Vivo today launched another selfie centric mid-range smartphone in India. The device, dubbed as Vivo Y69 is priced at Rs. 14,990 and will be available from Flipkart, Amazon and offline retailers across the country starting from September 1.
The Vivo Y69 comes with a 16MP front camera along with Moonlight selfie flash. It comes with a fingerprint sensor integrated in the home button. Other features include a 5.5 inch HD display, an octa core processor and a 3,000mAh battery.
Vivo Y69 Specifications
The Vivo Y69 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with Funtouch OS 3.2 skinned on top. The device features a 5.5 inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and a 2.5D curved glass display with Corning Gorilla glass 3 for protection.
It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor clubbed with Mali T860 GPU, 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. It comes with a dedicated microSD card slot, allowing you to use a SD card without having to remove a SIM card.
Coming to the camera department, the Vivo Y69 features a 13MP primary camera with Samsung S5K3L8 sensor, f/2.2 aperture and an LED flash. On the front, the device sports a 16MP secondary camera with a Samsung S5K3P3ST sensor, f/2.0 aperture and a Soft Moonlight flash.
Powering the device is a 3,000mAh battery. Connectivity options on the Y69 include dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and a Micro-USB port.
Pricing and Availability
The Vivo Y69 has been priced at Rs. 14,990 and will be available in Champagne Gold and Matte Black color options starting from September 1 at Flipkart, Amazon and from retail stores across the country.
Speaking at the launch, Kenny Zeng, CMO, Vivo India said,
“We are pleased to introduce the Y69 in the Y series product portfolio and are confident that its premium design and superior camera features will offer great value to customers at an ideal price point. With the festive season around the corner, we are committed to fulfilling our brand promise and adding a surprise element for our valued customers with innovative devices. The forthcoming quarter shows real promise, and we are confident that our latest offering will gather positive responses from the customers.”