Xiaomi installs its first Mi Express Kiosk in Bengaluru; see pictures
Updated : May 19, 2019 08:37 AM IST
People can soon buy Xiaomi smartphones and accessories through vending machines, with the Chinese handset maker set to install its own machines in major Indian cities.The latest move comes as the company works on ways to retain its dominant position in the hyper-competitive smartphone market in India. The company said this innovative model offers "the efficiency of e-commerce business making it a cost-effective approach and is scalable". The first Mi Express Kiosk was installed at the Manyata Tech Park in Bengaluru. The company will set up several of these kiosks in the coming months across metro cities in public areas such as metro stations, airports, and shopping malls.