Xiaomi Redmi Y1 with 16MP Selfie light


Xiaomi is the Chinese Smartphone manufacturer and they have finally launched the new smartphone for selfie lovers Redmi Y1 Lite for Rs 6999.

It will be exclusively available on Amazon and the sales will start from  November 8, 2017, at 12 PM.

Design and Display


The phone is designed with metal uni-body with 5.5-inch touchscreen display and has the resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. It comes in two different colour variants that are Dark Gray and Gold.The Xiaomi Y1 Lite is powered by 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 425 processor. It boasts with Adreno 505 graphics processor.It comes with two variants 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage.

The Xiaomi Y1 Lite is the actually the cheaper version of Xiaomi Y1. Both the smartphones exactly have the same design features.

It comes with two different variants 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage.

You can find the volume and power button at the right side of the smartphone.The hybrid SIM slot is located on the left side. The headphone jack is placed at the top and the micro USB port is at the bottom between the speaker grills.


Xiaomi Redmi Y1 has thickness 7.7 mm and weight 153g and Y1 Lite has 7.55 mm thickness and 150g weight.

Camera features


This Y1 Lite has the 13MP rear camera along with LED flash to capture the photos in low light conditions and secondary 5MP camera. Xiaomi Y1 has the 13MP rear camera and 16MP front camera with selfie-light specially designed for the selfie lovers.Redmi Y1 offers Face recognition and real-time filters feature in live photo capture.

Processor and RAM

Redmi Y1 powered with Snapdragon 435 processor and Y1 Lite is powered by Snapdragon 425 processor.It has 3GB and 4GB RAM with dedicated microSD card slot with dual-sim features.

Battery and software

Xiaomi Y1 and Y1 Lite both offers 3080mAh battery unit. It provides 35 hours of talk time,12 hours for gaming and 10 days for standby time.

The Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite come with the Android Noughat versions. The Noughat also allows treating the SD card memory as the system memory.It is the interesting feature in this Smartphone.

Network and connectivity

Both Redmi Y1 and Y1 Lite offers dual Nano-SIM with the expandable microSD card. It has GSM, FDD and LTE band. It supports Wi-Fi Direct and Bluetooth HID facilities.

Navigation and Positioning

Redmi Y1 offers many sensors such as GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, Infrared, Gyroscope, Accelerometer. It also contains Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Electronic compass, Fingerprint sensor and Hall sensor.

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