Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 which was available for purchase only through flash sale till date, will now go on sale via offline channels as well. The Chinese tech company has announced that the Redmi Note 4 will be available in stores from Saturday, March 18.
Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 4 smartphone recently crossed 1 million units shipment in India within 45 days. The company has confirmed that the smartphone will be up for pre-order service in North region and large format retailers (LFRs) across South region. The Redmi Note 4 smartphone will be available for pre-order across LFRs from March 14 and March 17 and across offline stores in Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh from March 16 to March 21.
The Redmi Note 4 will go on sale across LFRs from March 18 and across offline stores in Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh from Wednesday, March 21. Users can also pre-order the smartphone on Xiaomi’s online e-retail site Mi.com in the last week of March.
Xiaomi said that the Redmi Note 4 smartphone will be available in over 700 large format retail stores like Sangeetha, Poorvika, Lot Mobile and BigC and over 1500 offline pop stores across Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh.
“We spent 2016 building strong operations in our offline distribution and paving the way to bring innovation in our offline model. We started this with our direct to retail model, and with the introduction of pre-order, we are extending our innovation to everyone,” Vipin Raina, Head – Offline Sales, Xiaomi India said.
To recall, the Redmi Note 4 was launched in India back in January this year. The smartphone went on sale on January 23 via company’s e-commerce site Mi.com and the online e-retail store Flipkart. The Redmi Note 4 (Review) is available in three storage variants- 2GB RAM+32GB storage model which comes for a price of Rs. 9,999; the 3GB RAM+32GB storage version costs for Rs. 10,999 while the 4GB RAM+64GB storage variant comes with a price tag of Rs. 12,999.
Xiaomi, however, has not mentioned which model of the Redmi Note 4 will be on sale in the offline stores, but said that the selling price of the smartphone will be Rs. 11,499.