Xiaomi Launched Selfie Focused Redmi Y Series In India: Specifications And Price

Xiaomi Redmi Y Series

Xiaomi has become very popular for its budget friendly devices. The company is becoming more and more successful and is well liked in especially Asian markets. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 and Redmi 4 has made record sales in India. Although the company follows a very successful strategy the company unlike other Chinese smartphone manufacturers did not offer a selfie focused smartphone device.

Xiaomi Launched Selfie Focused Redmi Y Series In India Specifications And Price

The company today announced its new series in India and named it Redmi Y. Redmi Y series will have its focus on front camera or what is commonly known as selfie camera. Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite are introduced in India today which are the first selfie focused devices by Xiaomi.

Redmi Y1 Specifications and Price

Redmi Y1 is a 5.5 inch device with a HD display with a 1280 x 720 screen resolutionwith Corning Gorilla Glass. Redmi Y1 has a 16 megapixel front camera with LED selfie-light which will allow users to take better selfies even in low light conditions. Xiaomi has also included Beautify 3.0 feature to improve the user experience.

Xiaomi Selfie Focused Redmi Y1 Specifications And Price

Redmi Y1 comes with dual SIM option and runs MIUI 9. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor which is supported by a 3GB RAM. Redmi Y1 has a fingerprint sensor located on the back panel  and comes in Gold and Dark Grey colors.

The device has 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB through microSD card option. Redmi Y1 has a 4G VoLTE connectivity and is powered by a 3080mAh battery. The price of Redmi Y1 is set at Rs. 8999 which almost equals to $140 for 3GB variant and Rs. 10999 which roughly equals to $170.5.

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Redmi Y1 Lite Specifications and Price

Redmi Y1 Lite comes with a 5.5 inch device with a HD display with a 1280 x 720 screen resolution with Corning Gorilla Glass. Redmi Y1 Lite has a 5 megapixel front camera with LED selfie-light which will allow users to take better selfies even in low light conditions. Xiaomi has also included Beautify 3.0 feature to improve the user experience.

Xiaomi Selfie Focused Redmi Y1 Lite Specifications And Price

Redmi Y1 comes with dual SIM option and runs MIUI 9. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor which is supported by a 2GB RAM. Redmi Y1 has a fingerprint sensor located on the back panel  and comes in Gold and Dark Grey colors.

The device has 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB through microSD card option. Redmi Y1 Lite has a 4G VoLTE connectivity and is powered by a 3080mAh battery. The price of Redmi Y1 Lite  is set at Rs. 6999 which almost equals to $108.5.

Both devices are basic and share a common Xiaomi budget phone design with plastic build and metallic finish but they are surely value for money devices.  Xiaomi Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite will be available on Amazon India and Mi.com starting from November 8.

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