Xiaomi Mi power banks out for pre-order via Flipkart, late-August release date fixed

After grabbing immense hype for its Mi 3 smartphone in India, Xiaomi is now ready to hurl its famed Mi power banks into this market as well. Flipkart retains exclusivity on these products as well, and has decided to put them up for pre-order.

Two models of the Mi power bank exist, with one among them being of 5200mAh capacity and the other of 10400mAh. Priced at Rs 999, the former is holding a ‘Notify Me’ button for when it hits pre-order status, whereas the latter is priced at Rs 799 and can be booked right now against a claim that it’ll be shipped in the fifth week of August.

Xiaomi Mi Power Bank 1

The Xiaomi Mi power banks are available painted in in a shade of silver and feature a smooth metallic finish. They also kick in a textured anodized aluminum casing which contributes towards making them resistant to water and corrosion.

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The 5200mAh version of Xiaomi’s power unit is capable of fully charging the Mi 3 once and the iPhone 5S twice. On the other hand, the beefier 10400mAh version can provide 2.5 charges to the Mi 3, 4.5 charges to the iPhone and 1.5 charges to the iPad.

Xiaomi Mi Power Bank 2

Both kick in indicator lights and of course grab USB and microUSB ports. There’s an on/off switch present on them as well for added convenience. They are capable of stabilizing discharge voltages using their advanced capacity sensors in order to optimize durability and efficiency.

Like we said, the Mi power banks from Xiaomi will soon be going on sale through Flipkart, and while you can pre-order one of them, you can register to know when the other one hits pre-order status.