Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has just entered our very competitive smartphone market and their current flagship, the Mi 3 has been selling like hotcakes online via Lazada. This time, Xiaomi partnered with our local telco Globe Telecom to offer the Mi 3 to Globe subscribers.
Customers purchasing Mi 3 via www.mi.com/ph will get a free Globe Prepaid SIM and free 50MB of mobile data valid for 30 days. To avail of the free mobile data, customers can text FREE1MPS99 to 8888 after SIM activation.
“We are privileged to have been chosen as Xiaomi’s first telco partner in the Philippines to offer the Mi 3 to Filipino customers alongside our prepaid bundles. The Mi 3 will be a great addition to our device portfolio with its astounding features and superb quality. With its affordability, we, together with our Xiaomi partners, can definitely boost smartphone penetration in the country by giving more Filipinos access to more affordable devices that cater to their digital lifestyles,” says Daniel Horan, Senior Advisor for Consumer Business at Globe.
Steve Vickers, General Manager at Xiaomi Southeast Asia shares, “Our partnership with Globe will definitely help us grow our distribution footprint in Asia and make Mi 3 easily accessible to more Filipino users. This is part of our ongoing commitment to providing a world-class experience to all Mi fans in the Philippines.”
Xiaomi Mi 3 specs:
- 2.3GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor
- Adreno 330 graphics
- 2GB RAM
- 16GB internal storage
- 5-inch Full HD IPS LCD display (1080 x 1920 pixels)
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 13 megapixel rear facing camera with autofocus and LED flash
- 2 megapixel front facing camera
- HSPA+, WiFi, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0
- GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS
- 3,050 mAh battery
- Android 4.3 Jellybean with Mi UI
You can buy the Xiaomi Mi 3 via http://www.mi.com/ph or via Lazada. It will be offered also soon in Globe Postpaid subscribers.
Source: Globe Telecom