Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite features a 13MP rear-facing sensor with f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus, and HDR support. It is fast and incredibly versatile owing to quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage space. Out of the box, the smartphone runs MIUI 9 that offers incredible customizability and multi-level optimization.
Redmi Y1 Lite
13MP rear-facing camera
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite features a 13MP rear-facing sensor with f/2.2 aperture, phase detection autofocus, and HDR support. The front-facing camera features a 5MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 36 smart Beautify programs that allow you to enhance your beauty. If you like to take selfies, you will also be happy to hear that this smartphone can take photos in most lighting conditions.
If you are familiar with Xiaomi smartphones, you will notice much of the familiar screen design language used on the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite. The smartphone offers a
5.5-inchFull HD display with 1280×720 pixel resolution. It is also protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. You will be impressed by its colors, contrast and viewing angles. And one of the best parts of the screen is that it can adjust brightness according to the surrounding light and offers good outdoor visibility.
Whopping 3080mah battery
You will never have to worry about making the smartphone work from sunrise to sundown because Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite comes with a massive 3080mAh battery. Due to an energy-efficient processor and power-optimized MIUI, it is unlikely that you will run out of juice fast, while taking photos with the camera or watching videos. The smartphone offers 11 hours of video playback, 16 hours of gaming, and 35 hours of reading.
Powerful quad-core Snapdragon processor
The phone comes with a strong processor to ensure you can run the apps and games of any kind. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is fast and incredibly versatile owing to quad-core Snapdragon 425 processor paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage space. And if you need more storage, you can insert a MicroSD card. Gaming performance is extraordinary due to 500MHz Adreno 308 graphics chip. You will not notice a single stutter. This smartphone is a real powerhouse. Such a beasty combination of a central processor, GPU, and memory chip make wonders to it.
Thin and durable body
When you hold Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite, you know there are not many smartphones like this one. It has a metal frame that gives it a premium look. The surface of the smartphone is inviting to touch and its display is gorgeous. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is tall (153mm) and skinny (7.55mm) and surely more compact than most smartphones out there. It is comfortable to hold and the metal doesn’t feel slippery. The colors to choose from are gold and silver.
Well-optimized MIUI 9
Out of the box, Redmi Y1 Lite runs MIUI 9 software. One of its best features is customizability and multi-level optimization. For example, you can change the name of your SIM networks if you don’t like the given names. You can also customize the look of the main menu and you can install beta versions of MIUI.
Redmi Y1 Lite
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 — SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) Speed HSPA, LTE
*To be confirmed
153×76.2×7.55 mm (6.02×3.00×0.30 in)
150g (5.29 oz)
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
5.5 inches, (~71.5% screen-to-body ratio)
720×1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~267 ppi density)
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
13 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
5 MP, f/2.0
Wi-Fi 801.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, light sensor
Li-Ion3080mAh（typ） / 3000mAh (min）
1 x Phone
1 x Power adapter
1 x USB cable
1 x SIM needle
1 x User manual