“The Vivo Y95 will come as a successor to the Y83 smartphone that was launched a couple of months back”
Vivo could launch a new mid-range smartphone under its Y-series in the near future. 91mobiles’ retail sources have confirmed that the handset will be dubbed the Vivo Y95, and the company could price it below Rs 15,000. The details about the upcoming Vivo phone are scarce at the moment, but what we do know is that the device will be a successor to the previously launched Y83 (first impression) smartphone, and hence could come with slightly upgraded specs. The launch of the Vivo Y95 is expected to happen before Diwali.
Talking about the Vivo Y83, it was unveiled back in August in India. The handset packs a 6.22-inch HD+ display with a notch up top and an aspect ratio of 19:9. At the core, there’s a MediaTek Helio P22 chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 256GB with a microSD card. For photography, the phone employs a 13-megapixel shooter on the rear with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. On the front, it boasts of an 8MP sensor with features like AI Makeup and customised beauty effects.
On the software front, the Vivo Y83 run Android Oreo-based FunTouchOS out of the box. The fingerprint sensor is on the rear panel, but you can also unlock the device with face unlock. Connectivity options include dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. Finally, a 3,260mAh battery completes the specs sheet of the handset.
The Vivo Y83 was launched at a sticker price of Rs 14,990; however, it’s currently retailing for Rs 1,
|Octa Core, 2 GHz|
|MediaTek Helio P22|
|4 GB RAM|
|6.22 inches (15.8 cm)|
|720x1520 px, 270 PPI|
|13 MP Primary Camera|
|8 MP Front Camera|