Dual SIM Xiaomi Redmi 1S would be Available in India at ₹5,999 on Flipkart
Xiaomi has entered in Indian market with Xiaomi Mi 3 and they got unbelievable from buyers. Now they have decide to launch the first phone of Redmi family i.e Xiaomi Redmi 1S. The Xiaomi Redmi 1S would be available on all online stores from 2nd September at Rs. 5,999.
Just like Xiaomi Mi 3, Redmi 1S is a killer mobile of this range. It is high resolution 4.7-inch IPS display(1280×720 pixels) device which also support dual SIM. The Xiaomi phablet has 1.6 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor and runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system.
This is a touch screen phone with 1280 x 720 pixels resolutions. The weight of Xiaomi Redmi 1S is only 158 g and it is 9.9 mm thick. It means you will get a Xiaomi fully featured Smartphone at very low cost. If we see the back of Xiaomi Redmi 1S, then it looks more gorgeous, in comparison of its sibling (Xiaomi Mi 3) which has too much Chinese engraving.
Xiaomi Redmi 1S has 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal memory, which can be extended up to 64 GB using MicroSD slot. It is a 3G phone with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.
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See the full specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 1S
- It runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Operating System
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor of 1.6 GHz Speed
- 1 GB RAM, 8 GB Internal Memory , it can be expanded up to 64 GB.
- It support microSD card slot to expand memory
- 8 Megapixels Rear camera with LED flash and 1.6 Megapixel front camera for video calling or selfies
- Dual GSM Regular SIM Support
- 158 g weight and 137.00 x 69.00 x 9.90 resolution
- Charging via micro USB
- 2000 mAh battery
- Other Features: 2G, 3G, GPS, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, FM, Accelerometer, GLONASS etc.
- It has removable battery
In July 2014, they announced the price of Xiaomi Redmi 1S is Rs. 6,999 but now they have reduced the price and decide d to launch it on Rs. 5,999 in India. The Xiaomi Redmi 1S would be available through its retailer Flipkart from 2nd September onward.
The only thing which disappoint about this phablet is that it is not coming with latest version of Android Kitkat.
Xiaomi Redmi 1S reviews
The performance of Redmi 1S is just OK according to prices. You can use it for multitasking but most of the time it gets crashed, It support almost every game but with low graphics. it is a low budget Xiaomi phablet so you can easily afford it. As Xiaomi’s debut phone Mi3, it is also an overly demanded phone on Flipkart. On the first day of its selling, 40,000 Xiaomi Redmi 1S got sold out in 4.2 second from Flipkart.