In what is fantastic news for those looking to buy a budget tablet this season, Xiaomi has slashed the price of its Mi Pad tablet, which will now be available at a price of Rs 10999. The company has recently released the Redmi Note 3 and this comes in the wake of that launch. Previously available at Rs 12,999, the 16GB Mi Pad offering is now Rs 2000 cheaper and will be sold by the company on Flipkart and the official Mi India store.
The Xiaomi Mi Pad comes with a 7.9 inch 1080p IPS High Res display and is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. In terms of power, the tablet is powered by a Nvidia Tegra K1 2.2GHz quad-core processor and runs quite fast thanks to 2GB of RAM. The camera is a standard 8MP rear camera as well as a 5MP front camera. Battery life too is quite decent as it has a 6700mAh Lithium ion Polymer battery.
Xiaomi has been quite happy with how the audience has reacted to this tablet. The device is fairly versatile and has reached out to many Mi fans. The reduction in price will make it all the more accessible and will mean more Mi loyalists out in the market. This also marks a growing relationship between Mi and Flipkart, who are the only authorized sellers for Mi products in India.
According to Flipkart, the tablet category has seen a growing rise and many of those looking for an all purpose device have found the tablet to be best suited. The Mi Pad has fit perfectly into this category as it offers a great battery life, fantastic display as well as brilliant performance, making it a perfect fit at its extremely competitive price point.