Xiaomi today announced that it has sold over 3 million smartphones in India since its launch. It crossed one million sales mark in the country back in December 2014 with just three smartphones, Mi 3, Redmi 1S and Redmi Note. It said that it crossed 2 million mark in March this year, and it took just 6 months to sell one million smartphones to reach the 3 million milestone.
This year the company started selling several smartphones in India that includes, Mi 4, Redmi 2, Redmi Note 4G, Mi 4i and Redmi 2 Prime and also launched the Mi Pad tablet. Xiaomi launched its MI 3 smartphone exclusively on Flipkart. It is currently selling its products on Mi.com, as well as several partners including Flipkart, Amazon, Snapdeal, The Mobile Store and Airtel.
Last month Xiaomi launched the Redmi 2 Prime, a budget smartphone that is Made in India at Xiaomi and Foxconn facility in Andhra Pradesh.
Commenting on the new milestone, Manu Jain, India Head, Xiaomi said:
The mobile ecosystem in India is growing at a very fast pace and we are happy to be an integral part of it. We are much more than just a smartphone company, as we also provide Internet services and sell our products through e-commerce, and we believe that we can contribute greatly to India’s growth as a technological hub. Our recent inclusion in the Make in India programme is helping us be a part of the fabric of the nation, and we will continue to bring more amazing products to India and aim to deliver the best value to both our fans and partners.