The new Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro (and Redmi Note 5) would be unveiled last week in India. Now they hit the market and their double camera is attracting the first crowds. Second advances to GSMarena the first lightning sale of this stunning Android device …
This is the brand’s latest device. Arrived equipped with a screen of 5.99 inches diagonal, we also have a Full-HD + resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, (18: 9 format). This screen is protected by a slightly curved glass that gives it a 2.5D effect.
We also have a 20MP front camera with flash for the selfies, also it equipped with an LED flash. Photography is one of its strengths, the similarities with the Apple iPhone X will also not have hampered its sales or popularity. Quite the opposite.
The good news came from the Indian branch of Xiaomi. 300 thousand units would be sold in less than 3 minutes. It is a case to say that fans and consumers were holding their finger on the mouse, already looking for the purchase key. The stock of this first batch evaporated in less than 3 minutes.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro, the new record holder?
And if brands often tell us that record sales have been hit for X device, we rarely have access to the number of units that made up the lot. Now, we know that there were 300,000 units. We know it took only 3 minutes to exhaust this first “batch” of smartphones. The “Pro” model was undoubtedly the centre of attention in India.
The new Xiaomi devices, introduced last week:
Based on these figures, Xiaomi’s Indian subsidiary is naming this flash sale of “The Biggest Sale in the History of Xiaomi’s Smartphones” – statements from Xiaomi India. A Twitter user complains that it takes only 10 seconds for the “Order” button to pass “Stock Exhausted”.
One notes the irritation of some fans and consumers who consider the process suspicious. On the Twitter platform, they complain that the brand’s site “crashed” passed a second – claims of using @ yuvaraj3003. In short, many of those interested did not even have the chance to place and place their order.
The Indian branch of the brand has already scheduled a new lightning sale on Flipkart on February 28. Note that in India the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is available in four colours, Gold, Rose Gold, Blue and Black. It is available for about € 175 / $ 215 in the 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage configuration.
Finally, the 6GB version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro RAM costs a little more, certain of $ 261 / € 212.