phones with the beefiest batteries up to five times when juiced up to the maximum. It can charge two devices at once. And takes 3 hours to reach full capacity.
Redmi Note 3
The Redmi Note 3’s 32 GB (only in grey and gold) version, besides the 16 GB one, will be on sale for Rs 11,999 and also get a Rs 50 off on the case if you buy them together.
Besides these debut sales, older devices such as the Mi 4 and Redmi 2 Prime will also go on sale besides other offer. Xiaomi isn’t the biggest company out there, but it makes great products. These desirable devices have also become a bit hard to get your hands on since they can’t manufacture as much as you’d like them to as a consequence of operating on tight margins. So, if you one of them, better go grab them during the flash sale.
First Published: Apr 06, 2016 09:52 IST