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Redmi Y1 review summary

The Redmi Y1 is the first phone from Xiaomi's youth-focused Y series. It has a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels along with Corning Gorilla Glass for protection. Powering the phone is a Snapdragon 435 SoC, an octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz. There is 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage on the base model, which is expandable via the dedicated microSD card slot. It has a 13-megapixel camera at the back with Phase Detection AutoFocus, and a 16-megapixel camera in the front with its own selfie flash. It runs on Android Nougat with MIUI 9. It is a dual-SIM device with support for 4G and VoLTE. Read detailed Redmi Y1 review

  • Design
  • Display
  • Software
  • Performance
  • Battery Life
  • Camera
  • Value for Money
  • Good
  • Good display
  • Selfie flash is useful
  • Good daylight camera performance
  • Bad
  • Average low-light camera performance
  • Grainy front camera output
  • Underwhelming battery life
Display5.50-inch
Processor1.4GHz octa-core
Front Camera16-megapixel
Resolution720x1280 pixels
RAM3GB
OSAndroid 7.0
Storage32GB
Rear Camera13-megapixel
Battery Capacity3080mAh

Redmi Y1 Price in India (25th March 2019)

Redmi Y1 (Dark Grey, 2GB RAM, 16GB)Rs. 6,999
Redmi Y1 (Grey, 3GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 7,900
Redmi Y1 (Gold, 3GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 7,900
Redmi Y1 (Dark Grey, 3GB RAM, 32GB)Rs. 8,999
Redmi Y1 (Rose Gold, 3GB, 32GB)Rs. 8,999
Redmi Y1 (Gold, 4GB RAM, 64GB)Rs. 10,999
Redmi Y1 (Dark Grey, 4GB RAM, 64GB)Rs. 11,999
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Redmi Y1 specifications (full)

Redmi Y1 battery and general information

Release dateNovember 2017
Launched in IndiaYes
Form factorTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)153.00 x 76.20 x 7.70
Weight (g)153.00
Battery capacity (mAh)3080
Removable batteryNo
ColoursGold, Dark Grey
SAR value1.09

Redmi Y1 display

Screen size (inches)5.50
TouchscreenYes
Resolution720x1280 pixels
Protection typeGorilla Glass
Aspect ratio16:9
Pixels per inch (PPI)267

Redmi Y1 hardware

Processor1.4GHz octa-core
Processor makeQualcomm Snapdragon 435
RAM3GB
Internal storage32GB
Expandable storageYes
Expandable storage typemicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)128

Redmi Y1 camera

Rear camera13-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.12-micron)
Rear autofocusPhase detection autofocus
Rear flashLED
Front camera16-megapixel (f/2.0)
Front flashYes

Redmi Y1 software

Operating systemAndroid 7.0
SkinMIUI 9

Redmi Y1 connectivity

Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n
GPSYes
BluetoothYes, v 4.10
NFCNo
InfraredYes
USB OTGYes
Micro-USBYes
Headphones3.5mm
FMYes
Number of SIMs2
SIM 1
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes
SIM 2
SIM TypeNano-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSM
3GYes
4G/ LTEYes
Supports 4G in India (Band 40)Yes

Redmi Y1 sensors

Fingerprint sensorYes
Compass/ MagnetometerYes
Proximity sensorYes
AccelerometerYes
Ambient light sensorYes
GyroscopeYes
BarometerNo
Temperature sensorNo
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Redmi Y1 reviews and ratings by users

Based on 17 rating(s)
4.5 Out of 5
Based on 17 rating(s)
  • 5 Star
    14
  • 4 Star
    1
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  • 2 Star
  • 1 Star
    2
Based on 8 recommendations
88% Recommend
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Must buy everybody
By Deepa Agrawal | 9 Nov 2017 | 9 Nov 2017
Amazing mobile at reasonable rates
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Datta Andhale
By Datta Andhale | 8 Nov 2017 | 8 Nov 2017
Awesome ...best Smart phone
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mi Perfectsupermobile
By vootlakranthikumar | 5 Nov 2017 | 5 Nov 2017
supermobile
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about purchasing
By bhoomi | 4 Nov 2017 | 4 Nov 2017
when i can purchase in amazone??
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deepak prasad
By munna prasad | 2 Nov 2017 | 2 Nov 2017
good job xiaomi
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Redmi Y1 summary

Redmi Y1 smartphone was launched in November 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720x1280 pixels at a pixel density of 267 pixels per inch (ppi) and an aspect ratio of 16:9.

Redmi Y1 is powered by a 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor. It comes with 3GB of RAM.

The Redmi Y1 runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 3,080mAh non-removable battery.

As far as the cameras are concerned, the Redmi Y1 on the rear packs a 13-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a pixel size of 1.12-micron. The rear camera setup has phase detection autofocus. It sports a 16-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.

The Redmi Y1 runs MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 and packs 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 128GB). The Redmi Y1 is a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards.

Connectivity options on the Redmi Y1 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.10, Infrared, USB OTG, Micro-USB, FM radio, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor.

The Redmi Y1 measures 153.00 x 76.20 x 7.70mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 153.00 grams. It was launched in Gold and Dark Grey colours.

As of 25th March 2019, Redmi Y1 price in India starts at Rs. 6,999.

 
 

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