Xiaomi Redmi 1s is the real value for money smart phone under 10000 Rupees.Thats why Redmi 1S got huge feed back in Flipkart online flash sale.But here we had many disadvantages of Xiaomi Redmi 1s from users.Redmi 1s has best in class hardware and performance benchmark score.The attractive price of 5999 is un beatable for such a smartphone with wonderful display and Camera quality.
Besides above said advantages why we consider Xiaomi Redmi 1s disadvantages.If these drawbacks are heavy to not to recommend this gadget to someone. Absolutely not.Xiaomi Redmi 1s is not the best smart phone in the world but a very best value for money gadget.
Xiaomi Redmi 1s Disadvantages
1. Heating issue
a smartphone is a device we deal with our palm and pocket. So we do not entertain a hot cake. Since Redmi 1s is an over-clocked device with quad core CPU and 4.7 inch large display heating occurs.But Xiaomi came with a solution to lower device temperature is nothing but an update of MIUI to latest version.
2. Privacy issue
A smartphone is a personal gadget and privacy is most preferred.Reports and warnigs about redmi carries news that they transfers users data to severs in China.Recently India Air Force (IAF) also warned their staffs to not use this smartphone.But Xiaomi chief explained these all are part of data back up and now the servers are moved to US.In near future they plans to set up data centers in India for customers.
3. Operating System & User Interface
Redmi 1S operated by MIUI which is a customized version of Android Jelly Bean 4.3 OS.You cant update the device to latest android versions such as Kitkat v4.4.4 or android L.But MIUI versions will update frequently and this is guaranteed by the company. Even though it was a mixture of android and iOS ,the user interface is not much impressive.Disadvantages including freezing with nominal usage .
4. Service Center or Customer Care
We put lack of required service centers in India as last drawback but not least.Xiaomi service centers in India was limited in number indeed company offers 1 year free service as warranty.It will be horrible to repair your device in nearest service center since availability of parts and technicians are limited in number.Also the cost of spare parts are above your expectations.