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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime)

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime)
alaScore 88

23 reviews

Jun, 2021

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime). The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A / Redmi Note 5A Prime) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Mike Wobker (

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime Smartphone Review


Quality does not have to be expensive. With the Redmi Note 5A Prime, Xiaomi offers a robust 5.5-inch device for a low price. Aside from a 16 MP selfie camera, it comes with an infrared sensor at less than 200 Euros (~$233). In this review, we clear up...

solid battery life ; good price-performance ratio ; infrared sensor

low contrast ratio display ; no USB type-C

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Prime offers a solid smartphone package for users who attach great importance to a good front camera. In most benchmarks, the Xiaomi smartphone surpasses devices in the same price range in terms of system performance; only...

Jul, 2018

Expert review by : Shomik Sen Bhattacharjee (

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 review: An affordable phone but selfie enthusiasts might want to stay away from this one


The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 sticks to what has worked for the company in an attempt to up it a little bit by including a 16 MP selfie camera for selfie lovers.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 packs a lot of what we have seen in this year’s budget smartphones from the company. The Y1 sticks to most of what has worked for the company with an attempt to up the notch a little by including a 16 MP selfie camera.

Dec, 2017

Expert review by : Marie Black (

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A (2GB)


This budget smartphone is a great deal at under £70 delivered. Find out what makes the Note 5A such good value in our review of this super-budget Xiaomi Redmi phone.

Expert review by : Hardik Singh (

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 32 GB Review


The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is for people who like to click selfies on a budget and don't want to break the bank for good ones.

Best in class selfie camera ; Good display ; Decent performance

Plastic build ; Smaller battery

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 is now the best phone for selfie lovers with a budget of under Rs. 10,000. It is a decent performer and has the same qualities we have seen on other Xiaomi phones. The only real compromise is in build quality.

Dec, 2017

Expert review by : Shruti Dhapola (

Redmi Y1 review: Is this the new budget king from Xiaomi?


Xiaomi Redmi Y1 review: Redmi Y1's price is Rs 8,999 for the 3GB RAM variant and here's how the phone performed in our review.

As I’ve said, the main proposition point with Redmi Y1 is the big display, not the selfie camera. The selfie camera is strictly above average, nothing exceptional. Think of these phones, Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite as bigger versions of Redmi 4, though...

Nov, 2017

Expert review by : Vipul Vij (

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Review, Detailed Specifications: Best Budget Smartphone in India


Xiaomi introduced a new lineup of smartphones in India which will focus on the ever-growing craze of selfies. The Redmi Y1 is the first smartphone launched in the lineup along with the Redmi Y1 Lite. Priced competitively, is the Redmi Y1 the new budget...

One of the best in the Under Rs. 10,000 price bracket

Nov, 2017

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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Review


Here's our Xiaomi Redmi Y1 review. The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 was launched in India earlier this month and is aimed at those who take a lot of selfies.

Lightweight ; Performance ; Battery ; Fingerprint Scanner ; Dedicated slot for microSD card

3 GB RAM + 32 GB internal storage ; 4 GB RAM + 64 GB internal storage

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Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Hands-On [Images]


Here's our Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Hands-On. The Redmi Y1 is Xiaomi's first selfie-centric smartphone. It also comes with decent hardware for its price.

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