Xiaomi Redmi 1S smartphone has been launched today in India with a tag price only Rs 5,999. Notably, the smartphone was first announced for India at Rs 6,999, but at last  movement reduced the price. The smartphone will be available on September 2, exclusively on Flipkart.

Xiaomi Redmi 1S Launched in IndiaThe Redmi 1S features Dual SIM (GSM + GSM) and running on Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean) OS. It is powered by 1.6 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor (Cortex-A7 / MSM8228) Quad Core processor with Adreno A305 GPU and 1GB of RAM. It sports a 4.7 Inches HD (1280 x 720 Pixels) IPS touchscreen Display.

Xiaomi Redmi 1S houses an 8Megapixel rear camera with LED flash and features Sensor Type Exmor R CMOS, Aperture F2.2, ISO Photographic Mode, White Balance, Focus Mode, Focus Area, Automatic Focus, Multiple Scene Modes, Wide-angle, and 1280 x 720 video recording.

The smartphone also comes with 1.6 Megapixel front-facing camera for video calling and selfie. It measures 69x137x9.9 mm, and weighs 158 gm. The phone is backed by Li-Ion, 2000 mAh battery.

Redmi 1S has 8 GB of internal storage, which is further expandable with up to 64GB of memory card. FM radio, 3G, Wifi 802.11 b/g/n, USB, A-GPS, WLAN and Bluetooth v4 with Profiles (LE) are main connectivity options included.

Redmi 1S has Electronic Compass, Accelerometer, Light Sensor, Gyroscope and Proximity Sensors.

Key specifications of Xiaomi Redmi 1S :

  1. 8 MP Primary Camera
  2. 1.6 MP Secondary Camera
  3. Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean) OS
  4. FM Radio
  5. 4.7-inch HD IPS Touchscreen display
  6. 1280 x 720 Pixels resolutions
  7. 1.6 GHz MSM8228 Quad Core Processor
  8. Wi-Fi Enabled
  9. Expandable Storage Capacity of 64 GB
  10. Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)