“The Redmi Y2 and Redmi 6 Pro will be on open sale on Amazon now, while the POCO will be available via Flipkart”
The popular Redmi 6 Pro, Redmi Y2 and POCO F1 smartphones will finally be available via open sales in India, ending months of flash sales that left many buyers disappointed due to limited stocks. The Redmi 6 Pro (review) and Redmi Y2 (review) are available on Amazon India and Mi.com in India, while the POCO F1 (review) can be purchased via Flipkart and Mi.com. For those who are unaware, all these smartphones are also available offline.
Another reason to be happy this festive season: many #Xiaomi phones will now be available on open sale! 😊#RedmiY2 (selfie king 👑) & #Redmi6Pro on @amazonIN. #POCOF1 (#MasterOfSpeed) on @Flipkart.
You can also get them from Mi. com, Mi Home & Mi Preferred Partner stores. pic.twitter.com/kSxBoPVeAx— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) October 17, 2018
In a tweet posted by Xiaomi’s Global Vice President Manu Kumar Jain, it was announced that all variants of the aforementioned smartphones will be up for grabs indefinitely on the eve of the festive season in India. Buyers interested in the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 or the Redmi 6 Pro can head over to e-commerce platform Amazon to snag the devices. Meanwhile, those eager to get their hands on the POCO F1 can visit Flipkart for the same. All three devices can also be purchased from the company’s website as well as select Mi Home and Mi preferred partner stores.
To recap, the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is a selfie-centric smartphone which features a 16MP AI-assisted front camera. The device comes with a 5.99-inch, 18:9 aspect ratio HD+ display and is powered by the Snapdragon 625 processor. On the other hand, the Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro features a 5.86-inch FHD+ display albeit offers a relatively lower-resolution 5MP front camera. The smartphone is also backed by a Snapdragon 625 processor and is fuelled by a 4,000mAh battery, which the company claims lasts up to two days.
Lastly, the POCO F1 is the cheapest Android smartphone to come with Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 processor. The handset can be configured with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage and the device draws juice from a 4,000mAh battery. For cameras, the smartphone offers a dual-camera setup at the rear, comprising a pair of 12MP and 5MP shooters.
Do let us know in the comments below which Xiaomi smartphone you grabbed during the festive season and stay tuned to our blog for similar deals and offers.