Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications: Lovers of Xiaomi will be delighted with the Xiaomi Redmi Y1. Xiaomi says that the Y stands for Youth, so this is targeted at the youth segment of the market. What we have here is a 5.5-inch screen, 32 GB internal storage, Octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor, 3 GB RAM, rear fingerprint scanner, and a 3080 mAh capacity battery. All for $140.
There is also a 64 GB version with 4 GB of RAM that costs about $170. The Redmi Y1 is a dual SIM smartphone with a dedicated micro-SD card slot.
The front camera has a 16 megapixel lens, while the rear has 13 megapixels, making this a selfie-focused smartphone.
An Infrared blaster is built-in with accompanying software that allows you to use the Redmi Y1 as a TV remote controller.
The phone will be available for sale officially in stores in India and China. The full specifications are available below.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications and Price
Wireless Network and Software
- 2G: GSM, EDGE 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
- 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
- 4G: LTE Frequency Bands 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 4(1700) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 20(800) / 38(2600) / 40(2300)
- SIM Type: Dual Nano-SIM
- OS: Android 7.1 Nougat + MIUI 9.0
- Dimensions: 153 x 76.2 x 7.7 mm
- Weight: 153 g
- Display: 5.5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels, 2.5D Curved Glass, IPS LCD, Corning Gorilla Glass
- Sensors: Fingerprint. Accelerometer. Proximity. Ambient. E-compass. Hall. Gyroscope.
- Build: Metallic
- Colours: Gold. Dark Grey. Rose Gold.
- Processor Type: Octa-Core Cortex-A53
- Processor Name: Qualcomm Snapdragon 435
- Graphics Processor: Adreno 505
- RAM: 3 GB / 4 GB
- Internal Storage: 32 GB / 64 GB
- External Storage: MicroSD card up to 128 GB (dedicated slot)
- Rear: 13 megapixels, f/2.2 aperture, auto-focus, and LED flash
- Video recording: 1080p @ 30fps
- Front-facing: 16 megapixels, f/2.0 aperture, LED selfie light
- Music Support: mp3, aac, aac+, eaac+, amr
- Loudspeaker: Mono
- Video Support: mpeg4, h.263, h.264
- FM Radio: NA
- Bluetooth: v4.2
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- GPS: Yes
- USB: microUSB v2.0
- Charging: Regular
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3,080 mAh
- Announcement: November 2, 2017
- Availability: November 8, 2017
- Phone Price: INR8,999 ($140) for 3GB / INR10,999 ($170) for 4GB
Disclaimer: While we take the pains to ensure accuracy, we can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.
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