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Xiaomi Redmi 5 vs Xiaomi Redmi Y1

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Summary
74%
76%
Display

5.7" (14.48 cm)

720x1440, Avg sharpness

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, Avg sharpness

Performance

Octa core

1.8 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Octa core

1.4 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Storage

16 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP (Primary)

5 MP (Front)

13 MP (Primary)

16 MP (Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

3080 mAh

32 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.2/5 based on 4,198 ratings

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4/5 based on 9,254 ratings

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General
Operating System

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Android v7.1.2 (Nougat)

Custom UI

MIUI

MIUI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

Quick Charging

No

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 151.8 mm
Width: 72.8 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm

Height: 153 mm
Width: 76.2 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm

Weight

157 grams

153 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Case: Metal
Back: Metal

Colours

Black, Gold, Lake Blue, Rose Gold

Gold, Dark Grey

Display
Average
Average
Screen Size

5.7 inches (14.48 cm)

5.5 inches (13.97 cm)

Screen Resolution

720 x 1440 pixels

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

282 ppi

267 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

75.87 %

71.36 %

Performance
Very Good
Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940

Processor

Octa core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 505

RAM

2 GB

4 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

16 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

Up to 128 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

12 MP Primary Camera

13 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

PureCel Sensor

Autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

2.2 F

2.2 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4128 x 3096 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

16 MP Front Camera

Physical Aperture

2.0 F

Flash

LED Flash

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3300 mAh

3080 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-Polymer

User Replaceable

No

No

Standby Time

Up to 744 Hours(2G)

Up to 240 Hours(3G)

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Micro Hybrid

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SIM 2

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SAR Value

Head: 0.606 W/kg, Body: 1.187 W/kg

Head: 1.092 W/kg, Body: 1.440 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.2

v4.2

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Related Questions

  • Which is a better phone to buy between Redmi Y1 and Redmi 4?

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    Answered By Sunny Sehgal | 8 months ago

    In my opinion Xiaomi Redmi Y1  is best in specifications and overall it has powerful performance.

    Check the link here

    Xiaomi Redmi Y1 vs Xiaomi Redmi 4 16GB
  • Which Phone is better between Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite and Xiaomi Redmi Y1?

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    Answered By Vijay Rao | 9 months ago

    Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite vs Xiaomi Redmi Y1

    Both the phones have their pros and cons,lets analyze:-

    Advantages of Xiaomi Redmi Y1

    1.Octa Core CPU:-More cores result in better parallelism, meaning more tasks can be processed in parallel without slowing down the User Interface.

    2.More RAM:-More RAM means more applications can run at the same time, which makes the device faster.

    3.More Storage Capacity:-More memory allows you to store more songs, videos, photos and install more applications.

    4.Has Fingerprint Sensor:-Fingerprint sensor support allows you to quickly unlock your device using your fingerprint.


    Verdict - In my opinion, Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is better overall performance and price 

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    Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite vs Xiaomi Redmi Y1


  • Which is the best phone between Mi A1 and Redmi Y1?

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    Answered By bhushan chetty | 6 months ago
    Mi A1 go for it if you only want the selfie camera then go for Y1
  • What is the battery capacity of Redmi Y1?

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    Answered By Sarah Nair | 4 months ago
    Xiaomi Redmi Y1 comes with a 3080 mAh battery capacity. 
    You can check for all the other details of the device using this link Xiaomi Redmi Y1
  • When redmi y1 64gb release date?

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    Answered By jainshrenikk | 10 months ago
    Expected to be released on 8th nov. But not sure.
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