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Xiaomi Released Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite In India – Price & Specifications

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Xiaomi launched Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite in india today. The phone will go on first sale on Amazon.in and Mi store on 8th November. In look, both Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite are identical. However, the differences are there in the camera and processor. The major change in these smartphones that Xiaomi made is the dedicated SD Card slot with storage extension upto 128 GB. Both the devices are powered by 3080 mAh battery which is efficient for day to day life usage.

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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 has been launched in Gold and Dark grey colours with aluminium alloy mid frame for better heat management and Redmi Y1 has a LED flash on the front with the 16 megapixel camera users can take better selfies. Xiaomi also enabled the Beatify 3.0 feature to beautify the selfies and 13 MP PDAF camera on the rear which can take good quality pictures than before. This phone has a 1.4 GHZ octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor with 3 GB + 32 GB and 4 GB + 64 GB variants. As we mentioned earlier, Xiaomi again added dedicated SD card slot for extending the storage. Redmi Y1 sports a 5.5 inch HD (720×1280) Coring Gorilla Glass display and fingerprint sensor in the back. This phone is priced Rs. 8,999 for 3 GB + 32 GB variant and Rs. 10,999 for 4 GB + 64 GB variant.

Key Features –

Display5.5 inch
Camera13 MP rear with dual LED flash + 16 MP front with flash
RAM3 GB/4 GB
Storage32 GB/64 GB
Battery3080 mAh
Processor1.4 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 435
Android version7.0 noughat
Screen resolution720 × 1280 pixels
Price in IndiaRS. 8,999 & Rs. 10,999

 

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Specifications

The Xiaomi Y1 Lite also has a 5.5 inch HD Display and fingerprint sensor in the back, this phone is priced at Rs. 6,999. The phone has a 13 MP PDFA rear camera with LED flash and 5 MP front camera with 3080 mAh battery. Coming to the processor, this phone sports a 1.4 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor and has a dedicated SD card slot. The main problem with the Redmi Y1 Lite is the RAM. It has only 2 GB RAM which is not good for the heavy use.

Key Features –

Display5.5 inch
Camera13 MP rear with LED flash + 5 MP front
RAM2 GB
Storage16 GB
Battery3080 mAh
Processor1.4 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425
Android version7.0 noughat
Screen resolution720 × 1280 pixels
Price in IndiaRs. 6,999

 

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Both the devices can be upgradable to MIUI 9 with amazing new features and lite compared to MIUI 8. Users can expect better user and RAM management in the MIUI 9 with new special features like Split screen features. Again both the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite devices are value for money and budget friendly smartphone as of now.

What do you think about these two smartphones? Value for money or not? Do share your views in the comment section below 🙂

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