Xiaomi Redmi Y3

Xiaomi Redmi Y3 | Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Review

The Xiaomi Redmi Y3 is a budget smartphone but has decent quality features. It has a very good set of cameras on both sides that can click good photos and videos. The big display has HD resolution and is good enough for the users to offer sharp quality. The performance is decent and will not displease the users at all. So, if the budget of the users is low, this device is just perfect to buy.

Xiaomi Redmi Y3

Design and display

The Xiaomi Redmi Y3 come with a 6.26 HD+ Dot Notch Display with 1520×720 pixel resolution. It has a Screen-to-body ratio of 86.83%. The smartphone offers different screen modes – Sunlight mode, Reading mode, Color temperature adjustment and Standard mode. The screen comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. Xiaomi has introduced a new ‘Aura Design’ with gradient finish on the rear side. 
The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 octa-core processor (8x Kryo 250, 4 Kryo Gold Core + 4 Kryo Silver Core). The handset runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9 out-of-the-box operating system. Its packs 3GB and 4GB of RAM. 


Major highlight of the device is the front camera. Being touted by the company as ‘Super Selfie’ smartphone, the device offers a 32-megapixel sensor with f/2.25 aperture at the front for selfies. It is a second generation selfie-centric phone, Redmi Y2. The dual lens camera setup at the back consists of a 12-megapixel primary camera and a 2-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture lens. Camera features include Panorama mode, AI Portrait mode, Face recognition, AI Beautify 4.0 and AI Scene detection.

Storage and Battery

Xiaomi Redmi Y3 offers two different storage options- 32GB and 64GB.The smartphone comes with a separate microSD card slot to increase the storage further. It houses a 4,000mAh non-removable battery.

Xiaomi Redmi Y3 Full Specifications


Brand Xiaomi
Model Redmi Y3
Operating System Android v9.0 (Pie)
Dimensions (mm) 158.73 x 75.58 x 8.47
Weight (g) 180.00
Battery capacity (mAh) 4000
Wireless charging No
Colours Prime Black, Bold Red, Elegant Blue
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Network 4G: Available  3G: Available, 2G: Available


Screen size (inches) 6.26
Touchscreen Yes
Resolution 720×1520 pixels
Protection type Gorilla Glass
Aspect ratio 19:9
Bezelless Display Yes with waterdrop notch
Pixel Density 269 ppi
Display Type IPS LCD


Processor 1.8GHz octa-core
Processor make Qualcomm Snapdragon 632
Internal storage 32GB
Expandable storage Yes
Expandable storage type microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB) 512
Dedicated microSD slot Yes
Graphics Adreno 506
Architecture 64 bit


Rear camera 12-megapixel (f/2.2, 1.25-micron) + 2-megapixel
Rear autofocus Phase detection autofocus
Rear flash Dual LED
Front camera 32-megapixel
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 Pixels
Video Recording 1920×1080 @ 30 fps
Shooting Modes Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)


User Replaceable No
Talktime Up to 51.5 Hours(2G)
Type Li-Polymer
Capacity 4000 mAh


Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20
Infrared Yes
Micro-USB Yes
Headphones 3.5mm
FM Yes
Number of SIMs 2
Sim Size SIM1: Nano, SIM2: Nano
Active 4G on both SIM cards Yes


Face unlock Yes
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer Yes
Proximity sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes

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