Date
19 October 2017
An enhanced version of Redmi Note will be available from September 2. Photo: Xiaomi
An enhanced version of Redmi Note will be available from September 2. Photo: Xiaomi

First Xiaomi HK store opens in Kowloon Bay

Network carrier CSL Ltd. on Friday officially opened the first Hong Kong store of Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc., the company said in a statement.

The store is located at Telford Plaza in Kowloon Bay, one of the largest shopping malls in Kowloon East. The key products available include Redmi Note, Redmi 1S and Mi 3.

CSL Mobile’s chief marketing officer Bruce Lam and Xiaomi Global’s vice president Hugo Barra unveiled the store to hundreds of guests.

Those who purchase a Redmi Note and subscribe to selected monthly service plans will get a chance to win a free round-trip air ticket to Sanya or Taipei.

Meanwhile, an enhanced version of Redmi Note will be available starting at noon next Tuesday, according to the official website.

The new version will be sold at HK$1,239 (US$159.87) each, while the original Redmi Note costs HK$999. Only 5,000 handsets are available. Reservations can be made now.

Related articles:

Xiaomi handset supply remains tight in HK

Xiaomi chooses US, but would US investors choose Xiaomi?

Xiaomi vs Apple – your pick!

The latest on Xiaomi: Sued in Shanghai, wooed by Facebook

Here’s why Xiaomi is being called a thief

– Contact us at [email protected]

JH/JP/CG

EJI Weekly Newsletter

Please click here to unsubscribe