Xiaomi launched the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite smartphones in India. Both these smartphones are a part of the new Redmi Y-series which target the youth of India. The main highlight of the Redmi Y1 is the 16-megapixel front camera with LED flash support. Along with the launch of these new smartphones, Xiaomi also announced the availability of MIUI 9 ROM for its smartphones.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 price in India, Redmi Y1 Lite price
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 smartphone will be available in India Price at Rs. 8,999 for the variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage, the 4GB RAM variant with 64 GB of internal storage will cost Rs. 10,999. The Redmi Y1 Lite comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, it will be available for Rs. 6,999. Both handsets will be available via Amazon India, and will go on sale via Amazon and Mi.com on November 8. After that, the handsets will be available via offline stores as well.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC, coupled with 3GB of RAM. It has a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass. There is 16-megapixel front camera with LED flash. Rear camera is 13 megapixels with PDAF and dual-LED flash. There will be 32GB or 64GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128GB using a MicroSD card in the depicted card slot.
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 runs MIUI 9 out of the box. Fingerprint scanner is on the rear panel, below the camera sensor. It comes with a 3080mAh battery. It weighs 153 grams, and measures 153×76.2×7.7mm. It will be made available in Gold and Dark Grey colour variants.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite specifications
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is powered by a quad-core 1.4GHz Snapdragon 425 processor. It has a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display. Rear camera is 13-megapixel with PDAF, LED flash and front camera is 5 megapixels. This smartphone comes with 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB using a MicroSD card in the depicted card slot.
It comes with a 3080mAh battery. It weighs 150 grams, and measures 153×76.2×7.55mm. It will be made available in Gold and Dark Grey colour variants.