If you ever wanted to own a Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet, then it is the time to go for it. Xiaomi India has slashed the price of its first tablet, the Mi Pad by Rs. 2000 (about $30) in India. It was launched by the company for a price of Rs. 12,999 (about $192)and after the announcement, it is now available for Rs. 10,999 (about $162) on both Flipkart and Mi.com. Xiaomi has announced such reductions before as well but those were temporary ones as part of different deals and promotions. This is the first-ever permanent price fall for the Mi Pad in India.

The announcement of the reduction in the price was made via a tweet.

Xiaomi Mi Pad Specifications:

  • Display: 7.9-inch IPS LCD display with 1536×2048 pixels (326ppi)
  • Processor: Quad-core Nvidia Tegra K1 with ULP GeForce Kepler GPU
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Storage: 16 GB + microSD card up to 128GB
  • Cameras: 8MP and 5MP
  • Battery: 6700mAh
  • OS: MIUI based on Android KitKat 4.4 but upgradable to the latest MIUI 7.1