Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite are the two budget smartphones, that have been launched by the Xiaomi in India in Y series. The Y1 model is available in two memory variants – 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM and 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM while the Y1 lite model is only available wiith 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM.
Redmi Y1 series smartphones are specially launched to target the youth of the Nation. Have a look at the full phone specifications of Redmi Y1 Lite and Redmi Y1 below.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite Features style="text-align: justify;">Redmi Y1 is bit constlier than the Y1 lite hence it offers better specifications. The Y1 model is a selfie smarthphone that is specially designed for selfie lovers. In addition to that the Redmi Y1 features more storage as compare to Lite version.
- 16 MP Front Face Selfie Camera in Redmi Y1.
- 2x Nano SIM + Dedicated micro SD Card Slot.
- HD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass
- 4G Connectivity with VoLTE Support.
- Runs on Android Nougat Operating System.
- MIUI 9 is Loaded with System-Level Customization & Optimizations.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications style="text-align: justify;">Y1 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa core processor with Adreno 505 GPU. It features 5.5 inches display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, 2.5D curved glass, and Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
It is available in the two storage options – 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM and 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. You can also expand the storage via the dedicated micro SD card slot.
The handset is running MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat and houses a 3080 mAh battery. It weighs 153 grams and it is 7.7mm thick.
It is a selfie smartphone, comes with a 16MP camera on the front with LED Selfie Light and a 13MP resolution (f/2.2 aperture) camera on the rear with flash.
The connectivity features of Redmi Y1 phone are – 4G, VoLTE, GPS, Wi-Fi, micro USB 2.0, 3.5mm audio jack, and Bluetooth.
Apart from this, the new Y series handset offers a finger print sensor on the back and IR blaster. Fingerprint sensor enhances the security and unlocks the sensitive files at the touch of your fingertips.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Specificationstyle="text-align: justify;">Redmi Y1 Lite phone is a downgraded version of Y1. The specifications of Y1 Lite are nearly same as Y1 except the front face camera, processor, storage, and fingerprint sensor.
Redmi Y1 Lite features a 5 MP front face camera, Snapdragon 425 Quad-Core processor, 2GB RAM, and 16GB ROM. There is no fingerprint sensor; however the device features an Infrared sensor.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite Priceyle="text-align: justify;">Both Y series handsets will be available in the Gold and Dark Gray color options. You can buy them online via the Amazon.in or mi.com/in/ official sites! Here are the prices:
- Redmi Y1 3GB RAM + 32GB ROM model is priced at INR 8,999 in India.
- 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM model is priced at INR 10,999.
- Redmi Y1 Lite 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM model is priced at INR 6,999 only.