Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A)

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A)
Brand: Xiaomi
Category: Smartphone
  • Released: November 2017
  • OS: Android 7.1.2 (Nougat)
  • Display: 5.5 Inches, 83.4 cm2
  • Camera: 13 MP (Rear) & 16 MP (Front)
  • RAM: 3 GB & 4 GB
  • Storage: 32 GB & 64 GB
  • Battery: 3080 mAh

Price in Bangladesh 2024 & Full Specifications

Basic Info

Announced November 2017
Launch Date November 2017
Status Not Available
Brand Xiaomi
Model Redmi Y1 (Note 5A)
Color Gold, Dark Grey, Silver & Rose Gold
Price In Bangladesh 3/32 GB - BDT 13,500 Taka
4/64 GB - BDT 15,990 Taka


Chipset Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 (28 nm)
OS Android 7.1.2
CPU Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 505


Dimensions 153 x 76.2 x 7.7 mm
Weight 153 Grams
Build Glass front, plastic back & aluminum frame
SIM Dual Nano SIM (Dual Stand-By)


Size 5.5 Inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Refresh Rate 60Hz
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Pixel Density 267 ppi

Main Camera

Resolution 13 MP
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps
AutoFocus Yes
Flash Yes, LED Flash

Selfie Camera

Resolution 16 MP (Wide)
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps


Internal 32 GB & 64 GB
RAM 3 GB & 4 GB
Memory Card Slot microSD
External Card Slot
Other Features Internal Storage Expandable up to 256 GB


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - (SIM 1 & SIM 2)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE
Speed HSPA & LTE


WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n & Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetooth Yes (4.2, A2DP, LE)
FM radio YES
USB microUSB v2.0


Sensors Fingerprint (Rear-Mounted), Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Compass & Proximity
Messaging SMS (Threaded View), MMS, Email, Push Email & IM
Browser HTML5
Alert types Ringtones & Vibration
Audio Jack 3.5mm


Battery type Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
Fast Charging
Battery Capacity 3080 mAh
Wireless Charging

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on a review by our experts

  • Features 7 / 10
  • Camera 8 / 10
  • Performance 7 / 10
  • Display 6 / 10
  • Design 7 / 10
  • Usability 8 / 10
  • Connectivity 7 / 10
  • Battery 8 / 10

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A) Price in Bangladesh

The starting price of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A) in Bangladesh is BDT 13,500 Taka and keep in mind that this price is only set for the 3/32 GB variant of RAM/ROM.

3/32 GB BDT 13,500 Taka
4/64 GB BDT 15,990 Taka

All the variants of this mobile are listed above in the pricing table.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A) Features

Xiaomi Redmi Y1, also known as the Redmi Note 5A in the global market and Redmi Note 5A Prime in China and Malaysia is a versatile smartphone that caters to a wide range of users.

Launched in November 2017, this phone remains relevant for its features and performance.


Redmi Y1 features a 5.5-inch IPS LCD, offering a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The screen’s 16:9 aspect ratio and ~267 ppi density provide clear and vibrant visuals.

It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3, ensuring durability against scratches and minor impacts.


The device boasts a 13 MP main camera with an f/2.2 aperture, capable of capturing detailed images. It supports features like LED flash, HDR, and panorama, enhancing the photography experience.

The selfie camera is a 16 MP wide lens, perfect for high-quality self-portraits and video calls.


Redmi Y1 supports GSM, HSPA, and LTE networks, ensuring wide coverage and fast internet speeds. It includes essential connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS, making it a suitable choice for everyday use.


Powered by the Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 chipset and an Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, the phone handles tasks efficiently.

The Adreno 505 GPU supports decent gaming and multimedia experiences. It runs on Android 7.1.2 (Nougat) with MIUI 11, offering a user-friendly interface and useful features.

Body and Storage

The phone’s body is sleek and comes in colors like Gold, Dark Grey, Silver, and Rose Gold. It offers two storage variants: 32GB with 3GB RAM and 64GB with 4GB RAM, along with a dedicated microSDXC slot for additional storage.


Redmi Y1 is equipped with a non-removable Li-Ion 3080 mAh battery, providing up to 32 hours of talk time and up to 75 hours of music play.

This ensures that the phone can last through a day of moderate usage without frequent charging.

Additional Features

It includes a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, and compass, enhancing security and functionality.

The phone also retains the 3.5mm headphone jack, a feature appreciated by many users.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 (Note 5A) stands as a reliable and affordable smartphone choice, offering a balanced mix of performance, camera quality, and durability.

Its features cater well to everyday use, making it a suitable option for those seeking a budget-friendly smartphone.

Disclaimer Note

We do not say that all the information provided in this page is fully accurate and up to date.

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