by April 28, 2016
xiaomi mi5 and redmi note 3

There was a time when “Made in China” would’ve raised quite a few doubt-laden eyebrows. Thanks to Beijing based Xiaomi, the 5th largest smartphone manufacturer in the world; all those eyebrows are now raised only in awe. With the latest specs and a price tag that makes its competitors sweat, Xiaomi has made millions of Indian smartphone users its fan, and with its current open sale, will continue to do so…wait, what open sale?!?!

Yes, Xiaomi is holding an open sale of its 2016 flagship, the Mi 5 along with its other latest model, the Redmi Note 3. Available only in flash sales so far, the spectacular smartphones will now be available without registration on the official Mi website.

So why exactly are we excited about these smartphones you ask? Read on to find out.

Xiaomi Mi 5

mi 5 camera

Launched in India on April 6 during the Xiaomi MiFan Festival, the Mi 5 boasts of a 5.15” screen which embedded with six different screen technologies and over 2 million pixels!  It supports full HD resolution which will surely make watching movies and browsing the web a stunningly smooth experience. It comes packed with the Snapdragon 820 processor and the Adreno 530 graphics processor which translates to efficient multitasking and fluid graphics.

mi 5 display

Oh, and did we mention the 3GB RAM on the 32GB internal storage variant of the phone? Talk about efficiency, huh? The dual SIM phone comes with a fingerprint scanner so that you don’t have to worry about your phone’s security anymore.

The Mi5 plays host to the Marshmallow eating Green Robot so that you have access to hundreds of apps in various categories and fast downloads thanks to the 4G connectivity support.

mi 5 colours

The Mi5 incorporates a 16MP primary camera with Sony IMX298 sensor which boasts of optical image stabilisation for the clearest pictures, along with sapphire glass protection for the lens so that a little rough and tough picture-clicking doesn’t harm your phone. The front camera is 4MP and is good enough for the usual selfies and video calls.

Priced at Rs.24, 999, this Mi is sure to fare way better than any Mission Impossible films that you may have seen.

Redmi Note 3

redmi note 3 display

Let’s talk about the other Xiaomi that is up for grabs, shall we? The Redmi Note 3   comes with an elegant full metal body which encompasses a 5.5” full HD display. Armed with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 650 hexa-core processor that clocks a speed of 1.8GHz, 2GB RAM (16GB variant) or 3GB RAM (32GB variant), the Redmi Note 3 is a powerful media machine. Running on Android Lollipop and supporting 4G connectivity, the smartphone is a super smart gadget.

redmi note 3 camera

The camera on this not-exactly-small stunner is 16MP, while the funky selfies are taken care of by the 5MP front camera.

While the 16GB variant is priced at Rs.9, 999, the 32GB model comes for Rs.11, 999.

If you are still not sure whether to buy Redmi note 3 or not, compare it with Yu Yureka Note,   one of its toughest competitors!

mi 20000mah battery

Now, if you’re wondering how you can have enough of these two Xiaomi products, let me inform you that the open sale will also have the Mi 20000mAh Power Bank up for grabs. Equipped with a Xiaomi Smartphone and a powerful power bank, you never have to go without power, ever again (unless you forget to charge the power bank itself!).

So what are you waiting for, grab the impossible for an equally impossible price, right now!

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