The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is a dual-SIM phone with slots for two nano SIMs and a microSD card (2 + 1 hybrid SIM tray).
However, two 4G networks cannot be used at the same time. You have to put your 4G SIM card in the primary (No. 1) slot.
Q14. Is There a Dedicated Memory Card Slot in the Redmi Y1?
Yes, the Redmi Y1 has a dedicated slot for memory cards.
The hybrid tray lets you slap two SIM cards and a memory card all at the same time.
Q15. Is the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Waterproof?
No, the Redmi Y1 is not waterproof. In fact, the USP of the Xiaomi devices have been their incredible prices and, as CEO Lei Jun pointed out last year, waterproofing any device would make the price shoot up by almost 20%-30%.
Q16. Is the Display Protected?
Yes, the front of the Redmi Y1 is protected with a Corning Gorilla glass.
The retail box of the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 packs the following contents:
SIM tray ejection tool
Redmi Y1 is priced at Rs 8,999 for 3GB/32GB variant and Rs 10,999 for 4GB/64GB variant.
Q21. What Is the Price of Redmi Y1 in India?
The Redmi Y1 is priced at Rs 8,999 for the 3GB/32GB variant and Rs 10,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant.
Will You Buy It?
Phew, that was pretty long! The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is touted to be a phone primarily meant for the selfie-minded youths. So, what are your thoughts on the Redmi Y1? Do drop us a line or two in the comments below.