Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Design
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 brings a very premium and functional design in sub 10k price-point. The company has also added some level of durability by adding P2i coating for splash resistance. Even the buttons and ports have watertight seals for added protection.
The new Redmi Y3 is available in three colour variants- Prime Black, Bold Red and Elegant Blue. Based on Aura design technique, the smartphone offer a very ergonomic and functional design. Even though Redmi Y3 sports a big screen, the curved frame and rounded corners makes the handset fairly comfortable for basic phone tasks.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Hardware Performance
Redmi Y3 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SoC, which is a pretty capable chipset for a sub 10K handset. With 3GB and 4GB RAM options, the combination makes up for a smooth user-experience. Please note that Redmi Y3 is not built for high-end gaming. PUBG runs in Low settings by default and gameplay is not as smooth as we have experienced on the company's Redmi Note 7 series handsets.
For a regular everyday smartphone, Redmi Y3 offers a smooth and lag-free performance. You can edit pictures, use multiple social media apps simultaneously and open multiple tabs in Chrome at the same time without facing any major performance slowdown.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Camera Performance
Redmi Y3 sports a big 32MP selfie camera. The 32MP front-facing camera works on a sensor size of1/2.8" and also offers EIS support to capture Full HD video recording with software stabilization. The EIS at 1080p 30fps really works very well. The video footage was crisp, free of jerks and showed accurate colour tones. If you shoot a lot of selfie videos for YouTube channel, Instagram or Facebook, the 1080p video with EIS support will come quite handy. The selfies captured on Redmi Y3 are also best-in-class. Pictures show crisp details, clean shadows, vibrant colors.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3: Price to Specs ratio
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 has some striking features that make it a very good value for money deal. The smartphone boasts a 32MP selfie camera, big 4,000 mAh battery cell and a dedicated microSD card slot. If you are always clicking selfies, shooting videos with front-camera for social media platforms, Redmi Y3 is a very good deal. However, if you fancy best-in-class display, latest Type-C port with fast-charging and most premium design in under 10K, simply go for the company's Redmi Note 7.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3: Important Features/Highlights
Redmi Y3 offers a massive 32MP selfie camera in less than Rs. 10,000 price-point. The 4,000 mAh battery unit powering up the handset can easily last for one day even with heavy usage. The budget smartphone also offers USB-OTG connectivity and a triple-slot card with a dedicated space for microSD card.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Verdict
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 is the best smartphone to buy in sub 10K price-segment, if you are always clicking selfies, shooting videos with front-camera for social media platforms. You also get a dedicated card slot and a big 4,000 mAh battery unit that can easily last a day. However, if you are looking for even a better buy, go for Redmi Note 7 Pro’s entry-level variant. It offers best-in-class display, latest Type-C port with fast-charging and most premium design in under 10K.