Xiaomi’s Mi Smart Upgrade Scheme Offers Up to 70 Percent Assured Buyback on Smartphones, Starts at Rs. 399

first_imgMi Smart Upgrade options start at Rs. 399 for the Redmi 9 Prime and Redmi 9, Rs. 499 for the Redmi Note 9, Rs. 549 for the Redmi Note 9 Pro, Rs. 599 for the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, Rs. 999 for the Redmi K20 Pro, Rs. 1,499 for the Mi 10T, Rs. 1,699 for the Mi 10T Pro, and Rs. 1,999 for the Mi 10 phone. These Mi Smart Upgrade plans need to be purchased along with the smartphone from select Mi Authorised Outlets.When it comes to availing the Mi Smart Upgrade scheme, users will have to contact the buyback partner for redemption and head to the nearest Xiaomi authorised service centre. The phone will then be inspected to ascertain no damage is detected, and after that a redemption code will be given to the customer. This code can then be used on Mi.com or any Mi authorised outlet for buying a new smartphone.Xiaomi notes that the phone should not be damaged or broken to be eligible for the upgrade. Furthermore, if original charger or box is not available, then Rs. 1,000 will be deducted from the buyback value. If the phone has any scratches or dents on the screen or body, then 10 percent of the buyback value will be deducted.- Advertisement – How to find the best deals during online sales? We discussed this on Orbital, our weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or RSS, download the episode, or just hit the play button below. Xiaomi has introduced a new ‘Mi Smart Upgrade’ scheme for Mi and Redmi phone buyers in India. This scheme enables new smartphone buyers to get up to 70 percent assured buyback on their purchased handset for up to 15 months from purchase, redeemable on their next Xiaomi smartphone purchase. This new Mi Smart Upgrade scheme is priced starting at Rs. 399 and it varies based on the phone you buy. This plan is currently applicable for phones like the Redmi 9 Prime, Redmi 9, Redmi Note 9 series, and the Mi 10 series. Apart from offering assured cashback till 15 months, this Mi Smart Upgrade Scheme also looks to make the buyback journey hassle free.The new ‘Mi Smart Upgrade’ gives users get the freedom to encash their phones any time after 3 months till 15 months of purchase, with exchange value ranging from 40 percent to 70 percent of the SRP. To be precise, users can get up to 70 percent of assured buyback within 4-6 months of purchase, 60 percent buyback within 7-9 months, 50 percent buyback within 10-12 months of purchase, and 40 percent buyback on 13-15 months of purchase. This means even after the phone warranty expires after 12 months, Xiaomi will offers 40 percent buyback till 15 months.- Advertisement –center_img – Advertisement –last_img read more

There’s a whole “Lota’’ retro love in this bayside home

first_imgThe windows in the open plan living area offers views.The heart, however, is the kitchen. It’s an open-plan space that breathes life into the lounge and dining spaces.“It’s all solid timber,” Ms Holden said. “These new kitchens, you put water on them and they melt, but that’s just such a solid kitchen — you just couldn’t build cupboards like that nowadays.”The kitchen is also an archive, with a surprise waiting for the new owners in the cabinetry. “Inside the pantry door, you’ve got the kids’ height chart still there from the 1950s,” she said. “So it’s got this real historic feel to it — and it’s a home that the family just loved.”Ms Holden said there’s already been great response. The renovated Lota home.The home is being marketed through Haydn Meyer of Ray White Manly.It will be auctioned on-site Saturday, March 4, at 11am. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 7:01Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -7:01 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels360p360p240p240pAutoA, selectedAudio Trackdefault, selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenQld Property News.07:02Mark and Lisa Holden say their Lota home at1 Bellevue Pde, Lota comes with a hidden surprise. Picture: Adam Armstrong.When Lisa and Scott Holden decided they’d had enough of Sydney and set off north about nine years ago, they couldn’t completely leave the harbour and CBD.“We looked at the map of Brisbane and went ‘where can we live that we’re on the water and we’ve got the train line within walking distance?’, and if you look at the map of Brisbane there’s not many places that have those two things,” Ms Holden said.Brisbane’s bayside won their heats — so much so that when it came time to invest, they wanted to stay close.center_img The revamped kitchen and dining area in the Lota home.They chanted a ‘location, location, location’ mantra and found the perfect little property at 1 Bellevue Pde, Lota.“You open the front and the back door and it’s just the most glorious breeze that runs through,” Ms Holden said.More from newsLand grab sees 12 Sandstone Lakes homesites sell in a week21 Jun 2020Tropical haven walking distance from the surf9 Oct 2019They kept the house tenanted until it came time to sell, then a renovation was on the cards — and they knew exactly how to highlight the home’s personality“Original carpeting — with some really ‘cool’ patterns on it — that we’ve since removed and there’s these beautiful timber brushbox floors that have been polished. They’re just glorious,” she said.last_img read more

Marquette vs. Villanova: Time, TV channel, how to live stream

first_imgNo. 10 Marquette and Villanova square off Wednesday in a battle between the top two schools in the Big East. These schools met earlier this season when Marquette won a close one over Villanova, 66-65, at home on Feb. 9.  Markus Howard, who currently leads Marquette with 25.3 points per game, had 38 points, including five 3-pointers, in the first meeting with Villanova. Marquette is in first place of the Big East with its 23-4 record. They have won nine of their last 10 games and are coming off a 76-58 win over Providence. MORE: Watch Marquette vs. Villanova live on fuboTV (7-day free trial)With a 20-8 record, a now unranked Villanova team finds itself just behind Marquette in second place of the Big East standings. The Wildcats will look to snap their three-game losing streak with a win. Suffering just two home losses this season, the odds are in their favor to turn things around. Here’s everything you need to know about this Big East face off.  When does Marquette play Villanova?Marquette will play Villanova on Wednesday, Feb. 27. Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET. Marquette vs. Villanova TV channel, live streamThis game will be aired nationally on FS1. You can also stream the game live online with fuboTV, which offers a seven-day free trial.Where is the Marquette-Villanova game being played?The Villanova Wildcats will host the Marquette Golden Eagles at its home, the Wells Fargo Center.last_img read more

Ruth Bailey, 81, Wellington: June 16, 1933 – July 16, 2014

first_imgRuth BaileyRuth Lucille Bailey died on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at her home in Wellington at the age of 81.Ruth was born the daughter of Irvin and Stella Lucile (Wilson) Brill on Friday, June 16, 1933 in Isabel.On July 15, 1954, Ruth and Willard “Bill” Bailey were united in marriage in El Dorado. Together they celebrated 61 years of marriage before his passing in May of 2013. She was a woman of great faith that was able to share the love of Christ wherever she went. Ruth and her family lived abroad for over 29 years during which time she witnessed to countless people internationally. Closer to home, Ruth was a very active member of the First Assembly of God Church having taught Ladies Bible Study and serving as both a deacon and board member. She is also the president of the Wellington Women’s Aglow as well as serving on the South Kansas Aglow area team. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.Survivors include her daughter, Brenda Burnett and her husband Larry of Salina, daughter, Ronda White and her husband Jo of Pagosa Springs, Colorado, sister, Margaret George of Tulia, Texas, brother, Ray Brill and his wife Kay of Udall, sister Donna Daniels of Udall, brother, Robert Brill and his wife Patsy of Udall, granddaughter, Stephanie Trent and her wife Jessica of Scottsdale, Arizona, grandson, Tim Burnett of Springfield, Missouri, grandson, Matthew Trent of Port Aransas, Texas, granddaughter, Lisa Burnett of Salina and Stacie Burnett of Lawrence.She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Irvin Dean Brill and her husband, Willard Bailey.Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Monday, July 21st, 2014 with family present from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.Funeral services for Ruth will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 at First Assembly of God Church, 326 West Botkin, Wellington.Memorials have been established in her loving memory with the First Assembly of God Church, Wellington or the Wellington Women’s Aglow chapter. Contributions may be mailed or left with the funeral home.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.info.Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington.last_img read more