Vivo Y55s is the latest in line of Y series of affordable smartphones from the company. Featuring a 5.2 inch HD display with a 2.5D curved glass and Snapdragon 425 SoC, the Vivo Y55s is an entry level smartphone that hopes to build on the success of the Vivo V5 Plus launched earlier this year.
Vivo Y55s Specifications
The Vivo Y55s comes with a 5.2 inch IPS LCD display with a HD resolution. The display is covered by a 2.5D curved glass for enhanced viewing angles and user experience. The phone's pixel density is a healthy 282 PPI, which is quite decent in this price range.
Powering the Y55s is a quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC, featuring a 1.4 GHz quad core processor. The graphics are handled by Adreno 308 GPU. As far as memory is concerned, the Y55s comes with 3GB RAM and 16GB internal storage, which can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card.
In terms of imaging, the Vivo Y55s is equipped with a 13MP rear camera along with a single LED flash. On the front, you get a 5MP camera for selfies and video calling.
Other features of the Y55s include split-screen multitasking, an eye protection mode to reduce blue light and help reduce eye strain. The phone comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow with Funtouch OS 3.0 on top.
Connectivity options on the Y55s include dual SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. The phone is powered by a 2730 mAh battery.
Pricing And Availability
The Vivo Y55s has been priced at Rs. 12,490. It will be available in Crown Gold and Space Grey colour options. It will be available for purchase throughout India starting February 26th.
Speaking on the launch, Kent Cheng, CEO, Vivo India, said:
“After the success of Vivo V5 Plus, we hereby strengthen our Y series portfolio with the launch of this power packed device, the Y55s. We at Vivo are motivated by our endeavor to consistently set industry benchmarks by offering best in class features at affordable prices. Focused on our commitment in servicing customer satisfaction through quality products, we are hopeful that our latest innovation will be as successful as our previous offerings. We are confident that Vivo will have a great run in the year 2017.”