Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Y1 smartphones as the first members in its Y-series. The biggest highlight of the Redmi Y1 is its 16-megapixel front camera, with a LED selfie light.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 price in India is Rs. 8,999 for the variant with 32GB storage and 3GB RAM & another variant, with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, priced at Rs. 10,999. The handsets will be available via Amazon India, and will go on sale via Amazon and Mi.com on November 8.
Coming to its specification,
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1’s biggest highlight, is its 16-megapixel front camera. This comes with and LED selfie-light, for better selfies in low light conditions. It bears a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. This new phone has been launched in Gold and Dark Grey colour variants.
The dual-SIM Xiaomi Redmi Y1 runs MIUI 9, and a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC, with 3GB of RAM. The smartphone bears a 13-megapixel camera with PDAF and dual-LED flash.
There is 32GB of inbuilt storage on the Xiaomi Redmi Y1, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB) with its own dedicated card slot. It has standard connectivity options, including 4G VoLTE. It is powered by a 3080mAh battery.