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Redmi Y2 With  5.99-inch HD+ 18:9 display, 16-Megapixel AI Powered Selfie Camera Launched in India

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Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker has today announced the Redmi Y2, successor to the company’s last year youth-centric selfie focused smartphone at a launch event held in New Delhi, India. the key specification of the device includes a vertical dual rear camera setup and 16-megapixel ‘AI Powered’ Selfie camera with Face Unlock technology.

Redmi Y2 Highlights

  • Immersive Display and Large Battery for a Great Smartphone Experience : View your images, video and other media on the large and bright 5.99-inch full screen display featuring an 18:9 aspect ratio. Powering this display is a large 3,080 mAh battery that helps you get through the day without the need to charge your phone. This large battery is housed inside a sleek design, providing excellent ergonomics. Featuring an infrared remote, control your appliances at home by simply using your smartphone.
  • Powerful Processor with Excellent Security Features on the Redmi Y2 : Powered by the fast and efficient Octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor, the Redmi Y2 provides great performance for a great smooth experience. Switch between apps and install your favourite games on the Redmi Y2 and enjoy a smartphone experience like never before. Armed with a fast and accurate fingerprint sensor and Face Unlock, keep your data safe on this smartphone.
  • Stunning Cameras Loaded with Photography Feature : Having a powerful camera in your pocket that can shoot excellent pictures is essential to capture memories in an instant. The Redmi Y2 sports a state-of-the-art 12MP+5MP dual camera system with large pixels for excellent photographs even in low light. With the help of AI, you can get pictures with excellent bokeh effect and the PDAF technology helps in fast autofocusing. The front-facing 16MP camera has a wide angle of view for excellent group selfies and beauty mode to get the most out of your selfies. Featuring a 4500k soft-tone LED light, shoot excellent selfies even in low-light conditions.
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Redmi Y2  specifications

The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 bears a 5.99-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, 2.5D curved glass paired with 1000:1 contrast ratio, 450 nits Brightness, and 70.8% NTSC color gamut. it is powered by an 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Mobile Platform coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. the device comes with 3GB RAM / 32GB storage configuration and 4GB RAM / 64GB storage configuration. both, the variants supports storage expansion up-to 256GB via MicroSD card.

On the optics front, the device sports a rear facing vertical dual camera setup which consists a combination of 12-megapixel primary sensor with LED Flash, 1.25μm pixel size, PDAF, f/2.2 aperture, and another 5-megapixel secondary sensor which captures depth information for AI portrait shots. on the front, there’s a 16-megapixel sensor with 2-microns pixels, combining four pixels into one single, oversized pixel. it also offers AI Portrait Mode, AI Smart Beauty 4.0 feature, LED selfie-light, Front HDR, and Face Unlock technology.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is juiced by an 3080 mAh battery and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo update based on MIUI 9. the device also features  Xiao Ai voice assistant and is packed with rear facing fingerprint sensor. connectivity options includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, 3.5mm headphone jack, and Micro-USB port. the device also on-boards accelerometer, ambient light sensor, digital compass, gyroscope, infrared, and proximity sensor. it measures at 160.73×77.26×8.1mm and weights at 170 grams.

Redmi Y2 Price | Availability | Launch Offers
The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is priced at Rs. 9,999 for the 3GB RAM / 32GB storage variant and Rs. 12,999 for 4GB RAM with 64GB storage variant. the device will be available online exclusively via Amazon.in and Mi.com and offline via Mi Home Stores starting from June 12th in Elegant Gold, Rose Gold and Dark Grey color options. the device is bundled with launch offers which includes an instant cash back offer worth Rs. 1800 and up-to 240GB free data for Airtel 4G users and a flat discount of Rs. 500 for ICICI Credit and Debit Cards.


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