After the recent order passed by the Delhi High Court, banning sales and/or import of Xiaomi devices it found to be infringing on Ericsson’s patents.
“Our sincere apologies to all Indian Mi fans! Please rest assured that we’re doing all we can to revert the situation,”
–Hugo Barra,VP, Global Sales, Xiaomi
The smartphone manufacturer has responded to the ban with an open letter issued by its VP Hugo Barra, apologising to their Indian customers.
In the letter, Barra has acknowledged the ban and says that the company is evaluating its legal options.
Even the company’s Indian website (mi.com/in) is displaying the letter (below) with a link to their Facebook page.
What’s interesting is that the links to specific phone models (like the RedMi 1S) open up just fine.
Check out the full contents of the Letter after the break… Continue reading Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra writes an Open Apology Letter to their Indian fans