Xiaomi is expected to unveil the Redmi Y2 and MIUI 10 software in India. The company will likely declare a list and timeline for the rollout of the new MIUI operating system.
The upcoming Redmi Y2 smartphone will be exclusive to the e-commerce portal, Amazon India. The website has already listed the smartphone on its website with teasers.
It also discloses some of the aspects of the smartphone, including a 16MP, AI selfie camera. Here are details on Redmi Y2 launch timings, how to watch Livestream and more.
MIUI 10 launch in India how to watch the live webcast?
Xiaomi is hosting an event in New Delhi for its next selfie-centric smartphone under the Y-series. The Redmi Y2 launch event will kick-off at 3:00 PM IST. Users will be able to watch the release of the new Redmi Y2 on Xiaomi’s official website, mi.com. The Chinese manufacturer has put a dedicated page event.mi.com/in/realyousmartphone whereby users can stream the smartphone launch event live.
To recall, MIUI 10 includes a revamped task manager, gesture controls, and AI portrait mode. This will ensure support for Bokeh or Portrait photos even on single sensor cameras. It will be powered by Artificial Intelligence. MIUI 10 will be used to determine what apps are used most by the user and the OS will launch them faster.
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 India launch
Xiaomi is expected to bring the Redmi Y2 as a rebranded version of the Redmi S2 in the Indian smartphone market. The selfie-focused Redmi S2 was introduced in China last year. Redmi S2 was priced in China starting at CNY 999 which converts to ₹10,600 after translation.
We can expect the Redmi Y2 standard version to cost around ₹9,999 in India for the starting variant. Though Xiaomi could price it even lower if one goes by some reports. Redmi Y2 will likely be launched in two variants in the Indian market.