Xioami launched two new smartphones in the latest Redmi Y series. The smartphones seem to be camera-centric with most focused on Selfie camera.The Redmi Y1 will be available at an impressive price of Rs 8,999 for 32GB variant and Rs 10,999 for the 64GB variant.
Redmi Y1 And Redni Y1 Lite
The device comes with curved edges for better ergonomics and also sports a fingerprint sensor on the rear panel. The device comes equipped with a 5.5 inch HD display which will be covered by a Corning Gorilla Glass. The device uses aluminum alloy mid-frame for better heat dissipation.The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 will be powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC. The latest-gen processor will be the couple with either 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage or 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 has the 16Megapixfront-facing camera and a 16Megapixel primary camera. The device not only features a high definition module but also performs better in terms of low-light pictures. The front facing camera will come with an LED flash and a 76.4 degree wide angle lens.
The device comes with a dedicated RedmicroSD card slot with dual nano-SIM support. Xiaomi will also offer an infrared remote with the device.
Redmi Y1 Lite
The lighter variant of the Redmi Y-series will weigh at a little 150 grams. The screen on Redmi Y1 Lite will sport the same 5.5-inch HD screen with Corning Gorilla Glass as seen on the Redmi Y1. The primary camera on the lighter variant of Redmi Y-series will be a 13Megapixel shooter.
The processor on Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite will be a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425, along with 2GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage. The battery on this device will be a 3080mAh.
Both smartphones will be available from November 8 at 12 PM and will be put up for sale on Xiaomi’s official website as well as Amazon.