Vivo, a smartphone manufacturer that has steadily increased its market share with an elaborate presence in offline Indian smartphone market, today added another new budget Android phone – Y55L- to its India portfolio.
The Vivo Y55L is a design forward smartphone that comes with a 5.2-inch HD display with 2.5D gorilla glass layered on top of it. The handset is powered by Snapdragon 430 octa-core processor with 4 cores clocked at 1.5 GHz and other four clocked at 1.2GHz. The chipset is assisted by 2GB LPDDR3 RAM and 16GB internal storage. You can also add up to 128GB of micro SD card storage.
The handset includes dual SIM card slots, an 8MP primary camera, 5MP selfie camera, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and 2650mAh battery.
The software is Android Marshmallow based FuntouchOS that integrates a split-screen feature for multitasking and an eye protection mode with Blue light filter.
The Vivo Y55L is just 7.5 mm thick and weighs 142 grams. It will be available in Gold and Space Grey color options starting from October 15th, 2016 for 11,980 INR.
“At Vivo, we always aim to offer new and exciting features for our valued customers. I would like to express my heartfelt pleasure to be appointed as CEO, for a market which is dynamic with a robust smartphone user base. My vision is to further the brand promise, articulate and realise the intrinsic brand value for the next stage of our growth in the coming months.
India is a very important market for us because of the maximum smartphone penetration. We want to cater to every price point with our innovative products. And, through Y55L we want to tap the users that are looking for a smartphone that not just looks great but also delivers the desired results with its overall package,” said Kent Cheng, the new Vivo India CEO.
Key Specifications of Vivo Y55L:
|Display||5.2 inch HD IPS display, 2.5D glass|
|Processor||Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor|
|Camera||8MP rear and 5MP front camera|
|Inbuilt Memory||16GB, Expandable|
|Dimensions and Weight||147.9×72.9×7.5mm and 142 grams|
|Software||Android 6.0 Marshmallow based FuntouchOS|