Along with the Redmi Y1 Xiaomi also launched Redmi Y1 Lite, the company’s latest budget-friendly smartphone in the new ‘Redmi Y’ series in India. It packs a 5.5-inch HD (720p) 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla Glass protection, is powered by a Snapdragon 425 (64-bit) Quad-Core Mobile Platform coupled with 2GB of RAM, has 16GB of internal storage and runs on Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with MIUI 8 on top.
In terms of camera, the Redmi Y1 Lite has a 13-megapixel rear camera with phase-detection auto focus (PDAF), f/2.2 aperture, LED flash, and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.
It also comes with dedicated dual SIM and a microSD card slot arranged in a single tray and packs a 3000mAh battery, similar to the Y1.
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Specifications:
- 5.5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) IPS LCD 2.5D curved glass display, 450 nits brightness, 1000: 1 Contrast ratio, 70% NTSC color gamut, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (64-bit) SoC with 1.4GHz Quad-Core CPU
- Adreno 308 GPU
- 2GB LPDDR3 RAM
- 16GB Internal storage, expandable up to 128GB via micro SD card
- Android 7.1.1 (Nougat) with MIUI 8, upgradable to MIUI 9
- Dual SIM (nano + nano)
- 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, 2G GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / GLONASS, micro USB 2.0, USB OTG
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
- 13MP rear camera with Phase-detection auto-focus (PDAF), f/2.2 aperture, LED Flash, 1080p video recording
- 5MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 720p
- Infrared, Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light, E-Compass sensor
- Non-removable 3080mAh (typical) / 3000mAh (minimum) battery
- Dimensions: 153× 76.2 × 7.55mm
- Weight: 150 grams
- Colors: Gold, Dark Gray
The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is priced at Rs. 6,999 and it will be available exclusively on Amazon.in, Mi.com as well as Mi Home starting from November 8th.