Xiaomi Redmi sale to go live today
With the recent launches of the Xiaomi Redmi 7 and Redmi Y3 in India, both the smartphones are now gearing up for another sale, starting today.
Both the Redmi 7 and Redmi Y3 sale will be held at 12 noon and 3 pm, respectively, every day till May 7. In the case of Redmi Y3, the sale will be conducted exclusively on Amazon India for Prime members, while the non-Prime customers can buy the Redmi Y3 from 3 pm on May 4-7 during the Summer Sale, according to an Amazon press release.
Redmi phones went for sale for the first time earlier this week and received tremendous response from the audience. In fact, the Redmi Y3 was sold out in 12 seconds during its first flash sale on Tuesday on Amazon India.
Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Y3 in two variants — 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB. The device has a price tag of Rs 9,999 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model, and Rs 11,999 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model. It is available in three colours– Elegant Blue, Prime Black, and Bold Red.
As far as the spec sheet for the phone is concerned, the Redmi Y3 sports a 6.26-inch HD+ Dot Notch display with 19:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor, has a dual-rear camera (12MP+2MP setup), along with AI-scene detection. The phone houses a stupendous 4,000mAh battery with a micro-USB port at the bottom.
For the Redmi 7, the device is priced at Rs 7,999 for the 2GB RAM + 32GB storage variant and Rs 8,999 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model. It is available in three colour options– Eclipse Black, Lunar Red, and Comet Blue. The device features a 6.26-inch HD+ Dot Notch display with 1520×720 pixels resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio and 86.83 percent screen-to-body ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is fuelled by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor, paired with Adreno 506 GPU and has a powerful 4,000mAh battery. The Redmi 7 also has a dual back camera setup consisting of 12MP + 2MP along with a fingerprint scanner at the back. There is an 8MP camera in the front for selfies and video calls. This is also one of the few smartphones that come with a 3.5mm audio jack at the top.