Xiaomi Mi 3

Demand for Xiaomi's Mi 3 continues unabated in India as the latest flash sales saw 15,000 units of the device getting sold in under two seconds. Prior to today's sale, Xiaomi has sold 20,000 units of the Mi 3 in India in two batches — the first batch of devices were sold out in 38 minutes and 50 seconds on July 22, while the second flash sale saw 10,000 units being sold out in five seconds last week.

Mi 3 India flash sale

Available for INR 13,999 ($230), the Mi 3 continues to be the best value for money handset users can currently buy in the country, as it offers specs similar to that of the Nexus 5 for less than half the price. It is no wonder, then, that over 100,000 buyers have registered their interest for today's sale.

Xiaomi has also launched accessories for the device, with screen protectors on offer at Flipkart for just INR 179 ($3). The Mi in-ear headphones are retailing in the country for INR 999 ($15). The Mi power banks are also set to go on sale in the country soon, with the 5200 mAh variant set to cost INR 799 ($13) and 10,400 mAh version retailing for INR 999 ($15).

Indian readers, were you able to successfully purchase the Mi 3? What accessories are you looking to buy for the device?

Source: Facebook (Mi India)