Xiaomi, on Tuesday has introduced Mi3 in India, its first smartphone available solely on Flipkart.com at the rate of Rs. 13,999. It will be available for sale from July 22, 12 pm IST. Pre-registration has already commenced from Tuesday and will conclude on July 21, 12 pm.
The company has also declared that Redmi 1S and Redmi Note would be available for sale in India in the month of August.
The key specifications of Xiaomi Mi3 include 5 inch full HD LED display (1080 x 1929 pixels), MIUI version 5 OS which is a translated version of Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor along with 2GB RAM.
With this launch, Xiaomi has emerged as the first mobile phone manufacturer to present an Android smartphone powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor under Rs. 15,000. It comes with an inbuilt storage capacity of 16GB.
It has a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash coupled with a 2 megapixel front camera. The dimensions of the phone are 144 x 73.6 x 1mm and its weight is 145 grams. The capacity of its battery is 3050mAH. The smartphone is at present available in Metallic Grey colour.
Xiaomi, also termed as ‘China’s Apple’ would soon be launching the next smartphone expected to be referred as the Mi4.