Xiaomi introduces Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite in India, priced starting from less than RM500 !

Xiaomi introduces Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite in India, priced starting from less than RM500 !

Xiaomi introduced a new Redmi Y1 series of smartphones in an event in New Delhi today.

Redmi Y1 series is focused on the selfie camera setup. The Redmi Y1 packs a 16-megapixel high-resolution front camera. The front camera comes with the LED Selfie-light simulates effects of natural lighting. It can capture sharper and more vibrant self-portraits. Redmi Y1 series runs on MIUI 9 beta out of the box, and will get the stable update mid-November.

The Redmi Y1 comes in two variants. You can get either 3 GB + 32 GB at ₹8,999 (Around RM 593) or 4 GB + 64 GB at Rs 10,999 (Around RM 720). It is available in Gold and Dark Gray colour. Besides, Xiaomi also announced another lower variant device, Redmi Y1 Lite which priced at Rs 6,999 (Around RM 487).

Redmi Y1 series will be sold exclusively on Amazon on November 8 at 12 noon. The devices will be available at Xiaomi’s offline stores and partners soon.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Specifications
Operating System: Android 7.1.2 Nougat with MIUI 9 beta
Display: 5.5-inch (13.9 cms) HD (1280 x 720) | Corning Gorilla Glass
Processor: 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core 64-bit | Adreno 505 GPU
RAM: 3/4 GB
Internal Storage: 32/64 GB; expandable up to 128 GB with microSD card
Front Camera: 16 MP with LED Selfie-light | f/2.0 aperture | 76.4-degrees wide-angle lens | 1.0 micron pixel size
Rear Camera: 13 MP | f/2.0 aperture | PDAF | 1.12 micron pixel size | 5 piece lens
Battery: 3,080 mAh
Dimensions: 153 x 76.2 x 7.7 mm
Weight: 153 g

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Specifications
Operating System: Android 7.1.2 Nougat with MIUI 9 beta
Display: 5.5-inch (13.9 cms) HD (1280 x 720) | Corning Gorilla Glass
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core 64-bit
RAM: 2 GB
Internal Storage: 16 GB; expandable up to 128 GB with microSD card
Rear Camera: 13 MP | f/2.0 aperture | PDAF | 1.12 micron pixel size | 5 piece lens
Battery: 3,080 mAh
Dimensions: 153 × 76.2 × 7.55 mm
Weight: 150 g

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