Update (30 March, 2018 | 3:00PM): All the Xiaomi devices that went on sale today went out of stock in a few minutes. While most devices went out of stock in a few seconds, the Redmi 5 was in stock for around half an hour in Amazon.
Redmi 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 4A, Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A: Next Sale Dates
If you missed out on purchasing any of the Xiaomi devices that went on flash sale today, you can try for the next flash sale, which is happening next week. Here are the next flash sale dates for all the above mentioned devices:
Redmi 5, Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A – April 3rd, 2018
Redmi 5A – April 5th, 2018
Redmi Y1 Lite – April 6th, 2018
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Xiaomi recently launched a slew of devices in India and is yet again sticking to its infamous flash-sales model to sell these devices. Every Tuesday and Friday, the company is holding flash sales for its devices – Redmi 5, Redmi 5A, Y1 Lite, Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A – on Amazon, Flipkart and Mi.com at 12 PM.
Today marks another flash sale day for the devices on the mentioned online portals. If you missed on adding these products to your cart on Tuesday, then you have today to try your luck again. However, one must note that the sale does not support Cash on Delivery (COD) payment option.
Redmi 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi Y1 Lite, Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A: Price In India
The Xiaomi Redmi 5 has a starting price of Rs. 7,999 for the 2GB RAM and 16GB storage variant. The phone is also available in two other variants: 3GB RAM + 32GB storage (Rs. 8,999) and 4GB RAM + 64GB storage (Rs. 10,999). All the variants will be available today through flash sale on Amazon at 12PM.
The Redmi 5A currently retails at Rs.5,999 for the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant and Rs. 6,999 for the 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant. The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is priced at Rs.6,999, and comes in a single variant with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. The Xiaomi Mi TV 4 55-inch is priced at Rs.39,999, while the Mi TV 4A is priced at Rs.13,999 for the 32-inch screen variant and Rs.22,999 for the 43-inch screen variant.
Redmi 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi Y1 Lite: Features, Specifications
The entry-level Redmi 5A comes with a 5-inch IPS HD display with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution. It is powered by a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 425 chipset clubbed with 2GB/3GB RAM and 16GB/32GB storage, depending on the model. There is a 13MP camera on the rear with PDAF, LED flash, and a 5MP selfie snapper on the front with f/2.0 aperture. It lacks fingerprint sensor but packs an IR blaster that can come handy for controlling household devices such as TV via dedicated apps. The phone runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat-based MIUI 9 out of the box and is backed by a 3000mAh battery.
The Xiaomi Redmi 5 features a 5.7-inch HD+ screen with 18:9 aspect ratio and minimal bezels surrounding it. The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, 2GB RAM, and 16GB internal storage. The mid-variant uses the same processor but 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. The highest-end variant of the phone uses 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. All variants have a microSD card slot for storage expansion. The phone has a 12MP rear-facing camera with 1080p video recording and a 5MP front-facing camera. It also features a rear-facing fingerprint reader, dual-SIM card slot, 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, IR port, microUSB port, and a 3.5mm headphone port. The phone comes packed with a 3300mAh battery.
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite comes with a 5.5-inch HD display at 720×1080 pixels resolution and is powered by a Snapdragon 425 chipset. It packs 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. Concerning optics, the phone sports a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie camera. Just like the Redmi 5A, this one also lacks fingerprint sensor. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based MIUI 9 out of the box. It is backed by a 3080mAh battery.
Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A: Features, Specifications
The Xiaomi Mi TV 4 bears a 55-inch 4K HDR frameless display, which is touted by the company to be as thin as a coin at 4.9mm. The Mi TV 4 is a smart TV that runs Xiaomi’s PatchWall operating system and is powered by a 1.8GHz quad-core Amlogic ARM Cortex-A53 processor with 750MHz Mali-T830 MP2 GPU. It features 2GB of RAM and 8GB of onboard storage. Some of the key features on the Mi TV 4 include set-top box, IR remote, 500,000+ hours of content streaming from an array of content providers like ALT Balaji, Viu, TVF, Flickstree, Hotstar, Voot, Voot Kids, Sony Liv, Hungama Play, Zee5, Sun NXT, and Viu. The content is available in 15 Indian languages.
The Xiaomi Mi TV 4A is available in two screen sizes – 32-inch and 43-inch. The 32-inch model features 1366 x 768 HD IPS display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core Amlogic processor clubbed with Mali-450 MP3 GPU, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of eMMC storage. It also packs in 20W stereo speakers, an IR remote, and offer 500,000+ hours of content via same content providers as on the Mi TV 4. On the software front, the Mi TV 4A 32-inch runs Xiaomi’s PatchWall OS.
On the other hand, the Xiaomi Mi TV 4A 43-inch comes with a 1920 x 1080 pixels Full HD resolution. It is powered by a quad-core Amlogic processor clocked at up to 1.5 GHz, just like the 32-inch model. The Mi TV 4A 43-inch also features 1GB of RAM, 8GB of eMMC storage, 20W stereo speakers, an IR remote, and the same 500,000+ hours of content on PatchWall OS.