The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 will finally go on sale in offline retaiil stores in India starting Saturday. This comes nearly two months after the smartphone went on sale via online channels (Flipkart and Mi.com); the smartphone has already crossed 1 million in sales in the country. The company said that Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 will be sold at MRP of Rs. 11,499 onwards, though it did not clarify which variant will be available at this price point.
Xiaomi in a press statement confirmed that the Redmi Note 4 will be up for pre-orders in North region (March 16-21) and large format retailers (LFRs) across South region (March 14-17). In Northern region, Xiaomi has revealed that the Redmi Note 4 (Review) will be available in offline stores in Delhi, Jaipur, and Chandigarh. The Redmi Note 4 will go on sale across LFRs from Saturday and across offline stores in Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh from Wednesday onwards.
Apart from offline availability, the company has also announced that the Redmi Note 4 will be going on sale via Mi.com in the last week of March. "Pre-orders will be available offline across all products in the future," Xiaomi said in a press statement. Interested users can check the detailed list of all offline stores offering pre-order for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 here.
The company claims that the Redmi Note 4 will be available in over 700 large format retail stores like Sangeetha, Poorvika, Lot Mobile and BigC and over 1,500 offline pop stores across Delhi, Jaipur and Chandigarh.
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."