[Deal Alert] Xiaomi Redmi Y2 on Sale Today at 12PM With 10% SBI Discount Offer on Amazon

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The Amazon Freedom has kick-started today and the e-commerce platform is flooded with a spree of offers. For 4 days, starting today, a plethora of products across different categories are available at incredibly low prices. During this Freedom Sale, you can get your hands on Xiaomi Redmi Y2 with 10% off on the listed price using an SBI card.

Amazon Freedom Sale: Offer on Xiaomi Redmi Y2

The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 goes on sale at 12 PM on Amazon today. The device is available in two storage variants- 3G + 32GB variant and 4GB + 64GB variant, selling for Rs. 9,999 and Rs. 12,999 respectively. You will get an instant discount of 10% on the Redmi Y2 upon using an SBI debit card for making the payment. Furthermore, the Airtel users can avail a cashback of Rs. 1800 and up to 240GB data free with the device. You can set a reminder notification from Amazon to grab your hands on the smartphone before it goes out of stock.

Redmi Y2: Specifications, Features

The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is the successor to the Redmi Y1 which was launched earlier last year. The smartphone sports a metal rear panel with rounded edges making it easy to hold. The Xiaomi Redmi Y2 comes with an embedded fingerprint reader at the back, which has been a trademark of the Redmi series. The device also comes with a Face Unlock feature. For imaging, the sensors at the front of the device have been upgraded to feature a 16MP front-facing camera which is also accompanied by an LED flash for quality selfies and video calls via third-party apps. The back of the device houses a dual 12MP+5MP camera setup which also comes with an LED flash to handle pictures in low lighting conditions. The camera set up on the device delivers a precise Bokeh effect.

In terms of display, the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 boasts a 5.99-inch HD+ display which is a big enough to enjoy games and watch videos. The screen resolution is 720 x 1440 pixels and has an aspect ratio of 18:9. The outdoor legibility of the screen is decent and it is paired with wide viewing angles which aid a better visual experience while playing games and watching videos.
Under the hood, the device is equipped with an octa-core Snapdragon 625 SoC processor which is paired with 3GB/4GB of RAM for a flawless smartphone experience. On the software front, the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 runs the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box. For power, the device is fuelled by a non-removable Li-Ion 3,080mAh battery which is expected to last an entire day under moderate use.
For storing apps and data, the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 comes with two onboard storage options- 32GB and 64GB. The inbuilt storage space can be expanded further up to 256GB using microSD card based on your requirements. On the connectivity front, the options that tag along with the Xiaomi Redmi Y2 include 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, a microUSB 2.0 port, and support for dual SIM.

Amazon Freedom Sale: Other Offers, Deals

The Amazon Freedom sale is live now and will end on 12th August 2018. The offers’ listing page mentions up to 40 per cent off on the original listed prices of smartphones during the sale, with more than 50 different offers on about 25 brands. Apart from gadgets, the e-commerce giant is offering hefty discounts on products in every category. The Home and kitchen appliances are on sale with up to 70% off on the listed price. The fashion brands like PUMA, Levis, GAP and more are offering a minimum of 50% off on the attires. On electronics such as air conditioners and television sets, you can save up to 40 per cent on products from more than 30 brands. Head on to the Amazon India website and buy your favourite products at unbelievably low prices.


Gargi’s inclination towards gadgets developed over the four years that she invested on her Electronics and Communication degree. She last worked at HeyMojo Inc., where she lead the product marketing team and designed chatbots for the top QSRs around the world. Currently, she is a regular contributor at MySmartPrice and plans on enlightening readers with interesting news on smartphones and telecom industry. Oh, and did we forget to mention that she is also a growth hacker.