The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 was launched on 3rd August, 2017 in India. The device is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor, featuring 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. As far as the cameras are concerned, the device packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). The Xiaomi Redmi is available in Gold and Dark Grey.
The device comes with a 5.5 inches HD Capacitive Touchscreen display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels, and display type is IPS LCD.
PROCESSOR AND STORAGE
The smartphone makes use of an octa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 that is coupled with Adreno 505 GPU, featuring 3GB of RAM and 32GB Storage as default memory capacity. This storage can be expanded up to another 128GB with the help of a microSD card.
For imaging the smartphone sports a 13MP camera at 1080p@30fps with LED flash, geo tagging and HDR. As a front camera, the device boasts of 16MP selfie snapper with LED flash.
The connectivity aspects include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, v4.2, microUSB v2.0, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS and dual Sim (Nano + Nano).
The device packs a non removable Li-Po 3080 mAh battery.
The smartphone runs on Android 7( Nougat ) out of the box.
The phone has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner which is claimed to unlock the device quickly. The other sensors are Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light, and Gyroscope.
The Xiaomi price in India starts from Rs. 8,999 for 3GB and 32GB variant.