Xiaomi announced today that Mi products will be made available at retail stores across the Philippines starting Saturday, 27 June 2015. To make it more convenient to get your hands on Mi products such as Redmi 2 and Mi Pad, these will be sold at over 200 locations nationwide, including MemoXpress, Silicon Valley, and PC Express stores. More stores will be added. One of the products available, Redmi 2 (P5,999) features a 4.7-inch HD display. It runs on a quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 410 processor and comes with dual SIM/standby capability. The 8-megapixel rear camera on Redmi 2 features a 28-mm wide angle lens , while the 2-megapixel front camera supports 720p video recording. All Mi products will continue being available online on Lazada Philippines. The suggested retail prices of Mi products at the retail stores will be the same as the online prices. This allows you to pick the most convenient way of purchasing your desired products. “Mi fans in the Philippines have asked for more ways to purchase Mi products, and we’ve listened. In addition to our main online sales channel, we’re excited to offer offline sales as an option. Mi fans will also benefit from being able to try out our latest products at experience zones located in certain stores, before making a decision and buying them on the spot,” said Steve Vickers, General Manager Southeast Asia, Xiaomi. The initial list of products available offline and their corresponding suggested retail prices are as follows:
- Redmi 2 – P5,999
- Mi Pad – P10,999
- 16000mAh Mi Power Bank – P1,299
- Mi In-Ear Headphones – P849
Offline buyers will enjoy the same after-sales support from Xiaomi, which includes chat support and a hotline service. You can also visit any of Xiaomi’s eight service centers, one of which is an Exclusive Service Center. Products can also be sent to Xiaomi for inspection through offline dealers, giving users more choices for service support. To know where you can buy Xiaomi products, check this map of Mi Authorized Retailers using the #findMi hashtag from Xiaomi Philippines: http://bit.ly/1FEeIh6; or see the list of retailers from Xiaomi Philippines’ Facebook post here: http://on.fb.me/1Nln7MU.