MANILA, Philippines – Xiaomi announced that it is bringing its stunning flagship series smartphone Mi 4i to the Philippines. Priced at PHP 9,799 and available in dark gray, Mi 4i will be available for online sale on Lazada Philippines starting July 29 and Aug 1 on their 200+ partnered authorized resellers, and roll out to offline channels subsequently.
Xiaomi also announced an exclusive carrier partnership with wireless services leader Smart Communications (Smart) to offer Mi 4i through its Surf Plus Plans postpaid lineup. Additionally, users who purchase Mi 4i in non-telco retailers will receive a free Smart prepaid SIM bundled with the device.
Steve Vickers, General Manager, Xiaomi Southeast Asia, said: “We are truly excited to partner exclusively with Smart to offer Mi 4i in the Philippines, as we introduce different ways to make it easier for Mi fans to get their hands on our products. We believe that users of Mi 4i will be able to enjoy an amazing experience with the fast and seamless connectivity nationwide on Smart’s expansive mobile network.”
A breakthrough device as Xiaomi’s Mi 4i deserves to be powered by the country’s largest mobile network. We’re excited to partner with Xiaomi to offer the Mi 4i alongside Smart’s innovative digital services and vast nationwide network, which can truly let our subscribers experience entertainment everywhere in the country.
Mi 4i will be available for pre-registration for Smart customers starting 24 July. It will go on sale off-contract on Lazada starting 29 July, while Smart stores and offline retailers will start selling it on 1 August.Subscribers can register their interest to get the Mi 4i from Smart by visiting http://smart.com.ph/postpaid/phones/xiaomimi4i.
Xiaomi Mi4i Specs:
- 5-inch Full HDdisplay from Sharp and JDI at 441 PPI
- 4G Dual Sim
- 13 MP Camera Main | 5MP Front
- 1.8 aperture
- 1080p Video
- Android Lollipop
- Qualcomm snapdragon 615
- NTSC 95% color gamut (compared to NTSC 72% on iPhone 6)
- Mi4i Sunlight Display
- 2GB RAM
- 16GB Internal Storage | No Card Slot | OTG Ready
- Corning®Concore™ glass
- 3120mAh Battery
- 64bit CPU
For more information, please refer to: http://www.mi.com/ph/mi4i.