Xiaomi is set to launch its Xiaomi Mi Protect insurance service for its smartphones and tablets bought through the Mi.com website.
Scared of dropping your device in hot liquid, or down a staircase? The service would provide coverage for devices affected by accidental damage, liquid damage, falling, collision, and other such damages. In addition, the Xiaomi Mi Protect users would also get a free-of-cost pick and drop service for repair of the handset.
Insurance will be covered if the damage to the phone is caused by Falling, Extrusion, Collision or Liquid if the device is under protection and the request is raised within the specified period of time, said Xiaomi. After the request is raised through toll-free number (1800 407 333 333, 1800 123 3330 or 0 8080 333 333), OneAssist team will verify if the damage is genuine and is covered under these scenarios before picking it up. Check out the complete terms and conditions here.
Features of Xiaomi Mi Protect
- One call to block your SIM from anywhere in the world, 24×7 Assistance
- SIM misuse insurance cover up to Rs. 3000
- Mobile Handset Accidental and liquid damage insurance (As per the handset and Specific plan)
- Pick-up & Drop service for repair of handset
- Smartphone assistance
- Docusafe – online storage of documents up to 1GB
Xiaomi Redmi 1s, Redmi 2, and Redmi 2 Prime users will have to pay Rs. 425, Redmi Note 4G users have to pay Rs. 549, Mi 4 will have to pay Rs. 899 for the 16GB variant, Rs. 999 for the 64GB variant, and Mi 4i and Mi 3 users will have to pay Rs. 749.