Vivo launches the Vivo Y5s in China on Wednesday. This is a mid-range smartphone and offers good value for the money. Here’s everything you need to know about the Vivo Y5s.
Vivo Y5s goes official
- The Vivo Y5s goes official.
- The Vivo Y5s comes with triple rear cameras.
- The Vivo Y5s includes 5000mAh battery with fast charging support.
On Wednesday Vivo launched a new Y-series smartphone in its home market, China. It is the Vivo Y5s. The smartphone comes with gradient finish design and sports triple rear camera setup, dot drop notch on the front and slim bezels. The Vivo Y5s is technically the same smartphone as the Vivo Y19 that launched in Thailand some weeks ago. The Vivo Y5s launches with a starting price tag of CNY 1,498 that roughly translates to around Rs 15,000.
The Vivo Y5s offers pretty decent specs for the mid-range price it comes for. The Vivo Y5s comes packed with a 6.53-inch full-HD+ screen that offers resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. For the Vivo Y5s, the company has partnered with MediaTek chip manufacturer. The Vivo Y5s is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Helio P65 processor coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. On the software front, the Vivo Y5s runs FunTouch OS 9.2 based on Android 9 Pie. As of yet, there are no words on whether the phone will be upgraded to Android 10 or not.
One of the key highlights of the Vivo Y5s is its battery. The smartphone comes packed with a 5000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. Camera is one of the key factors of the Vivo Y5s. On the rear the Vivo Y5s includes a triple camera setup — 16-megapixel primary sensor, 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera and 2-megapixel macro lens. On the front for clicking selfies the smartphone includes a 13-megapixel image sensor.
The Vivo Y5s launches in only one variant. It comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The Vivo Y5s will be available in three colours Blue, Black, and Green. The smartphone is expected to go on sale in the days to come. The sale date is yet to be officially revealed. As for now, there are no words on whether the Vivo Y5s will hit other markets like India or not.