Xiaomi Redmi Y3 with 32MP selfie camera, dot drop notch set to launch in India on April 24
After launching the Redmi Note 7, the Redmi Note 7 Pro, and the Redmi Go, Xiaomi is all set to launch a new Y-series phone in India now. On Monday, Xiaomi India officially announced that the upcoming Y-series phone is all set to launch in India on April 24.
Xiaomi has revealed the launch date of the Redmi Y3 via teaser which reveals that the phone will come with Redmi Note 7 series like Dot drop notch. In simple words, the Redmi Y series phone will come with waterdrop notch which will equip the 32-megapixel camera for selfies.
Xiaomi's Y series phones are all about good selfies. Both the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y2 are selfie-focused phones. Similar will be the case with the Redmi Y3. Xiaomi India has been teasing the selfie camera of the upcoming Redmi Y-series phone. Ahead of the launch the company has officially revealed that the Redmi Y3 -- Xiaomi is yet to confirm the name of the phone -- will come with 32-megapixel selfie camera. Considering the Redmi Y3 will be a selfie-focused phone we expect the camera to come paired with lots of AI features.
Xiaomi India has also teased the design and battery of the Redmi Y3 ahead of launch. The company has revealed that the Redmi Y3 will come with a gorgeous design. We expect the Redmi Y3 to come with Redmi Note 7-like design. This means that the Redmi Y3 will come with dot drop notch, aura design or gradient finish, glass body, and minimal bezels. Xiaomi India also claims that the Redmi Y3 will come with a big battery. The company claims that the Redmi Y3 will be able to last more than a day on single charge.
Overall, we believe the Redmi Y3 will be a much-upgraded version of the Redmi Y2, which launched in India last year. The Redmi Y2 comes with a 5.99-inch full-screen display with 1440x720p resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. On the hardware front, the Redmi Y2 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor paired with up to 4GB RAM + 64GB storage which can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The Redmi Y2 includes a 16-megapixel selfie camera on the front, while on the back the phone includes a 12MP+5MP AI dual rear camera configuration. The Redmi Y2 is backed by a 3000mAh battery and also supports dual SIM slot.
In India, the Redmi Y2 3GB+32GB model currently sells for Rs 8,999, while the 4GB+64GB model of the phone comes for Rs 10,999. The Redmi Y2 is available in funky colours like gold, dark grey, blue, rose gold, and black. As of now, there's no information about the India price of Redmi Y3.