It was back in May 2017 that Xiaomi brought its new Mi Router 3C in India. Just a month later, in June 2017, the company followed it up with the launch of the Mi Wifi Repeater 2. At the time of its launch, the Mi Router 3C carried a price tag of Rs.1,999. The price for the Repeater 2 was Rs. 999. A few months later, Xiaomi announced a temporary price cut for both these products during the 2017 festive season. However, Xiaomi increased the prices again after the festive season ended. Today, however, the company has announced a permanent price cut on both these products in India.
You will now be able to buy the Xiaomi Mi Router 3C for just Rs. 999 from all the platforms from where it is available – including Mi.com, Flipkart and Amazon.in. As for the Mi Wi-Fi Repeater 2, you will now be able to buy it for Rs. 799 across Mi.com, Flipkart and Amazon.in.
In case you were wondering, here is the complete spec sheet for the Xiaomi Mi Router 3C
Xiaomi Mi Router 3C: Specifications
- Processor: MT7628N
- ROM: 16MB NorFlash
- RAM:64MB DDR2
- Wi-Fi Protocols: 802.11n, 2.4GHz 2X2 (speed up to 300Mbps)
- No. of antennae: 4
- Heat dispersion mechanism: Fanless architecture
- 2x LAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX)
- 1x RJ45 WAN port, 10/100Mbps (Auto MDI/MDIX)
- 1x Power port
- 1x Reset button
- Red/Blue/Yellow LED indicator
- Operating frequency: 2.4GHz
- Operating system: MiWiFi OS (Based on OpenWRT)
- Language support: English
As for the Mi Wi-Fi Repeater, this one comes with dual PCB antennas and supports speeds of up to 300Mbps. The product also lets you connect up to 16 devices. In our opinion, the current price tag of Rs.799 is a steal. Same is the case with the Mi Router 3C which is now under the Rs.1000 mark.
Now that both these products have received a significant price cut, would you buy these? Do let us know in the comments section below.