Kolkata: India’s largest telecom services provider Bharti Airtel announced that coming January 16 will be celebrated as ‘Mi Day’across across 133 stores in the cities of Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi-NCR. Starting from 3pm,on 16th January, the tech-savy generation would be able to lay their hands on a Redmi Note 4G . And the most interesting aspect of the announcement lies in the fact that customers can get this device without any prior booking. The Redmi Note 4G will be sold on first-come-first-serve basis till stocks last. The Mi Day will be held every week subject to stocks being available.
This is in addition to the ongoing booking process, which soared up from the turn of the year, where customers can get a confirmed appointment at a store of their choice to purchase the Redmi Note 4G by visiting www.airtel.in/mi.
Airtel prepaid customers can purchase the Redmi Note 4G at the store on recharging their connection with at least 1 GB 3G data pack. The sale is also open to Mi India fans using other telecom operators’ services provided they purchase an Airtel prepaid (with atleast 1GB 3G data) or postpaid connection. Willing customers need carry a copy each of their ID proof and address proof along with a passport size photograph for submission as KYC (know-your-customer) documents. Airtel stores will accept various payment modes including Credit Card, Debit Card or Cash.
Customers purchasing the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will also be provided a 4G SIM and will be able experience amazing 4G speeds on their device in cities where Airtel offers 4G services. Existing Airtel 3G users can enjoy 4G speeds on their new Redmi Note 4G at the same tariff as their existing 3G plan, without activating any special 4G plan. In cities where Airtel 4G services are not yet available, customers will be automatically upgraded to 4G at the same tariff as their existing 3G data packs once 4G services are launched in their city.