Chinese handset manufacturer Xiaomi, announced that Redmi 1S will be available for Flash Sale yet again via online retail store Flipkart on December 23. Although Xiaomi hasn't mentioned about the number of units available for the sale, it can be availed by registering on Flipkart which will be opened until midnight tonight. This phone will go on sale at 2PM tomorrow for the registered users.
For past few weeks, Xiaomi has faced lots of problems, when the New Delhi High-court imposed a ban on the Chinese manufacturer from importing and selling its products in India due to Ericsson's patent infringement petition.However, High-court has granted permission to Xiaomi to sell its device powered only by the Qualcomm SoC.
In the official Facebook account, Mr. Hugo Barra, Vice-President of Xiaomi quoted " We are happy to announce that the Delhi High Court today issued a ruling in our favor, allowing us to resume sales in India subject to certain terms."
The good news is that Redmi 1S is coming back next week and we'll be having our next sale on Tuesday, December 23. Registration will open shortly - keep an eye on the Mi India page for further updates!
We will also be resuming sales of Redmi Note shortly, with the 4G model this time. More details will be available soon, stay tuned!".
Recapping the specifications, Redmi 1S sports a 4.7-inch display with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels which translates 312ppi, it is clocked at 1.6GHz quad-core snapdragon 400 processor alongside 1GB of RAM. It employs 8MP rear camera, 1.6MP front camera and runs on Android 4.3 on top of MIUI 5.
Priced at Rs. 5,999, it is juiced with a 2000mAh battery and is available exclusively on e-commerce site Flipkart.
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