Xiaomi Redmi Y2 and Realme 1 come with the plastic body, Redmi Y2 has a metallic finish back whereas Realme 1 looks like Glass body which has a diamond finish, Honor 7C come with metal body with plastic on top and Rear The design looks better on Realme 1 in spite having a plastic body. On Display, Redmi Y2 and Honor 7C have a 5.99-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 display whereas Realme 1 has 6-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ IPS display also comes with Gorilla Glass which lacks in Redmi Y2 and Honor 7C Overall Display quality is better on Realme 1.
Redmi Y2 powered Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Processor compared to Realme 1 which has Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 processor, Honor 7C has 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 Processor Redmi Y2 and Realme 1 performance is good, Honor 7C performance is decent. Redmi Y2 and Honor 7C comes with 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB internal storage whereas Realme 1 has 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM with 32GB/64/128GB internal storage All three phones have dedicated MicroSD card slot.
On Camera Redmi Y2 has a 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1.25μm pixel size, PDAF, secondary 5MP camera and 16MP front-facing camera with LED flash, Realme 1 comes with a 13MP rear camera with LED flash, a f/2.2 aperture, and 8MP front-facing camera both phones have support for depth mode, 1080P video recording. Honor 7C has 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, secondary 2MP camera, and 8MP front-facing camera, Honor 7C Rear Camera has support for depth mode can record 1080P videos and 720P from front camera. Honor 7C and Redmi Y2 have better portrait mode compared to Realme 1.Overall camera performance is better on Redmi Y2. Honor 7C lowlight and front camera is average, Realme 1 depth mode is average.
Redmi Y2 runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9.5, Realme 1 runs on ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo) whereas Honor 7C runs on Android 8.0 Oreo with EMUI 8.0. Realme 1 is confirmed to get Android P Update, Redmi Y2 will be getting MIUI 10. All phones have Face Unlock feature works well under good lighting does not work in the Low light. Realme 1 lacks fingerprint scanner which is available in Redmi Y2 and Honor 7C. All phones have single speaker output is decent.
Realme 1 has Dual 4G VoLTE support which lacks in Redmi Y2 and Honor 7C. All three phones have Micro USB port Realme 1 has higher 3410mAh battery, Redmi Y2 3080mAh battery whereas lower 3000mAh battery on Honor 7C all phones do not support fast charging. Battery life is better on Realme 1. Realme 1 offers FHD+ Display, Good performance, Camera, Battery life but lacks fingerprint scanner, Redmi Y2 has a better camera, Good performance, and Battery life, plastic body, No display protection whereas Honor 7C has decent performance, metal body, front camera and a low light camera is average.
|Display: 5.99-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 display||5.99-inch (2160 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 display||5.99 inches HD+ LCD (~268 PPI) 2.5D Curved Glass Display|
|CPU: Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 Processor||Octa Core MediaTek Helio P60 (MT6771) 12nm processor||1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 Processor|
|Adreno 506 GPU||Mali-G72 MP3 GPU||Adreno 506 GPU|
|RAM 3/4GB RAM||3GB/4GB/6GB RAM||3/4GB RAM|
|ROM 32/64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD||32GB/64GB/128GBGB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD||32GB/64GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD|
|Camera 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1.25μm pixel size, PDAF, secondary 5MP camera||13MP rear camera with LED flash, a f/2.2 aperture||13 MP rear camera with LED flash, secondary 2MP camera|
|16MP front-facing camera with LED flash||8MP front-facing camera||8MP front-facing camera|
|Dual SIM,4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS||Dual SIM ,4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS||Dual SIM,4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS|
|Battery 3080mAh Battery||3410mAh battery||3000mAh battery|
|Android 8.1 (Oreo) with MIUI 9.5||ColorOS 5.0 based on Android 8.1 (Oreo)||Android 8.0 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.0|
|Dimensions: 160.73 × 77.26 × 8.1mm; Weight: 170g||156×75.3×7.8mm ; Weight: 158g||158.3 x 76.7 x 7.8mm; Weight: 164g|
|Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor,Face Unlock||Face Unlock
||Fingerprint sensor, Face Unlock|
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 is Priced at Rs 9,999 for 3GB RAM and Rs 12,999 for 4GB RAM model.Honor 7C is priced at 3GB + 32GB Rs 9,999 in India, 4GB + 64GB Rs 11,999. Realme 1 is priced at Rs 8990 for 3GB RAM, Rs 10,990 for 4GB RAM and Rs 13,990 for 6GB RAM and 128GB Storage. If you are looking for a good camera and decent performance Redmi Y2 is better choice. Realme 1 does not have a fingerprint scanner. Honor 7C has Metal body but lacks good performance and Cameras. Looking for a budget smartphone under Rs 10,000 than Realme1 and Redmi Y2 3GB RAM variant are worth buying you can skip Honor 7C. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1, Honor 9 Lite are other options under Rs 12,000.