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Redmi Y3

[Q&A] Redmi Y3 : Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

2019-04-24 13:56:56
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Hello, Mi Fans,

Hope you all are happy and excited with the launch of the new Redmi Y series device in India - the Redmi Y3. We understand you may have a lot of questions about the newly launched device, in this thread, we are sharing some of the frequently asked questions (FAQ). We will try to include the most frequent questions and try to answer them.

So let's get started...

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the screen size of Redmi Y3?
Ans: The Redmi Y3 has a stunning 6.26-inch display with 19:9 screen to body ratio.

Q: What is the display panel used in Redmi Y3?
Ans: The Redmi Y3 has an HD+ IPS LCD Display with 1500:1 contrast ratio and 450 nits (typ) brightness.

Q: What is the dimension of Redmi Y3?
Ans: Redmi Y3 has a height of around 158.65mm and width of 76.43mm which is lesser than Redmi Y2.

Q: Is Redmi Y3 protected by Corning Gorilla glass?
Ans: Yes, Redmi Y3 is protected by Corning Gorilla glass 5 which gives great protection against scratches even without a screen protector.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 have a notch display?
Ans: Redmi Y3 has a stunning Dot Notch display which gives elegant look and greater screen to body ratio.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 have the 3.5mm headphone jack?
Ans: Yes Redmi has still retained the 3.5mm headphone jack on Redmi Y3 for unlimited music experiences.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has fingerprint unlocking?
Ans: Yes it has a capacitive fingerprint sensor at the back side of the device for making your device more secure.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 support Face Unlocking feature?
Ans: Yes, the device supports Face Unlock feature having a new feature of 360° unlocking capability.

Q: Does it have the IR Blaster?
Ans: Yes it still has the IR blaster through which you can control most of your home appliances via Mi Remote app.

Q: Does the device support dual sim feature?
Ans: Yes it supports dual sim feature. You can install two sims and use them simultaneously.

Q: Does it have a dedicated Micro SD card slot?
Ans: Yes, Redmi Y3 has a dedicated Micro SD card slot and supports expandable memory up to 512GB.

Q: Is Redmi Y3 water resistant?
Ans: No, Redmi Y3 is not water resistant, but it is splash proof, thanks to the P2i Hydrophobic nano-coating at the rear and watertight seals for buttons and ports.

Q: What is the rear body of the device made of?
Ans: The body of the device is made from polycarbonate and also has a stunning Aura design

Q: Does the device have a USB type C Charging port?
Ans: No, The device has a Micro USB port.

Q: What is the charger we are getting with the box?
Ans: The charger is a normal 5V, 2A (10W) charger with Micro USB port.

Q: Does it have any heat reducing mechanism?
Ans: Yes, it has dual pyrolytic graphite sheets which can reduce surface temperature by around 2℃.

Q: What is the specification of front cam on Redmi Y3?
Ans: Redmi Y3 is powered by powerful 32 MP Super Selfie camera with AI Beautify 4.0.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 supports Auto-HDR in the front camera?
Ans: Yes, Redmi Y3 supports Auto-HDR feature in the front camera for better-detailed selfie clicks.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has front cam selfie LED flash?
Ans: No, it doesn't have a LED flash, it has screen flash feature and low light enhanced ability to get great selfies in low lights.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has a groupie feature?
Ans: It has the groupie feature with 80-degree FOV wide angle lens.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 support Full-HD selfie video recording?
Ans: Yes, It supports Full-HD selfie recording with the mind-blowing 32 MP camera.

Q: What is the specification of the Redmi Y3 rear camera?
Ans: Redmi Y3 is powered by AI dual rear camera with the 12MP main camera with 1.25µ large pixel size + 2MP depth sensor camera for excellent bokeh shots.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has Electronic Image Stabilization(EIS)?
Ans: Yes, Redmi Y3 has Electronic Image Stabilization(EIS) on both front and rear cam video recording. Say bye to shaky videos.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has AI scene detection feature?
Ans: Yes, Redmi Y3 has the latest AI scene detection feature with 33 categories including 6 India specific scenes.

Q: Does Redmi Y3 has google lens feature implemented?
Ans: Yes, In Redmi Y3 the Google lens feature has been included within the camera app.

Q: What is the Android Version out of the box in Redmi Y3?
Ans: Redmi Y3 comes with Android version 9.0 pie out of the box with MIUI 10 optimizations.

Q: What is the battery capacity of the new Redmi Y3?
Ans: The new Redmi Y3 is powered by a huge 4000mAh two day battery which offers 33% more backup than Redmi Y2.

Q: Which is the processor used in Redmi Y3?
Ans: The device is powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 with Kryo 250 architecture based on 4 high-performance core and 4 efficiency cores.

Q: Which are the colors available for Redmi Y3?
Ans: The device is available in 3 colors - Prime Black, Bold Red, and Elegant Blue.

Q: Which all variant of Redmi Y3 will be available in India?
Ans: Redmi Y3 comes in 2 variants, one with 3GB RAM +32GB internal storage and the other one with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.

Q: What are the prices of the 2 variants released in India?
Ans: The price of the 3GB+32GB variant is Rs 9,999 and the 4GB+64GB Internal storage is Rs 11,999.  

Q: When will be the sale of the device starts?
Ans: The sale will begin on 30th April 2019 at, Mi homes, at 12 noon and will be soon available across Mi studios, Mi stores and Mi Preferred partner stores.

That’s it from the FAQ series related to the new Redmi Y3, Hope you found answers to your questions and doubts are cleared. If you still have queries, ask it in the comments section below or contact the device team members directly. We are always here to help you.

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2019-04-24 13:56:56
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Maji George | from Redmi 6 Pro


thanks...Well detailed!
2019-04-24 21:08:04

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Asha@63. | from app


Good Information
2019-04-24 21:59:40

Grandmaster Bunny

Solver13 | from Redmi Note 4


Useful thread for the users to clear their doubts regarding Redmi Y3. Thanks for sharing.
2019-04-24 22:16:53


sktaufiq | from Redmi Y2


Very useful thread to avoid confusion about device.
2019-04-24 23:24:18


Mayank #1 | from Redmi 4A


Useful information
2019-04-25 02:21:57
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HRITIK TOMAR. | from Redmi Note 7 Pro


it's a really great smart phone for selfy
2019-04-26 08:48:19

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1657649111 | from Redmi Note 4


thanks for information
2019-04-26 08:53:42

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5210955102 | from Redmi Note 4


  it may be  very intresting.
2019-04-26 09:14:12

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nice information
2019-04-26 09:25:56
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