In its first flash sale outside of the Chinese mainland, Xiaomi have managed to shift 10,000 Xiaomi Hongmi phones in less than 10 minutes in Taiwan.
The Xiaomi Hongmi was made available to Taiwanese customers today at a cost of NT$3,999 ($135) and offered the devices without the need to preorder or use a Xiaomi F code. Just as the phones sell so well in China, Xiaomi managed to move all 10,000 phones in only 9 minutes and 50 seconds!
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Taiwanese Xiaomi customers also have the option of paying for their new phone with Paypal and then heading to the local Family Mart where they could pick the device up in person!
Taiwan is sure to see more sales like this in the coming months, and customers in Singapore may also enjoy affordable Xiaomi phones in the near future too![ Source ]