Redmi Y3 (Photo Credit: Twitter)
Launched on April 24 this year, Redmi Y3 is finally available without flash sale in India. The smartphone, which comes with a 32-megapixel selfie camera, can be purchased via Amazon.in, Mi.com and Mi Home stores. The development comes weeks after the phone was sold in the country through limited-period sale rounds.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Redmi Y3 measures 158.73x75.58x8.47mm. It runs Android Pie with MIUI 10 on top and sports a 6.26-inch HD+ (720x1520 pixels) display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 632 SoC and is paired with 3GB and 4GB RAM options.
On the optics front, the smartphone orts a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.2 lens and a 2-megapixel secondary depth-sensing sensor. Interestingly, the phone has a 32-megapixel sensor at the front.
The Redmi Y3 comes with 32GB and 64GB of internal storage options that both are expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB) with a dedicated slot. The phone is equipped with 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an IR blaster and rear fingerprint sensor. The phone is equipped with a powerful 4,000mAh battery.
As far as the pricing of the Y3 is concerned, the price for the 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model in India has been set at Rs 9,999. Its 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option is priced at Rs 11,999. Both variants come in Bold Red, Elegant Blue, and Prime Black colour options.
Interestingly, customers purchasing the Redmi Y3 are eligible to avail up to 1,120GB of 4G data from Airtel alongside unlimited calling benefits. In the meantime, Amazon is offering a discount of Rs 500 on purchasing the phone using an ICICI Bank card or ICICI EMI option and the offer will be available till June 9.