Amazon started the Great Indian Festival sale from October 1st and it will end today on 5th October. Flipkart’s Big Billion Day sale is also running from 2nd October to 6th October. Snapdeal also came with their Unbox Diwali sale, from 2nd October to 6th October. We have seen many discounts and deals in almost every category from all these three websites. Xiaomi India claims that they have sold half a million devices during these days online in India.
Xiaomi India Sold more than 500000 Smartphones
Xiaomi’s Indian arm reported that they have sold more than 500000 smartphones within 72 hours – from October 1st to October 3rd. The number came from the sale reports of Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal and Tata Cliq. Xiaomi didn’t count the sale numbers from Mi.com.
According to the company report, Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime is the best seller on Flipkart and Redmi Note 3 came on top during the Amazon sale. Xiaomi Redmi note 3 (Gold), Redmi Note 3 (Grey), Mi Band 2, and 10000mAh Mi Power Bank were placed among the top six best-selling electronics on Amazon.
More than 800,000 smartphones were sold in one day during Flipkart’s Big Billion Day Sale. Xiaomi was the top selling smartphone brand in Flipkart sale.
Manu Jain, India Head, Xiaomi said, “We are extremely proud to be sharing this milestone with our fans, partners and employees. More than six months of rigorous planning and hard work has helped us set a new benchmark in the industry. Last year we sold more than half a million phones in 30 days during the month of October, and this year we were able to achieve a similar number within three days. Based on what we know; no other brand has ever achieved this in India.”
“We are extremely thankful to all our Mi Fans for their amazing support, and will continue to work hard to constantly outdo ourselves as we have done on many occasions this year. One thing I would like to share with our Mi Fans is that this is just the beginning of a beautiful Mi India journey and there will be many more reasons to celebrate,” he added.