Last month there were news that Xiaomi is planning to launch an insurance service in India which will cover its smartphone’s in India, and now company has announced its Mi Protect service in the country under which your smartphone’s and tablet will be covered, this service is only applicable for those Xiaomi devices which were bought from mi.com.
This service provides :-
- Accidental and liquid damage protection
- Doorstep pickup and drop-off
- 24X7 call center support to report damages
- Two repairs. Restoration of full amount after the first repair
- One call to block your SIM from anywhere in the world
- SIM misuse insurance cover of up to Rs. 3000
- Smartphone assistance to resolve all your Mi phone related queries
- Docusafe of up to 1GB to store and access all your important documents from anywhere in the world
Couple of month back company has announced PickMi service under which doorstep pick up and drop after sales service is provides at the cost of Rs. 189, Mi Protect users ill get this service for free.
An as mentioned earlier, Mi Protect service is only applicable for those devices which were bought from mi.com, company is also providing similar service via its exclusive service centers, but at different price points like insurance for Redmi 1s, Redmi 2, and Redmi 2 Prime will costs you Rs 425, Redmi Note 4G will cost Rs 549, Mi 4i and Mi 3 will costs Rs 749, Mi 4 cost Rs 899 for the 16GB variant, and 64GB variant users need to pay Rs 999.