Vivo has launched a new Y-series smartphone, the Vivo Y32, which is the world’s first smartphone to be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 680 processor. It comes with a 6.51-inch display, a dual rear camera and a 5000mAh battery that supports fast charging.
Vivo Y32 is a dual SIM phone that runs on OriginOS 1.0 from the company based on Android 11. It was launched in China with a 6.51 inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20: 9. The screen has a contrast ratio of 1500:1, a screen-to-body ratio of 89 percent and a standard refresh rate of 60 Hz.
The device has an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 680 chipset coupled with 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM that can be virtually expanded up to 12GB along with 128GB of internal storage.
It costs CYN 1,399 (about Rs 16,700) and is available in several colors including Foggy Night and Harumi Blue. However, no information has been shared regarding the release date or availability of the phone outside of China.
Coming to the camera department of the smartphone, the Vivo Y32 has a dual rear camera which consists of a 13 megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.2 lens and a 2 megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.4 lens. The device also comes with an 8-megapixel selfie camera on the front with an f/1.8 lens.
For connectivity, the smartphone comes with dual-SIM, 4G, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GNSS (GPS, BeiDou, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS), a USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
It has all the essential sensors such as an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass, proximity sensor and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
It has a large 5000 mAh battery with support for 18W fast charging. The smartphone is designed to provide up to 27 days of standby time or more than 18 hours of talk time on a single charge. The dimensions of the smartphone are 164.26 × 76.08 x 8 mm and it has a weight of 182 grams.
In related news, Vivo is expected to launch the V23 mid-range smartphone soon. While details on the V23 and V23 Pro are scarce, the V23 Pro is rumored to go on sale first, followed by the V23 in the first half of January. However, Vivo has not yet disclosed any information about the V23 series.