Android 9.0 Firmware Update Now Applicable To More Redmi Smartphones, Check Out The Latest “Eligible” Device 


The Redmi Y2 is the one to be subjected to the Android 9.0 (Pie) treatment.

Written By Tech Desk | Mumbai | Updated On:

The Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system firmware update is now rolling out to more Redmi smartphones and this time it is the turn of the Redmi Y2 users to receive the newer firmware update. In case you are a user of the Redmi Y2, the “Pie” should now be available both automatically over-the-air (OTA) and manually as well.  

The latest Android Pie OS update, as per official information, bears version number V10.3.3.PEFMIXM and should occupy a mammoth 1.4GB internal storage area within your Redmi Y2 smartphones. As far as newer aspects are concerned, the ability to lock Google Contacts should be live.  

Also, the update claims to have fixed the issue wherein contacts could not be deleted from SIM cards of Redmi Y2 smartphones.  

Then, there are other newer enhancements that deserve to be checked out personally within Redmi Y2 phones.  

In case you should check for the Android Pie update manually, then navigate (from within your smartphones) to Settings > About Phone > Software Updates > Check for updates.  

Prior to the newest rollout, the Redmi Y2 ran the Android 8.1 (Oreo) firmware. Then, the Redmi Y2 comes with key technical specifications such as: 

  • 5.99-inch HD display, with Face Unlock feature 
  • Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system 
  • 12MP + 5MP AI dual rear cameras 
  • 16MP front camera 
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC 
  • 3GB, 4GB RAM editions 
  • 32GB, 64GB internal storage variants based on RAM 
  • MicroSD card slot for expansion of internal storage up to 256GB 
  • LTE, HSPA, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, microUSB 2.0 connectivity options 
  • 3080mAh battery. 

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