Xiaomi recently launched Redmi Y3 – its third generation of its selfie-focussed Redmi Y series. Redmi Y3 is a selfie centric smartphone targeted at teens who like to post a lot of their photos on social media platforms. Let us have a quick review of the phone’s specifications.
Design and Display
The Xiaomi Redmi Y3 features a 6.26’’ HD+ Dot Notch display with 1520×720 pixel resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. Various screen modes are offered by the smartphone like Reading mode, Sunlight mode, Color temperature adjustment and Standard mode. The smartphone comes in a 2.5D Gorilla Glass 5 protection.
Processor, OS and RAM
The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 632 processor paired with Adreno 506 GPU. The smartphone runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9(Pie). It packs 3GB and 4GB of RAM.
The Redmi Y3 has a 32MP sellfie-camera making it the cheapest smartphone to offer one. The front camera has EIS, AI-based beautify, auto HDR and screen flash. The dual camera setup at the back has 12MP primary camera and a 2MP secondary sensor with AI features.
The smartphone possess a 4000 mAh non-removable battery. Redmi Y3 offers 2 different storage options of 32GB and 64GB. It also comes with a separate microSD card slot for further storage.
Connectivity and Sensors
For connectivity, 4G VoLTE , single band Wi-Fi b/g/n, and bluetooth 4.2 are available. The phone also offers FM-radio and USB-OTG support. The smartphone includes a light sensor, accelerometer, proximity sensor and a fingerprint sensor.
Price and Color variants
The Xiaomi Redmi Y3 is priced at 9,999 INR for the base model with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage and at 11,999 for 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant. The smartphone is available in 3 color options – Bold Red, Prime Black and Elegant Blue.