Vivo Y51s 5G launched with punch-hole display and 48MP triple rear cameras: price, specifications

Vivo just launched a phone powered by Samsung's 5G chipset

  • Vivo Y51s has been launched in China
  • The smartphone comes with Samsung’s Exynos chipset
  • Vivo Y51s also touts a punch-hole display and 48MP triple rear cameras

Vivo Y51s has been launched in China with mid-range specifications and an affordable price tag. The handset comes with 5G connectivity as it uses Samsung’s Exynos 880 chipset. The new Vivo Y51s also touts a punch-hole screen that bears over 90 percent screen-to-body ratio, triple rear cameras – headlined by 48MP primary sensor, and a beefy 4,500mAh battery. There’s no word on the Vivo Y51s India launch as yet, but here’s a quick look at the phone’s China price and specifications.

Vivo Y51s price and availability

The Vivo Y51s price in China is set at RMB 1,798 (~Rs 19,000) for the sole variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. The handset comes in Black, Blue and White colours and will go on sale in China from July 29th onwards.

Vivo Y51s specifications

Coming to the Vivo Y51s specifications, the handset supports dual SIMs and runs FunTouch OS 10.5 atop Android 10 out of the box. The phone features 6.53-inch (1,080 x 2340p) Full HD+ LCD display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 90.4 percent screen-to-body ratio, and a punch-hole in the top left corner for the selfie camera. The Y51s is powered by Exynos 880 SoC, which built-in SA & NSA dual-mode for 5G, coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB user-expandable storage up to 256GB with microSD card. The Vivo Y51s also comes with liquid-cooled heat pipes, multi-layer PGS graphite heat sinks, and thermally conductive gel that promises up to 10-degree Celsius heat reduction.  

The Vivo phone rocks triple rear cameras, which includes 48MP primary sensor with f/1.79 aperture + 2MP depth sensor + 2MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Up front, the handset sports a 16MP shooter for selfies and video calling. The Vivo Y51s houses a 4,500mAh battery and supports 18W fast charging. The phone runs Android 10-based FunTouchOS out of the box. Other features include a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, dual speakers, and connectivity options such as Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/GLONASS, micro USB port, and 3.5mm headphone jack. The handset measures 162.05mm × 76.61mm × 8.46mm and weigh 190 grams.