Redmi Y1/Redmi Y1 Lite Flash Sale Script

Get your favourite Mi Devices in the upcoming sale

Update: Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Redmi Y1 was launched on 8th November. The next online sale is going to be on Wednesday 22 November at 6 P.M.. The phone is sold exclusively on Amazon. The next online sale for Redmi Y1 Lite is going to be on Wednesday 22 November at 6 P.M. exclusive to Amazon.

Similar to Redmi Note 4 & Redmi 4A, Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite is insanely hard to get your hands on. The reason being the Flash Sale. So the smartest way to get the phone is use the auto buy script or Chrome Extensions. You can find the script to buy Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite here.

Tips and tricks to book a Redmi Y1 or Redmi Y1 Lite phone

Booking a Redmi phone on a flash sale is not that difficult as many people think. Just follow these simple steps. All you have to do is be alert and fast.

  1. Ensure that you have registered on amazon.in for Redmi Y1 and for Redmi Y1 Lite here for "Flash Sale" beforehand so that you are eligible for the purchase. The registration links can be found here.

  2. Add Buyhatke extension on your Chrome browser. Subscribe to Redmi Y1/Y1 Lite "sale alert" from our extension options page here. You can also access it by right-clicking on the Buyhatke logo in your Chrome bar and then clicking on options.
  3. The extension uses auto cart feature to add the product to the cart automatically when the sale starts.

  4. Ensure that you have the Chrome browser open and you are logged into Amazon.in with a good internet connection at least 5 minutes before the sale time.

  5. The extension should not be in the disabled state at that time. The Chrome extension would open a new tab of Redmi Y1 & Redmi Y1 Lite product page where it would add the product into the cart when the sale starts.

  6. Do not close that tab. In case you accidentally close it, open it by clicking here.

Launch Date 8 November 2017
Next Sale Date Wednesday 22 November 2017
Time 6 P.M.
Websites Amazon.in, Mi.com
Tricks to buy Redmi y1/Redmi y1 lite Google Chrome, Google Play

Features and Specifications

Redmi Y1

Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 16MP + LED Selfie Light
Finger Print Sensor Yes
Processor Snapdragon 435 Octa Core
ROM 32GB/64GB
Screen Size 5.5 Inch (13.9 cm)
Battery 3080 mAh
Weight 153 g
Color Variant Rose Gold(coming soon), Gold, Dark Grey
Dual Sim Yes
Hybrid Sim No
Micro SD support Yes upto 128GB

Let's take a look at some of Redmi Y1’s core specifications.

Design

The body of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 has a stunning appearance. It looks a lot like metal, but unlike Redmi 4 and Redmi Note 4, it doesn’t have a metal unibody. Instead, it has a plastic back panel and is ultra light, weighing 153 grams. The rest of the design aspects are pretty much the same as its predecessors. With a screen size of 5.5-inch HD display, Redmi Y1 is amazing for its price. It comes in three colours: Rose, Rose Gold, and Dark Grey.

Specifications

The Redmi Y1 is powered by 1.4 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC with 3GB RAM. The internal memory is 32GB, which is expandable up to 128 GB with a micro-SD card. The phone runs on Android 7.1 (Nougat), supports 4G LTE and VoLTE. And staying true to Xiaomi's reputation, Redmi Y1 comes with a high-performing battery with 3,080mAH.

The user interface comes with a lot of fancy colours, themes, and animations. The MiUI 9 Beta offers everything you'd expect from a fully-functional operating system.

Camera

The Redmi Y1 hosts an impressive 13-megapixel camera in the rear with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus with an LED flash. And on the front is a 16-megapixel snapper with a diffused selfie flash.

In a nutshell

For a smartphone priced at Rs. 8,999, the Redmi Y1 is exceptional. Redmi Y1 has all the specifications you would expect in a smartphone. With Redmi Y1, Xiaomi has introduced a yet another budget phone that not only looks stunning but also performs well.

Redmi Y1 Lite

Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 16MP + LED Selfie Light
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Processor 1.4GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 425
ROM 16GB/32GB, expandable up to 128GB
RAM 2GB
Screen Size 5.5 Inch (13.9 cm)
Battery 3080 mAh
Weight 150 g
Color Variant Rose Gold(coming soon), Gold, Dark Grey
Dual Sim Yes
Hybrid Sim No
Micro SD support Yes upto 128GB
Design

Although the body of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite has a stunning appearance. It looks a lot like metal, but unlike Redmi 4 and Redmi Note 4, it doesn’t have a metal unibody. Instead, it has a plastic back panel and is ultra light, weighing 150 grams. The rest of the design aspects are pretty much the same as its predecessors. With a screen size of 5.5-inch HD display, Redmi Y1 Lite is amazing for its price. It comes in three colours: Rose, Rose Gold, and Dark Grey.

Specifications

The Redmi Y1 Lite is powered by 1.4 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor with 2GB RAM. The internal memory is 16GB, which is expandable up to 128 GB with a micro-SD card. The phone runs on Android 7.0, supports 4G LTE and VoLTE. And staying true to Xiaomi's reputation, Redmi Y1 lite comes with a high-performing battery with 3,080mAH.

The user interface comes with a lot of fancy colours, themes, and animations. The MiUI 9 Beta offers everything you'd expect from a fully-functional operating system.

Camera

The Redmi Y1 hosts an impressive 13-megapixel camera in the rear with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus with an LED flash. And on the front is a 5-megapixel snapper.

In a nutshell

For a smartphone priced at Rs. 6,999, the Redmi Lite is exceptional. Redmi Y1 Lite has all the specifications you would expect in a smartphone. With Redmi Y1 Lite, Xiaomi has introduced a yet another budget phone that not only looks stunning but also performs well.

Redmy Y1 vs Redmi 4

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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Xiaomi Redmi 4
Sim Type GSM+GSM GSM+GSM (Hybrid
Dual Sim Yes Yes
Weight 153g 156g
Touch Yes, Multi-touch Yes, Multi-touch
Screen Size 5.5 inches, 720 X 1280 pixels 5 inches, 720 X 1280 pixels
PPI 267 PPI 294 PPI
RAM 3GB 2GB
Internal Memory 32GB 16GB
Rear Camera 13MP with autofocus 13MP with autofocus
Features Face Detection, Geo Tagging, Panorama, Touch to Face
Video Recording 1080p @ 30fps 1080p @30fps
Flash LED LED
Front Camera 16MP 5MP
OS Android, v7.0 (Nougat) Android, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
CPU 1.4GHz, Octa-core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 1.4GH
GPU Adreno 505 Adreno 505
Battery Non-removable, 3080mAH, Li-ion Non-removable, 4100mAH, Li-ion
Fingerprint Sensor Yes Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Support Yes, with A-GPS Support
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Fingerprint Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Fingerprint
Connectivity 4G VoLTE, WiFi-hotspot, Bluetooth, microUSB 4G VoLTE, WiFi-hotspot, Bluetooth, microUSB
Price Rs.8,999 Rs.6,999

Conclusion

Xiaomi has certainly cranked it up a notch with Redmi Y1. Compared to its predecessor Redmi 4, Redmi Y1 is slimmer, faster, it has more storage capacity and a bigger screen size. Although Redmi Y1 is priced slightly higher than Redmi 4, it’s definitely worth the price.

Redmi Y1 Lite vs Redmi 4A

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Xiaomi Redmi 4A
Sim Type GSM+GSM GSM+GSM (Hybrid Slot)
Dual Sim Yes Yes
Weight 150g 131g
Touch Yes, Multi-touch Yes, Multi-touch
Screen Size 5.5 inches, 720 X 1280 pixels 5 inches, 720 X 1280 pixels
PPI 267 PPI 294 PPI
RAM 2GB 2GB
Internal Memory 16GB 16GB
Rear Camera 13MP with autofocus 13MP with autofocus
Features Face Detection, Geo Tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus Face Detection, Smile Detection, Geo Tagging, Panorama, Touch to focus
Video Recording 1080p @ 30fps 1080p @30fps
Flash LED LED
Front Camera 5MP 5MP
OS Android, v7.0 (Nougat) Android, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
CPU 1.4GHz, Quad-core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Processor 1.4GHz, Quad-core, Snapdragon 425 Processor
GPU Adreno 308 Adreno 308
Battery Non-removable, 3080mAH, Li-ion Non-removable, 3120mAH, Li-ion
Fingerprint Sensor Yes Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS Support Yes, with A-GPS Support
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Connectivity 4G VoLTE, WiFi-hotspot, Bluetooth, microUSB 4G VoLTE, WiFi-hotspot, Bluetooth, microUSB
Price Rs.6,999 Rs.6,799

Conclusion

The new Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite is much better than its predecessor, Xiaomi Redmi 4A. It is slimmer and has a bigger screen size. For almost the same price, Equipped with the latest version of Android (Nougat), Redmi Y1 Lite comes out as a clear winner.

What is a flash sale?

A flash sale is nothing but a promotion of a new product offered by a company on an e-commerce portal for a short period of time. With the time limit and the limited availability of products, it is quite challenging to get your hands on your desired products. As of now, Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite are on flash sale on Amazon.in and on Mi Store. Check it out.

Now is your chance!

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