Moreover, the company has not announced the number of units it will make available for today's sale.
The Online retail store suggests users to be online at least 2 hours prior to the sale. The company also suggests to make the purchase quickly, if the Redmi2 is added to your cart.
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The Redmi 2 sports a 4.7-inch display with 720p HD which is translated into 312ppi and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 2. Powered by a Snapdragon processor clocked at 1.2GHz the Redmi is announced in 8GB and 16GB variants.
The 8GB handset has a 1GB RAM and the 16GB model will have 2GB of RAM. However the 16GB model will be launched later.
The Redmi 2 flashes a 8MP rear camera with LED flash while the front has a 2MP snapper for selfies and video-calling.
Running on Android 4.4 KitKat, the device has a MIUI 6 incorporated into its OS. The device supports dual SIM LTE support. Meaning, you can use 3G/4G on both your SIM cards.
Moreover, the connectivity options includes dual SIM slots, Wi-Fi, USB OTG, Bluetooth. The Redmi 2 will be available in Pink, Yellow, Green, Grey and White color variants. Priced at Rs. 6,999, Xiaomi Redmi 2 is available exclusively on the e-commerce store Flipkart.