17 December 2018
Xiaomi India has revealed that it has sold over five million units of the Redmi 5A in March earlier this year. Now the company has announced that it has reached the 10-million milestone.
The Redmi 5A was unveiled in India in November 2017 and has hit the shelves in Dec 2017. Xiaomi claims that the feat makes it the fastest selling smartphone in India to hit.
Xiaomi Redmi 5A is available in 2GB RAM and 3GB RAM variant for Rs. 5,999, and Rs. 6,999, respectively. It is available in varied colours including Blue, Gold, Dark Grey, and Rose Gold. It is available on Flipkart and Mi.com. The device is still being sold in flash sales in India. It was launched at an introductory price of Rs. 4,999 for the 2GB RAM variant which further boosted its sales.
"These remarkable milestones are the result of the immense love and admiration from our millions of Mi Fans and customers. Redmi 5A is one of our blockbuster smartphone products due to the amazing features it offers coupled with great quality and truly honest pricing, which makes it an undebatable choice in its category and with the recently launched Redmi 6A for Rs 5,999 we have made it even better. Xiaomi as a brand will continue to bring innovative products of great quality with best specs and ensure that it is accessible to all consumers across India," Raghu Reddy, Head of Categories and Online Sales, said in a statement.
Xiaomi has introduced the success to the Redmi 5A called the Redmi 6A last month for Rs. 5,999 for the base model with 2GB RAM model, while the 2GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant is priced at Rs. 6,999.