Flipkart’s The Big Billion Days sale is almost upon us and we are expecting a boatload of smartphone deals to be offered during the sale. Xiaomi is also joining the festivities and has today announced an eye-grabbing deal on its best-selling device, the Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Announced via an official tweet, Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain and Flipkart CEO Kalyan Krishnamurthy revealed that the Redmi Note 5 Pro has been discounted by Rs. 2,000 for the Big Billion Days sale. This means you will now be able to pick up the device for an effective price of Rs 12,999 as compared to its usual Rs 14,999 retail price tag.
India's #1 dual camera smartphone Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available at an unbeatable price of ₹12,999 in @Flipkart's Big Billion Days sale. Additional 10% instant discount with @HDFC_Bank Debit/Credit cards & EMI transactions. #BigBillionDaysAreBack #GiveMe5 pic.twitter.com/QYjpXDWkuI
— Redmi India – #RedmiSmartBand is here! (@RedmiIndia) October 8, 2018
In addition, Flipkart is offering HDFC credit and debit cardholders an additional 10 per cent discount over the effective price during the sale event. You can also choose to pick up Complete Mobile Protection Plan (now with mobile insurance) and Assured Buy Back plan for Rs 99 each with the Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Redmi Note 5 Pro: Key Specs
Though you may have already heard enough about the Redmi Note 5 Pro, here’s a quick look at the specs of the device:
|Display||5.9-inch 18:9 Full-HD+ IPS display|
|Dimensions||158.6 x 75.4 x 8.1 mm|
|Processor||Octa-core 1.8 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 with Adreno 509 GPU|
|Storage||64GB, expandable up to 128GB using microSD card|
|Primary Camera||12+5 MP Dual Cameras with dual-tone flash
|Secondary Camera||20 MP with LED Flash
|Battery||4,000 mAh with QC 2.0|
|Software||Android 7.1.1 Nougat, with MIUI 9|
|Connectivity||LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, headphone jack|
|Price||₹13,999 for 4GB, ₹16,999 for 6 GB|
With such an impressive offer, Xiaomi is gunning to take on its primary competitor, the ZenFone Max Pro, in the entry-level segment. Asus and Xiaomi are going to be butting heads during the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale event.
Buy Redmi Note 5 Pro from Flipkart (Rs 12,999)