Xiaomi launches Mi Exchange in India: Now trade in your old phone at Mi Home

Here’s how you can can exchange your old phone with Xiaomi’s new Mi Exchange initiative in India.

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Highlights

    • Xiaomi India launches Mi Home
    • The company partnered Cashify
    • Now exchange old device at Mi Home

Xiaomi India today announced Mi Exchange, a new initiative to let users trade in their old Xiaomi phones at Mi Home. Xiaomi partnered Cashify.in, an online portal that let individual sell their old devices. As part of the deal, users can take their old phones to nearest Mi Home. Cashify will propose them a suitable price, depending on the condition of a phone as well as the market. Customers can avail the discount while buying a Xiaomi phone.

Xiaomi India announced via its official forum post. In the post, Xiaomi said Mi Exchange program is run by cashify at all Mi Homes. Xiaomi currently has 12 Mi Home stores located in different cities like New Delhi, Chennai, Pune, Bengaluru, Mumbai, Gurugram and Hyderabad.

Xiaomi Inida partnered Cashify.in for Mi Exchange
Xiaomi India partnered Cashify.in for Mi Exchange

List of eligible Xiaomi phones under Mi Exchange

Xiaomi said a customer can only exchange any one device listed on Cashify with an available Xiaomi phone at Mi home. Here’s the list of eligible Xiaomi phones under Mi Exchange:

  • Xiaomi Mi3
  • Xiaomi Mi4
  • Xiaomi Mi4i
  • Xiaomi Mi 5
  • Xiaomi Mi Max
  • Xiaomi Mi Max
  • Xiaomi Mi Max 2
  • Xiaomi Mi A1
  • Xiaomi Redmi 1S
  • Xiaomi Redmi 2
  • Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note Prime
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 2
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime
  • Xiaomi Redmi Y1
  • Xiaomi Redmi 3s Plus
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4
  • Xiaomi Redmi 4A
  • Xiaomi Redmi 4

So, Cashify covers the entire Xiaomi lineup (both current and previous).

“The customer can also get a pickup service of the old phone if required that shall be supported by Cashify. In this case, he pays the complete amount for the new phone at the store during the time of purchase and schedules a pickup call. Cashify shall be sending an executive to collect the device as per the decided time and pays the customer. In this process, all issues are addressed by Cashify. Xiaomi has no involvement in the process,” said Xiaomi.

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Xiaomi has made it clear post exchange, customers cannot do any further changes, and no negotiation or bargaining will be entertained by the store staff.

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