Xiaomi launched the Redmi Y3 and the Redmi 7 as well at an event taking place in New Delhi today.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 launched in India for starting price of Rs 9,999 and it comes in two variants in India. The base variant 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage and the other model of the phone includes 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The 4GB RAM variant of the Redmi Y3 India price is Rs 11,999. Like the previous Redmi Y series phones, the new one -- Redmi Y3 -- is also a selfie-focused smartphone. The key highlight of the Redmi Y3 is the 32-megapixel selfie camera.
The Redmi Y3 packs a 6.26-inch display with dot notch screen, 19:9 aspect ratio, and screen resolution of 1520x720p. The Redmi Y3 doesn't include Gorilla Glass 5 on the back, however, there's definitely one of the front to save the phone from any external damages. Redmi Y3 comes with polycarbonate back panel.
On the front, inside the dot drop notch, the Redmi Y3 includes a 32-megapixel camera. The selfie camera comes with EIS(Electronic Image Stabilization)support, can shoot 1080p (FHD) video at 30fps. It also includes some special camera features like Auto HDR , Palm shutter,and I portrait mode. You can click 32MP selfie in pro mode or 32MP camera mode only.
On the rear side, the Redmi Y3 comes with a dual camera. The phone includes a primary 12-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture and a secondary 2-megapixel sensor for depth sensing. The dual camera is paired with single LED flash. While the front panel design of the Redmi Y3 is quite similar to the Redmi Note 7 series.
On the hardware front, the Redmi Y3 is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 632 processor paired with up to 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The Redmi phone comes with dual SIM slot and dedicated microSD card slot expandable upto 512GB. On the software front, the Redmi Y3 runs MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie. The phone is packed with massive 4000mAh battery.
The Redmi Y3 also includes P2i coating that will secure the phone from water drops, and dust. It also comes with Xiaomi's own IR blaster. Redmi Y3 also has 3.5mm audio jack. Redmi Y3 also comes in several colour variants - Prism Black, Bold Red, and Elegant Blue.
As for the availability, the Redmi Y3 will go on sale for the first time in India on April 30 across Mi.com, Mi Home, Amazon India, Mi Studio store and Mi Preferred partners.
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