Redmi Y2 – Price, Specifications and Review

Xiaomi has just launched Redmi Y2 which continues the part of MI’s Y series, that means the main attraction of this new smartphone is also selfie camera. This smartphone is already launched in China with the name of Redmi S2 (not Y2) and attracted large numbers of users at a short span of time.

The price of the newly launched smartphone is in the range of 9,999/-  (948.39 Chinese Yuan) which is off base model to 12,999/-  (1232.94 Chinese Yuan) as the top model that is launched by Xiaomi on Thursday, 7 June 2018 in India.

Camera View

Redmi Y2 is packed with the dual back camera and high-quality 16MP front selfie light camera. As it is selfie phone, Redmi Y2 features a 16MP front camera and an LED Selfie-light with 4500K temperature to simulate natural white light. Now you have perfect selfies, even under dimly-lit environments.

As updated on Redmi’s official website, Beautify 4.0 now comes with brand new AI technologies. With AI, Y2 can recognize your age, gender, facial features and match your face with the most suitable beautify algorithm to remove blemishes, dark eye circles, acne, and brighten your eyes. It knows you better than you know yourself.

Utilizing Xiaomi’s Camera application is so much easy to use. You get a speedy flip for HDR and Flash. You likewise have the alternative to apply filters to photographs. Other camera modes likewise have short modes that enable you to record recordings for 10 seconds. Additionally, there is video mode and representation mode. There is additionally the manual mode in which white adjust and ISO can be controlled. In Panorama mode, you will have the capacity to take pictures just when you catch the telephone in representation mode.


  Xiaomi Redmi Y2
Display 15.2cm (5.99) HD+ full-screen display
720 x 1,440 pixels
18:9 aspect ratio
Processor Snapdragon 625
2GHz Octa-core
Android Platform Android 8.1 Oreo
MIUI 9.5
Storage 32GB/64GB
dedicated microSD slot up to 256GB
Cameras Main Camera:
12MP + 5MP dual cameras
uses 1.25μm large pixels
PDFA fast focusing
Front Camera:
16MP front camera
4500k soft-toned selfie light
HDR Automatically
Bokeh effect
Battery Capacity: 3080 mAh
Power saver mode
Dual standby
Dual 4G LTE nano-SIM slot
Headphone jack Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes at back
Sensors Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Motion G-sensor
Compass/Magnetic sensor
Connectivity BlueTooth 4.2
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 & 5 GHz)
Dimensions and weight 160.73 x 77.26 x 8.10 (mm)
170 g
Dark Grey, Gold, Rose Gold

Redmi Y2 sale on Amazon and MI store

From Tuesday, June 12 Redmi Y2 will be available on Amazon and Xiaomi’s official website only. On Amazon, it will start with Rs 500/- Instant Discount on ICICI Credit & Debit Cards, but I will not prefer to use this offer as it will be going to sell out in seconds. It also comes with Rs 1800 instant cashback and up to 240 GB data free with Airtel. Offer is applicable only on Airtel Prepaid recharges of Rs. 199 or Rs. 448 done through Airtel App only.

This is all for Redmi Y2/ Redmi S2. Comment below for your reviews on this product and any query or suggestions.

Also read: HTC desire 12 and 12 plus launched in India

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One thought on “Redmi Y2 – Price, Specifications and Review

  • June 12, 2018 at 12:48 AM

    Simple and easily accessible blog post.


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