Mi India has today announced a pre-order service for its Mi Fans. Under this scheme, interested customers can pre-order the Mi devices through bricks and mortar stores and Redmi Note 4 will be the first smartphone available on pre-order in offline store.
Later this scheme is expected to be extended across all Mi products. This Mi pre-order scheme is applicable in North region and large format retailers (LFRs) across South region.
Redmi Note 4 is already up for pre-orders and will go on till 17th March across South region LFRs. Whereas in North region (Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh) the pre-order started from today and will to on till 21st March. The Redmi Note 4 sale will kick from 18th March 2017 across South region LFRs stores and in Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh it will be available from 22nd March onwards.
The company claimed that Redmi Note 4 smartphone will available in over 700 large format retail stores such as- Sangeetha, Poorvika, Lot Mobile and BigC and over 1500 offline mom n pop stores across Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh. Moreover, company claimed to have sold more than one million units of Redmi Note 4 in less than 45 days.
Commenting on the announcement, Vipin Raina, Head – Offline Sales, Xiaomi India, said, “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.”