Redmi Y3 Unboxing And Hands On Video
24 April, 2019
3 GB + 32 GB
4 GB + 64 GB
158.5 x 76.43 x 8.47 mm
1520 x 720 px
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
8x Kryo 250
Android 9 Pie
EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation)
AI Scene Detection (33 scenes)
1080p @ 60fps
EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation)
AI portrait Mode
B1, B2, B4, B5, B8
B1, B2, B3, B4, B5, B7, B8, B20, B28
Dual 4G VoLTE
802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi
3.5 MM Jack
Micro USB Port
Rear Mounted Fingerprint Sensor
Aura Prism Design
In an event held on the 24th of April, Redmi launched two new smartphones in India which include the Redmi Y3 and the Redmi 7. The Redmi Y3 is the successor to Redmi Y2 which was launched last year. Like its predecessor, the newly launched device also has a focus on photography. The smartphone is packed with worthy features and is priced aggressively.
What’s In The Box?
- Redmi Y3
- 10 W Power Adapter
- Micro USB Cable
- User Guide
- SIM Ejector
- Warranty Card
- Clear Soft Case
Design and Display
The Redmi Y3 has a modern design with a 6.26 inch display on the front and an attractive Aura Prism themed plastic panel on the rear. The display of the smartphone has an LCD panel with a resolution of 1520 x 720 px and 19:9 aspect ratio. The right side of the smartphone is occupied by the power button and volume rockers while the left side is occupied by the SIM card + dedicated microSD card tray. The bottom of the smartphone accommodates the 3.5 mm audio jack, loudspeaker grille, microphone pinhole and USB Type-C port.
Chipset, Memory and Storage
The Redmi Y3 features the Snapdragon 632 SoC which is manufactured using 14 nm manufacturing process. The chipset is comprised of Octa-Core Kryo 250 CPU which is clocked at 1.8 GHz and Adreno 506 GPU. The smartphone is offered in two storage variants which include 3 GB RAM + 32 GB ROM and 4 GB RAM + 64 GB ROM. In addition to the inbuilt storage, it also supports memory expansion up to 512 GB via the dedicated memory card slot.
Battery and OS
The Redmi Y3 is powered by a large 4,000 mAh lithium battery which can be charged with 10 watts of maximum power via the bottom mounted micro USB port. The smartphone runs on Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box which is skinned with Xiaomi’s MIUI.
Camera and Video Recording
The Redmi Y3 has a 32 MP selfie camera which is housed in the dot notch above the display. It also features a dual rear camera setup which consists of an f/2.2 aperture equipped 12 MP PDAF sensor, 2 MP depth sensor and a Dual LED Flash. The Redmi Y3 can also capture 1080p videos at 60 fps from the rear camera setup and 1080p videos at 30 fps from the front mounted selfie camera. Noteworthy, both the front and rear cameras of the handset also support EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation) which is a rarity in this segment.
Connectivity and Other Features
In terms of connectivity, the Redmi Y3 supports dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, bottom mounted 3.5 mm audio jack and micro USB Port. The rear of the smartphone harbours a fingerprint sensor which allows securely and rapidly unlocking it. Besides the fingerprint sensor and on-screen pattern lock, it also supports face unlocking technology.
Price, Colour Options and Availability
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The Redmi Y3 is available in three colour options which include Prime Black, Bold Red and Elegant Blue. It is offered in two storage variants for which the price is as follows:
- 3 GB + 32 GB- Rs 9,999
- 4 GB + 64 GB- Rs 11,999
In addition to the inbuilt storage, it also supports memory expansion upto 256 GB via the dedicated microSD card slot. The Redmi Y3 will be available for purchase online via Amazon.in, Mi India online store and MI offline stores. It will be available for purchase on the 30th of April