Xiaomi conducted the first flash sale for its affordable Redmi 1S (smartphone) priced at Rs 5,999 today (on Tuesday). And just like the previous Mi3 flash sales, the Redmi 1S was out of stock within a few seconds.
Flipkart and Xiaomi, continuing the flash sale trend started with the Mi 3, announced last week that 40,000 units of the new budget smartphone would be available on Flipkart for the first flash sale on Tuesday. The company, also referred to as ‘China’s Apple’, had also claimed that over 100,000 people already registered for the Redmi 1S’s first flash sale.
The Gionee Gpad G5 features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) IPS display with Asahi Glass Dragontrail protection against scratches and nicks. It supports dual-SIM functionality and runs Android 4.4 KitKat out-of-the-box. It powered by a Cortex A7 1.5GHz hexa-core processor (likely manufactured by MediaTek) and ARM Mali-450 MP GPU coupled with 1GB of RAM. The Gpad G5 sports an 8-megapixel rear camera accompanied by an LED flash, and a 2-megapixel front facing camera. It has 8GB of inbuilt storage with that can be expanded up to 32GB.
The dual SIM and dual standby handset is powered by a 1300mAh battery, has a basic 1.3MP back camera and a 118mm x 61.2mm x 9.6mm body. It can connect to GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. In terms of looks, you couldn’t ask for any design more generic than the one sported by the V-Style Smart.Videocon has gone full throttle and rolled out four new feature Phone dubbed V-Style Mega, V-Style Curve, V-Style Flip and V-Style Mini in India. Apart from these, the company has also launched the V-Style Smart device running on Android.