Chinese smartphone maker Vivo has released another affordable Y-series smartphone, dubbed Vivo Y32. It is the world’s first phone to come with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 680 chipset. Other highlighting details of the Vivo Y32 includes a dual-camera setup, a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and an eye-catching design.
Vivo Y32 price and availability
The Vivo Y32 has been launched in China at a price tag of CNY 1,399 (roughly Rs 16,700) for the sole 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option. It will be available in two colour options – Harumi Blue and Foggy Night. The phone will be up for purchase in China soon. However, there is no word regarding the international availability.
Vivo Y32 design and specifications
In terms of appearance, the newly-announced Vivo Y32 looks pretty much similar to the Y33s, which was released earlier this year. It features a dewdrop notch for the selfie camera. Coming to the specifications part, the Y32 flaunts a 6.51-inch LCD screen with 1600 x 720 pixels HD+ resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, and an 89% screen-to-body ratio.
The Vivo phone is powered by the Snapdragon 680 chipset. It has eight Kryo 265 cores clocked with each core having a clock speed of up to 2.4GHz. It is based on a 6nm process and has Adreno 610 for all the GPU-related tasks.
Vivo Y32 features a rectangular camera island on the back that includes a 13MP primary shooter, joined with a 2MP secondary lens. On the front, there’s an 8MP selfie shooter inside the notch. The phone has 8GB LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB UFS 2.1 storage. It has a microSD card slot for storage expansion of up to 1TB. The handset is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with 18W fast charging support. Other notable specs include 4G, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, a USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
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