Xiomi has launched its new series & the latest budget smartphone, Redmi Y at an event in New Delhi. Y as an alphabet stands for You, Youth – The Young You.This Redmi Y1 is a rebranded version of Redmi 5A Series Which was launched in China in August.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1

The first Xiaomi phone to have an LED Selfie flashlight, actually Selfie lovers And also having Dedicated Micro SD Card Slot Along with Dual Sim Nano Card Slot who wants some more storage space[unlike previous models having hybrid sim slot ].


Let’s start with design, Redmi Y1 Comes with Metallic & stylish Aluminium alloy frame & the fingerprint sensor on the back.The Y1 comes with 5.5-inch HD screen, powered by Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor, coupled with 3GB / 4GB RAM, paired with 32GB / 64GB expandable storage, runs on Android Nougat and all these are backed by a 3080mAh battery.
Coming to Camera, with 13 MP Rear Camera & 16MP front camera with LED FlashLight that helps take clear shots even in challenging low-light conditions.In Most Interesting Fact, the company announced Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif as the brand ambassador of the series.

Redmi Y1 Full Specifications:

  • Display     :  5.5-inch(720 x 1280 pixels)HD,2.5D Curved Glass Display, 72% NTSC                            Color, Gamut,IPS Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Dimension:  153 x 76.20 x 7.70,Weight merely 153.00 Grams.
  • Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Octa-core processor clocked at 1.40 GHz                             Adreno 505 GPU
  • RAM :  3GB / 4GB
  • Storage:  32 GB / 64GB + Expandable Via MicroSD (Up To 128GB)
  • Operating Systems:  Android v7.1.2 Nougat + MIUI 9 Skin
  • Camera:  Rear Camera-13MP Rear Camera With LED Flash, f/2.2 Aperture, PDAF                           Front Camera-16MP Front-Facing Camera With f/2.0 aperture, LED Flash,                       OmniVision Sensor, 76.4-Degree Wide-Angle Lens
  • Battery:  3080 mAh,Non-removable
  • Networks & Connectivity:  Dual Nano Sim ,Supports 2G, 3G, 4G with VoLTE ,WiFi                                                   802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / GLONASS
  • Features: 3.5 mm Audio Jack, Micro-SD card, Dedicated slot, Fingerprint Sensor,                          Infrared Sensor, Compass, Proximity, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor,

The Redmi Y1 comes in Gold and Dark Gray colors and is priced at Rs 8,999 INR for the 3GB + 32GB storage variant and Rs 10,999 INR, for 4GB + 64GB storage Variant.This Phone will be exclusively available on Amazon.in as well as Mi.com starting November 8th.


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