MIUI 9 Update for Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Mi Mix 2, Mi 5 and Mi Mix is available now

Xiaomi recently announced the global version of MIUI 9 on November 2 during the release of its Redmi Y1 smartphone in India. Even before the announcement, select Mi 6, the Mi Mix 2, and the Mi Max 2 users started receiving the update. Alongside, Xiaomi also released the MIUI 9 Beta Stable update for the Redmi Note 4 and rolled out the ROM to all the users. The company is now adding some more smartphones to the MIUI 9 update list.

Here is the Update schedule for MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM

1st Batch

Date –  November 2
Devices – Redmi 4 and Mi Max 2

2nd Batch | 1st Round

Date – 16 Nov
Devices – MI MIx 2, Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Mi 5, Mi MIx

2nd batch | 2nd Round

Date – 20 Nov
Devices – Redmi 4, Mi Max, Mi Max Prime

3rd Batch

Date – Early December
Devices – Others

Know More about Redmi Y1



Redmi Y1 Full Phone Specifications, LED, VOLTP, OTG

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 smartphone was launched in November 2017. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. Xiaomi Redmi Y1 price in India starts from Rs. 8,999.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 16-megapixel front shooter for selfies.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 3080mAh non-removable battery. It measures 153.00 x 76.20 x 7.70 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 153.00 grams.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Infrared, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 detailed specifications

Release date- November 2017
Form factor –Touchscreen
Dimensions (mm) –153.00 x 76.20 x 7.70
Weight (g) -153.00
Battery capacity (mAh)- 3080
Removable battery- No
Colours Gold, Dark Grey

SAR value- 1.09


Screen size (inches)- 5.50
Touchscreen- Yes

Resolution- 720×1280 pixels


Processor- 1.4GHz octa-core
Processor make –Qualcomm Snapdragon 435

Internal storage- 32GB
Expandable storage- Yes
Expandable storage type –microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)- 128


Rear camera 13-megapixel

Front camera 16-megapixel


Operating System Android 7.0

Skin MIUI 9


Wi-Fi –Yes
Wi-Fi standards supported- 802.11 b/g/n
GPS -Yes
Bluetooth- Yes, v 4.10
Infrared –Yes
FM –Yes
Number of SIMs – 2
SIM Type – Nano-SIM (VoLTE Enabled)
Compass/ Magnetometer – Yes
Sensors – Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Gyroscope,