Xiaomi is once again ready for the sale of Redmi 1S smartphone on September 9 in India. The smartphone will be available at online retailer Flipkart with a price-tag of INR 5,999 and it is bundled with a screen protector and Micro-SIM adapter. The company has informed that a total of 40,000 units will be available as a part of the second sale on Tuesday.
To remind you, Xiaomi is following the same weekly sales model with Redmi 1S, which was followed for Mi 3 smartphone in the country. The customers interested in purchasing the smartphone will have to register at the Flipkart to make themselves qualify to purchase the phone. Registrations for the second sale are in progress and 2,00,000 people have already registered for it.
Coming on the specs, the Xiaomi Redmi 1S smartphone runs on Android 4.3-based MIUI v5 and is powered by 1.6GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor. In addition, the smartphone packs a 4.7-inch 720p HD display, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal memory with an option to expand via microSD card, 8MP rear camera, 1.6MP front camera and 2000 mAh battery.
Earlier 40,000 units of the Redmi 1S smartphone were sold in just 4.2 seconds on Flipkart on September 2, which was the first sale for the smartphone in the country with more than 2,50,000 registrations.
We are expecting a similar response from the customers this time, so if you are interested in purchasing the smartphone and have not registered for yet, you can register here till midnight today.