Customers can walk-in to Airtel stores celebrating 'Mi Day' and walk-out with a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G without any pre-booking.
Telecom services provider Bharti Airtel today opened the bookings for Xiomi Redmi Note 4G starting on New Years Day. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G has been priced at just Rs 9,999 and will be available in 133 Airtel stores across six cities where the LTe service has been rolled out.
Airtel provides 4G services in 16 cities but Airtel will provide the Redmi Note at 133 stores across Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Delhi-NCR and Kolkata.
Airtel also announced that it will organise a ‘Mi Day’ each week at select stores in these cities enabling customers to walk-in and walk-out with a Redmi Note 4G even without any pre-booking. “Mi India fans can book their device online and select their preferred Airtel store and date for purchasing the device,” Airtel said in a statement.
(In pics: Check out the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G)
While Airtel postpaid customers having at least 500 MB 3G data pack activated on their connection can easily move to the Redmi Note, Airtel prepaid and non-Airtel customers will have to first opt for an Airtel postpaid myPlan when they purchase the Redmi Note 4G. Alternatively, Xiaomi fans could walk-in to select Airtel stores in their city during a “Mi Day” to purchase the Redmi Note 4G without pre-booking the same online. The devices will be sold at these stores on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Customers purchasing the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will also be provided a 4G SIM and will be able experience amazing 4G speeds on their device in cities where Airtel offers 4G services. Existing Airtel 3G users can enjoy 4G speeds on their new Redmi Note 4G at the same tariff as their existing 3G plan, without activating any special 4G plan. In cities where Airtel 4G services are not yet available, customers will be automatically upgraded to 4G at the same tariff as their existing 3G data packs as and when 4G services are rolled out in these cities.
Following is the tariff plan details on Airtel’s 4G services:
Mi India fans will be able to book the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G on Airtel by just visiting www.Airtel.in/mi starting today and sales will begin in stores on January 2, 2015.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G specification:
Processor: Quad-core 1.6GHz
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8928
Keyboard: QWERTY soft keyboard (Google Keyboard and SwiftKey pre-loaded)
OS: Android 4.4 optimized with MIUI version 5
RAM: 2GB LPDDR3
Flash memory: 8GB(Max.Supports external storage up to 64GB)
Connectivity: Supports 4G (FDD-LTE&TD-LTE), 3G(WCDMA) and 2G(GSM) networks
Battery: 3100mAh (rated capacity), 3100/3200mAh (min/typ) Lithium-ion Polymer Battery
Screen: Display5.5 inches/IPS 720p IPS Display/ Resolution 1280×720 HD 720p
Camera: Rear camera 13 MP/Front camera 5 MP/Flash LED
Video: Rear camera 1080P (1920×1080) HD video recording/Front camera 720P (1280×720) HD video recording