Xiaomi says it sold Poco F1 worth Rs 500 crores in 5 minutes Flash Sale
Xiaomi sub-brand Poco’s debut phone Poco F1 is off to a blazing start in the country. Poco announced yesterday about it selling Poco F1 phones worth over Rs 200 crore in 5 minutes in its first flash sale making it the “biggest and fastest flagship sale ever on Flipkart.” The Poco F1 went on sale for the first time in India today on Fliplart at 12PM. Although Poco did not quote the number of units sold, the amount is whopping Rs 200 crores!
The Poco F1 starts at Rs 20,999 for the base version with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage with the top end variant having 8GB RAM, 256GB storage and a DuPont Kevlar back at price of Rs. 29,999. There are two more options available. While the version with 6GB RAM and 128GB sells for Rs 23,999, the version with 8GB RAM and 256GB storage is available for Rs 28,999. No matter which version you choose, you’ll get a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which makes the Poco F1 one of the most powerful and exciting phones that we’ve seen in recent times.
The Poco F1, to recall, starts at Rs 20,999 and goes all the way to Rs 29,999. For the first sale, the company was offering a flat Rs 1,000 cashback on purchase using an HDFC bank debit or credit card. This means, in the first sale, potential buyers could buy the Poco F1for as low as Rs 19,999. The next flash sale is set for September 5, Poco has further announced.