Xiaomi Redmi Y3 First Impressions – Best Budget Selfie Camera
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The Chinese tech giant Xiaomi today launched the successor to the best all-round camera phone. With 32-megapixel selfie shooter, the new Redmi Y 3 is all set to become the best selfie-centric handset under 10K budget.
To recall, the Redmi Y2 lacked the powerful battery backup, and the Xiaomi worked on it to give the best battery juice with 4000nAh battery. On the selfie front, there is a double–fold increase with 32-megapixel front shooter when compared to the previous 16-mp lense.
Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Specifications:
Regarding the specifications, Redmi Y3 has got the premium look and design of Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7 Pro handsets. With the 6.26-inch HD+ display, 19:9 aspect ratio and Dot notch, Redmi Y3 smartphone has a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on top.
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There were a lot of speculations with respect to the processor used. However, the Chinese company silenced the rumors by incorporating a potent Snapdragon 632 SoC from Qualcomm. It’s the same processor used in Honor 8C and Asus Zenfone Max M2. The Redmi Y3 is available in 2 variants: 3GB RAM+ 32GB ROM and 4GB RAM + 4GB ROM,
The dual rear cameras (12mp + 2mp) setup with EIS and AI Scene Detection forms the core of Redmi Y3 optics configuration. Incidentally, there’s a Google Lens set up too. As per the known sample, the portraits on selfie mode are pretty crisp with sharp edges.
The Best Selfie Camera Under 10K?
On the front, the Redmi Y3 has a 32-megapixel front camera on similar lines with Vivo V15 Pro that has been retailing at 29K. Thus, at a one-third price you get the best selfies in Pro mode. Isn’t it tempting?
Similarly, there’s a huge update with respect to the battery. Leaving its dated 3080mAh battery, the new Redmi Y3 has got 4000mAh battery that can easily support ten hours of video streaming. As per the reports, the Redmi Y3 has a standby time of 3 days. That’s really a huge plus!
Coming to the connectivity options, Redmi Y3 provides a dual 4G VoLTE dedicated triple slot, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, IR blaster, finger print scanner and Face Unlock feature. With dedicated triple slot, one can use 2 nano-SIM cards and a microSD card slot without any issue.
On the software side, the selfie-centric handset boots MIUI 10 with the latest Android 9 Pie out of the box. This enables the low blue light feature that helps you to reduce strain on your eyes during the night.
Available in 3 color variants (Bold Red, Elegant Blue, and Prime Black), the new Redmi Y3 will be exclusive to Amazon India and the first flash sale is schedule on 30th April 12 Noon.
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