Xiaomi Redmi Y2 has been launched in India. The phone is an upgrade of the selfie smartphone Redmi Y1 launched by Xiaomi last year. The Redmi Y2 was introduced at an event held in New Delhi. This is the third smartphone of the company’s selfie-focused Redmi Y series. Last year, the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite of the Redmi Y series were launched in India. Although Redmi Y2 is not available in Nepal, the expected price of Redmi Y2 in Nepal is Rs. 18,999 for 4/64GB version. The price of the phone in India is INR 11,999. Check out the latest price list of Xiaomi phones in Nepal.
Redmi Y2 Details
Talking about the important features of the phone, it comes with AI-powered 16 megapixel selfie camera, face-unlock feature, and 18: 9 display. The phone is quite similar in terms of design and specification with the Redmi S2 launched in China. Redmi Y2 is available in three color variants of Dark Gray, Rose Gold, and Gold colors.
Redmi Y2 Design and Display
The Redmi Y2 features a 5.99-inch HD+ (720x1440 pixels) display. Its pixel density is 269 pixels per inch and the display follows the new trend of 18:9 aspect ratio.
There is a Glass front, plastic back with a plastic frame. The phone looks beautiful in the hand. At the back, there is a dual-camera setup along with a fingerprint scanner. The dimensions of the Redmi Y2 are 160.73x77.26x8.1 millimeters and weighing 170 grams.
Redmi Y2 Hardware and Specs
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and an Adreno 506 GPU. The phone is coupled with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM. There are two variants of inbuilt storage - 32 GB or 64 GB. Both variants will support MicroSD card.
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Dual SIM Redmi Y2 will runs on MIUI 9.5 based on Android 8.0(Oreo) out of Box.
Redmi Y2 Camera
Talking about camera setup, the Redmi Y2 has a dual rear camera setup in the vertical style on the rear. The primary sensor is 12 megapixels and the secondary camera is 5 megapixels. The front panel has a 16-megapixel selfie superpixel sensor that comes with LED selfie-light, AI beauty 4.0, and face unlock capability.
Redmi Y2 Battery and Connectivity
The connectivity features of Xiaomi Redmi Y2 include 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS / A-GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, 3.5mm headphone jack and Micro-USB 2.0. Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, infrared, and proximity sensor are part of this phone.
Redmi Y2 Specifications
- Display: 5.99 inches, 92.6 cm2 (~74.5% screen-to-body ratio) 720 x 1440 pixels resolution, 269 ppi
- Protection: Gorilla Glass
- Rear camera: Dual camera setup
- 12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25μm, PDAF
- 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Video: 1080p@30/60fps
- Front camera: 16 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/3.1”, 1.0µm, 1080p @30fps
- Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 (14 nm)
- GPU:Adreno 506
- Memory 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 3080 mAh battery, 10W Charging
- Connectivity: 4G, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac/ax, USB 2.0, IR
- Misc: Fingerprint scanner (Rear-mounted)
Redmi Y2 Price in Nepal, Availability
The price of Redmi Y2 in India starts at INR 9,999. At this price, a 3/32GB variant is available and the 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage costs INR 11,999. As per the availability of Redmi Y2 in Nepal, the phone is not available in Nepal. The price of Redmi Y2 in Nepal is expected to be Rs. 18,999 for 4/64GB and Rs. 16,999 for 3/32GB variant.
|Variants||Redmi Y2 Price in India||Price in Nepal|
|Redmi Y2 (3/32GB)||INR 9,999||Rs. 16,999|
|Redmi Y2 (4/64GB)||INR 11,999||Rs. 18,499|