Xiaomi Corporation, a global consumer electronics and smart manufacturing company, officially opened its first store in South Africa today.
Located at Shop L21 in Sandton City in Johannesburg, the store will sell Xiaomi smartphones and AloT products. Xiaomi fans can also bring their devices that need repairs to the store to start the process.
The store emphasizes how much Xiaomi values the South African market by giving Xiaomi fans in the country the opportunity to connect more closely with the brand and its offerings. Fans will be able to see, touch and experience Xiaomi’s smart technology that brings innovation to everyone.
With today’s grand opening, Xiaomi offers fans who visit the store many surprises, fun and prizes. This is to show gratitude for the support of South African Xiaomi fans. There will also be exciting special offers and giveaways for anyone who visits the store and makes a purchase. This includes 50% off select items and 10% off select items on launch day only. Fans can also get a free Mi Smart Band 5, valued at R699 (recommended retail price), with any smartphone they buy from the store on launch day (all offers valid while supplies last).
If fans miss out on these specials, there are still Black Friday and holiday specials in November and December, so fans are advised to continually visit the store for deals, as well as follow Xiaomi South Africa’s social media pages for deals. updates on special offers. promotions and contests.
Bringing the best value and more options to fans
Xiaomi is providing its South African fans with a wide range of product options to make their lives more convenient and easier. These include Xiaomi 12 series devices (Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Lite), Redmi Note 11 series devices (Redmi Note 11 and Redmi Note 11 Pro), and Redmi 10 series devices (Redmi 10A, Redmi 10C). and Redmi 10 2022), which were all launched in the country this year. These remarkable devices come with stronger specs and features, and bring powerful upgrades to their camera systems, charging speeds, and displays, making great smartphone performance more accessible than ever.
Redmi Note 11 series: Flagship-level technologies
The Redmi Note 11 series features a 108MP primary sensor in its camera configuration, allowing people to capture and share life’s moments in high resolution and true-to-life detail.
With a high refresh rate of up to 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of up to 360Hz, the Redmi Note 11 series enhances the screen experience with smoother animations and lag-free transitions and also registers more accurate finger touches. The series is equipped with a long-lasting 5000mAh battery and 67W fast charging, which means less time plugged in and more time enjoying what you love.
Redmi 10 series: amazing technologies at affordable prices
Making outstanding performance available to more and more people, the affordable prices of Redmi 10 series devices make them popular and competitive in the South African market. Redmi 10A price starts from R2299 (RRP). Redmi 10C costs R3299 (RRP), while Redmi 10 2022 costs R3999.
Redmi 10A is dedicated to providing consumers with a comprehensive user experience at an affordable price, offering a large 6.53-inch HD+ display to provide a better experience for watching videos and browsing content. The device also features a rear fingerprint sensor to make unlocking more convenient. It comes with a 13 MP main camera for capturing and sharing life’s events and activities, as well as a 2 MP depth camera that helps achieve a natural blur effect in the background when shooting portraits.
Redmi 10C offers professional-grade photography in a fun-sized phone, making the most of your memories with its high-resolution 50MP camera that’s perfect for capturing those unforgettable moments. It is equipped with a large 6.71″ screen, which is rare in its price segment. Redmi 10C is equipped with a flagship-level 6nm process-based Snapdragon 680 processor, delivering a maximum clock speed of up to 2.4GHz to deliver efficient and powerful performance while saving power. Additionally, Redmi 10C gives you a massive 5000mAh battery that lasts you all day, allowing you to stay powered up on the go.
Redmi 10 2022 has a 50MP AI Quad Camera packed with smooth display along with a 6.5″ 90Hz FHD+ DotDisplay, which reduces power consumption and extends battery life by adjusting the refresh rate based on of the content being viewed. It is powered by a MediaTek Helio G88 chipset, which offers smooth daily usage with an octa-core CPU. There’s also a long-lasting 5000mAh battery that provides enough power to last a full day.
Xiaomi 12 series: flagship smartphones for photography enthusiasts
Designed with the professional in mind and powered by Qualcomm’s mobile platform – Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, Xiaomi 12 sets the standard for next-generation computing with a cutting-edge 4nm technology process.
Other standout features of this device are a 50MP pro-grade main camera, 120Hz AMOLED display, dual speakers with SOUND by Harman Kardon, and 67W wired 50W wireless turbo charging. This equates to a fully charged battery. 87% in just 30 minutes, and a full charge from discharge takes around 46 minutes.
Xiaomi 12 Lite is a must-have device for any true photography enthusiast. Boasting a studio-grade triple camera setup, Xiaomi 12 Lite features a 108MP main camera and a 32MP front camera. With a sleek 7.29mm slim design and weighing just 173g, Xiaomi 12 Lite offers an incredibly comfortable grip.
Flagship-level 5G performance, 67W turbo charging, and a 6.55” AMOLED display add to the impressiveness of this smartphone.
About Xiaomi Corporation
Xiaomi Corporation (“Xiaomi”) was founded in April 2010 and is listed on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on July 9, 2018 (1810.HK). Xiaomi is a smart manufacturing and consumer electronics company with connected smartphones and smart hardware using an IoT platform at its core.
Adopting our vision of “Becoming friends with users and being the coolest company in users’ hearts”, Xiaomi continuously pursues technological innovations, compelling user experience and operational efficiency. The company relentlessly creates amazing products at honest prices for everyone around the world to enjoy a better life through innovative technology.
Xiaomi is one of the leading smartphone companies in the world. The company’s market share in terms of smartphone shipments was ranked no. 3 globally in the first quarter of 2022. The company has also established the world’s leading consumer AIoT (AI+IoT) platform, more than 478 million smart devices connected to its platform (excluding smartphones, tablets and computers laptops) as of March 31, 2022 Xiaomi products are available in more than 100 countries and regions around the world.
Xiaomi was included in the Fortune Global 500 list for the fourth year in a row, ranking 266th. Xiaomi is a constituent of the Hang Seng Index, Hang Seng China Enterprises Index, Hang Seng TECH Index, and Hang Seng China 50 Index.
To learn more about Xiaomi as a company, please visit https://www.mi.com/global/discover/newsroom
About Xiaomi South Africa
Xiaomi has been in the South African market since 2017. Beyond its existing partnerships with Vodacom and retailers such as Takealot, TFG, Incredible Connection and PEP, Xiaomi is actively expanding its networks through mobile operators and online resellers to increase the availability of your devices across multiple touchpoints. Their ultimate goal is to establish physical Mi Stores throughout the country.
Xiaomi is committed to bringing the best smart technology to South Africa and is ready to expand its repertoire of smartphones, AIoT and 5G technology in the coming months. Xiaomi’s mandate is to provide South Africans from all walks of life with the smart and innovative technology they need to live better lives.
For more information on Xiaomi in South Africa, please visit https://www.facebook.com/XiaomiSouthAfrica/