Xiaomi is working on the successor of Redmi Y2 (S2). A piece of new information has appeared online which reveals that the Redmi Y3 may arrive soon as the handset has received Wi-Fi certification. The details of the certification published on the Wi-Fi Alliance (WFA) website.
The listing shows the Redmi Y3 with the M1810F6G model number will be running Android 9 Pie with MIUI 10 skin on top and will support Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n connectivity. It’s worth mentioning that the Redmi Y2 is the Indian version of the Redmi S2 which was launched in China. So, in China Xiaomi may bring this phone as the Redmi S3.
In India or in other markets this smartphone is likely to arrive as Redmi Y3.
Xiaomi launched the Redmi Y2 in India in May 2018 at a budget price starting at Rs. 9,999 for the 3GB RAM and 32GB storage version. However, earlier his year, the company made a price cut and now the handset is available at a price tag of Rs. 8,999.
Redmi Y2 Specifications
Redmi Y2 has a 5.99-inch display offering a resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset powers the handset and there is a 3080 mAh of battery. You get a 12MP + 5MP camera setup at the rear which supports electronic image stabilization (EIS) and portrait mode.
There is an AI 16MP selfie camera on the front of the Redmi Y2 with a selfie light. You can also use the front camera to unlock the phone using face unlock feature.
Right now, there is no information when the Redmi Y3 will arrive but we’re expecting it to enter the market in the second quarter of this year.