Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ announced as company’s first ever offline exclusive smartphone

Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ is priced at Rs 9,499 and will be available in Silver, Gold and Grey colour variants exclusively at offline stores

By: Tech Desk | Updated: October 4, 2016 10:03 am
 Xiaomi, Xiaomi redmi 3s+, redmi 3s+ india, redmi 3s+ launch, redmi 3s+ price, redmi 3s+ features, redmi 3s+ specs, redmi 3s+ sale, smartphones, india, technology, technology news Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ is the first offline exclusive smartphone from the Chinese company (Source: Mi India)

Xiaomi has announced its first ever offline exclusive smartphone in India. Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ is the latest smartphone from Chinese smartphone maker intended at offline retail market.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ is basically a variant of Redmi 3S, which was launched in India in August. Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ comes with a design similar to the existing Redmi 3S smartphone. Xiaomi says Redmi 3S+ is an attempt towards building a stronger offline retail presence.

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In a recent report, IDC had said smartphone vendors are realising the importance of offline sales. The report highlighted the inability among Chinese smartphone makers to tap into Tier 2 & 3 cities. IDC’s report clearly suggested offline-only could be the new online-only for smartphone makers and Xiaomi becomes the first to set that trend.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ features a 5-inch 720p HD display and is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 430 processor clocked at 1.4GHz. The smartphone has 2GB RAM and 32GB storage. Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ features a rear fingerprint sensor and support VoLTE networks.

Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ sports a 13MP rear caera with phase detection autofocus and a 5MP front camera. The Dual SIM smartphone is backed by a 4,100mAh battery like the Redmi 3S and Redmi Note 3. For Xiaomi, Redmi Note 3 is the best selling smartphone yet. The Chinese smartphone maker has already sold over 2.3 million units online. With Redmi 3S+, Xiaomi will aim to achieve similar success in the offline space. Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ is priced at Rs 9,499 and will be manufactured under company’s Make In India initiative.

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The smartphone will be available across large format retailers such as Poorvika, Sangeetha, Big C and LOT mobiles. Xiaomi Redmi 3S+ will be available in Gold, Silver and Grey colour variants.

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  1. R
    rajiv kapoor
    Feb 27, 2017 at 9:04 am
    If Indians could have made this kind of super phone why would anyone go for Chinese......I don't think anything wrong buying---its the best phone with all best features-afterall you are buying apple too.....that is American....
  2. S
    Oct 1, 2016 at 3:31 pm
    Boycott Chinese products in the interest of our nation
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    Mansukh Patel
    Oct 2, 2016 at 3:40 pm
    Fook Chinese
  4. S
    Oct 1, 2016 at 3:57 pm
    haha, check where your phone is manufactured. redmi 3s is made in india
  5. R
    Oct 1, 2016 at 4:37 pm
    Before buying this phone, remember the blood that our soldiers shed due to China-backed stani terrorists like Hafiz Seed, Lakhvi and Masood Azhar.
  6. G
    Oct 5, 2016 at 3:52 pm
    dear mr jaahil.. dis product is made in india.. so shut up
  7. S
    Oct 2, 2016 at 11:19 am
    Friends we should minimise our dependencies upon Chinese products. They are growing themselves by using our market and supporting the stanis. They even though may not be directly or loudly but however going against our country's interest. We can live without the Chinese products whatever it may be.
  8. S
    Oct 2, 2016 at 4:16 am
    Bayya it's manufactured in India and for Indians just the b name is not the hindrance also it's not Swadeshi moment that people look for ...it's value for Money
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