Xiaomi Singapore managed to sell 5,000 units of the Redmi phone in 8 minutes and 4 seconds.
In case you don't know, this is the third batch of Redmi phones sold in Singapore. The first batch sold out within 8 minutes on February 21 while the second batch was snapped up in 6 minutes. Xiaomi's flagship smartphone, the Mi 3 went on sale last Friday and stocks ran out in just two minutes.
The S$169 Redmi has no equal in its category, considering the price, performance and software capabilities with endless customization options.
If you are one of the 5,000 customers who managed to purchase a set, do check out our review to find out more about the phone. New or existing Xiaomi users also can check out our complete guide on MIUI V5 OS to familarize themselves with the user interface and features.