After a rather successful 2.5-3 years in India, Xiaomi have now forayed into neighbour country Pakistan. They have done so by introducing the blockbuster Redmi Note 4 along with the affordable Redmi 4A and the
high-end Mi Mix Mi Max. There’s no word yet on which version (MediaTek/Snapdragon) of the Redmi Note 4 will make it to Pakistan.
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Xiaomi will be working with Daraz in Pakistan as part of a distribution partnership.
It’ll be interesting to see how it pans out for Xiaomi — and Pakistani buyers — considering that Xiaomi usually indulge in online offerings. Coming weeks and months will tell us more about how well Xiaomi are received in Pakistan.
While it may undoubtedly seem like they’re a bit late to the party, Xiaomi’s track record has shown that they often don’t take too long to consolidate their position in new markets.