Xiaomi Redmi Y2, MIUI 10 launch in India at 3 pm today: How to watch livestream, features, etc
Xiaomi is expected to unveil the Redmi Y2, the likely successor to the Redmi Y1 in India today. Xiaomi MIUI 10 software will also be revealed, and the company will likely announce a list and timeline for the rollout of the new MIUI operating system. MIUI is Xiaomi’s own user interface, which powers its phones. It should be noted that Redmi Y2 from Xiaomi will be a rebranded version of the Redmi S2, which was launched in China earlier this year
Xiaomi Redmi Y2, MIUI 10 launch in India: Live stream timing, how to watch
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 unveiling 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.
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 India launch: Specifications and Expected price
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 Rs 10,600 after translation. We can expect the Redmi Y2 standard version to cost around Rs 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
Xiaomi MIUI 10: Features, release date
Xiaomi’s India Manu Kumar Jain had tweeted a short teaser about the MIUI 10 launch in India. The expectation is that MIUI 10 will be showcased at today’s event as well. MIUI 10 includes a revamped task manager, gesture controls and AI portrait mode. This will ensure support for Bokeh/Portrait photos even on single sensor cameras, and 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